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Pharmacy Technician in Rochester, MN at Pride Health

Date Posted: 9/21/2018

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Job Description

Pride Health is seeking candidates for multiple Pharmacy Technicians with a healthcare facility in Rochester, MN.  This is a 2-month assignment, Mon-Fri, with day and evening shifts.

As Pharmacy Tech, you will work collaboratively and closely with pharmacists to ensure smooth operation and workflow in the pharmacy.  You will be working in a fast paced, high volume environment, and may work at multiple pharmacy locations across Rochester.


  • Assists pharmacists in providing optimal pharmaceutical care to the patient.
  • Prepares medications accurately and performs timely distribution which may include potentially critical, high expense medications, such as chemotherapy, investigational agents, controlled substances and potentially hazardous substances in a dosage form ready for administration.
  • Performs compounded sterile preparations (CSP) using aseptic technique and/or utilizes technical equipment such as automated drug dispensing technology, barcode software and automated packaging technology to provide accurate, safe products for patient administration.
  • Performs multiple computer functions, facilitates accurate charging/crediting of medications via various computer applications.

Skills & Qualifications

  • High School diploma or equivalent is required. Completion of two years post-secondary education preferred.
  • Prior experience as a pharmacy technician is required.
  • Registration with the Minnesota Board of Pharmacy required
  • Experience with automated dispensing cabinets.
  • Sterile compounding and nonsterile compounding experience is required; Hazardous sterile compounding experience preferred.
  • A skills assessment will be administered at the time of interview, and a 'Pass' score is required.