Pharmacy Technician Job – Shreveport, LA 41650

Apply Now

Why You'll Love This Job

Under the direction of a licensed pharmacist, selects and prepares medications, pharmaceutical products, and intravenous admixtures. Assists in the dispensing and distribution of medications. Maintains pharmacy merchandise and equipment. Reviews medication cassettes for returned medication; unit doses medication; transports pharmacy merchandise. Performs other duties as required.

Responsibilities

  • Prepare medications and supplies for dispensing including: pre-packing bulk medications compounding ointments, creams, oral solutions, and other medications compounding total parenteral nutrition solutions compounding large-volume intravenous mixtures compounding small-volume IVPB mixtures preparing prescriptions for outpatients checking and unit dosing medication. Performed on a regular basis.
  • Control and audit narcotics / stock substance, on a regular basis.
  • Prepare inventories, order drugs and supplies from the storeroom, receive drugs and stock shelves in various pharmacy locations on a regular basis.
  • Perform monthly inspections, maintain workload records, and collect quality-assurance data.
  • Transport medications, drug-delivery devices, and other pharmacy equipment from the pharmacy to hospitals on a daily basis.
  • Assist in training new employees on an as needed basis.
  • Prepares sterile preparations with adherence to departmental policies and procedures.
  • Assist other pharmacy staff members as needed.
  • All other duties as assigned

Skills & Qualifications

  • Formal Education: High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Experience: 1 year
  • Current state pharmacy technician certification required
  • Valid Driver’s license with safe driving record
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong mathematical and computer literacy skills
Apply Now
Back to All Jobs

Questions About Careers at Oceans Healthcare?

*Required Fields