Pharmacy Technician - Part Time

CLASSIFICATION: Technical-Service 
JOB FAMILY: Campus Operations
JOB CODE: 8565-0001


Pharmacy Technicians dispense prescriptions and over the counter medication under the supervision of a Pharmacist.


  • Process and fill prescriptions; input required information into computer system; generate label
  • Ensure proper medication is dispensed; use counting machines, trays, spatulas, etc. for final inspection by Pharmacist
  • Respond to patient inquiries; review patient file to verify information such as identification number, known allergies, date of birth, patient eligibility status, etc.
  • Operate robotic dispensing system by adding medications, vials and labels; calibrate and set the flow rates; clean and sanitize the machine as required
  • Retrieve and process prescriptions from the voice response and web-based prescription refill system
  • Receive shipments of medications and supplies; verify quantities and store items in stockroom or pharmacy; report discrepancies
  • Check medications for expiration dates; remove items near expiration date and handle according to established practices; maintain log of disposed medications
  • Process orders from all University campus locations and various University departments; generate billing statement and mail medications; answer inquiries regarding these orders
  • Process third party insurance claims; operate cash register; enter charges to student accounts

REQUIREMENTS: May require Pharmacy Technician Certification