Pharmacy Technician Jobs in Gretna, LA

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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Walgreens - Gretna, LA
If PTCB certified, assists with and coaches pharmacy technicians in the operation of pharmacy systems and cashiers in the operation of the pharmacy cash registers....
2 days ago
Ochsner Health System - New Orleans, LA (3 miles from Gretna, LA)
Technician Licensure or National Certification Preferred - Certified Pharmacy Technician License Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) Must have computer skills and dexterity required for data entry...
2 days ago
Walgreens - Westwego, LA (8 miles from Gretna, LA)
If PTCB certified, assists with and coaches pharmacy technicians in the operation of pharmacy systems and cashiers in the operation of the pharmacy cash registers....
7 hours ago
Walgreens - Metairie, LA (8 miles from Gretna, LA)
Job Objectives Learn to provide the best patient experience through assisting the pharmacist and pharmacy team members in accordance with state and federal regulations. Responsible for using...
1 day ago
Walgreens - Saint Rose, LA (16 miles from Gretna, LA)
If PTCB certified, assists with and coaches pharmacy technicians in the operation of pharmacy systems and cashiers in the operation of the pharmacy cash registers....
8 hours ago
Walgreens - Paradis, LA (22 miles from Gretna, LA)
If PTCB certified, assists with and coaches pharmacy technicians in the operation of pharmacy systems and cashiers in the operation of the pharmacy cash registers....
7 hours ago
Wal-Mart - Harvey, LA (3 miles from Gretna, LA)
Must obtain National Pharmacy Technician Certification issued by PTCB (PTCE) or NHA (ExCPT) within 9 months of job entry. Preferred Qualifications......
14 hours ago
Select Medical Corporation - Jefferson, LA (6 miles from Gretna, LA)
Overview Ochsner Rehabilitation Hospital *A joint venture with Select Medical & Ochsner Hospital* Jefferson, LA Pharmacy Technician (PRN Shifts) Benefits of being a Pharmacy Technician with us: Working...
1 day ago
Soliant Health - New Orleans, LA (3 miles from Gretna, LA)
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2 days ago
Soliant Health - New Orleans, LA (3 miles from Gretna, LA)
Position Description : Hiring hospital experience pharmacy technicians. Must have 1-3 years hospital experience, inpatient hospital experience....
2 days ago
Loyal Source - New Orleans, LA (3 miles from Gretna, LA)
Loyal Source is actively seeking a motivated Pharmacy Tech for a contract assignment in New Orleans, LA.Requirements:Active Pharmacy Tech license1 year experience as a Pharmacy TechBLS through...
1 day ago
Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc - Marrero, LA (7 miles from Gretna, LA)
This apprenticeship program gives you an entry point to a career in health care by guiding you in taking steps towards becoming a Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) Certified Pharmacy Technician...
5 days ago
Ochsner Clinic Foundation - New Orleans, LA (3 miles from Gretna, LA)
Preparation Certifications Required - Pharmacy Technician Certification in the state of practice Sterile Product Preparation Certification Preferred - National Pharmacy Technician Certification *5...
6 days ago
Ochsner Health System - New Orleans, LA (3 miles from Gretna, LA)
Technician Licensure or National Certification Preferred - Certified Pharmacy Technician License Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) Must have computer skills and dexterity required for data entry...
6 days ago
Soliant Health - New Orleans, LA (3 miles from Gretna, LA)
Soliant Health is seeking an experience Pharmacy Technician local or willing to travel to New Orleans, Louisiana! Housing and travel allowances are available!...
6 days ago

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Salary for Pharmacy Technician Jobs in Gretna, LA

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

$31,960

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Pharmacy Technicians in Gretna, LA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (26.0%)
  • High School or GED (22.1%)
  • Vocational or Certification (17.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree (13.2%)
  • Associate's 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 Gretna, LA
  • 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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