Pharmaceutical Technologist Job at Archers Post Catholic Health Centre

Catholic Diocese of Maralal

Archers Post Catholic Health Centre

Vacancy Announcement

Archers Post Catholic Health Centre is a faith-based organization under the Catholic Diocese of Maralal in Samburu county. Located along the Isiolo – Marsabit Highway.

The facility serves approximately 10,000 people.

It was opened in 1963 by the Franciscan auxiliary lay missionaries of Mary Immaculate [FALMI], as a dispensary and later upgraded to a Health Centre with a bed capacity of 31.

Position: Pharmaceutical Technologist

Reports to: The Sr. In-Charge

Duty Station: Archers Post Health Centre

Job Purpose: The job holder will provide services associated with preparation, storage and dispensing of pharmaceuticals.

Roles and Responsibilities;

  • Organize medications for dispense.
  • Dispense drugs to patients.
  • Compute charges for medications dispensed and enter data.
  • Receive and store incoming supplies.
  • Inform the supervisor of stock needs and shortage.
  • Establish and maintain patients’ profiles, list of medication etc.
  • Maintain proper storage and security for drugs.
  • Answer calls, respond to questions and requests.
  • Offer pre and post pharmacy counseling.
  • Be responsible for timely monthly reports.
  • Maintain pharmacy inventory.
  • Maintain a clean and well-organized pharmacy.
  • Adhere to infection control policies and protocol.
  • Perform related duties as assigned

Qualification and Experience:

  • A Degree/ Diploma in Pharmacy Technology from a recognized institution.
  • At least two years in a busy Pharmacy.
  • Excellent knowledge of Pharmacy operations and procedures.
  • Ability to write and review SOP’S.
  • Must be duly registered.

Personal Attributes:

  • Very adept at handling drugs.
  • Highly disciplined.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Good record management skills.
  • Must be a team player.

How to Apply

If you believe you meet the above requirements and are interested in this position, please send your application together with detailed curriculum vitae.

Deadline Friday 2nd August 2019 at 5.00 pm.

Address to Sr In-charge, Archers Post Health Centre, P.O. Box 359 – 60,300 Isiolo.

OR email to hr@maralalcath.org and cc hcarcherspost@gmail.com.

Clearly mention the position you are applying for in the subject line.

Hand Deliveries to be dropped at the reception at Archers Post Health Centre.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.


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Updated: July 24, 2019 — 4:24 am