Pharmacy Technician II I/P



City
Phoenix
State
Arizona
Telecommute
No
Department
Pharmacy
Position description
Assists pharmacists in providing optimal pharmaceutical care to the patients. Gathers, labels, and distributes medications accurately and efficiently. Packages, prepares, and compounds non-sterile and sterile medications including hazardous medications accurately and efficiently. Handles, manages, and distributes controlled substances in compliance with regulatory requirements and department policies, and assists with drug diversion surveillance. Assists with training new staff. Assists with maintaining accurate medication inventories and billing of medications. Effectively communicates utilizing established systems and processes. Performs responsibilities and duties of the job in a manner that is attentive to patient’s age and cognitive ability. Accurately and efficiently processes prescriptions. Interacts with patients and managed care plans to authorize prescription coverage. Assembles prescriptions and follows proper procedures to prepare and dispense medications. Accurately and efficiently completes patient purchase transactions utilizing point of sale systems. Manages complex inventory decisions. Trains and mentors technician staff. Prepares/compounds complex intravenous and/or hazardous medications. Performs drug diversion surveillance. Works in practice-specific pharmacy satellite(s). Proficient in specialized department information technology.
Qualifications
High School/GED and a minimum of one (1) year of pharmacy technician experience required.
Additional qualifications
A minimum of six (6) months of Mayo Clinic Pharmacy Technician experience preferred.

Demonstrated ability to work in a busy environment and pay attention to detail. Proven organizational and problem solving skills. Proven ability to effectively work independently and in a team environment.

License or certification
Current Arizona State Board of Pharmacy Technician License. Current CPhT certification by the National Pharmacy Technician Certification board.



Exemption status
Non-exempt
Benefits eligible
Yes
Schedule
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
80
Schedule details
Must be able to work overnight shifts between 8PM and 8AM

Scheduled workdays will rotate 7days on and 7 days off on a fixed schedule.
Weekend schedule
Must be available to work every other weekend (Saturday and Sunday).
Site description
Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.

With Phoenix being the sixth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.

Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.
Category
Pharmacy
Career profile
Pharmacy
Job posting number
119465BR
Recruiter
Sarah Lee
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).