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Pharmacy Technician - Full-Time (166190)

McKesson Charlestown, IN
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $18 Hourly
  • Full-Time

Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career as a Full Time Pharmacy Technician!

Currently Hiring:

Swing Shift 2:00 pm to 10:30 pm - Needs to be flexible depending on business needs

Rotational Saturdays - 2 to 4 hours - Mandatory Saturday Hours

Job Summary:

The ideal candidate will be able to accurately and efficiently fill prescription requests in an automated refill setting. Under the supervision of a Pharmacist, the Pharmacy Technician prepares, packages and distributes medications in a fast-paced production environment. Maintains continuous, consistent work flow in order to meet daily production goals; and has the ability to work productively either independently or as a team.

Key Responsibilities/Essential Functions:

  • Manually fill prescription vials with prescribed tablets and capsules
  • Read computer generated screens to find indicated merchandise on labeled shelves, verify size and strength of the product before filling order

  • Replenish medication in automated cells to full capacity; opening large quantities of bottles and cases of product
  • Basic mathematical reasoning to either count or calculate appropriate number of units needed to fill prescription
  • Legibly write expiration dates on prescription labels
  • Use of handheld scanner unit to scan barcodes of product for replenishment
  • Place pharmaceutical products in appropriate containers and affix labels to containers in Bulk
  • Fill mail order and specialty prescriptions
  • Demonstrate problem resolution skills: ability to recognize, address and escalate issues
  • Maintain focus and acute attention to detail while performing repetitive tasks with absolute accuracy
  • Perform cleaning and maintenance on all cells/cassettes as needed
  • Monitor inventory for expired or short dated pharmaceuticals
  • Maintains the pharmacy floor in a clean and orderly condition
  • Assists Inventory Dept with scheduled cycle counts
  • Understands and abides by federal and state HIPAA laws as well as pharmacy standard procedures to ensure patient safety and privacy

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Processes orders for shipping including folding/packing paperwork and attaching shipping label
  • Assists in stocking shelves and maintaining inventory
  • Sorts orders by store location and places in totes for shipping using handheld scanners
  • Receives and stores incoming product from DC occasionally
  • Complies with policies, procedures & SOP’s
  • Adheres to and promotes the Company’s Shared ICARE Principles

Minimum Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED preferred
  • Good standing current Pharmacy Technician license required
  • PTCB National certification
  • Pharmacy Technician license must be kept valid throughout the term of employment
  • Previous pharmacy experience preferred

Working Conditions:

  • Environment (e.g., office, manufacturing, warehouse)
  • General office and warehouse demands
  • Refrigerated bulk station (5% - 7% of time spent weekly)
  • Physical Requirements (e.g., lifting, standing for extended periods, climbing):
  • Able to select and lift objects from shelves and carry to order filling line
  • Occasional lifting and carrying of 5-10 pounds
  • Standing/walking continuously during the shift (8+hours per day)
  • Requires bending, twisting, reaching, grasping and pinching
  • Pushing pucks or canisters onto main conveyor line
  • Visual acuity to read computer screens, handheld scanners and labels

**If you require accommodations for this interview - please reach out to us at 877-337-0059 as soon as possible to coordinate.

McKesson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status. Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history. If selected for the role, you will be required to successfully complete a background check and drug screen (including marijuana, where permitted) before starting work. McKesson is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including job seekers with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to Resumes or CVs submitted to this email box will not be accepted. Current employees must apply through the internal career site. Join as at McKesson!



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