Pharmacy Technician Jobs in Prairieville, 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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Ochsner Health - Baton Rouge, LA (18 miles from Prairieville, LA)
Pharmacy Technician Certificate issued by the Louisiana Board of Pharmacy Preferred - Certified through the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) Must...
2 days ago
Baton Rouge General - Baton Rouge, LA (18 miles from Prairieville, LA)
Requirements Must have a Certified Pharmacy Technician Permit with the Louisiana Board of Pharmacy...
3 days ago
Ochsner Health System - Baton Rouge, LA (18 miles from Prairieville, LA)
Accurately compounds IV admixtures and other extemporaneous preparations utilizing aseptic techniques and proper pharmaceutical procedures....
4 days ago
Our Lady Of The Lake Rmc - Baton Rouge, LA (18 miles from Prairieville, LA)
Responsible for the preparation of non-sterile compounding and packaging. Ability to accurately draw up oral syringes, compound oral suspensions....
10 days ago
Walgreens - Denham Springs, LA (21 miles from Prairieville, LA)
Strictly adheres to the Walgreen Co. policy regarding Good Faith Dispensing during all applicable prescription dispensing activities....
14 days ago
Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center - Baton Rouge, LA (18 miles from Prairieville, LA)
The Pharmacy Technician 1 Inventory Control position, the Buyer 1 purchases assigned, specialized commodities, equipment, and services for OLOLRMC Pharmacy....
14 days ago
Baton Rouge General - Baton Rouge, LA (18 miles from Prairieville, LA)
Requirements IV Experience Hospital Experience Sterile Compounding PTCB Certification State of Louisiana Pharmacy Technician License...
14 days ago
Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center - Baton Rouge, LA (18 miles from Prairieville, LA)
The Pharmacy Technician 2 Retail position, under direct supervision of a registered pharmacist, assists with compounds and dispensing medical prescriptions and may be expected to perform some clerical...
15 days ago
Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center - Baton Rouge, LA (18 miles from Prairieville, LA)
Responsible for the preparation of non-sterile compounding and packaging. Ability to accurately draw up oral syringes, compound oral suspensions....
15 days ago
Baton Rouge General - Baton Rouge, LA (18 miles from Prairieville, LA)
JOB PURPOSE OR MISSION: Responsible for day-to-day supervision, education and training of all pharmacy technicians and technician students in assigned pharmacy....
16 days ago
Ochsner Health System - Baton Rouge, LA (18 miles from Prairieville, LA)
Prepares IV admixtures and other extemporaneous compounds and enters TPN orders into the computer system....
16 days ago
Ochsner Health System - Baton Rouge, LA (18 miles from Prairieville, LA)
Prepares IV admixtures and other extemporaneous compounds and enters TPN orders into the computer system....
16 days ago
Walgreens - Baton Rouge, LA (18 miles from Prairieville, LA)
Strictly adheres to the Walgreen Co. policy regarding Good Faith Dispensing during all applicable prescription dispensing activities....
23 days ago
Anthem Blue Cross - Baton Rouge, LA (18 miles from Prairieville, LA)
Pharmacy Technician in Baton Rouge, Louisiana Description SHIFT: Day Job SCHEDULE: Full-time Pharmacy Technician - Call Center Responsible for the interpretation and data entry of basic prescriptions...
26 days ago
Ochsner Health System - Baton Rouge, LA (18 miles from Prairieville, LA)
Prepares IV admixtures and other extemporaneous compounds and enters TPN orders into the computer system....
26 days ago

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Salary for Pharmacy Technician Jobs in Prairieville, LA

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

$33,670

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Pharmacy Technicians in Prairieville, LA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (26.1%)
  • High School or GED (21.8%)
  • 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 Prairieville, 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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