Pharmacy Technician

PHARMACY TECHNICIAN

This position involves duties that require specialized skills and an extensive knowledge of pharmaceutical and pharmacy practices.  The position requires application of judgment based on substantial experience in pharmaceutical procedures.  The Pharmacy Tech is responsible for assisting the pharmacist(s) in ensuring the effective and efficient provision of patient care within the scope of the Clinic.  The Technician will screen daily phone calls from patients & physicians.  Develop and maintain a service log on all telephone calls.  Assist patients submitting written prescriptions and refill request.  Establish and maintain patient medication profiles when entering prescriptions into the Registered Patient Management System (RPMS).  Exact counting of tablets and capsules, exact measuring of volumes of liquids, exact weighing of topical ointments/creams and correct reconstitution of powders for oral suspension.  Assist physician’s office transmitting prescriptions electronically.  Performs other job related duties as assigned by the supervisor.  Must have a High School Diploma or a GED and a National Pharmacy Technician Certification.  Must have at least one (1) year of successful technician experience in a Fallon Tribal Health Clinic Technician Experience; prefer three (3) or more years of experience.  Must pass a background check and pre-employment and on-going random drug testing, employees authorized to drive employer vehicle must possess a current valid Nevada driver’s license and acceptable driving record as determined by the Tribe’s insurance company. Preference given to qualified Tribal and Indian applicants in accordance with 25 CFR. This is a Full-Time position that pays $12.83 – $15.32/hour. Open until filled. To apply please go to www.fpst.org for application.