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Pharmacy Technician

Posted 11-May-2021

Category: Pharmacy
Schedule: Full-Time
Facility: Blue Mountain Hospital

Job Description

The Pharmacy Technician demonstrates consistent application of knowledge and skills in assisting the pharmacist in the execution of appropriate, safe, efficacious, efficient, and cost-effective pharmaceutical care. This position participates in many procedural aspects of pharmacy practice under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist and is an integral part of the pharmacy team.

Essential Job Duties

  • Provides customer service to patients, pharmacists, pharmacy students, pharmacy technicians, and other healthcare professionals in the areas of responsibility
  • Communicates with caregivers regarding responsibilities and identified concerns
  • Is competent and effective in technical responsibilities assigned and seeks appropriate training and peer feedback on routine responsibilities
  • Understands and complies with state and federal laws, regulations, policies, and procedures, and guidelines related to their specific area of practice
  • Participates in and supports financial responsibilities of the department and Blue Mountain Hospital
  • Provides delivery of medications, information, and service in a professional, timely manner and is actively engaged in department and team goals, activities, and projects
  • Attains appropriate supervision and accuracy checks by the pharmacist(s), and clearly understands when a pharmacist is required to verify tasks and activities
  • Participates in quality improvement activities and seeks a team approach to developing and achieving best practices and processes
  • Delivers detail-oriented, consistent, and flexible care

Minimum Requirements

  • Current pharmacy technician license in state of practice
  • Current knowledge of state and federal regulations and statues regarding the practice of pharmacy and the distribution of approved drugs, controlled substances

Preferred Requirements

  • Previous hospital Pharmacy Technician experience
  • Experience working with controlled substances
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills

Physical Requirements

  • Carrying (up to 50 pounds), hearing/listening, lifting, manual dexterity, pulling/pushing, seeing


Blue Mountain Hospital is a Medicare participating provider. In order to be employed at BMH, you must either receive the full series of the COVID-19 vaccine or request and get an approved exemption before starting work.

This position will remain open until filled.