JOB SUMMARY: The Pharmacy Technician II assists the pharmacists in performing a variety of technical duties related to the preparation and distribution of drugs. Demonstrates proficiency in IV preparation, chemotherapy, auditing, ordering from the wholesaler, and using the automated dispensing machines. Assists the pharmacist in entering medication orders and other related duties. Duties are performed under the supervision of a pharmacist. Performs other related duties as required.
Education: High School diploma or state high school equivalency certificate (GED)
Experience: Twelve months as Tech I or six months' prior hospital experience preferred
Other: Must have current certification through the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) and obtain current NC Board of Pharmacy registration within 30 days of hire date.
TYPICAL PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Range of motion within functional limits. Constant walking, standing, near vision to normal range. Occasional work with arms overhead standing, work bent over standing/stooping, use of both hands together, far vision to normal range. Frequent deviation from neutral position of wrist (opening bottles). Frequent use of either hand, visual color discrimination, visual depth perception, functional vision and hearing. Occasional pushing 20#, pulling 15#, lifting 3# to 78" height from 8" from floor. Frequent manual/finger dexterity. Occasional use of stepstool depending upon height of teammate.