Specialty Pharmacy Technician

Location: Orlando, FL
Job ID: 26305BR
Department: Pharmacy
Date Posted: Oct 09, 2023



A Specialty Pharmacy Technician is responsible for assisting pharmacists in the daily operation of a quality closed-door Publix Pharmacy located in Orlando delivering premier customer service. Publix Specialty Pharmacy provides services for disease states treated with high-touch/high-cost medications, including immunology, multiple sclerosis, and cancer, offering dedicated support. Our team works directly with prescribers and insurance providers to keep costs low, delivers medication right to our customers’ door, and provides dedicated patient care support to help navigate treatment.

The Specialty Pharmacy Technician’s responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Communication with customers (patients, prescribers, payers, etc.) via telephone and/or facsimile; and is done on-site at a workstation
  • Complying with all federal, state, and local laws and regulations, as well as Publix’s policies
  • Initiating fills, as permitted by state regulations
  • Ensuring product is rotated, within date, and properly displayed on shelves
  • Counting and labeling prescription drugs and supplies
  • Properly disposing outdated, discontinued and/or unsaleable merchandise
  • Accurately entering information into the Pharmacy computer systems
  • Filing prescriptions and patient profiles
  • Reconciling insurance discrepancies
  • Lifting and carrying of pharmacy merchandise
  • Interaction with other pharmacy associates
  • Assisting in other duties, as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • 18 years of age or older
  • Must satisfy the requirements for an active, valid pharmacy technician registration or license, as required by the pharmacy board in the state in which the technician operates
  • Must not have active suspensions, sanctions, or other restrictions related to participation in a private, federal, or state health insurance program upon hire and thereafter,
  • Able to deliver friendly, courteous, prompt customer service
  • Able to read and do simple math problems
  • Able to enter data in the computer accurately
  • Able to interpret, understand and follow instructions
  • Able to work well with others as a team member and a passion for serving
  • Not have received an unacceptable result on a company-sponsored drug test within the last year
  • Have met the Criminal Background Check (CBC) and license check requirements within the last year and
  • Meet the rehire eligibility criteria, if previously employed at Publix.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous experience at Publix
  • Registered Pharmacy Technician (RPhT) in the state for which you are applying
  • PTCB Certification

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