Pharmacy Compliance Coordinator/UKHC

Job description

The University of Kentucky HealthCare Enterprise (UKHC) is seeking a Pharmacy Compliance Coordinator. The ideal candidate will have the ability to manage multiple tasks and/or projects while accurately completing routine functions in a fast paced, high intensity, professional work environment; will have knowledge of Pyxis, SCM, Picis, and RxAuditor; will be proficient in Microsoft Office, to include Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook; will have excellent attention to detail, exceptional planning and organizational skill, and effective written and verbal communication skills; will have the ability to solve routine problems and manage resources; and will have demonstrated ability to provide superior customer service, time management, and judgment.

IEBC (Internal Employee Being Considered).

Job Title
Pharmacy Compliance Coordinator/UKHC

Requisition Number

Working Title
Pharmacy Compliance Coordinator - Controlled Substances

Department Name
H3330:Pharmacy Services

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Grade Level

Salary Range

Type of Position

Position Time Status

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Required Related Experience


Required License/ Registration/Certification

Certified Pharmacy Technician (by PTCB or ExCPhT) and registered with the Kentucky Board of Pharmacy

Physical Requirements

May include standing and/or walking for greater than 5 hours at a time as well as lifting up to 25 pounds. May require the ability to reach items above the shoulder level.


Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm shifts (40 hours/week).


The ideal candidate will have excellent interpersonal communication, leadership, and organization skills; high attention to detail; the ability to provide excellent customer service while being reliable & punctual; will have experience with Pyxis and RxAuditor; and will have knowledge of inpatient drug distribution processes.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

Hospital Pharmacy Technician experience and Bachelors Degree.

Deadline to Apply

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you currently hold a National Pharmacy Technician Certification from either PTCB or ExCPT?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Are you currently registered with the Kentucky Board of Pharmacy as a Pharmacy Technician?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Please indicate the amount of paid pharmacy technician experience you have working in either an inpatient hospital and/or retail pharmacy setting.
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 2 years
    • More than 2 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  4. * Describe how this position complements your strengths and interests.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * What skills, talents, and abilities do you specifically bring to this position?

    (Open Ended Question)

  6. * University of Kentucky HealthCare recognizes a set of values that guide us in our daily interactions. By applying for a position within UK Healthcare, you are indicating your commitment and expressing your agreement to our five values. These values are diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork. Please choose one of the UK Healthcare values and give a specific example when you exhibited this quality in your professional experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  7. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • Institute for Diversity in Health Management
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents





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    Job No:
    Posted: 4/14/2018
    Application Due: 4/20/2018
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