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

PHARMACY TECHNICIAN, CERTIFIEDRequisition # 021022Merit Applications will be accepted through 4:59 PM on the advertising end date.Position BasicsPosition Type:Job Type:RegularInitial Advertising Ends on:Saturday, October 21st, 2017Organization:University HospitalDepartment:PharmacySub Department:PharmacyBuilding:University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital (SFCH)SalaryMonthly Salary:$2,917Annual Salary:$35,006Pay Grade:09Work SchedulePart/Full TimeFull Time PositionHours:02:00 PM to 11:30 PMShift:2ndDetails: Work 8 hour shifts scheduled between 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm.Work Week:RotatingDetails: Work alternating weeks: Week 1) Work Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday; Week 2) Work Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, SaturdayJob 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 TechnicianOther Special Qualifications:Ability to calculate ratios & proportions for pharmaceutical needs as demonstrated by work sample.Additional 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 experience with inventory maintenance activities, exp working in a team environment, experience working in a detail-oriented work environment, knowledge of Windows based computer programs, experience working in environment requiring accuracy, experience working in healthcare with one-on-one patient interaction & experience handling challenging interactions in work environment. Prefer National Career Readiness Certificate at Silver Level.Duties:Under general supervision of pharmacist, coordinates and performs activities associated with dispensing areas, prepares drug orders on inpatient and outpatient floorstock orders. Utilizes aseptic techniques in flow hoods to prepare sterile products. Under general supervision of technician supervisor, carries out activities supportive of development, coordination and training of assigned areas. All pharmacy technicians must be certified within one year of employment. If certification not achieved by the end of one year, individuals will be terminated. (Board of Pharmacy Administrative Rules, Iowa Administrative Code 657, Chapter 3, Pharmacy Technicians.)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 alr