Mercy Health (Multiple Locations) Pharmacy Technician II in Saint Louis, Missouri
Overview:less thanbr> Supports and assists the Pharmacist in the preparation, distribution, and inventory control of medication and performs other duties as necessary for the provision of patient focused pharmacy services. Assists with training of pharmacy technicians, has been trained and is a resource person for dispensing cabinets, helps with floorstock inspections, has an active role in improving workflow. The certified technician will not have supervisory duties over other technicians but will be a resource person for entry level technicians. The Pharmacist will check all medications and preparations before they are dispensed.less thanbr>Qualifications:less thanbr> * Education: Must have in-house training in IV preparation and sterile technique within 3 months of hire.less thanbr> * Licensure: Requires valid Pharmacy Technician License to be registered with Missouri State Board of Pharmacy and in good standing.less thanbr> * Experience: Must have at least one year of pharmacy technician experience in our healthcare system or have at least five 5 years of pharmacy technician experience in a hospital setting.less thanbr> * Certifications: Requires being registered by the National Pharmacy Technician Association as a Certified Pharmacy Technician and keeping this certification current. Must also have passed all written and practical exams in accordance with achievement program.less thanbr> * Other: Must be able to exhibit a higher command of job skills and be willing to train other technicians in applicable areas if hired in as a Senior Technician, must strive to get higher command of job skills and be willing to train other technicians in applicable area. Must have all medications and preparations checked by a registered pharmacist before it is dispensed.less thanbr> We Offer Great Benefits:less thanbr>Day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, tuition reimbursement and employer-matched retirement funds are just a few of the great benefits offered to eligible co-workers, including those working 48 hours or more per pay period!less thanbr> We're bringing to life a healing ministry through compassionate care.less thanbr>At Company , our supportive community will be behind you every step of your day, especially the tough ones. You will have opportunities to pioneer new models of care and transform the health care experience through advanced technology and innovative procedures. We're expanding to help our communities grow. Join us and be a part of it all.less thanbr>What Makes You a Good Match for Company ?less thanbr>Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We're also collaborative and unafraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care - that's just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a good fit for you, we encourage you to apply.less thanbr> Company has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an essential function of this job.less thanbr>less thanbr>EEO/AA/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veteransless thanbr>less thanbr>less thanbr>less thanbr>less thanbr>Employer's Job# 827023less thanbr>Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.