Providence Health & Services Certified Lead Pharmacy Technician in Santa Clarita, California


Providence is calling a Certified Lead Pharmacy Technician (Full Time) to our Facey Medical Group location in Valencia, CA.

In this position you will:

  • Leads, trains and acts as a resource for assigned Pharmacy Technicians and Refill Clerks by providing support and guidance in daily operations of the department, including problem solving, work redistribution, as indicated by workload and staffing, and adherence to quality and guidelines.

  • Responsible for the review and transmission of pharmacy medication scripts following the established Facey Medication Protocol Program.

  • Submits prescription refills via an electronic task for immediate approval to the pharmacy for medications predefined in the guidelines and protocols established by the medical group.

  • Makes appointments for patients as required by the Facey Medication Protocol Program.

  • Provides education, training and guidance to Prescription Refill Clerks and Clinical Practitioners.

  • Provides excellent customer service to patients, pharmacy personnel and Facey clinical staff and providers.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Successful completion of an approved pharmacy technician program.

  • Pharmacy Technician license required by the Board of Pharmacy.

  • Must possess basic computer skills, including Microsoft Office programs i.e Word, Excel and Power Point applications.

  • Use of e-mail, fax, phone and e-copy.

  • Must possess excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, ability to work independently and as a member of a team with users, management , physicians and staff, strong planning and organizational skills.

  • Ability to trouble shoot, excellent customer service, ability to be a critical thinker and bring creativity, detail oriented, reliable and a self-starter.

  • Ability to type 35-45 wpm.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Minimum of 3 or more years retail pharmacy experience.

About the organization you will serve:

Facey Medical Group is a multi-specialty medical group with over 160 physicians providing care to the growing population in the North & East regions of Los Angeles & Ventura Counties. Twelve medical clinics, including two urgent care centers and dedicated women's centers, are located across the San Fernando, Santa Clarita and Simi Valleys. The group began as a single medical practice over 90 years ago.

Facey is part of Providence Health & Services, an integrated, not-for-profit 5-state network of hospitals, care centers, medical clinics, affiliated services and educational facilities spanning from California to Alaska.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Pharmacy Technician

Location: California-Santa Clarita

Req ID: 181616