University of Utah Health Care

  • Pharmacy Technician - Centerville Health Center, part time

    Requisition Number
    29294
    Reg/Temp
    Regular
    Employment Type
    Part-Time
    Shift
    Rotating
    Work Schedule
    8:15 am - 9:15 pm Monday-Sunday
    Location Name
    Centerville Health Center
    City
    Centerville
    State
    UT
    Department
    UCC RET 80C CVHC PHARMACY
    Category
    Pharmacy
  • Overview

    As a patient-focused organization, the University of Utah Health Care exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research and education. Success in this mission requires a culture of collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. University of Utah Health Care seeks staff that are committed to the values of compassion, collaboration, innovation, responsibility, diversity, integrity, quality and trust that are integral to our mission. EO/AA

     

    This position provides the technical functions associated with the delivery of clinical pharmacy services by maintaining proper stock levels in all pharmacy locations, compounding or otherwise preparing, filling, pricing, and delivering pharmaceuticals or other related items. The incumbent may perform duties such as entering prescriptions, completing reports, operating and maintaining automated dispensing devices, inputting computer data, and providing all aspects of customer service that are required to provide Pharmacy Department services. This position completes the essential functions of the job under the direct supervision of a Pharmacist.

    Responsibilities

    • Assists the pharmacist in tasks associated with patient care.
    • Effectively manages supplies of the department.
    • Problem solves operational issues within the department.

    Knowledge / Skills / Abilities

    • Ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined above.
    • Ability to provide care appropriate to the population served.
    • Familiarity with medical terminology.
    • May determine options from a variety of pre-established departmental policies and procedures, but cannot act outside of these unless authorized to do so by a Pharmacist.
    • May vary work routines according to patient care priorities.
    • Major problems encountered by incumbents include first line screening for medication order errors, drug or allergy contraindications, and processing non-formulary drug requests.
    • Challenges encountered may include problem solving for operation and maintenance of all automated systems in the Pharmacy Department.
    • Performing the essential duties of this position may involve standing for extended periods of time and/or handling heavy or bulky supply containers.
    • Knowledge and ability to perform mathematical calculations for extemporaneous compounding and special dose preparation, rectifying drug distribution errors, reconciling billing and administration records, etc.

    Qualifications

    Qualifications

    Licenses Required

    • Current Pharmacy Technician licensure in the State of Utah.

    * Additional license requirements as determined by the hiring department.

    Qualifications (Preferred)

    Working Conditions and Physical Demands

    Employee must be able to meet the following requirements with or without an accommodation.

    • This position involves light work that may exert up to 20 pounds and may consistently require light work involving lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling or otherwise moving objects. This position involves standing for extended periods of time and is not exposed to adverse environmental conditions.

    Physical Requirements

    Carrying, Color Determination, Far Vision, Lifting, Listening, Near Vision, Pulling and/or Pushing, Reaching, Sitting, Speaking, Standing, Stooping and Crouching, Walking

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