Mwaiwathu Private Hospital invites applications from suitably qualified and experienced candidates for the position of Pharmacy Technician (2 positions) tenable at the Hospital along Chileka Road in Blantyre.
Position: Pharmacy Technician (2 positions)
The Pharmacy Technicians will assist the Pharmacists in their daily tasks. They will be directly involved with the receiving and dispensing of prescriptions and client/patient contacts. All work will be done under the direct supervision of a licensed Hospital Pharmacist
Specific duties and responsibilities will include but not be limited to:
Receiving prescriptions, both over the phone and in-person
Entering prescriptions into computer database
Dispense medicines and medical supplies.
Assisting clients at the cash register
Working with insurance companies
Contacting referring physicians’ offices with questions aver prescription
Maintain inventory of medicine and medical supplies.
Ensure proper storage of medical supplies.
Perform any other duties assigned the Hospital Pharmacist from time to time.
Educational Qualifications and Experience
Must have a Diploma in Pharmacy from a recognized Institution
Must be registered with the Pharmacy, Medicines and Poisons Board,
Must be computer literate
Must be willing to work odd hours.
Possession of three years relevant post qualification experience in a busy environment will be an added advantage.
Requisite knowledge, Abilities and skill
Good command of English and fluency in other Malawian local languages
Must be a self-starter, pro-active and honest
Strong Computer skills
Ability to multi-task and work with minimal supervision
Mode of Application
Interested and qualifying candidates should submit their application, enclosing a detailed Curriculum Vitae with names and contacts of at least three credible referees with active email addresses and copies of relevant certificates by Monday, March 1, 2021 to: