In this career, your responsibilities may include:
- Performing general administrative tasks, such as paperwork and answering phones
- Working the cash register
- Monitoring medication inventory
- Sanitizing pharmaceutical equipment
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Typically requires a high school diploma. Obtaining a post-secondary certificate or an associate degree would allow you to work as a pharmacy technician, if you do not already have the U.S. equivalent of an associate degree.
Certification is not required.
No licensure is required to work as a Pharmacy Aide, Assistant, or Clerk.