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Assists pharmacists in providing optimal pharmaceutical care to the patient. Performs accurate and timely distribution of medications which may include potentially critical, high expense medications, chemotherapy, investigational agents, controlled substances and potentially hazardous substances in a dosage form ready for administration. Utilizes technical equipment such as automated drug dispensing technology, barcode software and automated packaging technology to provide accurate, safe products for patient administration. All products prepared for distribution receive a final check by a licensed pharmacist prior to dispensing. Performs multiple computer functions, facilitates accurate charging/crediting of medications via various computer applications. Good organizational and problem solving skills with the ability to prioritize work appropriately and assure timely delivery of product to the patient care areas. Ability to provide optimal customer service having strong telephone and verbal communication skills. Requires a variety of shifts that include days, evenings, occasional nights and every other weekend.
High School diploma or equivalent experience. Must be able to read, write, communicate and understand English. Ability to follow written and verbal directions. Must be organized, efficient, and able to work independently and/or in a team setting. Ability to organize & prioritize work in a high volume, busy environment and pay attention to detail. Ability to work as a team player. Ability to comprehend the use of instruments and operate mechanical equipment. Understanding and application of math & calculator skills and the metric system. Good communication and telephone skills. Computer use and keyboarding skills.
COMPETENCY: 1. Successfully completes on-the-job training program, evidenced by work sample 2. Completes institutional training program
JOB KNOWLEDGE: Math skills, telephone etiquette, knowledge of pharmacy operations
ADDL CONSIDERATIONS: Prior pharmacy experience preferred (one year).
License or certification
Registration with the Board of Pharmacy, Certified by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB), or Institute for the Certification of Pharmacy Technicians required.
This part-time position is for 5 days of scheduled work per 2-week pay period, primarily scheduled as day shifts. Shifts are typically 8.5 hours long. Day shifts start between 5:30 - 7:30 a.m., and evening shifts start at 2:45 p.m. Some swing shifts (starting at 11:00 a.m.) may also be scheduled.
Weekend rotation is every other Saturday and Sunday
Jacksonville is the largest city in area in the continental United States. A beautiful coastal Florida city that features excellent year-round climate, over 20 miles of beaches and outstanding outdoor recreational, cultural and family-oriented amenities. The “River City by the Sea” has an excellent school system, reasonable cost of living and a thriving business environment. Medical professionals and patients are drawn to Jacksonville by an extraordinary network of high-profile healthcare facilities. Jacksonville continues to grow as more people relocate from all over the U.S. and abroad, to see what the great River City has to offer!
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