Pharmacy Technician, Certified at Careerbuilder in Iowa City, Iowa

Posted in Other 7 days ago.

Job Description:

Benefits Highlights:

  • Regular salaried position located in Iowa City, Iowa
  • Fringe benefit package including paid vacation; sick leave; health, dental, life and disability insurance options; and generous employer contributions into retirement plans
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Minimum Eligibility Requirements:
  • High school graduation including a general mathematics course, or the equivalent.
  • Experience Requirement:
    • Two years' experience in a position directly related to the natural sciences, or
    • Two years post high school education in the natural sciences or related area, or
    • A combination of related experience and related post high school education to equal two years.
  • 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.
  • 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):
  • A pharmacy technician must register with the Board of Pharmacy within 30 days of employment.
  • Effective July 1, 2009, all pharmacy technicians must be certified by July 1, 2010.
Special Qualifications:
  • Ability to calculate ratios and proportions for pharmaceutical needs as demonstrated by a work sample.
Desired Qualifications:
  • Experience with inventory maintenance activities
  • Experience working in team environment
  • Experience working in detail-oriented work environment
  • Knowledge of windows based computer programs
  • 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

Application Process : Resume preferred as part of the application process. Job openings are posted for a minimum of 10 calendar days. Applications will be accepted until 11:59 PM of the posting end date.

Successful candidates will be subject to a criminal background check.

Additional Information
  • Classification Title: Pharmacy Technician, Certified
  • Appointment Type: Merit
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Pay Level: 09
  • Starting Salary Minimum: 36999.36
Contact Information
  • Organization: Healthcare
  • Contact Name: Penni Berger
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