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

PHARMACY TECHNICIAN, TRAINEERequisition # 022483Merit Applications will be accepted through 4:59 PM on the advertising end date.Position BasicsPosition Type:Job Type:RegularInitial Advertising Ends on:Sunday, August 26th, 2018Organization:University HospitalDepartment:PharmacySub Department:Acute Care - IV AdmixtureBuilding:General Hospital (GH)SalaryMonthly Salary:$2,824Annual Salary:$33,888Pay Grade:08Work SchedulePart/Full TimeFull Time PositionHours:02:00 PM to 11:30 PMShift:2ndDetails: Work 8 hour shifts scheduled between 2:00 pm - 11:30 pmWork Week:RotatingDetails: Work alternating weeks: Week 1) Work Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday. Week 2) Work Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday.Job DetailsBackground Check:Background checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates.Other Special Qualifications:Ability to calculate ratios and proportions for pharmaceuticals as demonstrated by a 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 ability to prioritize tasks in time sensitive situations. Prefer previous work experience in an environment that included inventory maintenance activities. Prefer knowledge of windows-based computer programs. Prefer experience working in a team environment. Prefer previous work experience in healthcare. Prefer National Career Readiness Certificate At Silver Level.Duties:Under general supervision by a pharmacist, compound sterile products for parenteral use in accordance with principles of aseptic technique and in accordance with prescriber orders and department policies and procedures. All pharmacy technicians must be certified within one year of employment. If certification is 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. Effective July 1, 2009, a Pharmacy Technician (Trainee) must be registered with the Pharmacy Board. All pharmacy technicians must be certified within one year of employment. If certification is not achieved by the end of one year of employment, individuals will be terminated. (Per Board of Pharmacy Administrative Rules (Iowa Administrative Code 657, Chapter 3, Pharmacy Technicians)3. 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.Before applying for the PHARMACY TECHNICIAN, TRAINEE 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 already done so, please login. If you have not, please read our introductory page.APPLICANT CREDENTIALS ARE SUBJECT TO VERIFICATIONBackground checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates for all positions in UI Hospitals and Clinics. Background checks may also be conducted for other positions.For information about applying for Officeand Clerical, Service, or Technical/Craft positions, please go to MeritApplication Procedures or contact University Human Resources Employment Servicesat 319-335-2656 or 800-272-6400 (Iowa Toll Free).The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from