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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Sutter Health - San Francisco, CA
Prepare medications and supplies for pharmacist clerks in accordance with JCAHO and other regulatory standards. Provide technical and supportive pharmacy services to patient care areas serving...
1 day ago
Mission Viejo, CA
Experience employment type: full-time I have multiple positions open for a California Licensed Pharmacy Technician at the CVS Pharmacy in Mission Viejo, CA located at 25511 Muirlands Blvd Mission Viejo, CA...
2 days ago
CVS - West Hollywood, CA
CVS Health - Job details --> Title Pharmacy Technician - Specialty Pharmacy Req ID 426495BR Business Area CVS Health Job Category Customer Service Pharmacy Technician Location - State/City CA - West Hollywood...
2 days ago
Sacramento, CA
cology Pharmacy Technician needed in Sacramento, CAJob Description:Under direct supervision of Oncology Pharmacist, Oncology Certified Nurse, or Oncologist, the Oncology Pharmacy Technician prepares...
1 day ago
Chico, CA
ructor-Pharmacy Technician DEFINITION: The Pharmacy Technician instructor is responsible for providing students with the skills and understanding necessary to perform as a Pharmacy Technician in a re...
13 hours ago
Agoura Hills, CA
equipment/supplies, and vaccinations. We are looking for a full-time experienced licensed pharmacy technician who has excellent customer service skills. Knowledge of the RX30 pharmacy system a real plus...
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Rite Aid - Ramona, CA
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, AND/OR REGISTRATIONS The Pharmacy Technician position requires the following licenses and/or certifications: -Pharmacy Technician certification where required by state law. -Ri...
1 day ago
Riverside, CA
compensation: BOE employment type: full-time Looking for experienced and licensed Pharmacy Tech to fill immediate opening with growing independent pharmacy in Riverside, CA. The pharmacy is...
2 days ago
Valley Children's Healthcare - Madera, CA
High School Diploma/GED; and B) current Pharmacy Technician Certification and registration with the CA State Board of Pharmacy. National Pharmacy Technician certification (PTCB) and a minimum of 1 year...
2 days ago
B. Braun - Fremont, CA
Making over 300,000 local deliveries annually, CAPS pharmacies operate 365 days a year to dispense labeled, patient-specific and anticipatory IV prescriptions to our health system pharmacy customers. CAPS...
12 hours ago
Roseville, CA
ilization management, and claims examination staff. Create and/or review reports from the pharmacy benefit manager portal. Create utilization management cases within care management software and assign...
13 hours ago
The Dogtor - Paramount, CA
pharmacist and administrative team Documents maintenance of technical skills appropriate to pharmacy technician All McLean team members are expected to consistently demonstrate our values of integrity...
1 hour ago
Agoura Hills, CA
equipment/supplies, and vaccinations. We are looking for a full-time experienced licensed pharmacy technician who has excellent customer service skills. Knowledge of the RX30 pharmacy system a real plus...
1 hour ago
Scripps Health - Encinitas, CA
g basic pharmacy technician duties. Works under the supervision of registered pharmacists. Experience/Specialized Skills: High school diploma or equivalent. Graduate of Pharmacy Technician Program....
1 day ago
Omnicare, Inc - Lodi, CA
Batch and print labels, forms and delivery tickets Prepare backup pharmacy orders Comply with a process that addresses all state and federal guidelines regarding medication labeling. Provide dispensi...
1 day ago

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Title Synonyms

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

  • Certified Pharmacy Technician
  • Pharmacy Tech

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Pharmacy Technician positions

  • CVS Caremark
  • CVS Health
  • Raley's and BelAir
  • RiteAid
  • Soliant Health
  • Sutter Health
  • Rite Aid Corporation
  • Dignity Health
  • Scripps Health
  • Pharmerica

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Pharmacy Technician positions.

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

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
  • Energetic
  • Filling Prescriptions
  • Friendliness
  • Health Care
  • HIPAA
  • Hospital Pharmacy Operations
  • Innovation
  • Insurance Billing
  • Inventory Management
  • IV admixture
  • 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
  • Sterile Compounding
  • Stocking
  • Teamwork
  • Telephone Skills
  • Training
  • Training and Development
  • Typing
  • Verbal Communication
  • Written Communication

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