Pharmacy Technician

Adecco Medical and Science has an urgent need for a full time Contract Pharmacy Technician located in West Sacramento. The Pharmacy Technician will join a dynamic group of individuals. The Pharmacy Technician will perform work under the direct supervision of a supervisor. The technician will assist the pharmacist in providing pharmaceutical services.

This is a Part Time opportunity which pays $17.75 hr

Candidates must be able to:

• Manually fill prescription vials with prescribed tablets and capsules
• Read computer generated screens to find indicated merchandise on labeled shelves, verify size and strength of the product before filling order
• Replenish medication in automated cells to full capacity; opening large quantities of bottles and cases of product
• Basic mathematical reasoning to either count or calculate appropriate number of units needed to fill prescription
• Legibly write expiration dates on prescription labels
• Use of handheld scanner unit to scan barcodes of product for replenishment
• Place pharmaceutical products in appropriate containers and affix labels to containers in Bulk
• Fill cold chain and specialty prescriptions
• Demonstrate problem resolution skills: ability to recognize, address and escalate issues
• Maintain focus and acute attention to detail while performing repetitive tasks
• Perform cleaning and maintenance on all cells/cassettes as needed
• Monitor inventory for expired or short dated pharmaceuticals
• Maintains the pharmacy floor in a clean and orderly condition
• Assists Inventory Dept with scheduled cycle counts
• Understands and abides by federal and state HIPAA laws as well as pharmacy standard procedures to ensure patient safety and privacy


High school graduate or equivalent required.
CPHT Certification/License from California
6 months to 1yrs experience in related work as pharmacy technician
Knowledge of terminology

If you meet the above qualifications please click apply now and send your resume in word format with a date/time availability for a phone interview. For other opportunities available at Adecco Medical and Science go to If you have questions about the position, please contact Alfredo Huerta at 650-745-3113 or

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