Pharmacy Technician-Pharmacy, FT

Knox Community Hospital
Mt. Vernon

Job Description

This position is responsible for assisting the pharmacists in providing medications to patients and patient care areas in a safe, efficient and timely manner. Understands the needs of a patient population that includes neonates, infants, pediatrics, adolescents, adults and geriatrics. Monitors and maintains the clerical duties within the department. Prepares intravenous admixtures, unit dose formulations and compounded medications using aseptic technique. Enters charges and credits on patient accounts. Orders, receives and stocks the pharmacy medications in a timely and accurate manner. Adheres to organizational policies and procedures; regulatory/accrediting body requirements; and professional practice standards. Performs all tasks under the personal supervision of a registered pharmacist.


High school diploma or possesses a certificate of high school equivalent (Must be 18 years of age or older based on Ohio law)
Certification as a Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) from a nationally recognized organization obtained within one year of hire.

Employment Type

Full Time