UNIVERSITY OF IOWA PHARMACY TECHNICIAN, CERTIFIED in IOWA CITY, Iowa

PHARMACY TECHNICIAN, CERTIFIEDRequisition # 021943Merit Applications will be accepted through 4:59 PM on the advertising end date.Position BasicsPosition Type:Job Type:RegularInitial Advertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is FilledOrganization:University HospitalDepartment:PharmacySub Department:Ambulatory CareBuilding:General Hospital (GH)SalaryMonthly Salary:$2,928Annual Salary:$35,141Pay Grade:09Work SchedulePart/Full TimeFull Time PositionHours:07:00 AM to 08:30 PMShift:1stDetails: Work 8 hour shifts scheduled between 7:00 am - 8:30 pmWork Week:RotatingDetails: Work up to every other weekend with variable days off.Job DetailsBackground Check:Background checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates.Special Qualifications(Skills):DefinitionsPublic Contact/Customer ServiceLicense/Certifications:Certified Pharmacy TechnicianAdditional Information:Pharmacy Technician Registration with the Iowa Board of Pharmacy Examiners must be obtained within 30 days from date of hire and maintained for the duration of employment as mandated by Iowa Code.Desired Qualifications:Prefer: ability to perform ratio/proportion equations, experience in a retail pharmacy setting, experience with inventory maintenance activities, experience working in team a environment, experience working in a detail-oriented work environment, knowledge of windows based computer programs, experience working in healthcare with one-on-one patient interaction & experience handling challenging interactions in the work environment. Prefer National Career Readiness Certificate at Silver Level.Duties:Under general pharmacist supervision, coordinates and performs as necessary the technical activities of dispensing areas. Under general supervision of technician supervisor, carries out activities supportive of development, coordination, and training of assigned areas. Provides functional supervision as required.MINIMUM ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:1. High school graduation including a general mathematics course, or the equivalent.2. Experience requirement:a. Two years experience in a position directly related to the natural sciences, orb. Two years post high school education in the natural sciences or related area, orc. A combination of related experience and related post high school education to equal two years.3. National certification as a certified pharmacy technician by a National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) accredited pharmacy technician certification program and examination is required. Must meet ongoing education requirements and maintain certification.4. An exception to the certification requirement is available to pharmacy interns who maintain registration as a pharmacy intern (per Iowa Administrative Code - Chapter 3, Pharmacy Technicians, Section 3.3).Note: Per Board of Pharmacy Regulations (Iowa Administrative Code -- 657-Chapter 3, Pharmacy Technicians):1. A pharmacy technician must register with the Board of Pharmacy within 30 days of employment.2. Effective July 1, 2009, all pharmacy technicians must be certified by July 1, 2010.Before applying for the PHARMACY TECHNICIAN, CERTIFIED position, please read the Minimum QualificationsWork Samples will be administered to determine proficiency for approved Special Qualifications.Before you can apply for a specific opening, you must have an ACTIVE ELECTRONIC MERIT EMPLOYMENT FILE with UI HR Employment Services. If you have already done so, please login. If you have not, please read our introductory page.APPLICANT CREDENTIALS ARE SUBJECT TO VERIFICATIONBackground checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates for all positions in UI Hospitals and Clinics. Background checks may also be conducted for other positions.For information about applying for Officeand Clerical, Service, or Technical/Craft positions, please go to MeritApplication Procedures or contact University Human Resources Employment Ser