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Albertsons/Safeway Pharmacy Technician in Boulder, Colorado

JOB DESCRIPTION:As a primary contact for Safeway customers, the Pharmacy Technician providesfriendly, courteous, and helpful service. Receive prescriptions forcustomers, obtain necessary information including customer's name,address, and physician. The Pharmacy Technician works under the directsupervision of the registered Pharmacist to assist in the delivery of Pharmacyservices to the public, support personnel, the Pharmacy Technician mayassist in all phases of the Pharmacy operations excluding any activity whichby law only a licensed Pharmacist may perform. Counts and packagesprescriptions, prepares billing, types labels, reorders supplies, andprocesses payment. The position is hourly non-exempt. The Pharmacy Technicianreports to the Pharmacy Manager, Store Manager, 1st and 2nd AssistantManager oJOB DUTIES:Safeway Pharmacy employees are generally responsible for completing thefollowing job duties:1. Provides customer service as defined by the employer within the scope ofthe position and within company policy.2. Assist in the filling of prescriptions to include computer inputting,counting appropriate dosage units, pouring of medications as allowable by law.3. Phone or fax prescribing office to obtain refill authorization.4. Assist customers in locating over the counter product.5. File and sequence new prescription documents daily.6. Promotion of generic alternative at prescription drop-off window.7. Replaces stock in displays surrounding the pharmacy area.8. Receive and check in product orders from pharmacy suppliers.9. Manage invoices, record and track against accounting reports.10. Order replacement stock and supplies.11. Checks incoming order against invoices and stocks to shelves.12. Maintain and organize filled prescriptions in pharmacy ready rack.13. Collects outdated/ overstock product, prepares to return appropriatesource.14. Check and change distilled water as necessary.15. Check insulin and refrigerator temperature daily.16. Operates electronic cash register.17. Maintains cleanliness of the pharmacy area of the store and generalhousekeeping daily.18. Comply with all policies and procedures set by the company.19. Other duties as assigned.