Pharmacy Technician Jobs in Dunkirk, MD

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 - Largo, MD (12 miles from Dunkirk, MD)
Strictly adheres to the Walgreen Co. policy regarding Good Faith Dispensing during all applicable prescription dispensing activities....
2 days ago
Walgreens - Beltsville, MD (24 miles from Dunkirk, MD)
Strictly adheres to the Walgreen Co. policy regarding Good Faith Dispensing during all applicable prescription dispensing activities....
1 day ago
Walgreens - Annapolis, MD (18 miles from Dunkirk, MD)
Strictly adheres to the Walgreen Co. policy regarding Good Faith Dispensing during all applicable prescription dispensing activities....
1 day ago
Walgreens - Chester, MD (24 miles from Dunkirk, MD)
Strictly adheres to the Walgreen Co. policy regarding Good Faith Dispensing during all applicable prescription dispensing activities....
2 days ago
Walgreens - Upper Marlboro, MD (7 miles from Dunkirk, MD)
Strictly adheres to the Walgreen Co. policy regarding Good Faith Dispensing during all applicable prescription dispensing activities....
2 days ago
Walgreens - Alexandria, VA (22 miles from Dunkirk, MD)
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Kaiser Permanente - Washington, DC (23 miles from Dunkirk, MD)
Greets members at front desk, enters information about prescriptions into computer system, receives payment from members, and prepares medications for approval by pharmacist. Essential...
2 days ago
Walgreens - Bowie, MD (18 miles from Dunkirk, MD)
Ensures the use of all elements of the Good Faith Dispensing policy in conjunction with state and federal controlled substance laws when filling prescriptions....
1 day ago
Walgreens - Charlotte Hall, MD (21 miles from Dunkirk, MD)
Strictly adheres to the Walgreen Co. policy regarding Good Faith Dispensing during all applicable prescription dispensing activities....
2 days ago
Washington, DC (23 miles from Dunkirk, MD)
Pharmacy Technician Washington, DC Pharmacy - Pharmacy Technician 1 day ago Washington, DC...
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Walgreens - Bowie, MD (18 miles from Dunkirk, MD)
Strictly adheres to the Walgreen Co. policy regarding Good Faith Dispensing during all applicable prescription dispensing activities....
1 day ago
The Arora Group, Inc. - Fort George G Meade, MD (24 miles from Dunkirk, MD)
QUALIFICATIONS OF THE PHARMACY TECHNICIAN Graduation from a formal Pharmacy Technician training program Certification by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB)1 year of experience as a Pharmacy...
11 hours ago
University of Maryland Medical Center - Hyattsville, MD (21 miles from Dunkirk, MD)
Performs supervised large and small volume IV admixture preparation according to established accuracy and quality standards.15....
10 hours ago
Walgreens - Forestville, MD (15 miles from Dunkirk, MD)
Strictly adheres to the Walgreen Co. policy regarding Good Faith Dispensing during all applicable prescription dispensing activities....
2 days ago
Walgreens - Clinton, MD (14 miles from Dunkirk, MD)
Strictly adheres to the Walgreen Co. policy regarding Good Faith Dispensing during all applicable prescription dispensing activities....
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Salary for Pharmacy Technician Jobs in Dunkirk, MD

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

$36,870

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Pharmacy Technicians in Dunkirk, MD 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 Dunkirk, MD
  • 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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