Pharmacy Technician resume samples

Pharmacy Technicians provide assistance to Pharmacists and help them with a variety of tasks: preparing medicines, taking prescriptions, interacting with customers and doctors, measuring medication, offering instruction and advice, collecting payments, and maintaining stocks. They also are required to maintaining the pharmacy clean and organized. A strong sample resume for Pharmacy Technicians emphasizes pharmacological knowledge, attention to details, teamwork, good numeracy skills, and computer competencies. Most Pharmacy Technicians hold a high school diploma, but employers may prefer resumes displaying some basic pharmacy training.


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Pharmacy Technician

Long term care pharmacy for mental health, I was a client coordinator for different facilities that housed mentally ill patients.I ensured that the nurses at these facilities had their medications on hand to dispense to their patients.

  • Reduced waste in inventory and improved inventory management
  • Successfully assisted in managing pharmacy operations in an absence of a Pharmacist in Charge for a period of five months
  • Maintained strong relationships with patients and nurses of long term care facilities.
CANDIDATE INFO
6
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Pharmacy
2

Pharmacy Technician/team Leader

Mixed pharmaceutical preparations according to written prescriptions.

  • Prepared and processed medical insurance claim forms and records.
  • Established and maintained patient profiles, including lists of medications taken by individual patients.
  • Ordered, labeled and counted stock of medications, chemicals, and supplies, and entered inventory data into computer.
  • Assisted customers by answering simple questions, locating items and referring them to the pharmacist for medication information.
  • Answered telephones, responding to questions and requests.
  • Trained new employees in pharmacy daily operations.
CANDIDATE INFO
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Pharmacy Technician
3

Pharmacy Technician

Assisted Pharmacist in receiving, preparing and packaging prescriptions orders for dispensing

  • Maintained files and computer records for the pharmacy
  • Greeted customers, gathered clinical information and addressed non-medical questions and concerns
  • Assisted Pharmacist in managing drug and medical supplies
CANDIDATE INFO
8
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
AA
Medical Billing And Coding
4

Pharmacy Technician Externship - Retail

Worked under the supervision of the pharmacist to deliver quality customer service.

  • Retrieved, counted and measured drugs; labeled vials and bottles.
  • Prepared simple drug compounds after Pharmacist verified calculations.
  • Maintained inventory levels; pulled outdated and recalled merchandise.
CANDIDATE INFO
1
year in
workforce
2
months
at this job
Pharmacy Technician
5

Certified Pharmacy Technician

Consistently praised for efficient handling of customer service duties (e.g., answering phones, typing prescriptions, patient processing and billing) that allowed Pharmacists and pharmacy staff to focus on the health concerns of their patients

  • Ensured the cleanliness, sanitation and maintenance of all facilities, pharmacy and equipment
  • Helped implement pharmacy's quality assurance and control program. Efforts ensured compliance with HIPAA, State Board of Pharmacy and OSHA regulations; and improved patient care/satisfaction
  • Reacted calmly and effectively in emergency situations, and added the personal, caring touch that immediately put patients at ease
CANDIDATE INFO
9
months in
workforce
6
months
at this job
6

Pharmacy Technician Externship

Assisted Pharmacist with prescriptions processing and inventory control management.

  • Received written prescriptions and telephoned refill prescriptions.
  • Filled prescription forms, entered medication orders into a computerized pharmacy system, and maintained patient profile.
  • Maintained pharmacy equipment, handled sales transactions, and managed the cash register.
  • Explained patients' issues to the pharmacist and ensured excellent customer service.
CANDIDATE INFO
4
months in
workforce
4
months
at this job
AS
Pharmacy Technology
7

Pharmacy Technician

Work closely with pharmacist and perform administrative tasks using (Best RX system) medication input software to safely and accurately dispense medication.

  • Regularly compiled data, initiate new patients profile with prescription and insurance billing information. Organize and coordinate patient records.
  • Maintain drug inventory and daily expenses below budget through accurate planning, purchasing and cost effective operation procedures. Responsible for $10,000-$15,000 inventory a day.
  • Carry out special projects, such as drug protocol audits.
CANDIDATE INFO
2
years in
workforce
BA
Biology
MA
Healthcare Management
Chemistry Club
8

Deli Associate/registered Pharmacy Technician

Provided customer service while assisting customers

  • Prepared food items, following OSHA protocols
  • Maintained inventory of prepared food, including monitoring of freshness
  • Assisted in pharmacy as needed, prescription filling and answering phones.
CANDIDATE INFO
6
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
Practical Nursing
9

Pharmacy Technician

Responsible for maintaining pharmacy inventory, managing prescription entries, and procuring over 120 prescribed medications for over 80 customers a day in a high-volume retail setting.

  • Helped increase the average number of prescription filled daily from 85 to 100 within 3 months of joining
  • Research and resolve health insurance claims and assist customers with products throughout the pharmacy
  • Praised by managers for excellent customer service both in face-to-face interaction as well as via telephone which resulted in strong loyalty and an increase in trusts from customers and physicians
  • Commended by licensed pharmacists for swiftly and accurately calculating dosages, dispensing medications, preparing prescription labels, and filling prescriptions
  • Lead trainings for new hires and perform due diligence to assure compliance with state's rules and regulations
  • Consistently received "Exceed Expectations" in performance review for all 4 years
  • Demonstrated the ability to fill in at a moment's notice and quickly master new technical systems and processes
CANDIDATE INFO
17
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BS
Marketing
10

Certified Senior Pharmacy Technician

Under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist, help the pharmacists provide medication and other health care products to patients and consumers.

  • Customer Service and Relations - Greeted customers, received and delivered prescription orders, gathered clinical information for pharmacists and addressed non-medical questions or concerns.
  • Inventory Management and Control - Assisted the pharmacist in managing the drug and medical supply stock. This included conducting a regular inventory, checking for expired drugs and properly storing, labeling and stocking new drugs and supplies.
  • Data Entry/Clerical Duties - Maintained files and computer records for the pharmacy. This included physician orders, deliveries, inventory, cleaning and other miscellaneous records. Provided administrative support by answering phones, managing insurance billing and drafting pharmacy reports.
  • Preparing medications - Assisted pharmacist in receiving, preparing and packaging prescription orders for dispensing. Duties included understanding and interpreting orders, along with measuring, labeling and packaging prescriptions.
  • Supervised the operation of Pharmacy team members, opening/closing/changing shifts/scheduling, and task delegation to team members. Ensured training of team members and provided coaching and mentoring.
CANDIDATE INFO
3
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BBA
Business Administration, Management

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