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Pharmacy Technician Outpatient - Grade 360

Location: Gilroy, CA Additional Locations:
Job Number: 800309 Date posted: 06/13/2019
Description:
Under the direction of a licensed Pharmacist, may perform packaging, manipulative, repetitive, and other non-discretionary tasks, including removing drugs from stock; counting, pouring, or mixing pharmaceuticals; placing product into a container; affixing label(s) onto container; packaging and repackaging.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Performs packaging, manipulative, repetitive, and other non-discretionary tasks.

  • Removes drugs from stock.

  • Counts, pours and mixes pharmaceuticals.

  • Places products in container and affixes labels onto containers.

  • Performs packaging and repackaging tasks.

  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

  • Supervisory Responsibilities: This job has no supervisory responsibilities.
  • Basic Qualifications:
    Experience
  • N/A
  • Education
  • High School Diploma/GED.
  • License, Certification, Registration
  • Current CA Pharmacy Technician Registration.

  • Additional Requirements:
  • Must be able to either type 30 WPM or 6,000 KPH.
  • Requires successful completion of the Outpatient Pharmacy Technician qualifying exam.
  • Candidate must complete the Kaiser Outpatient Pharmacy Technician Training Program and pass the test no later than 60 days after start date.
  • Working knowledge of current drug forms, dosage strengths, and generic & trade name, and traditional equivalents.
  • Knowledge of Federal & State laws/regulations regarding the provision of pharmaceutical services.
  • Ability to read, understand and transcribe pharmaceutical information.
  • Must possess verbal and written English-speaking communication skills.
  • Ability to learn and operate pharmacy computer system and other equipment.
  • Must be able to learn and operate pharmacy computer system and other equipment.
  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time with frequent bending/stooping/lifting or reaching.
  • Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
  • Must be willing to work in a Labor Management Partnership environment.
  • Also refer to Position Specifications outlined in the appropriate collective bargaining agreement.

  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • Three (3) years of experience preferred.
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    Skills Testing*: Typing 30WPM or 6,000KPH & Pharmacy Tech Exam

     

    *If it is determined that you need to complete testing to qualify for this position, you will receive an email inviting you to take the assessment(s) listed above. Passing test scores remain on file for one year.

    Primary Location: California,Gilroy,Gilroy Medical Offices 7520 Arroyo Circle Scheduled Weekly Hours: 6 Shift: Evening Workdays: Week 1: Mon 4:00 PM-8:00 PM, Thu 4:00 PM-8:00 PM; Week 2: Tue 4:00 PM-8:00 PM Working Hours Start: See Working Days Working Hours End: See Working Days Job Schedule: Short Hour Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: United Healthcare Workers - West Job Level: Individual Contributor Job Category: Pharmacy Specialty: Pharmacy Technician Department: Gilroy Main Outpatient Pharmacy Travel: No Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.

    External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.

    About Pharmacy Careers

    Pharmacy Careers

    Whether you're a resident, technician, or specialist, you'll find a wide array of clinical services in our progressive practice environment. In addition to outpatient, inpatient/hospital, and ambulatory care/clinical opportunities, we maintain specialized pharmacy services, automated refill pharmacies, regional call centers, drug information services, and pharmacy analytical services. In fact, our mail-order pharmacy was ranked highest in customer satisfaction by a J.D. Power U.S. Pharmacy Study.

    Our pharmacists also have access to a wealth of information and integrated technologies, meaning you have the information you need at your fingertips, enabling you to make the right decisions, expedite patient care, and actively participate in your patients' health.

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