This posting shall remain open until filled.
UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 1/15/21 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.
Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 1/27/21. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.
Under general supervision of the Pharmacy Manager and/or Supervisor, the Pharmacy Technician III position assists the pharmacist in the preparation of medications for patient use (oral and parenteral) according to established procedures; assists in the distribution of medications, record keeping, and billing functions; maintains inventory levels; performs assigned operational duties in a scheduled area and will assist pharmacists in completing medication orders and related distribution duties in the assigned areas. The Pharmacy Technician III may also assist the pharmacist in performing best possible medication histories for patients.
Depending on experience of the selected candidate, this position will be hired at the Pharm Tech II or Pharm Tech III.
Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) issued by PTCB.(Pharm Tech III)
Pharmacy Technician License issued by the California State Board of Pharmacy.
Must have two to five (2 - 5) years of previous (retail) Pharmacy Tech experience.
Proven knowledge of pharmacy terminology and calculations.
Strong computer experience and accurate data entry skills.
Excellent detail and organizational skills to sort, file and retrieve information.
Demonstrated ability to manage assigned workload within deadlines.
Excellent communication and customer service skills.
Strong ability to communicate clearly verbally and in writing and be able to articulate complex ideas for all levels of audiences.
- Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
- Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. We invite you to join our dynamic team!
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