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#OPP90517 Outpatient Pavilion Pharmacy Tech III

Filing Deadline: Tue 1/23/2018

This posting shall remain open until filled.

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 10/27/2017 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor. Eligible Disability Counseling and Consulting services (DCC) or Special Selection clients should contact their Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor for assistance.

DESCRIPTION

Under general supervision, will perform a full range of duties in the Outpatient Pavillion pharmacy setting. Assists the pharmacist in the preparation of medications (including antineoplastics/ chemotherapy) for patient use for IV sterile compounding preparation & administration in accordance to established procedures under USP<797 / HSP800, assist in the distributions of medications via Pyxis Med Station A Stations; maintains skills applicable to all information systems within the pharmacy, maintain inventory levels; and perform other duties as assigned. Will perform assigned operational duties in a scheduled area and will assist pharmacists in completing medication orders and related distribution duties in the assigned area.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT).
  • Pharmacy Technician License issued by the California State Board of Pharmacy.
  • Minimum three (3) years of relevant experience required.
  • Experience in project management/system responsibility (e.g. Pyxis, narcotic control, QI, or pharmacy buyer/biller/analyst); OR is a Pharmacy School graduate; OR expanded responsibilities over several areas OR possess a Pharmacy Intern License.
  • Ability to manage assigned workload within deadlines.
  • Ability to work in a self-directed work team environment and function effectively in a high-volume, multiple demand environments.
  • Have excellent communication and customer service skills with the ability to communicate clearly both verbally and in writing and be able to articulate complex ideas for all levels of audiences.
  • Be a self-starter who is accountable and requires minimal direction and supervision; a person who is open to new ideas; and a creative and flexible individual who is comfortable working in a large, complex organization.
  • Possess the personal characteristics of professionalism, credibility, commitment to high standards, innovation, discriminating judgment and accountability.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Previous IV & Chemo experience.
  • Wholesaler ordering.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

  • Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
  • Hours are variable (8 to 10 hours shifts).
  • 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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UC San Diego Health Sys
Payroll Title:
PHARMACY TCHN 3
Department:
Outpatient Pavillion Pharmacy
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Worksite:
Moores Cancer Center
Appointment Type:
Career
Appointment Percent:
80%
Union:
EX Contract
Total Openings:
3
Work Schedule:
Variable, 8-10, Sun - Sat

 

As a federally-funded institution, UC San Diego Health maintains a marijuana and drug free campus. New employees are subject to drug screening.