The Lead Pharmacy Technician works under the functional supervision of a Pharmacist to provide services to Pharmacy customers. The Lead Pharmacy Technician supports the Pharmacist and coordinates technician workflow to provide pharmaceutical care. The main areas of responsibility include one or more of the following: Medication Distribution, Sterile/Non-sterile Product Preparation, Inventory Control, Secretarial, and Control Drug Management.
Minimum Qualifications Required
Education:A high school diploma or equivalent is required. Successful completion of an approved
Experience:Previous hospital pharmacy or related work experience is required.
Licensure, certification, and/or registration:Registration with the Virginia Department of Health Professionals required. Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) certification is required within 9 months of hire.
Other Minimum Qualifications:Familiarity (including strengths, dosage forms, and uses) with a large number of medications. Attention to detail and accuracy.Must have basic computer skills.Basic mathematical skills.Must be able to effectively budget time, work efficiently and accurately, and follow procedures with minimum supervision.IV Admixture technicians must complete a course of instruction in sterile product preparation and demonstrate competency.Strong written and verbal communication skills. Critical thinking and problem solving skills.All technicians must complete an Orientation Competency.
Must have a valid driver's license.
May be multiple openings.
Inspiring Better Health at Carilion Clinic
Every day at Carilion Clinic, our employees come together to inspire better health in our patients, their families and our communities. Explore how you can be a part of this diverse, innovative and interdisciplinary patient-centered team, and find out how you can make a difference in the lives of others.
As an employee, you can take advantage of our competitive pay, various scheduling options, continuing education opportunities and excellent benefits.
Based in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic includes multi-specialty physician practices, seven not-for-profit hospitals and the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute in partnership with Virginia Tech.
Service Excellence and Quality are hallmarks of Carilion Clinic. As a team member, you will be expected to consistently deliver the best in care and customer service. As an employee, you will demonstrate respect, dignity, kindness and empathy in each encounter with our patients, families, visitors and with each other.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.
Carilion Clinic is a not-for-profit healthcare organization based in Roanoke, Va. Through our comprehensive network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices, and other complementary services, we work together to provide quality care close to home for nearly 1 million Virginians. With an enduring commitment to the health of our region, we also seek to advance care through medical education and research, help our community stay healthy, and inspire our region to grow stronger.