May 08, 2021

Pharmacy Student

  • VCU Health System
  • Richmond, VA, USA
Pharmacy

Job Description

  • JOB SUMMARY
    • The chief objective of this position:

      • To aid pharmacists in providing pharmaceutical care services to patients by assisting in the preparation, dispensing, record keeping, and transporting of medications for all patients including the following age groups: neonatal, pediatric, adolescence, adult, and geriatric. Under minimal supervision, performs the required duties of a technician at a high level of proficiency, demonstrating exemplary work behaviors and ownership for the success of the work area.
    • Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire:

      • Current certification by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) and licensed by the Virginia Board of Pharmacy or
      • Current registration as a Pharmacy Intern with the Virginia Board of Pharmacy

      • By virtue of societal trust and security explicitly imparted to pharmacies for the control of drugs, candidate/incumbent must have a clean criminal record (i.e. no felony conviction; no drug or pharmacy related convictions, including misdemeanors; no denial, suspension, revocation or restriction of registration or licensure by any State Board of Pharmacy).
    • Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment:

      • Current certification by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) and licensed by the Virginia Board of Pharmacy or
      • Current registration as a Pharmacy Intern with the Virginia State Board of Pharmacy
    • Experience REQUIRED:

      • N/A
    • Experience PREFERRED

      • One year previous pharmacy practice experience in a similar setting
      • Previous experience using a standard keyboard and typing speed of 20-30 words per minute
    • Education/training REQUIRED: (Note: work experience may be considered in lieu of credentials not required by law with HR approval. Work experience must be specific to role)

      • High school diploma or equivalent
      • Enrolled as a current student in an accredited School of Pharmacy Program
    • Education/training PREFERRED:

      • N/A