Pharmaceutical Technologist Job in Kisii, Kenya

Pharmaceutical Technologist – Kisii

Job Description

Our client in the hospital industry based in Kisii is looking to recruit a pharmaceutical technologist to be based in Kisii and who will and should review, dispense prescription as per the treatment sheet of medications by compounding, packaging and labelling pharmaceutical to clients and offer expertise in the safe use of prescriptions.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for formulation and execution of pharmaceutical policies and programs in the provision of curative, palliative and preventive health care services
  • Dispensing and compounding medicine
  • Verifying and maintaining information relating to the drugs issued to patients
  • Ordering and recording of drugs and other pharmacy supplies
  • Ensuring rational drug use to prevent drug abuse
  • Ensuring appropriate storage of drugs
  • Conducting extemporaneous preparations
  • Counseling patients in regards to diets during medication
  • Monitoring of drug interactions and advise patients accordingly
  • Offering drug information to other health practitioners and patients
  • Billing of drugs
  • Checking and correcting drug prescription errors
  • Any other relevant duties as may be assigned from time to time

Qualifications

  • Diploma in Pharmacy or Pharmaceutical Technology or equivalent qualification approved by the pharmacy and poison from a recognized institution
  • At least 3 years’ experience working experience in a busy hospital
  • Valid practicing license
  • Enrollment Certificate as a Pharmaceutical Technologist awarded by the Pharmacy and Poison Board (PPB)
  • Annual License from the Pharmacy and Poison Board
  • Certificate in computer application skills from a recognized institution

Interested candidates who meet the requirements are invited to send their CV to vacancies@jantakenya.com indicating the job title “Pharmaceutical technologist” on the subject line by 29th Aug 2018


Health and Medical
Updated: August 22, 2018 — 11:33 am