Pharmaceutical Technologists Job Vacancies in Kenya

Ruaraka Uhai Neema Hospital

Position Title: Pharmaceutical Technologists

Key Duties & Responsibilities

  • Receive written prescriptions or refill requests and verify that information is complete and accurate
  • Maintain proper storage and security conditions for drugs.
  • Answer telephones, responding to questions or requests.
  • Fill bottles with prescribed medications and type affix labels.
  • Assist clients by answering simple questions, locating items or referring them to the pharmacist for medications information.
  • File prescriptions that have been filled.
  • Clean, help maintain, equipment and work areas and sterilize glassware according to prescribed methods.
  • Establish and maintain patient profiles, including lists of medications taken by individual patients.
  • Order, label and store incoming supplies, verify quantities against invoices and inform supervisors of stock needs and shortages.
  • Mix pharmaceutical preparations according to written prescriptions.
  • Compute charges for medication and equipment dispensed to hospital patients and enter data in computer.
  • Dispense medications and pharmaceutical supplies to patients, nursing stations and other departments.
  • Price stock and mark items for sale.
  • Providing information to supervisors, co-workers and subordinates by telephone, in written form, e-mail or in person.
  • Maintains pharmacy inventory by checking pharmaceutical stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed medications and supplies; placing and expediting orders; verifying receipt; removing outdated drugs.
  • Using relevant information and individual judgement to determine whether events or processes comply with laws, regulations or standards.
  • Observes professional ethics for the benefit of the law, the patient, the relatives of the patient and colleagues.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience

Diploma in Pharmacy.

Enrolled by pharmacy and poison board.

At least 2 years’ experience.

How to Apply

Applications to be sent to on or before 19th January 2023.