Pharmacy Technician in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania | DiversityInc Careers

Pharmacy Technician

Job Description

This is an exciting chance for Pharmacy Technicians to excel in  team-oriented environment while having the opportunity to develop and strengthen technical skills and pharmacology knowledge. You would be responsible for accurately and efficiently reading, interpreting and entering prescriptions into our system. As a Prescription Entry Pharmacy Technician, you will direct questionable prescriptions to the prescriber for clarification, and enter incomplete prescription information once clarification has been obtained. To help support development and maximize workflow, you may be asked to perform other pharmacy functions as required.

You will work in a safe and friendly work environment with growth and training opportunities. Our organization offers a competitive benefit package including vacation, holiday/sick time. health/dental/vision insurance, work/life balance, employee discounted stock purchase program, 401K, tuition reimbursement, and employee discounts at all CVS stores. This position is full-time (40 hours/week), Monday through Friday 8:30am-5:00pm and  rotating Saturdays (subject to change).

Required Qualifications

- Minimum 3 months of pharmacy technician experience.

- Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.

Preferred Qualifications

- Previous mail order or retail pharmacy experience, highly preferred, but not required.

- Ability to read and interpret prescription terminology and medications.

- Excellent keyboarding skills while maintaining 100% accuracy.


- High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED) required.


Business Overview 

From eliminating tobacco products from our retail locations to offering generic EpiPen® alternatives – we’re passionate about taking bold steps to deliver quality, affordable health care to millions of people. When you join our team, you’ll be at the center of it all. Choose from a variety of positions across our enterprise, all while helping redefine the future of health care.  

CVS Health is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  Gender/Ethnicity/Disability/Protected Veteran – we highly value and are committed to all forms of diversity in the workplace. We proudly support and encourage people with military experience (active, veterans, reservists and National Guard) as well as military spouses to apply for CVS Health job opportunities. We comply with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is the Law Poster: EEO IS THE LAW and EEO IS THE LAW SUPPLEMENT. We provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you require assistance to apply for this job, please contact our Advice and Counsel. If technical issues are preventing you from applying to a position, contact Kenexa Helpdesk at 1-855-338-5609 or  For technical issues with the Virtual Job Tryout assessment, contact the Shaker Help Desk at 1-877-987-5352. Please note that we only accept applications for employment via this site.