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Pharmacy Tech - Small and Large Animal Hospital
Tufts University

Date Posted Mar. 6, 2023
Title Pharmacy Tech - Small and Large Animal Hospital
University Tufts University
Medford, MA, United States
Department Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Classified Staff
  • Health Services
    Administrative Support/Services


Pharmacy Technicians needed!

Please consider joining the outstanding pharmacy team at Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine in a role that will allow you to make a positive impact on the lives of animals and the humans they live with. Our outstanding benefits include Medical/ Dental/ Vision, Retirement Options, Generous Paid Vacation and Holidays, Flexible Work Schedules, Tuition Reimbursement and Pet Care Benefits. We are willing to train the right candidate without veterinary specific experience.


Our pharmacy technicians are vital to our pharmacy operations as they work under the supervision of a pharmacist with the preparation and dispensing of medications and supplies. We are a team making a difference!
We are currently looking for a Pharmacy Technician to support all aspects of the pharmacy operations.


What You'll Do

As a Pharmacy Technician:

  • Fill medication orders for inpatients, outpatients, and refill requests
  • Restock inventory in the pharmacy and dispensing cabinets
  • Communicate with doctors, students and clients regarding medication orders or questions.
  • Identify compliance issues and work with team and pharmacy leadership to resolve.
  • Assist with tasks as assigned by Pharmacist Supervisor.
  • Provide guidance and instructions to others as needed under the direction of the pharmacist staff and pharmacy supervisor.

What We're Looking For

Basic Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or the equivalent
  • Minimum of two years’ experience as a pharmacy technician in retail, hospital, or clinic environment or CVT with 2 years of clinical/pharmacy experience.
  • Ability to demonstrate coping skills in a busy hospital with frequent interruptions
  • Ability to work in a team structure
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Massachusetts Pharmacy Technician License preferred with experience in pharmacy dosage calculations.


Salary Range

Minimum $19.30, Midpoint $23.15, Maximum $27.00

Salary is based on related experience, expertise, and internal equity; generally, new hires can expect pay between the minimum and midpoint of the range.

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