Pharmaceutical Technologist at Luton Hospital

Luton Hospital

Luton Hospital emphasizes compassionate patient care, professional development, and a supportive work environment for healthcare careers.

Pharmaceutical Technologist

  • Job Type Full Time
  • Qualification Diploma
  • Experience3 years
  • Location Nairobi
  • Job Field Pharmaceutical¬†


  • Assist the pharmacist in the day-to-day operations of the hospital pharmacy, ensuring accurate and timely medication dispensing and providing support to patients.
  • Demonstrate superior seamless customer service, integrity, and commitment to innovation, efficiency, and fiscally respon- sible activity

Key Responsibilities:
Medication Dispensing:

  • Assist in dispensing and labeling medications accurately and efficiently.
  • Process and handle prescription orders in compliance with pharmacy protocols.
  • Compounding and preparing extemporaneous medications as per doctor’s prescription
  • Report and document medication errors and/near misses to supervisor for appropriate preventive measures.

Inventory Control:

  • Maintain pharmacy inventory, perform regular stock checks and assist in restocking.
  • Collaborate with the pharmacist to manage medications and prevent wastage/expiry.

Customer Service:

  • Provide excellent customer service, addressing patient inquiries and ensuring a positive pharmacy experience. Collaborate with healthcare providers to address medication-related concerns.

Regulatory Compliance:

  • Follow regulatory guidelines and pharmacy policies to ensure compliance.
  • Assist in maintaining accurate records of medication transactions and patient profiles.

Operational Support:

  • Operate and maintain pharmacy equipment, ensuring proper functioning.
  • Assist in maintaining a clean and organized pharmacy environment.

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum Qualifications Diploma in Pharmacy
  • Valid enrollment certificate and practicing license from Kenya Pharmacy and Poisons Board.


  • 3+ years’ work experience.

Technical skills/Leadership competencies

  • Proficiency in computer application packages Knowledge of pharmacy operations and pharmaceutical/dispensing software.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy in medication handling.

Method of Application

Applications to be sent to clearly indicating the role applied for on the subject line of the email by Tuesday 9th July 2024.

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