FT Pharmacy Tech II (1st Shift):

Tucson Arizona

PharMerica Corporation is a premier institutional pharmacy services provider, dedicated to providing quality patient care and innovative pharmacy solutions to institutional customers and patients in long-term care settings. With nearly $2 billion in annual revenues, PharMerica is one of the nation's largest institutional pharmacy companies. PharMerica operates more than 100 institutional pharmacies in 45 states and serves nursing facilities that care for approximately 350,000 patients.



PharMerica Tucson is recruiting a Pharmacy Technician II to join our team.


The Pharmacy Technician II will provide pharmaceutical services to long term care residents in a manner that maximizes quality and patient safety.


Essential Functions:

  • Assists the Pharmacist in filling prescription items, as permitted by the State Board of Pharmacy.
  • Types prescription information to produce labels.
  • Labels products appropriately, including cautionary or auxiliary labels.
  • Takes inventory, places orders, checks in drugs and supplies, stocks shelves and removes out-of-date items from the inventory.
  • Inputs patient data and medication orders into a computer system.
  • Prepares medications including emulsions, liquids, powders and ointments.
  • Packages medications for dispensing and for delivery.
  • Sanitizes IV room, equipment and hood.
  • Communicates with nursing center personnel and other customers in a pleasant and professional manner.
  • Processes returned medications from the facility for credit or destruction.
  • Knowledge of Data Entry and / or IV experience is a plus.
  • Travel to Skilled Nursing Home Facilities
  • Replenish automated drug dispensing machines and serve as back-up to the IV tech. 


Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • At least 1 year previous LTC, retail or hospital pharmacy experience preferred
  • Minimum 1 year Business Office experience; including working knowledge of: MS Windows, MS Excel spreadsheets and MS Word
  • Previous HR experience preferred
  • Insurance Adjudicator experience preferred
  • IV experience preferred
  • Pharmacy Technician License in the state of Arizona required
  • Must be available to work rotating shifts 8a-4:30p and 12p-8:30p with weekend rotations




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