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Pharmacy Technician Training Program

Signature Health offers a one-year training program to provide thorough training and hands-on learning to become a Registered Pharmacy Technician. No prior pharmacy experience is necessary.

After completing the program and passing an in-house exam, trainees will be eligible to apply to available Pharmacy Technician positions at Signature Health.

Apply Today to be a Trainee!




If you are eager to work and get paid while learning valuable skills to become a Registered Pharmacy Technician, you can do it all through Signature Health!

While following the training program’s instructor-led curriculum, you’ll also gain hands-on pharmacy experience:

  • Assisting Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians with the preparation and distribution of medications
  • Maintaining drug inventory and patient pharmacy records
  • Completing shipment and delivery of pharmacy orders to patients
  • Working in a Community Health Center dedicated to supporting vulnerable populations
  • Learning about serving patients living with mental health and substance use disorder diagnoses

Trainees complete our program in approximately 12 months and must pass an in-house exam. Then they can register with the State Board of Pharmacy as a Registered Pharmacy Technician and apply for a Pharmacy Technician position at Signature Health.

Signature Health has in-house pharmacies in six locations: Ashtabula, Beachwood, Lakewood, Maple Heights, Painesville and Willoughby.

Knowledge & Requirements

• High School Diploma or equivalent required

• 3-5+ years of customer experience is preferred 

• American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required (provided by Signature Health)

• Computer experience sufficient to perform data entry functions.

Benefits & How to Apply

  • Paid position
  • Employer shared medical benefits, dental and vision
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Tuition reimbursement & professional development
  • Generous paid time away from work

Note: A $25 fee is required to register as a Technician Trainee with the Ohio Board of Pharmacy at the start of the program. The fee will be reimbursed after the program begins.


Check out rewarding career opportunities with a full range of benefits and professional development opportunities.

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