Pharmacy Tech II - Pharmacy
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- CHOMP has been voted the Best Place to Work in Monterey County for 10 straight years
- Excellent Pay and Generous Benefits including a Pension and Continuing Education Reimbursement
- Excellent Team Oriented Culture
- Free Gym for Employees
Under the leadership of the department director and/or the assistant director of pharmacy operations, the pharmacy technician is responsible for assisting in pharmacy department activities not requiring a pharmacist’s professional judgment. Duties/responsibilities include, but are not limited to, maintaining patient records/drug profiles, unit dose medication preparation, sterile product preparation, pharmaceutical calculations, data entry into pharmacy computer systems, filling and managing automated dispensing devices, sterile IV and non-sterile additive and chemotherapy compounding, and assisting the pharmacist in providing quality pharmaceutical care. Important dimensions of this position consist of professional commitment, team work, interpersonal skills, safety, good customer relations, fiscal responsibility and broad pharmacy knowledge.
At least three years pharmacy technician experience required. Hospital experience preferred.
Education as required for State of California Pharmacy Technician licensure.
Must pass orientation and initial competency assessment prior to independent assignment requiring the applicable skill, and must complete and pass all annual competencies.
State of California Pharmacy Technician license or undergraduate California Pharmacist Intern license is required. For Pharmacy Technicians, National Pharmacy Technician certification is preferred and required within the first year. American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS certification is preferred and required within the first six months.
This position requires driving. Individuals assigned to driving company vehicles to offsite locations for medication delivery and Pyxis maintenance must possess a valid California driver’s license, have an acceptable driving record of three points or less, and participate in the DMV pull-notice program.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Assigned Work Hours:
80 hours a pay period; AM and PM shifts and weekends included.
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 2022-1052