Amb/Retail Pharmacist/UKHC

Job description

Job Title:

Amb/Retail Pharmacist/UKHC

Requisition Number:


Working Title:

Amb/Retail Pharmacist/UKHC - Float Position

Department Name:


Work Location:

Lexington, KY

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Type of Position:


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Required Education:


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Required Related Experience:

No experience required.

Required License/Registration/Certification:

Licensed Pharmacist

Physical Requirements:

This position requires intermittently sitting at a computer workstation; performing tasks with repetitive motions (such as typing); standing or walking with objects weighing up to 10 pounds; lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects weighing up to 50 pounds; and occasionally standing or walking with objects weighing up to 25 pounds. Also involves some risk of back injury from moving, lifting or positioning patients, equipment, or materials; risk of injuries from use of equipment on the job; and exposure to blood-borne or airborne pathogens, hazardous chemicals and fumes including waste, cuts/punctures, burns, and combative/violent people.


Must be available to work full-time during the hours of Monday thru Friday 7am-9pm and weekends 7am-6pm. Shifts to be discussed during interview. Position to work 40 hours per week. Hours and shifts subject to change based on the needs of the department.

Job Summary:

UK HealthCare Retail Pharmacies are seeking a Pharmacist Float to assist in managing the pharmaceutical care workload. This position will compound and dispense medications and pharmaceutical supplies upon receiving written orders from physicians. In addition, this position will review and interpret prescriptions and drug profiles to ensure appropriate drug therapy has been prescribed and ensures that drug interactions.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

This position requires attention to detail; the ability to provide excellent customer service; reliability; punctuality; teamwork; and exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.

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Preferred Education/Experience:

PharmD and ambulatory/retail pharmacy experience preferred.

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.




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Posted: 2/18/2021
Application Due: 2/25/2021
Work Type: Full Time