Pharmacy Technician Jobs in California

Assist pharmacists as required, providing support in areas such as packaging medications and maintaining records. Pharmacy technicians are typically responsible for administrative duties related to drug management. They prepare and label medications, perform routine inspections to ensure that all drugs are being stored properly, monitor/replenish pharmacy equipment/supplies when necessary, and handle client issues regarding insurance companies. Because many of their tasks involve data processing, they are capable with computers and have a working knowledge of general/brand drug names, doses, and classifications.

Pharmacy technicians work under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist, who may request that they complete additional duties. Examples of potential assignments include training other employees and interfacing with suppliers.

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CVS Health - Norco, CA
future of health care. Pharmacy Technicians are at the forefront of our purpose as they deliver compassionate care to our millions of patients every day. The Pharmacy Technician Trainee is a training...
1 day ago
Randstad USA - Redlands, CA
Book your next position at this national retail pharmacy chain with 200,000 colleagues located in 46 states, Washington DC and Puerto Rico. The chain includes 31 specialty pharmacies and a network of...
2 days ago
Dignity Health - Rancho Cordova, CA
The pharmacy technician specialist is responsible for gathering information from medical records and other sources as required to process medication refill requests while adhering to the departments...
2 days ago
RX Relief - Sonoma, CA
Retail Pharmacy Technician Retail Pharmacy Technician Job Description Join one of the nations leading pharmacist placement firms! Right now, Rx relief has a great opportunity for an experienced Pharmacy...
2 days ago
UCLA Health System - Westwood, CA
have a CA Pharmacy Technician License or CA Pharmacy Intern License. 11. Must be a current Pharm.D. student in an accredited Pharm.D. program. Summary Information Job Title: Pharmacy Technician 1- Weeke...
11 hours ago
CVS - Los Angeles, CA
Job details --> Title Pharmacy Technician - Sterile Compounding - Los Angeles CA Req ID 424463BR Business Area Coram CVS/specialty infusion services Job Category Pharmacy Technician Location - State/Ci...
1 day ago
TEKsystems - Los Angeles, CA
Family of Hiring Companies Pharmacy Technician - Infusion Compounding Job Description: Current National Pharmacy Technician Certification Job Description: Pharmacy Technician in a growing segment of heal...
13 hours ago
San Francisco, CA
compensation: Very competitive for qualified candidate employment type: full-time Licensed pharmacy technician needed for independent pharmacy in Oakland. Experience highly preferred. Needs to work well...
14 hours ago
Chico, CA
compensation: Call For Details employment type: part-time Seeking a part time pharmacy technician. Must be PTCB and CA licensed....
15 hours ago
Stanford Hospital & Clinics - Stanford, CA
compounds and labels intravenous admixtures, cancer chemotherapy and parenteral nutrition patient specific doses using strict aseptic technique. Prepares, packages, compounds and labels non-sterile drug...
11 hours ago
United Health Group Inc. - Irvine, CA
equivalent 5 years of experience as a Pharmacy Technician Current and unrestricted Pharmacy Technician license in the state of California National Pharmacy Technician Certification Proficient computer skills...
12 hours ago
CVS/pharmacy - Goleta, CA
The Pharmacy Technician Specialist is an advanced practice position intended for a motived and experieced technician, who has customer service and sterile IV compounding experience. The Pharmacy Tech...
3 days ago
Universal Health - Temecula, CA
ESSENTIAL KNOWLEDGE / SKILLS Knowledgeable of and complies with laws, rules and regulations that govern the practice of pharmacy. Pyxis experience with knowledge of Pyxis Reports (i.e.,...
1 day ago
UCLA Health - Los Angeles, CA
ribution of cytotoxic agents. 9. Ability to lift 25 lbs and push 50 lbs. 10. Must have a CA Pharmacy Technician License or CA Pharmacy Intern License. 11. Must be a current Pharm.D. student in an accredi...
1 day ago
Rx Relief - Fresno, CA
fill the order IV Pharmacy Technician Do you have recent pharmacy experience as a IV Pharmacy Technician? If so, this is the position for you! Apply Today! Specific IV Pharmacy Technician Requirements Area...
1 day ago

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Title Synonyms

Users interested in this job title also searched for the following job titles

  • Pharmacy Tech
  • Certified Pharmacy Technician

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Pharmacy Technician positions

  • CVS Caremark
  • CVS Health
  • Raley's and BelAir
  • RiteAid
  • Rite Aid Corporation
  • Sutter Health
  • Dignity Health
  • Rx Relief
  • Career Staff Rx
  • Health Net, Inc.

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Pharmacy Technician positions.

  • Certified Pharmacy Technician
  • PTCB Certified
  • Licensed Pharmacy Technician
  • IV Certified

Qualifications / Skill Sets

The following top skills are often required or desired to land a Pharmacy Technician position

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  • Communication Skills
  • Component Object Model (COM)
  • Compounding
  • Customer Satisfaction
  • Customer Service
  • Data Entry
  • Energetic
  • Filling Prescriptions
  • Friendliness
  • Health Care
  • HIPAA
  • Hospital Pharmacy Operations
  • Innovation
  • Insurance Billing
  • Inventory Management
  • IV Admixture
  • Labeling
  • Leading
  • Listening
  • Management
  • Math
  • Microsoft Access
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Word
  • Orientation
  • Pharmaceutical Calculations
  • Pharmaceutical Sales
  • Pharmacy Benefit Manager
  • Pharmacy Management
  • Pharmacy Operations
  • Pill Counting
  • Policy Development
  • Prescription Dispensing
  • Prescription Verification
  • Prioritizing
  • Public Speaking
  • Pyxis
  • Regulations
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Restocking
  • Retail
  • Retail Pharmacy
  • Scheduling
  • Staff Supervision
  • Stocking
  • Teamwork
  • Training
  • Training and Development
  • Typing
  • Verbal Communication
  • Written Communication

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