The Pharmacy Senior Technician will be: assisting in the development of step-by-step procedures, sterile/non-sterile compounding and distribution of investigational and study drugs, as well as performs appropriate IDS cleaning/documentation, assisting in establishing and maintaining appropriate and easily retrievable recordkeeping systems for protocols, study subjects, drug inventory, manufacturing and dispensing investigational drugs. Makes accurate entries into appropriate forms and established recordkeeping systems, including automated systems. Also will assist in establishing and maintaining standards which assure the quality, proper storage, and safe use of all investigational agents and supplies.
The candidate in this position prepares for audits of inventory, drug dispensing records and files by investigator or study sponsors. Will also order and stock investigational agents maintaining adequate inventory levels, remove and dispose of expired stock and stock from completed or terminated studies according to protocol guidelines. As well as cycle counts, Triage IDS emails/accept calendar invites for future patients, monitor visits, and temperature monitoring for room temp, refrigerators, -20 freezer, -70 freezer and any other storage unit as needed; report and act upon any excursion.
The Pharmacy Senior Technician will perform training/educational functions; perform cross-functional and other duties and responsibilities consistent with the job classification
This position requires dependability and the ability to prioritize. The successful candidate must be reliable and demonstrate excellent attention to detail.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Kentucky Board of Pharmacy Registration PTCB Registration
Associate or bachelor's degree and hospital and/or retail pharmacy technician experience preferred.
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.
Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.
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