Order Entry Pharmacy Technician Job at Polaris Pharmacy Services – 2.7 Charlotte, NC

Job Details

Job Location

Polaris Pharmacy Services of North Carolina – Charlotte, NC

Position Type

Full Time

Travel Percentage


Job Shift

Night Shift

Job Category




Polaris Pharmacy Services is an industry leader in both the Long-Term Care and Post-Acute Care settings. Founded in 2015, we are locally and independently owned with pharmacies in 9 different cities through-out the Southeast, Northeast and Midwest. We are proud to offer competitive benefits and industry pay as well as the opportunity for career advancement to all our team members. Currently we are recruiting for experienced Order Entry Pharmacy Technicians to join the Polaris team.


The Order Entry Technician is responsible for entering prescriptions and refills into the pharmacy system with both speed and accuracy. Technicians must be responsive and courteous when addressing our customers needs. Successful Technicians are dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and external customers; understanding customer information and using it to improve products and services we deliver.


Enter new and refill prescriptions into the pharmacy system

Resolve and answer questions customer needs and requests

Actively contribute to the evaluation and continuous improvement of client services, policies, and procedures

Comply with government and department policies regarding safety, attendance, and dress code

Follow all applicable government regulations, including HIPPA

Ensure safety policy and procedures are consistently adhered to and practiced

Other duties as assigned; Job duties may vary depending on business needs


High School diploma or equivalent required

Pharmacy technician licenses/certifications required by state regulations and state of practice

Minimum of one (1) year working as a pharmacy technician (long-term care pharmacy preferred)

Knowledge of brand name/generic medications

Experience with alpha-numeric data entry

Must have a basic understanding and ability to read and correct key prescriptions

Basic math computation skills

Knowledge of SIG codes

Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook required

Able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language

Able to work at a moderate speed

Good organization/Attention to detail


The physical demands described here are representative of those that should be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job:

May sit or stand seven (7) to ten (10) hours per day

The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, bend, walk

May be necessary to work extended hours as needed

May lift and/or move up to 30 pounds

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this role


We provide qualifying full-time employees with 23 PTO (Paid Time Off) days annually. PTO is used for holidays, vacation, sick leave, and personal leave. Each quarter eligible employees may submit up to 16 hours of unused PTO for payout. At the end of each calendar year eligible employees may rollover up to 40 hours of unused PTO.

Please note, because we are a pharmacy most of our locations are open 24-hours a day, 7 days a week and therefore schedules may change as determined by the needs of the business.

BENEFITS for full time Employees

Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance

401 (k) (available for Part Time & Full Time EEs)

Company Paid Life insurance

Short-term and Long-term disability insurance

Tuition reimbursement

Personal Time Off (PTO)

Competitive pay with annual performance reviews and merit-based raises

Career growth potential

Annual on-site voluntary Flu Vaccines

Employee referral bonus program

About the Company

Company: Polaris Pharmacy Services – 2.7

Company Location:  Charlotte, NC

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About Polaris Pharmacy Services - 2.7