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Pharmacy Senior Technician/UKHC

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title Pharmacy Senior Technician/UKHC
Requisition Number RE33904
Working Title Pharmacy Senior Technician/UKHC – Investigational Drug Services
Department Name H3330:Pharmacy Services
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 07
Salary Range $17.50-27.31/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education
HS
Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience
2 yrs
Required License/Registration/Certification
Nationally certified Pharmacy Technician by either PTCB (PTCE) or NHA (ExCPT); Registered with the Kentucky Board of Pharmacy within 30 days of hire.
Physical Requirements
This position requires use of a computer workstation, completion of tasks with repetitive motions, and occasional pushing, pulling, and/or lifting objects weighing up to 50 pounds. This position may require personnel to wear personal protective equipment to reduce risk of exposure to work-related hazards (e.g. handling of hazardous medications).
Shift
Monday through Friday, 8:00am – 4:30pm; some evenings, weekends and/or holidays as needed.
Job Summary
The major job responsibilities for this position include; 1) Assisting in the development of step-by-step procedures, sterile/non-sterile compounding and distribution of investigational and study drugs, as well as performs appropriate IDS cleaning/documentation 2) Assisting in establishing and maintaining appropriate and easily retrievable recordkeeping systems for protocols, study subjects, drug inventory, manufacturing and dispensing investigational drugs. Makes accurate entries into appropriate forms and established recordkeeping systems, including automated systems. 3) Assists in establishing and maintaining standards which assure the quality, proper storage, and safe use of all investigational agents and supplies. –Prepares for audits of inventory, drug dispensing records and files by investigator or study sponsors. Temperature monitoring for room temp, refrigerators, -20 freezer, -70 freezer and any other storage unit as needed; report and act upon any excursion. -Assist in student teaching and/or shadowing. –Perform other activities deemed necessary based on workload.

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. 

The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19 vaccination series or upon obtaining an approved exemption. Only vaccines approved by the World Health Organization can be accepted.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
This position requires dependability and the ability to prioritize. The successful candidate must be reliable and demonstrate excellent attention to detail.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Associate or bachelor’s degree and hospital and/or retail pharmacy technician experience preferred.
Deadline to Apply 05/23/2022
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.

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Posted: 2022-05-11 Expires: 2022-06-10

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