Pharmacy Technician Jobs in Norfolk, 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 - East Providence, RI (21 miles from Norfolk, MA)
Strictly adheres to the Walgreen Co. policy regarding Good Faith Dispensing during all applicable prescription dispensing activities....
2 days ago
CVS Health - Stoughton, MA (11 miles from Norfolk, 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....
2 days ago
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center - Boston, MA (21 miles from Norfolk, MA)
Preferred Qualifications: Three to six months experience as a hospital pharmacy technician. Ability to perform simple and complex pharmaceutical calculations....
4 hours ago
Walgreens - Stoughton, MA (11 miles from Norfolk, MA)
Strictly adheres to the Walgreen Co. policy regarding Good Faith Dispensing during all applicable prescription dispensing activities....
2 days ago
Massachusetts General Hospital(MGH) - Boston, MA (21 miles from Norfolk, MA)
LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, AND/OR REGISTRATIONS: Current MA Pharmacy Technician license required. National PTCB Certification required. EDUCATION: High School diploma or GED Equivalency required....
18 hours ago
Walgreens - Arlington, MA (22 miles from Norfolk, MA)
Strictly adheres to the Walgreen Co. policy regarding Good Faith Dispensing during all applicable prescription dispensing activities....
2 hours ago
EBNHC - Boston, MA (21 miles from Norfolk, MA)
Time Type: Full time Department: Retail Pharmacy - Gove All Locations: East Boston Description: The certified lead pharmacy technician is responsible for providing support and assistance to clinical...
2 days ago
Walgreens - Ashland, MA (12 miles from Norfolk, MA)
Strictly adheres to the Walgreen Co. policy regarding Good Faith Dispensing during all applicable prescription dispensing activities....
1 day ago
East Boston, MA (23 miles from Norfolk, MA)
Time Type: Full time Department: Retail Pharmacy - Gove All Locations: East Boston Description: The certified lead pharmacy technician is responsible for providing support and assistance to clinical...
1 day ago
Walgreens - North Providence, RI (18 miles from Norfolk, MA)
Strictly adheres to the Walgreen Co. policy regarding Good Faith Dispensing during all applicable prescription dispensing activities....
1 day ago
Wegmans - Westwood, MA (9 miles from Norfolk, MA)
Under the guidance of a mentor, you will bring your coursework to life, gain a comprehensive knowledge of the retail pharmacy industry and be an active contributor in the department, learning to provide...
2 days ago
CVS Health - Arlington, MA (22 miles from Norfolk, 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....
2 days ago
Walgreens - Newton, MA (18 miles from Norfolk, 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....
2 days ago
Lifespan - Providence, RI (20 miles from Norfolk, MA)
Assists the Pharmacy Technician Group leader in assigned areas of the hospital or retail pharmacy to coordinate activities of Pharmacy Technicians and support personnel in keeping with the scope of...
19 hours ago
Walgreens - Marlborough, MA (19 miles from Norfolk, MA)
Strictly adheres to the Walgreen Co. policy regarding Good Faith Dispensing during all applicable prescription dispensing activities....
4 hours ago

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Salary for Pharmacy Technician Jobs in Norfolk, MA

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

$37,110

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Pharmacy Technicians in Norfolk, 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 Norfolk, 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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