Job Description *This position includes a $1,500 retention bonus for external new hires. You will receive a portion after 3 months of employment and the remainder after 12 months of employment.*
Under the direct supervision of a pharmacist, The Pharmacy Compound Technician II performs all of the duties as Pharmacy Compound Technician I, including preparation and packaging of medication and supplies for shipment to patients, performing record keeping functions, and assisting in various inventory control processes. Additionally, the Pharmacy Compound Technician II is responsible for higher level responsibilities including training and workflow/inventory management
Required Qualifications Essential Qualifications: Minimum of 6 months of internal experience in good standing Active state Pharmacy Technician license required Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills Certification: National Pharmacy Technician Certification. Adherence to: - Regular Predicable Attendance Knowledge of: - Medical Terminology utilized in a pharmacy - Drug names and pharmacology knowledge - Understanding of Pharmacy law - USP 797 Sterile Compounding Rules/Regulations - USP 800 Hazardous Compounding Rules/Regulations (if applicable) Skills In: - Demonstrated Verbal and written communication - Basic Computer Skills (Word, Excel, Outlook) - Basic Math Skills - Drug Compounding for all applicable patient therapies Ability To: - Multi-task in a fast-paced environment - Work Independently and within the clinical team to fill and ship accurate and timely orders Physical Demands: The physical demands listed below are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. - Constant standing and walking for duration of shift (8-10 hours) - Constant and repeated lifting of 5-10 pounds for duration of shift - Constant talking and hearing - Constant use of hands and fingers, handle or feel objects with the ability to reach with hands and arms - Required to wear protective clothing/equipment for duration of shift - Cosmetics, perfume, jewelry strictly prohibited for duration of shift - Specific vision abilities to include close vision, peripheral vision, and the ability to adjust focus - Occasional sitting, kneeling and stooping - Occasional lifting up to 30-50 pounds during shift
Preferred Qualifications Preferred Qualifications: Two to three years of IV compounding technician experience Knowledge of: - Medical Terminology utilized in a pharmacy - Drug names and basic pharmacology knowledge
Education High School Diploma or General Equivalent Development (GED)
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