Pharmacy Technician

Washington, DC
Friendship Hospital for Animals – Support Staff /
full-time /
On-site
Friendship Hospital for Animals is seeking dedicated and enthusiastic pharmacy technicians to join our expanding team. All schedules are full time with benefits included. A successful candidate would be dedicated to providing accurate and efficient dispensing of medication, have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment, and be adaptable to a dynamic workload. As a Pharmacy Technician, you will provide excellent service to our clients and assist our Pharmacist and Veterinarians in the delivery of exceptional medical care to our patients.

Requirements

    • Participate in the team with a positive attitude
    • Assist in the filling process of prescriptions as ordered by our veterinarians by safely and accurately processing, packaging, and labeling medications
    • Process refill requests for patients made via voicemail or email
    • Prepare controlled substances and other medications for in hospital use
    • Understanding of commonly used medications and basic medical math
    • Maintain accurate logs and reporting
    • Aide in the training and mentoring of all assistants and junior technicians.
    • Provide compassion and excellent client care to the owners of our patients.
    • Participate in continuing education and actively work to increase skill set. Work toward certification within an agreed upon timeframe if not already certified.
    • Generate solutions for problems or challenges in the department.
    • Other duties as assigned