This position will remain open until a successful candidate has been identified.
UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 04/11/2019 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.
Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 04/22/2019. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.
Under general supervision, will perform a full range of duties in the Infusion Outpatient pharmacy setting, Assists the pharmacist in the preparation of medications (including antineoplastics/ chemotherapy) for patient use for IV sterile compounding preparation and administration in accordance to established procedures under USP<797>; assist in the distributions of medications via Pyxis Med Stations; maintains skills applicable to all information systems within the pharmacy, record keeping, and billing functions; maintain inventory levels; and perform other duties as assigned. Will perform assigned operational duties in a scheduled area and will assist pharmacists in completing medication orders and related distribution duties in the assigned area.
Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) issued by PTCB.
Pharmacy Technician License issued by the California State Board of Pharmacy.
Minimum five (5) years of relevant experience required.
Knowledge of Pharmacy terminology and calculations.
Proven computer experience and accurate data entry skills.
Detail and organizational skills to sort, file and retrieve information.
Have both excellent communication and customer service skills with ability to communicate clearly both verbally and in writing and be able to articulate complex ideas for all levels of audiences.
Ability to work in a self-directed work team environment and function effectively in a high-volume, multiple demand environments.
Be a self-starter who is accountable and requires minimal direction and supervision; a person who is open to new ideas; and a creative and flexible individual who is comfortable working in a large, complex organization.
Possess the personal characteristics of professionalism, credibility, commitment to high standards, innovation, discriminating judgment and accountability.
Two - Five (2-5) years of previous IV and Chemo experience.
Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
UC San Diego is an academic powerhouse and economic engine, recognized as one of the top 8 public universities by U.S. News and World Report. Innovation is central to who we are and what we do. Here, students learn that knowledge isn't just acquired in the classroom - life is their laboratory. UC San Diego's rich academic portfolio includes six undergraduate colleges, five academic divisions and five graduate and professional schools. The university's award-winning scholars are experts at the forefront of their fields with an impressive track record for achieving scientific, medical and technological breakthroughs.