Pharmacy Technician

  Afghanistan Center for Training and Development - ACTD
  Afghanistan Unspecified 436
Date Posted:May 2, 2010
Reference:ACTD 070
Closing Date:May 19, 2010
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Gender:Male
Functional Area:Health/Medical
Nationality:International
Salary Range:5000 - 10000 USD undefined
Years of Experience:2 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:Yes
Contract Type:Short Term
Probation Period:Unspecified
Required Languages:

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Job Summary:

The phamacy technician is needed to perform duties in Sayed Abad CHC

Duties & Responsibilities:

1. To understand the classification, indications, dosage, side effects and contra-indications of all drugs dispensed at the pharmacy
2. To store, arrange and organize the drugs properly in the shelves (FIFO),
3. To take preventive measures for sun, mice and other bugs in the pharmacy,
4. To ensure proper ventilation and temperature is kept in pharmacy ,
5. To ensure that drugs are not expired, if it is near to be expiry should be reported well ahead of time to clinic in-charge
6. To ensure the hygiene of the pharmacy and safe disposal of pharmacy related waste,
7. months to clinic In-charge in written.
8. To issue medications as per MD prescription
9. To provide appropriate health education while dispensing medications
10. To keep updated and accurate documents/formats for drug consumption
11. To identify and report problems that interfere in the delivery of services
12. Will work effectively with other team members

Job Requirement:

1. Certificate/Degree from a recognized Faculty or pharmacy training institute (IHS)
2. At least 2 years experience of pharmacy management, supervision and training with a national/ International/ organization, and having excellent background.
3. Must be fluent in local languages
4. Must be willing to live in rural districts
5. Must be able to respond to emergency cases to anytime including during day and night.
6. Must be flexible, have ability to travel to various field sites

Job Location:

Afghanistan
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