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Senior Pharmacy Technician Certified - Retail Pharmacy - AM (020)

UAB Medicine

UAB Medicine

Birmingham, AL, USA
Posted on Tuesday, April 16, 2024
Senior Pharmacy Technician Certified - Retail Pharmacy - AM (020) - (T216086)


Pay Range: $19.34 - $25.20 / hour
- Benefits available for eligible positions include: 100% tuition assistance, wellness initiatives, generous paid time off, paid parental leave, Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program eligible employer, plus more. In addition to our many benefits and perks, UAB Medicine provides a variety of resources to support employees both personally and professionally.

Work with the Best at UAB Medicine:
UAB Medicine is Alabama’s largest single-site employer and operates over 1,200 beds and over 200 clinics in Birmingham, Alabama. When you become part of UAB Medicine, you join a nationally ranked academic medical center committed to education and advancing medical science through research.

- U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals, #1 in Alabama
- America’s No. 1 Best Large Employer, Forbes, 2021
- Level I Trauma Center
- NCI-Designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Comprehensive Transplant Institute, Comprehensive Stroke Center

Our success in patient care, innovation, and education is a direct result of our supportive and inclusive culture. Whether you are looking to start your career, fast-track your development, or diversify your skills, UAB Medicine offers avenues for advancement that other employers cannot match.

Job Description:
To perform pharmacy technician duties as needed. To assist pharmacist with dispensing activities. To repackage bulk medication according to proper procedure. To ensure medications are delivered in an accurate and timely manner. May prepare sterile products.

· Performs pharmacy technician duties as needed. Assists pharmacist with dispensing activities. Repackages bulk medication according to proper procedure. Ensures medications are delivered in an accurate and timely manner. May prepare sterile products.

· Assesses risk points and identifies opportunities for quality improvement. Makes recommendations to supervisor to improve processes or services provided by the department.

· Supports supervisor through documentation and reporting of equipment, personnel or system issues. Provides needed coverage and leadership on assigned shift to ensure tasks are completed in a timely manner.

· Trains technicians and students; provides appropriate feedback as needed. Documents training progress.

· Performs other duties as assigned.


High School diploma or GED and two (2) years of related experience required. Currently registered or eligible to be registered as a pharmacy technician or pharmacy intern/extern by the Alabama Board of Pharmacy (ALBOP) required. Active registration will be required prior to date of hire. Currently certified as a Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) or other nationally recognized and accredited certification program requiring examination.

Primary Location

: UAB Hospital

Job Category

: Pharmacy


: 707502000 TKC Pharmacy

Employee Status

: Regular
Shift: Day/1st Shift