Academics Home | Academics | Pharmacy Technician | You're a Good Fit Because Placement/Transfer 94% That's right! Ninety-four percent of SCC's 2013-2014 graduates found work or continued their education. Placement You're a Good Fit: Pharmacy Technician Here is what it takes to become a successful pharmacy technician: Strong communication skills. Ability to relate to others. Close attention to detail. Ability to perform repetitive tasks accurately. Ability to work with a variety of people. Desire to help others. Strong work ethic and good critical-thinking skills. Good math skills. Ability to work in a potentially fast-paced environment. Can function in areas where confidentiality is of utmost importance. Sequential and logical thinker who can work step by step to complete a task completely. Shows initiative to get jobs done. Ability to maintain professionalism. Ability to work in a field that is constantly changing.