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Job Title

Compounding Technician


Pharmacy Technician


San Jose , CA



Why you will choose us:
Albertson’s Companies Inc. has always been a people-oriented business, and thoughtful people practices remain a core element of our company’s philosophy. As friendly, enthusiastic people who enjoy offering customers an exceptional shopping experience, we provide world-class customer service each and every day.
We also provide a variety of benefits including:
  • Competitive Wages
  • Flexible work schedules
  • Associate discounts
  • Leaders invested in your training, career growth & development
  • Health and welfare benefits for eligible employees (Medical, Dental, 401k and more!)
  • Vacation / Paid Time Off
POSITION PURPOSE: The Specialty Non-Sterile Compounding Technician works under the direction of the Specialty Compounding Manager to assist in compounding operations. Assists Pharmacist in filling non-sterile compounded prescriptions and other compounded pharmaceuticals under direct Pharmacist’s supervision, based on the extent allowable by State/Federal law.

  • Complies with Safeway quality standards related to the preparation, dispensing and sale of compounded pharmaceuticals and pharmacy related products.
  • Receives refill requests from patients and obtains authorization for refills from physician’s offices.
  • Processes records and enters data into compounding software system for prescriptions and other pharmaceutical products.
  • Prepares and process third-party claims for payment.
  • Checks formulas, retrieves ingredients, weighs and measures ingredients and completes preparation work.
  • Assembles product using proper techniques and equipment.
  • Communicates with pharmacists for instructions, changes, issues and checking completed product.
  • Operates cash register and process payment for purchase.
  • Prepares patient orders and packages for shipment.
  • Cleans, calibrates and completes required documentation to maintain compounding equipment.
  • Sanitizes and disinfects equipment and compounding areas.
  • Orders,receives and stocks chemicals and supplies
  • Counts stock and enters data into computer to maintain inventory records for pharmacy.
  • Exercises discretion and confidentiality with all patient information.
  • Follows proper Pharmacy and general safety and security procedures and processes.
  • Promptly report to the pharmacist all patient complaints that cannot be immediately remedied.
  • Notify the pharmacist when agents from any regulatory agency or law officers contact/visit the Pharmacy.
  • Understands and complies with Best Practice Standards and Policies and Procedures of the Specialty Compounding Center.
.Our Cultural Principals
  • Teamwork: “We always support and recognize each other”
  • Learning: “We always strive to grow and develop ourselves and others”
  • Ownership: “We always take actions to drive our success
  • Competition: “We always act with integrity to win over the customer”
  • Inclusivity: “We always value everyone’s perspective”
  • Compassion: “We always treat each other and our customers with kindness and respect”
About Us:
Albertsons Companies is at the forefront of the revolution in retail. We have a new vision: forging a retail winner that is admired for national strength with deep local roots, that offers an easy, fun, friendly, and inspiring experience, no matter how a customer chooses to shop with us. We want talented individuals to be a part of this journey!

The organization includes 2,230 stores, 23 distribution facilities, and 20 manufacturing plants with over 300,000 employees across 34 states and the District of Columbia. The company is publicly owned with supermarkets across the country that includes Albertsons, Safeway, Vons, Jewel-Osco, ACME, Shaw’s, Tom Thumb, United Supermarkets, United Express, Randalls, Albertson’s Market, Pavilions, Star Markets, Market Street, Carrs, Haggen, Lucky, Amigos, Andronico’s Community Markets, King’s, Balducci’s, and Albertson’s Market Street.

The pay range is $25.00 to $30.00 per hour, but no less than the local minimum wage. Starting rates will vary based on things like location, experience, qualifications and the terms of any applicable collective bargaining agreement.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature of work performed by the employees assigned to this job and are not the official job description for the position. All employees must comply with Company, Division, and Store policies and applicable laws. The responsibilities, duties, and skills of personnel may vary within store and/or from store to store and the official job description will be provided during the application process.

We endeavor to make this site accessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the application process, please contact us at 1-888-255-2269.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: $24.00 - $30.00 per hour

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • 4 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Afternoon shift
  • Day shift
  • Evening shift
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Morning shift
  • Night shift
  • Overtime
  • Rotating weekends
  • Weekend availability
Ability to commute/relocate:
  • San Jose, CA 95138: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Preferred)
  • Pharmacy technician experience: 1 year (Preferred)

General Requirements

Required Skills

Pharmaceutical Sales

Nice to Have Skills

Computer Skills Regulatory Compliance Communication Skills Inventory management Inventory control

Type of Job & Compensation

What type of job is it?


Pay for this job

$24.00 to $30.00 per hour

Benefits offered

401(k) Dental Flexible schedule Medical Paid time off

Availability needed for this job

Monday to Friday Weekends required Evening shift Holidays required

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