Pharmacy Technician Jobs in Joliet, IL

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 - Woodridge, IL (16 miles from Joliet, IL)
The Pharmacy Technician position provides individuals with an opportunity to work in a leading retail pharmacy company and in a role that positively impacts the lives and health of others....
1 day ago
Aurora Healthcare - Downers Grove, IL (21 miles from Joliet, IL)
Pharmacy Technician certification (CPhT) issued by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board....
9 hours ago
Kroger Company - Naperville, IL (16 miles from Joliet, IL)
Career Opportunities: Pharmacy Technician (1986670) Requisition ID 1986670 - Posted 01/12/2022 - IL - Naperville - 1300 S....
3 days ago
CVS Health - Glen Ellyn, IL (24 miles from Joliet, IL)
The Pharmacy Technician position provides individuals with an opportunity to work in a leading retail pharmacy company and in a role that positively impacts the lives and health of others....
3 days ago
CVS Health - Oswego, IL (10 miles from Joliet, IL)
The Pharmacy Technician position provides individuals with an opportunity to work in a leading retail pharmacy company and in a role that positively impacts the lives and health of others....
4 days ago
Symbria - Woodridge, IL (16 miles from Joliet, IL)
Illinois Pharmacy Technician license and Certification (CPhT) as per state requirements.?...
4 days ago
Symbria - Woodridge, IL (16 miles from Joliet, IL)
Pharmacy Technician License as per State requirements. Pharmacy Technician Certification as per State requirements. Previous data entry experience is preferred; minimum one year....
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4 days ago
Walgreens - Glen Ellyn, IL (24 miles from Joliet, IL)
Strictly adheres to the Walgreen Co. policy regarding Good Faith Dispensing during all applicable prescription dispensing activities....
4 days ago
Northwestern Medicine - Palos Heights, IL (23 miles from Joliet, IL)
Qualifications High school graduate and must be registered with the State of Illinois as a Pharmacy Technician; currently certified with the Pharmacy Certification Board (PTCB)....
5 days ago
Aurora Healthcare - Downers Grove, IL (21 miles from Joliet, IL)
Technician or Pharmacy Technician Student Certification (CPhT) issued by PTCB or ExCPT within two years of hire, or sooner if required by law....
5 days ago
Walgreens - Palos Hills, IL (23 miles from Joliet, IL)
Strictly adheres to the Walgreen Co. policy regarding Good Faith Dispensing during all applicable prescription dispensing activities....
5 days ago
CVS Health - Yorkville, IL (12 miles from Joliet, IL)
The Pharmacy Technician position provides individuals with an opportunity to work in a leading retail pharmacy company and in a role that positively impacts the lives and health of others....
5 days ago
CVS Health - Tinley Park, IL (20 miles from Joliet, IL)
The Pharmacy Technician position provides individuals with an opportunity to work in a leading retail pharmacy company and in a role that positively impacts the lives and health of others....
5 days ago
CVS Health - Naperville, IL (16 miles from Joliet, IL)
The Pharmacy Technician position provides individuals with an opportunity to work in a leading retail pharmacy company and in a role that positively impacts the lives and health of others....
5 days ago
CVS Health - Braidwood, IL (19 miles from Joliet, IL)
The Pharmacy Technician position provides individuals with an opportunity to work in a leading retail pharmacy company and in a role that positively impacts the lives and health of others....
5 days ago

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Salary for Pharmacy Technician Jobs in Joliet, IL

This is the average annual salary for Pharmacy Technician jobs in Joliet, IL as reported by the BLS.

$33,980

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Pharmacy Technicians in Joliet, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (26.2%)
  • High School or GED (21.7%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (17.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (13.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree (13.1%)
  • Master's Degree (5.4%)
  • Some College (1.7%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Pharmacy Technicians in Joliet, IL
  • None (47.2%)
  • Less than 1 year (40.0%)
  • 1-2 years (7.8%)
  • 4-6 years (4.6%)
  • 2-4 years (0.4%)

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