Pharmacy Senior Technician/UKHC
Pharmacy Senior Technician/UKHCRequisition Number:
Pharmacy Senior Technician/UKHC - Good Samaritan Retail PharmacyDepartment Name:
H5000: CHANDLER - RETAIL PHARMACYWork Location:
Lexington, KYGrade Level:
$15.26-23.98/hourType of Position:
StaffPosition Time Status :
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2 yrsRequired License/Registration/Certification:
Kentucky Board of Pharmacy Registration PTCB RegistrationPhysical Requirements:
This position requires intermittently sitting at a computer workstation for extended periods of time and performing tasks with repetitive motions; and occasionally standing or walking with objects weighing up to 25 pounds; and lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects weighing up to or over 50 pounds. Also involves some job-related travel (less than 10% of time); exposure to risk of injury from moving, lifting, or positioning patients, equipment, or materials; and exposure to temperature extremes, hazardous chemicals and fumes including waste, cuts/punctures, and blood-borne or airborne pathogens.Shift:
Hours of operation of the Good Samaritan Retail Pharmacy are 8:00 am – 12:00 am 7 days per week; current schedule for this particular position primarily reflect day shifts rotated during the hours of 8:00 am and 6:30 pm. Schedule/hours subject to change in order to accommodate staffing needs during pharmacy operating hours which are also subject to change. Shift rotations to be discussed during interview, and holiday rotations required for some locations.Job Summary:
This position assists pharmacists in UK HealthCare retail pharmacy sites operating under Chandler Retail Pharmacies. The primary duty of the individual in this position is providing technician support for a hospital based retail pharmacy. The Pharmacy Senior Technician may also assist with filling prescriptions, clerical work, data entry, and restocking daily orders received from wholesalers. Pharmacy Assistants and Technicians for Ambulatory Pharmacy Services will play an integral role in ensuring overall customer satisfaction and that a positive patient experience is achieved for all Chandler and Good Samaritan retail pharmacy patrons. The ability and desire to work and grow in a fast-paced, complex, and ever-changing field within a dynamic and cutting-edge pharmacy is essential for individuals in this position. The potential for growth within this nationally-recognized enterprise is truly unsurpassed; the University of Kentucky was recently named as one of The Chronicle of Higher Education’s 2019 Great Colleges to work for, an award based solely on randomly-selected employee survey results.Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:
This position requires dependability and the ability to prioritize; the successful candidate must be reliable and demonstrate excellent attention to detail.Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :
Two years of previous work experience (in a related field). Prefer previous pharmacy tech experience or work/classes in medical field. Hired candidate must maintain state licensure in good standing. Must have 2 years of full-time (or pro-rated) pharmacy technician experience and must be a Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT).Deadline to Apply:
02/23/2021University 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.