Packaging Technician in McLean, VA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 4/14/2018

Job Snapshot

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    McLean, VA
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Job #:  830141

Packing Tech

Duration: 1 month contract

Location: Ballston Spa NY 12020

Shift: Monday-Friday 8:30am – 5:00pm

Pay Rate: Negotiable 


Position Summary:

Performs packaging tasks and the related activities in support of the medication dispensing process.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Follow daily packaging assignments.
  • Complete extemporaneous packaging assignments as needed.
  • Clean work station and replenish all supplies.
  • Clean machine with alcohol between each medication packaging
  • Hand/Strip/Card packaging
  • Double-check accuracy of all medications before beginning packaging process.
  • Record all quantities and expiration dates in designated log area.
  • Obtain pharmacist check.
  • Place completed stock on shelf and return any unused medication to the appropriate area in the pharmacy.
  • Follow all applicable government regulations including HIPAA. 


Job Duties:

  • May sit, stand, stoop, bend and walk intermittently during the day.
  • May stand seven (7) to ten (10) hours per day.
  • May be necessary to work extended hours as needed.
  • Finger dexterity to operate office equipment required.
  • May need to lift up to twenty-five (25) pounds on occasion.
  • Visual acuity to see and read fine prints.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this role include close vision, color vision and the ability to adjust focus.
  • Must be able to hear normal voice sounds.
  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this role.



  • Ability to physically perform light lifting
  • Ability to follow written and oral instructions
  • Visual acuity
  • Basic math skills
  • Pharmacy technician license if required in the state
  • Ability to read, write, speak and understand
  • Previous technician experience











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