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Pharmacy Order Entry Technician

Pulse Recruiting Columbia, MD
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Shifts: Overnight (8p – 7a or like) & Mid (12p – 8:30p)

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Print/Sort Labels for filling prescriptions
  • Review and input new, refill, infusion, house stock and emergency pharmacy orders in a timely and accurate manner according to client-specific criteria while maintaining acceptable production quotas as determined by experience and company policy
  • Enter returns/credits into the pharmacy system when applicable
  • Must be able to perform mathematical computations with accuracy
  • Triage and prioritization of received orders (whether phone, fax or eRX)
  • Exceptional customer service skills, especially telephone skills
  • Maintains and demonstrates knowledge in the following areas of pharmacy practice
    • Controlled drug processing
    • Pharmacy calculations
    • Generic-trade name relationships
  • Must be able to work with high attention to detail with the realization that errors potentially have serious consequences
  • Must be able to multi-task
  • Participates in ongoing education and training related to department and organization
  • Maintains confidentiality, security and integrity of protected health information
  • Displays high degree of self initiative in anticipating and resolving issues
  • Develop proficiency in the utilization of all pharmacy systems (ie document imaging, legacy pharmacy computer operating system)
  • Must be proficient in English (read, write and verbal communication)
  • Assist with training of new pharmacy team members
  • Any and all other duties as assigned.


  • High School Diploma or Equivalent

Professional Requirements:

  • Strong Customer Service skills
  • Detail oriented

Professional Experience/Licensure

  • State Pharmacy Technician Registration and/or certification
  • PTCB certification, a plus
  • Minimum of 1 year of Pharmacy Technician experience
  • Long Term Care experience preferred


Pulse Recruiting


Columbia, MD