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Pharmacy Technician (Pool)

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Job Description

The Pharmacy Technician performs technical support functions in the department under the direct supervision of a registered pharmacist.

This PRN/Pool position will provide coverage in the absence of our primary pharmacy technician due to personal time off, sick leave, holiday's, etc.  Weekday hours include Monday - Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and weekend hours from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  Days and hours will vary from week to week.

 

Job Code: 100089

 

 

License or Certification: - Certification and Registration as a Pharmacy Technician as required by the state. Total Education, Vocational Training and Experience: - Minimum 1 year experience in a pharmacy preferred. - General medical terminology is preferred. Machines, Equipment Used: - General office equipment such as telephone, copy machine, fax machine, calculator, computer. Physical Requirements: - Good visual acuity and ability to communicate. - Ability to lift a minimum of 30 pounds and ability push/pull a minimum of 30 pounds, which includes the lifting, pushing and/or pulling of medical supplies and equipment. Reasonable assistance may be requested when lifting, pushing, and/or pulling are undertaken which exceeds these minimum requirements. - Ability to withstand prolonged standing and walking. - Ability to reach, stoop, bend, kneel, and crouch are required for patient care functions and in setting up and monitoring equipment Skills and Abilities: - Ability to speak, read, write, and communicate effectively. - Ability to coordinate, analyze, observe, make decisions, and meet deadlines in a detail-oriented manner. - Ability to work independently without supervision. Environmental Conditions: - Indoor, temperature controlled, smoke-free environment. Occasional outdoor exposure. - Exposure or potential exposure to blood and body fluids may be required. - Handicapped accessible. - May work under stressful circumstances at times. Proficiency or Productivity Standards: - Meets established attendance standards. - Adheres to hospital/department dress code including wearing ID badge. - May be required to work weekdays and/or weekends, evenings and or night shifts if needed to meet deadlines. - May be required to work on religious and/or legal holidays on scheduled days/shifts. - Will be required to work as necessary during disaster situations, i.e., before, during or after a disaster. - May be required to stay after workday to assist after a disaster situation until relief arrives. - May be required to perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.



Address: 2412 McCallie Avenue, Chattanooga 37404
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: PRN / Pool / As Needed
Job ID: 2131379
Contact Name - External: Teesha Kile
Contact Email - External: Teesha.Kile@encompasshealth.com