(USA) Quality Control Pharmacy Technician

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Maintains and demonstrates knowledge of automated equipment functions (for example, operations, calibration, maintenance, troubleshooting) in thepharmacy; and sustaining a calibration program for instruments and equipment in the pharmacy. Assists in the identification and correction of opportunities to improve processes; conducting statistical process control and root cause analysis; andparticipating in projects that promote continuous improvement methodologies. Maintains medication quality control by ensuring expiration dates are monitored; ensuring medications are in proper rotation; performing dailyinspections and physical checks on medications and other pharmacy items. Maintains quality standards, automation efficiency, and safety in the pharmacy by monitoring, testing, recording, and reacting on data pertaining toproducts/production and processes/quality; producing accurate results; and anticipating problems or conflicts. Maintains pharmacy systems and technology (for example, inventory systems, automated medication counting machines) by preparing informationaland related records and reports to ensure data accuracy and system compliance with company policies and regulations; monitoring inventory levelsfor medications; calibrating machines; applying settings to pill or capsule specifications to minimize breakage; ensuring medications are continuouslyreplenished by utilizing the computer and/or scanner screen; and troubleshooting pill cell issues (for example, jamming) throughout production. Maintains quality, accuracy, and integrity of inventory (for example, medications, supplies) by utilizing automated inventory control scanner andsystem to track and ensure the timely and appropriate delivery and stocking of medications and supplies; ensuring adherence to and documentationof inventory control procedures (for example, product strategies, product description discrepancies); auditing and testing pill cell performanceaccording to prescribed schedules and procedures; managing pill cell information database; troubleshooting issues with pill cell performance;identifying and properly discarding hazardous waste; processing recalled and expired pharmaceuticals; and disposing or processing returns ofoutdated stock for credit. Maintains and tracks medication inventory by sorting, placing, and storing freight in appropriate locations; restocking and replenishing medications inappropriate locations; reporting low stock levels; ensuring stock rotation on a first-in, first-out basis to assist in shrinkage control; performing inventorycycle counts; assisting with physical counts for inventories. Supports facility with reporting to ensure productivity and pharmaceutical integrity by entering and modifying pharmaceutical data on systems andforms; processing and submitting paperwork; creating and maintaining documentation (for example, files, manuals, forms, records, supplies) andcommunications (for example, memoranda, correspondence); identifying and resolving discrepancies in record or files; preparing reports of pharmacyactivities and inventory (for example, state board mandated testing of counting devices); and informing management about incorrect or inefficientprocesses and service procedures. Delivers pharmacy products and services in accordance with local, state, and federal laws and regulations and company policies and procedures byassisting pharmacists in the prescription fulfillment process; stocking and rotating merchandise and supplies from distribution centers and suppliers;handling pharmacy claims and returns; completing, maintaining, and securing paperwork, forms, and other required documentation; and maintainingwork environment according to company policies and procedures. Ensures fulfillment of pharmacy prescriptions in an automated central fill pharmacy in order to maintain a continuous and consistent work-flow to meetdaily production and quality goals by using the scanner to identify and select medications and quantities for prescription orders; verifying the size andstrength of medications before processing orders; verifying displays for packs and quantities; entering expiration dates and lot numbers; labelingprescriptions; weighing medications for accuracy of quantity; counting or pouring medications for prescription orders; preparing packages anddistributing medications; and replenishing automated counting machines. Develops, communicates, and implements processes and practices to meet business needs by collaborating with managers, co-workers, customers,and other business partners; analyzing and applying information from multiple sources; monitoring progress and results; and identifying andaddressing improvement opportunities. Demonstrates, promotes, and supports compliance with company policies, procedures, and standards of ethics and integrity by explaining, guiding,and demonstrating how to apply these in executing business processes and practices; implementing related action plans; using the Open Door Policy;and assisting management with correcting ethical and compliance issues and problems. Leads and participates in teams by using and sharing resources, information, and tools; determining customer needs and business priorities;coordinating and executing work assignments; providing advice, feedback, and support to ensure timelines and work quality are achieved; andmodeling and helping others with how to adapt to change or new challenges. Live our Values Culture Champion • Models the Walmart values to foster our culture; holds oneself accountable; and supports Walmart’s commitment to communities, social justice, corporate social responsibility, and sustainability; maintains and promotes the highest standards of integrity, ethics and compliance. Servant Leadership • Is consistently humble, self-aware, honest, and transparent. Embrace Change Curiosity & Courage • Demonstrates curiosity and a growth mindset; supports innovation and intelligent risk-taking; and exhibits resilience in the face of setbacks. Digital Transformation & Change • Implements and supports continuous improvements and willingly embraces new digital tools and ways of working. Deliver for the Customer Customer Focus • Delivers results while putting the customer first and applying an omnimerchant mindset and the EDLP and EDLC business models to all plans. Strategic Thinking • Adopts a broad perspective that considers data, analytics, customer insights, and different parts of the business when making plans. Focus on our Associates Diversity, Equity & Inclusion • Embraces diversity in all its forms and actively supports diversity of ideas and perspectives, as well as diversity goal programs. Collaboration & Influence • Builds strong and trusting relationships with team members and business partners; works collaboratively to achieve objectives; communicates with impact to a range of audiences; and demonstrates energy and positivity for own work. Talent Management • Contributes to an environment allowing everyone to bring their best selves to work, demonstrates engagement and commitment to the team, and recognizes others’ contributions and accomplishments.

Minimum Qualifications...

Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications.

Meets state requirements to work as a Pharmacy Technician (for example, age, qualification, registration, certification, licensure when required by applicable State Board of Pharmacy or equivalent).
Holds an active/valid national certification certificate issued by Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCE) or National Healthcareer
Association (ExCPT)
6 Months’ experience in a pharmacy environment (for example, central fill, specialty, retail, mail order)
1 year’s experience performing clerical-related responsibilities (for example, filing, data entry) and computer applications (for example, email, spreadsheets, Microsoft Office, PowerPoint, Visio).

Preferred Qualifications...

Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.

Performing pharmacy quality control responsibilities (for example, performing inspections, calibration) in a warehouse or retail environment

Primary Location...

9600 PARKSOUTH COURT, ORLANDO, FL 32837-0000, United States of America

Orlando, FL, United States