Pharmacy Technician Jobs in Adams, MA

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 - Williamstown, MA (6 miles from Adams, MA)
Strictly adheres to the Walgreen Co. policy regarding Good Faith Dispensing during all applicable prescription dispensing activities....
2 days ago
Walgreens - Pittsfield, MA (14 miles from Adams, MA)
Ensures the use of all elements of the Good Faith Dispensing policy in conjunction with state and federal controlled substance laws when filling prescriptions....
3 hours ago
Berkshire Health Systems, Inc. - Pittsfield, MA (14 miles from Adams, MA)
Retail Pharmacy experience a plus. Education and Training: High school diploma. License, Certification # Registration: None....
8 days ago
Berkshire Health Systems, Inc. - Pittsfield, MA (14 miles from Adams, MA)
The Retail Pharmacy Technician Trainee receives clinical skill instruction....
8 days ago
Berkshire Health Systems, Inc. - Pittsfield, MA (14 miles from Adams, MA)
DEFINITION/PRIMARY FUNCTION The Pharmacy Technician Trainee position is a training opportunity to become registered and a Certified Pharmacy Technician....
21 days ago
CVS Health - North Adams, MA (4 miles from Adams, MA)
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....
28 days ago
CVS Health - Lenox, MA (19 miles from Adams, MA)
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....
30+ days ago
Walgreens - Adams, MA
Strictly adheres to the Walgreen Co. policy regarding Good Faith Dispensing during all applicable prescription dispensing activities....
45+ days ago
CVS Health - Pittsfield, MA (14 miles from Adams, MA)
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....
60+ days ago
Price Chopper - Pittsfield, MA (14 miles from Adams, MA)
party billing issues and other questions, which do not require the professional judgment of the pharmacist....
90+ days ago
Berkshire Health Systems, Inc. - Pittsfield, MA (14 miles from Adams, MA)
Education and Training: Must be proficient in all functions of Hospital Pharmacy Technician job including IV room compounding and Hazardous Drug # Chemotherapy compounding....
90+ days ago

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Pharmacy Technician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Become a Pharmacy Technician
Becoming a pharmacy technician is a simpler path than most students think. While many students are convinced that becoming certified involves months of schooling -currently this is NOT the case....

Good Pharmacy Practice: Introduction to Clinical Pharmacy Services
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The Good Pharmacy Practice (GPP) guidelines are a set of standards laid out by the World Health Organisation to ensure pharmacists provide...


Diploma in Pharmacy Technician
This course will first introduce you to the different types of pharmacies, including community and institutional pharmacies, and the roles and responsibilities of each pharmacy. You will then...

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Salary for Pharmacy Technician Jobs in Adams, MA

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

$37,110

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Highest Education Level

Pharmacy Technicians in Adams, MA 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 Adams, MA
  • 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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