Pharmacy Technician


West Sacramento, California

a month ago

Experience +2 years

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Job Description

Title: Pharmacy Technician
Location: West Sacramento, CA, 95605 - Onsite.

Duration: 06 Months

Work schedule is Sunday – Thursday.
Sunday 8:00am-4:30pm
Monday-Thursday 1:00pm-9:30pm
First two weeks are Monday-Friday for training. 12pm-8:30pm.
Overtime required. Schedule start times/days can change due to business needs.

Job Summary
Refills and replenishes 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

Key Responsibilities/ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
  • Fills bottles with prescribed tablets and capsules including refrigerated items
  • Opens bottles and cases
  • Uses SI Baker equipment to fill bottles
  • Read computer generated screens to find indicated merchandise on labeled shelves, verify size and strength of the product before selecting order
  • Inventories cycle counts of each medication
  • Replenishes medication that runs low
  • Performs cleaning and maintenance on all cassettes
  • Counts stock  to maintain inventory
  • Select drugs from stock for preparation
  • Counts or pours pharmaceuticals
  • Places pharmaceutical products in appropriate containers and affixes labels to containers in Bulk
  • Monitors prescription inventory for expired pharmaceuticals
  • Maintains the floor in a clean and orderly condition
  • Receives and stores incoming supplies
  • Processes orders for shipping
  • Assists in stocking shelves and maintaining inventory
  • Folds and packs paperwork with prescriptions to prepare for shipping
  • Sorts orders by store location and places in totes for shipping
  • Complies with policies, procedures & SOP’s
  • Adheres to and promotes the Company’s Shared ICARE Principles
Qualifications for the Position
  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Associates Degree in Science preferred
  • Pharmacy Technician license required
  • Pharmacy Technician & Assistant licenses must be kept valid throughout the term of employment
  • Complete State, National or NACDS technical training as required by the State
  • HIPPA Certification required
Business Experience
  • Working knowledge of pharmacy operations
  • Good computer skills
  • Warehouse experience a plus
Specialized Knowledge/Skills
  • Able to discern number of items in package and determine number from package or number of packages needed
  • Ability to fill bottles with 100% accuracy and efficiency using the SI Baker equipment and subsequent programs
  • Able to read computer generated screens
  • Good communication skills
Working Conditions
Environment (e.g., office, manufacturing, warehouse)
  • General office and warehouse demands
Physical Requirements (e.g., lifting, standing for extended periods, climbing)
  • Able to select and lift objects from shelves and carry to order filling line
  • Able to lift and carry 20-25 pounds
  • Will be standing/walking for the majority of the shift (8+hours per day)
  • Requires bending, twisting, reaching and grasping

About Us: Established in 2004, SPECTRAFORCE® is one of the largest and fastest-growing diversity-owned staffing firms in the US. The growth of our company is a direct result of our global client service delivery model that is powered by our state-of-the-art A.I. proprietary talent acquisition platform, robust ISO 9001:2015/ISO 27001 certified processes, and strong and passionate client engaged teams. We have built our business by providing talent and project-based solutions, including Contingent, Permanent, and Statement of Work (SOW) services to over 140 clients in the US, Canada, Puerto Rico, Costa Rica, and India. Key industries that we service include Technology, Financial Services, Life Sciences, Healthcare, Telecom, Retail, Utilities and Transportation. SPECTRAFORCE is built on a concept of “human connection,” defined by our branding attitude of NEWJOBPHORIA®, which is the excitement of bringing joy and freedom to the work lifestyle so our people and clients can reach their highest potential. Learn more at:
Benefits: SPECTRAFORCE offers ACA compliant health benefits as well as dental, vision, accident, critical illness, voluntary life, and hospital indemnity insurances to eligible employees. Additional benefits offered to eligible employees include commuter benefits, 401K plan with matching, and a referral bonus program. SPECTRAFORCE provides unpaid leave as well as paid sick leave when required by law.

Equal Opportunity Employer: SPECTRAFORCE is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Please contact Human Resources at if you require reasonable accommodation. 
At SPECTRAFORCE, we are committed to maintaining a workplace that ensures fair compensation and wage transparency in adherence with all applicable state and local laws. This position’s starting pay is: $22.97/hr.

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