FT Pharmacy Tech Supervisor (2nd Shift):

Sacramento California

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 facility in Sacramento is recruiting a Pharmacy Tech Supervisor to join our team. The Pharmacy Tech Supervisor is responsible for supervising Pharmacy Tech's in the performance of accurate drug preparation and dispensing and all other Pharmacy Technician duties as assigned.


Essential Functions:

  • Leads and guides orientation, training, competency assessment, and evaluation of Pharmacy Technicians, with support from Lead Pharmacy Technicians.
  • Oversees pharmacy technician workflow and scheduling, with support from Lead Pharmacy Technicians.
  • Provides adequate structure, direction, and feedback to pharmacy technician staff, in conjunction with pharmacy leadership.
  • Fills prescription items, as permitted by the State Board of Pharmacy, packaging medications for dispensing and for delivery, meeting the accuracy and productivity standards of the pharmacy.
  • Prepares medications including emulsions, liquids, powders and ointments, which may include non-sterile compounding.
  • May perform at least one of the following: 
  • Works in the Controlled Drugs (Narcotics) Room.
  • Works with automated machines to prepack drugs. 
  • Manages inventory functions such as monitoring pharmaceutical levels and identify expired medications, managing to the pharmacy standard for Days on Hand. 
  • Inputs patient data and medication orders into a computer system to produce labels (data entry). 
  • Mixes/packages IV medications, sanitizes IV room, equipment and hood.
  • Services facility-based medication dispensing machines (e.g., RxNow).
  • Maintain equipment by ordering, stocking, and organizing supplies and delivery order.
  • Ensure technician adherence to local, state, and federal regulations.
  • Ensures productivity and accuracy standards are adhered to.
  • Performs other tasks as assigned.
  • Conducts job responsibilities in accordance with the standards set out in the Company’s Code of Business Conduct and Ethics, its policies and procedures, the Corporate Compliance Agreement, applicable federal and state laws, and applicable professional standards.
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Each essential function is required, although reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Position Qualifications:

  • Required:  High school diploma or equivalent
  • Required:  Licensed Pharmacy Technician
  • Required:  Three years of experience in discipline.
  • Desired:  Five years of experience in discipline.
  • Required:  Proficient knowledge in discipline.
  • Must be available to work Mon – Fri between the hours of 12:30pm-9:00pm with rotating weekends




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