Pharmacy Technician

Fort Lauderdale, FL
Posted 12 months ago

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist the pharmacist in preparing and dispensing prescription orders
  • Perform all pharmacy duties: accurately refill previous orders, type new orders, dispense medications, and maintain pharmacy records
  • Possess thorough understanding of medications
  • Ability to read and understand prescriber orders for compounded medications
  • Label and fill prescription bottles with prescribed medications
  • Check pharmaceutical stock to determine inventory levels; anticipating needed medication and supplies; placing and expediting orders; removing outdated drugs; putting away drugs throughout the day in an orderly manner to assure area is organized
  • Maintain production standards and levels
  • Perform other work-related duties as deemed appropriate by pharmacist on duty
  • Help healthcare providers and patients by greeting them in person or by phone; answer questions and requests; refer inquiring to pharmacist or sales representatives

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to cope with varied levels of workload and multiple tasks
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced and changing environment
  • Accurate data entry skills
  • Strong time management and organizational skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both orally and in writing
  • Willingness to be a team player and promote a positive team environment
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Flexible and proactive to meet varied patient and company needs
  • Self motivated and able to work independently
  • Strong interpersonal and people skills
  • Able to read, write, and speak English fluently
  • Able to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measurement; this may include using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals and be able to compute rate, ratio, and percentage

Experience and Education

  • High school diploma or GED required
  • One year of pharmacy experience or healthcare related experience preferred
  • License or Certification required
  • Experience in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, etc)


  • Health/Dental/Vision
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA) or Health Savings Accounts (HSA)
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Paid Holidays
  • Potential for career growth within an expanding team and organization

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $15.00 to $22.00 /hour


  • Pharmacy Technician: 1 year (Preferred)


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)


  • Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)


  • Day

Additional Compensation:

  • Bonuses

Job Features

Job CategoryPharmacy

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