08 Aug
Pharmacy Tech II Certified
Minnesota, Shakopee

Pharmacy Tech II CertifiedRequisition #66211BRPhysical LocationShakopee, MinnesotaPosted Date07-Aug-2020Dept. NamePharmacyHours Per Week40ContractSt Francis L113 Srvce & MtnceIntroductionAllina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.St. Francis Regional Medical Center, located in Shakopee, Minn., provides an array of patient care services, including The Family Birth Place, Breast Center, Cancer Center, pediatric care, rehabilitation and sports medicine, as well as a range of health education and support groups. With 798 employees, 459 physicians and 86 staffed beds, St. Francis provides a full range of inpatient, outpatient and emergency services to more than 115,000 patients each year on a collaborative medical campus with more than 30 other providers. This unique structure enables St. Francis to combine the caring and compassion of a community hospital with the modern medical technology, specialties and services found in the metro area. It is jointly owned by Allina Health, Essentia Health Critical Access Group and HealthPartners.ResponsibilitiesReq ID: 66211

Assists the pharmacist in accurately profiling, filling, compounding, and dispensing medications

Responsible for delivering medications, replenishing floor-stock medications, and reordering stock at appropriate intervals

Preparing chemotherapy

Preparing IVs general

Packaging medications

Prioritizes work, emphasizing customer service

Suggests solutions to problems, follows through on problem resolution

Refers appropriate calls/questions to a pharmacist

Documents quality control activities

Follows designated procedures to receive products and ensures that barcode validates with medication list

Omnicell Console activities to include: selecting appropriate drugs to unload and quantities to load, pending loads correctly, monitoring and reacts to stock outs, processing of load in timely manner, etc.

Medication Pick/Check/Delivery (utilizing bar code readers: Epic Dispense Prep)

Narcotic control

Working first-fill area


High School diploma or equivalent required

Completion of Vocational Pharmacy Technician training program or enrolled in pharmacy school preferred


High School diploma or equivalent required

One year of hospital pharmacy experience or 3 years retail pharmacy experience or enrolled in pharmacy school


Good written and verbal communication skills

Good ability to perform routine mathematical and pharmaceutical calculations

Able to fluently read English and complicated medication names and the ability to handle pharmacy terminology

Ability to work cooperatively with others as a team

Self motivation and the ability to prioritize work to meet customer needs

Ability to differentiate work a technician is able to perform with that requiring a pharmacist

Computer experience preferred. Must be able to maintain competency for all tasks and duties of the pharmacy technician role


Certification by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board

Minnesota Board of Pharmacy registration as a pharmacy technician

Work Schedule40 hours per weekShifts: day/eve8 hour shifts starting as early as 0700 and shifts work through 2300.There are 4 day shifts (including technician buyer) and 1 evening shift each day.Evening shifts are rotated through staffWeekends: Every third rotationL113 UnionLocation/Community InformationThe City of Shakopee is located in the southwest corner of the Twin Cities metropolitan area, 23 miles from Minneapolis, on the Minnesota River. Residents of Shakopee enjoy both the atmosphere of a small town and the resources of a thriving metropolitan area. Incorporated in 1857 as a booming river town, today Shakopee is the county seat of Scott County, one of the fastest growing counties in the United States. The city has its own downtown central business district, regional medical center and business park and is home to regional entertainment attractions such as Historic Murphys Landing, Valleyfair Amusement Park, and Canterbury Park Racetrack.Shakopee:

Located 20 miles Southwest of the Twin Cities

Population = 34,000

Service Area = 120,000

Community Resource Links:Community InformationSchool DiggerExplore MinnesotaMN Dept of EducationMinneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer PressTwin Cities Living MagazineStar TribuneClosingIf you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.Requisition #66211BRPharmacy

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