Pharmacy Technician Jobs in Gardner, 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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Certified Pharmacy Technician

  • Hy-Vee
  • Spencer, MA
  • 1 day ago

Licensed, through a national certification program, as a pharmacy technician....

Pharmacy Technician I, IP, FT, Days

  • UMass Memorial Health Care
  • Worcester, MA
  • 11 hours ago

Requisition #: 229131 Title: Pharmacy Technician I Department: Pharmacy Location: UMass Memorial Medical Center Grade: TEC7 Posting Date: 6/29/2022 Shift: 1st, Day Status: Non-Exempt Union: Share Hours...

PT Pharmacy Technician Certified

  • Hannaford Supermarkets
  • Lunenburg, MA
  • 1 day ago

Address: USA-MA-Lunenburg-333 Mass Ave Store Code: Store 08388 Pharmacists (2758676) Hannaford Supermarkets started out as a fresh produce vendor in Portland, Maine way back in 1883, and is still...

Certified Pharmacy Technician, Per Diem

  • UMass Memorial Health Care
  • Worcester, MA
  • 11 hours ago

Requisition #: 229341 Title: Certified Pharmacy Technician Department: Pharmacy Location: UMass Memorial Medical Center Grade: 11 Posting Date: 7/6/2022 Shift: Per Diem Status: Non-Exempt Union: PDDIF...

Pharmacy Tech Pharmacy Tech

  • Worcester, MA
  • 11 hours ago

Pharmacy Tech Pharmacy Tech Location: Worcester, MA Start Date: 08/01/2022 Shift: 5x8 Evenings Setting: Contact your Anders recruiter for details! Apply online or contact us ASAP for more...

Certified Pharmacy Technician Toc, Pt, D

  • University of Massachusetts Memorial Healthcare
  • Worcester, MA
  • 4 days ago

Massachusetts pharmacy technician registration and national pharmacy certification by Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) required....

Pharmacy Technician II, Ip

  • University of Massachusetts Memorial Healthcare
  • Worcester, MA
  • 4 days ago

Pharmacy Technician II, IP, FT, Days UMass Memorial Health Care, Inc....

Pharmacy Technician, Outpatient Ops, FT, Day

  • UMass Memorial Health Care
  • Worcester, MA
  • 7 days ago

Requisition #: 228816 Title: Pharmacy Technician Department: Pharmacy Outpatient Operations Location: UMass Memorial Medical Center Grade: TEC7 Posting Date: 6/22/2022 Shift: 1st, Day Status: Non-Exempt...

Pharmacy Technician II, IP, FT, Days

  • UMass Memorial Health Care
  • Worcester, MA
  • 7 days ago

Performs all major responsibilities of an Inpatient Pharmacy Technician I. Complies with all state and federal standards for compounding medications....

Certified Pharmacy Technician TOC, PT, Day

  • UMass Memorial Health Care
  • Worcester, MA
  • 7 days ago

Massachusetts pharmacy technician registration and national pharmacy certification by Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) required....

Pharmacy technician

  • Fitchburg, MA
  • 9 days ago

Are you tired of working for a chain pharmacy? Do you want to get paid better? Apply now!!! PelMeds Pharmacy is coming to Fitchburg ***Have you never worked in a pharmacy BUT want a change***...

Pharmacy Technician II, Inpatient Pharmacy, FT, Eve

  • UMass Memorial Health Care
  • Worcester, MA
  • 12 days ago

Performs all major responsibilities of an Inpatient Pharmacy Technician I. Complies with all state and federal standards for compounding medications....

Pharmacy Technician I, Inpatient Pharmacy, FT, Nights

  • UMass Memorial Health Care
  • Worcester, MA
  • 12 days ago

Current license with the Massachusetts Board of Pharmacy Certified by one of the national governing bodies such as Pharmacy Technician Certification Board PTCB, or the National Healthcareer Association...

Pharmacy Technician II, Inpatient Pharmacy, FT, Days

  • UMass Memorial Health Care
  • Worcester, MA
  • 12 days ago

Performs all major responsibilities of an Inpatient Pharmacy Technician I. Complies with all state and federal standards for compounding medications....

Pharmacy Technician I, Inpatient Pharmacy, FT, Eve

  • UMass Memorial Health Care
  • Worcester, MA
  • 12 days ago

Current license with the Massachusetts Board of Pharmacy Certified by one of the national governing bodies such as Pharmacy Technician Certification Board PTCB, or the National Healthcareer Association...

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Pharmacy Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Pharmacy Technicians in Gardner, MA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (26.3%)
  • High School or GED (21.5%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (17.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (13.5%)
  • Doctorate Degree (13.1%)
  • Master's Degree (5.5%)
  • 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 Gardner, MA
  • Less than 1 year (42.3%)
  • None (38.7%)
  • 2-4 years (10.9%)
  • 1-2 years (8.1%)

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