Perform under pharmacist supervision a variety of routine and advanced technical duties related to preparing and dispensing drugs in accordance with standard procedures and techniques. Assists in all pharmacy functions related to the stocking, storage, compounding, labeling, and distribution of medications, compounded sterile preparations including chemotherapy, and supplies. Performs other related duties incidental to the work described herein.
Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent Required. Completion Pharmacy Technician Training Program - Accredited Preferred. *** Experience: No Experience Required. 1 year Healthcare/Medical - Institutional Pharmacy Preferred *** License/Certification/Registries (valid for the State of MS): Technician Registration by the Board of Pharmacy Required. National Certification with Pharmacy Technician Certification Board Required. Currently enrolled in Pharmacist program in lieu of Pharmacy Tech Certifications *** Skills: Alert, detail-oriented, organized and self-motivated individual. Strong basic math skills, including an understanding of fractions, percentages and solving simple algebraic equations. Team player. Strong communications and interpersonal skills. Basic computer and typing skills.