University of California - San Diego #96989 Pharmacy Technician III, Per Diem in San Diego, California

#96989 Pharmacy Technician III, Per Diem

Filing Deadline: Fri 12/21/2018

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This position will remain open until a successful candidate has been identified.


Under general supervision, will perform a full range of duties in a specialized functional area and able to perform all general tasks in all areas of pharmacy. Assists the pharmacist in the preparation of medications for patient use (oral and parenteral) according to established procedures; assist in the distribution of medications; maintains skills applicable to all information systems within the pharmacy, recordkeeping, 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.


  • High School diploma or equivalent.

  • Pharmacy Technician License issued by the California State Board of Pharmacy.

  • Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB).

  • Three (3) or more years of inpatient hospital experience.

  • Knowledge of systems (Pyxis, C2Safe).

  • Able to perform regular technician duties (e.g. IV compounding, deliveries, etc.).


  • 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.

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UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. We invite you to join our dynamic team!

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Per Diem

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Work Schedule:

Variable, 8 hrs/day, Sun - Sat

As a federally-funded institution, UC San Diego Health maintains a marijuana and drug free campus. New employees are subject to drug screening.