Pharmacy Technician - 107043

Pharmacy Pharmacy Technicians Doha Qatar



3 Year Hospital Contract Job Opportunities available in Doha, Qatar for international candidates. Applicants from all countries invited to apply.

The ideal candidate for a Pharmacy Technician vacancy will have a 2 Year Diploma in Pharmacy with at least 1 year experience working in a hospital setting as Pharmacy Technician or Pharmacy Assistant. 

This Medical Group is Qatar's premier non-profit health care provider, the main provider of secondary & tertiary healthcare in Qatar, and one of the leading hospital providers in the Middle East.

Here, you will have the opportunity to team up with the best and the brightest professionals in healthcare and to provide world class patient care service for the population.

You will have exceptional opportunities to develop your career in a professionally stimulating environment while working in a destination which is one of the worlds next big hot spots, Qatar  the host country of the FIFA World Cup 2022.

Global Medical Recruiting (GMR) is a "Registered Recruitment Partner" with the Medical Group in Qatar. GMR does not charge you (the applicant) any recruitment fees as we are paid by the Medical Group for our placement services. 



Females: Single Contracts.

Males: Single and Family Contracts.

Tax free Basic Salary. From 4400- 7935 QR (Qatari Riyals) per month. (Salary offered according to experience)

Free fully furnished accommodation provided.

Transport allowance: 1250 QR per month added to your basic salary.

Free "round trip" (to and from home country) flight tickets on joining, annual leave, and on repatriation. For males with family contract offered this will be also be applicable for your family (wife and up to 3 children up to 18 years old).

40 days paid annual vacation days.

End of Service Award (at end of contract) which is one month's salary for each year worked.

The benefits outlined here are those that apply to most employees. Salary offer packages are determined by the employer. Global Medical Recruiting can assist the applicant with salary offer negotiations with the employer, but in the end the final salary package offered is at the sole discretion of the employer and not of Global Medical Recruiting.


Minimum Requirements


Fluent in English. Bilingual (Arabic & English speaking) to your advantage.


2 Year Diploma in Pharmacy Technician program.(Fulltime Studies). 


1 year experience in pharmacy practice in a hospital setting (for ex. as Pharmacy Technician or Pharmacy Assistant) (Licensed Experience).


Valid Primary License from the country of origin (if applicable) AND should be eligible for license from the licensing authority in the State of Qatar to practice as a healthcare profession.




The Pharmacy Technician supports the pharmacist in their role as a medicines manager through performing a wide range of medicine distribution supply roles including the secure storage, assembly, repackaging and preparing of medicines for dispensing to patients, their carers and other healthcare professionals.

Pharmacy Technicians perform tasks that do not require a Pharmacists skills or privileges.

Pharmacy Technicians always work under the supervision of a licensed Pharmacist.


Medicine Distribution. Patient care. Medicines Information. Continuing Personal Development. Teamwork and Professional Collaboration. Management and leadership.


Medicine Distribution:

Understand and adhere to Qatar Medicine laws and regulations

Works according to the Employer’s policies and standard operating procedures and consults with a pharmacist if that is not possible due to unusual circumstances.

Prepares and arranges the medication on prescription.

Works with new technologies to automate and improve the safety of medicines distribution

Take responsibility for the standard of their own work ensuring that medicines are dispensed to in-patients and out-patients in a safe and efficient manner.

Always demonstrates personal accuracy when dispensing and when checking the work of others in a wide range of settings (inpatients, outpatient, controlled drugs, extemporaneous preparation and IV preparation).

Assembles medications for inpatient and out-patient orders including fills (patient carts) and the replenishment of floor stocks and refilling of automated drug cabinets

Aseptic assembly of medications for parenteral administration

Compounding of sterile & non-sterile formulations.

Repack all tablets and capsules from bulk stock and label it in a properly manner.

 Patient care:

Ensure that physician orders have been verified by a pharmacist before dispensing and assembly.

Identify and resolve common problems with medication orders (incomplete order, expired order).

 Medicines information:

Effective use of readily available reference sources (paper and electronic) if they have any doubts or concerns regarding medication orders.

Support pharmacists by undertaking basic product research.

Continuing professional development:

The continuing education requirements for pharmacy technicians have not been stated by the Qatar authorities; however, technicians are expected to keep up to date by participating in continuing education opportunities

Teamwork and Professional Collaboration:

Participate in the pharmacy shift system for their facility (i.e. covering 24 hours duties)

Demonstrate strong teamwork and an ability to work effectively with people of different professions and at different levels.

About the Employer


Qatar’s national healthcare delivery system is rapidly developing. Here, you will have the opportunity to team with the best and the brightest professionals in healthcare and to provide world class patient care service for the population. This medical group has one of the biggest workforce in Qatar, with more than 2 million people living and working in Qatar, this diverse and exciting organization has more than 90 different nationalities working to deliver the best care always to their patients and the Qatar community.

Since its establishment the healthcare provider rapidly developed medical facilities capable of providing state-of-the-art diagnosis and treatment of disease.  It currently manages 12 hospitals – 9 specialist hospitals and 3 community hospitals – as well as the National Ambulance Service and home and residential care services.


Qatar is the host country of the FIFA World Cup 2022 and listed as the richest country in the world by Forbes. Qatar is home to many expats who relocated here for work and those drawn to its life of luxury, this is most evident in the capital city Doha. Doha is located on the coast of the Persian Gulf in the east of Qatar. Doha has awesome attractions. You will be able to experience adventure, buzzing nightlife, culture or relaxation. Qatar does not only offer the most amazing desert landscapes but also stunning beautiful beaches beautiful beaches to enjoy.