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Pharmacy Senior Technician I/OnCall/UKHC - Retail Pharmacy

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title Pharmacy Senior Technician I/OnCall/UKHC - Retail Pharmacy
Requisition Number DU09964
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $17.50/hr - $27.31/hr
Type of Position Temporary
Position Time Status On Call
Required Education
High School
Required Related Experience
1 year
Required License/Registration/Certification
National Pharmacy Technician Certification thru either PTCB or ExCPT with CPhT designation and Registration with Kentucky Board of Pharmacy within 30 days of hire or on day one if previously registered with the Kentucky Board of Pharmacy as a technician.
Physical Requirements
This position may require sitting at a computer workstation and performing tasks with repetitive motions; and occasionally standing or walking with objects weighing up to 25 pounds; and lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects weighing up to or over 50 pounds. Must also be able to reach above or below waist level. Possible exposure to hazardous chemicals and fumes including waste, and blood-borne or airborne pathogens.
Shifts may vary depending on location. Hours and days of week subject to change based on the needs and growth of the department. Requires occasional holiday and weekend rotations are part of the shifts. Number of hours scheduled per week may vary. Potential shifts and locations available will be discussed during the interview.
Job Summary
Assists pharmacists in medicine preparation and distribution for the Retail Pharmacies operating under University of KY Pharmacy Services. Fills and dispenses prescriptions in a busy retail based setting. Requires attention to detail and the ability to provide excellent customer service. Must be reliable and punctual. This position also requires teamwork, excellent communication skills and strong interpersonal skills.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
This position requires dependability, excellent customer service and the ability to prioritize. The successful candidate must be reliable and demonstrate excellent attention to detail. Must be self-motivated and be able to stay on task. Must be reliable and punctual. This position requires teamwork, excellent communication skills and strong interpersonal skills to be applied with both patients and other medical professionals.
Creates and maintains cultures where all staff delivers friendly, patient centered care.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Retail and/or Hospital pharmacy technician experience preferred but not required. Hired candidate must maintain licensure as CPhT from PTCB/ExCPT during employment in this position.The starting pay for this position was recently adjusted. The minimum hourly rate for this position will now be $18.50/hour. All pay rates will be based on candidate’s experience.
Deadline to Apply 01/31/2023
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.
Posted: 2023-01-02 Expires: 2023-02-02

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