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PTCB Launches Online Career Center for Job Seekers and Employers
WASHINGTON, DC — The Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) announces the launch of its interactive job board, the PTCB Career Center, providing pharmacy technicians, employers, and the pharmacy community at large with an easy-to-use and targeted resource for online employment connections. The Career Center can be found at careers.ptcb.org and already contains more than 150 career openings.
“PTCB is pleased to serve in this new capacity as a career hub for pharmacy technicians. We know pharmacy technician employers need to be able to efficiently find and attract top talent,” said William Schimmel, PTCB Executive Director and CEO. “PTCB is excited to help enable smooth career transitions for Certified Pharmacy Technicians seeking new opportunities. Given that PTCB Certification is accepted in all 50 states, PTCB CPhTs are in a strong position to seek employment wherever they choose. The PTCB Career Center is a user-friendly resource for employers seeking the best pharmacy technician employees.”
Benefits for Employers: The PTCB Career Center gives pharmacy technician employers the ability to identify and reach qualified candidates. Employers can post jobs online, search for candidates based on specific job criteria, create an online resume agent to email qualified candidates daily, and benefit from online reporting that provides job activity statistics. Pricing starts at $299 for a 30-day placement and includes multiple pricing options with discounts for employers and educators who join the PTCB Advocate Employer or Advocate Educator Programs. By purchasing a PTCB job posting package, an employer’s job postings will be placed on all sites within the National Healthcare Career Network.
- Unmatched exposure for job listings – PTCB Certified Pharmacy Technicians comprise the largest audience of Certified Pharmacy Technicians.
- Easy online job management – Employers can enter job descriptions, check the status of postings, renew or discontinue postings, and make payments online.
- Resume searching access – With a paid job listing, employers can search the resume database and use an automatic notification system to receive email notifications when new resumes match their criteria.
- Company awareness – Along with each job posting, employers can include information about their individual company and a link to their website.
Benefits for Certified Pharmacy Technicians: For job seekers, the PTCB Career Center is a free service that provides access to pharmacy technician employers. In addition to posting their resumes, job seekers can browse and view available jobs based on their criteria and save those jobs for later review. Job seekers can also create a search agent to provide email notifications of jobs that match their criteria.