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Pharmacy Technician Interview Questions

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candidates in the healthcare, public service, and private manufacturing/distribution industries.

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How do you work as part of a greater team? What role do you find yourself taking on in a team environment?

Pharmacy Technician Interview Questions

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    How do you work as part of a greater team? What role do you find yourself taking on in a team environment?

  2. 2.

    How do you keep yourself up to date on new medications and practices in the field?

  3. 3.

    Give me an example of your leadership ability?

  4. 4.

    How would your co-workers describe you?

  5. 5.

    How do you verify that a prescription is valid in this line of work?

  6. 6.

    What do you enjoy most about working in the pharmaceutical field?

  7. 7.

    What do you know about our pharmacy?

  8. 8.

    What do you enjoy most about being a Pharmacy Technician?

  9. 9.

    Give me an example of how you are dependable.

  10. 10.

    Give me an example of one of your past jobs that required great attention to detail.

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    What do you do in your free time?

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    How do you handle times where customer waiting times are longer than normal and customers become uneasy or even mad?

  13. 13.

    Where do you see yourself in five years?

  14. 14.

    Who is your greatest role model?

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    How do you keep yourself organized to be able to meet deadlines?

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    What would you do if you suspect a customer is a drug seeker?

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    What do you dislike the most about being a Pharmacy Technician?

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    Have you ever worked with a Pharmacist you did not like? What didn't you like about them?

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    How do you fill your downtime?

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    What is the difference between prescription medicine and over-the-counter drugs?

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    What do you feel are the most important qualities in being a good technician?

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    How do you feel about working with customers of diverse backgrounds?

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    Tell me about a stressful time in your work life. How did you handle it?

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    What influenced you to pursue a career in the pharmaceutical field?

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    When you reflect on your education, is there anything you would do differently?

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    What hours are you available?

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    What pharmacy software do you have experience working on?