Pharmacy Technician Jobs in Schenectady, NY

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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Price Chopper - Malta, NY (13 miles from Schenectady, NY)
party billing issues and other questions, which do not require the professional judgment of the pharmacist....
2 days ago
CVS Health - Colonie, NY (9 miles from Schenectady, NY)
Preferred Qualifications - National Pharmacy Technician certification preferred - 2+ years of pharmacy technician experience Education Verifiable High School diploma or GED is required....
1 day ago
Walgreens - Amsterdam, NY (14 miles from Schenectady, NY)
Strictly adheres to the Walgreen Co. policy regarding Good Faith Dispensing during all applicable prescription dispensing activities....
1 day ago
Delhaize America - Colonie, NY (9 miles from Schenectady, NY)
Job Title: Pharmacy Technician Department: Pharmacy Essential Job Functions: Support and work with pharmacist to achieve outstanding pharmaceutical care....
2 days ago
Trinity Health Corporation - Albany, NY (8 miles from Schenectady, NY)
Employment Type: Part time Shift: Evening Shift Description: Registered Pharmacy Technician - St....
2 days ago
CVS Health - Colonie, NY (9 miles from Schenectady, NY)
Preferred Qualifications - National Pharmacy Technician certification preferred - 2+ years of pharmacy technician experience Education Verifiable High School diploma or GED is required....
1 day ago
Price Chopper - Schenectady, NY
The role of Central Fill Pharmacy Technician is to support to the pharmacist by providing efficient, accurate prescription dispensing, inventory management, supply ordering, maintaining the workflow...
4 days ago
Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc - West Sand Lake, NY (20 miles from Schenectady, NY)
Strictly adheres to the Walgreen Co. policy regarding Good Faith Dispensing during all applicable prescription dispensing activities....
5 days ago
UnitedHealth Group Inc. - Colonie, NY (9 miles from Schenectady, NY)
Energize your career with one of Healthcare's fastest growing companies. You dream of a great career with a great company - where you can make an impact and help people. We dream of giving you the...
5 days ago
Trinity Health - Albany, NY (8 miles from Schenectady, NY)
Employment Type: Part time Shift: Rotating Shift Description: Pharmacy Intern St. Peter's Hospital Per Diem - Rotating shifts Position Summary: Pharmacy Intern performs the technical aspects of...
5 days ago
Hannaford - Wynantskill, NY (17 miles from Schenectady, NY)
Hannaford Certified Pharmacy Technician Department: Pharmacy Essential Job Functions: 1....
5 days ago
CVS Health - Malta, NY (13 miles from Schenectady, NY)
Actively seeks opportunities to expand clinical, technical and insurance knowledge. Balances quality and efficiency in all tasks, contributing to both patient outcomes and broader team goals....
7 days ago
Trinity Health - Albany, NY (8 miles from Schenectady, NY)
Employment Type: Part time Shift: Rotating Shift Description: Position Summary: Pharmacy Intern performs the technical aspects of medication preparation, distribution, record keeping and inventory...
7 days ago
CVS Health - Rensselaer, NY (17 miles from Schenectady, NY)
Actively seeks opportunities to expand clinical, technical and insurance knowledge. Balances quality and efficiency in all tasks, contributing to both patient outcomes and broader team goals....
7 days ago
Siemens - Albany, NY (8 miles from Schenectady, NY)
As a Nuclear Pharmacy Technician, you will be responsible for: You will performs complex compounding, manufacturing (cyclotron and chemistry module operation) and quality control processes(utilizing...
8 days ago

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Salary for Pharmacy Technician Jobs in Schenectady, NY

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

$31,970

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Pharmacy Technicians in Schenectady, NY 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 Schenectady, NY
  • 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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