Hennepin CountyMinneapolis 55411
Full Time
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Pharmacy Technician, Senior

Hennepin County
Full Time NorthPoint Health & Wellness Center, 2220 Plymouth Ave N, Minneapolis, MN 55411, United States


We're making health happen in North Minneapolis. Join us as a Senior, Pharmacy Technician, and you can be part of this vibrant community. You'll assist with the daily operations and customer service of the pharmacy, as directed by the Pharmacists and allowed by law. Our pharmacy fills prescriptions ordered only through NorthPoint Health & Wellness Center providers. Learn more about services our pharmacy provides

Current Hennepin County employees who refer a candidate hired into an open competitive position may be eligible for a $500 referral bonus. For more information visit.  

About this position type:This position is full-time, benefit-earning position.
This position is internally classified as Pharmacy Technician, Senior 
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Location and hours:

This position is located North Minneapolis, Minnesota. Work hours will be Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. and one Saturday, 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. a month. B

ased on current requirements hires must reside in or relocate to Minnesota or Wisconsin. 

In these positions, you will:
  • Assist with distribution of stock medications, vaccines, and other supplies to clinic staff.
  • Comply with all applicable Hennepin County and NorthPoint Health and Wellness Center policies, procedures, and patient care protocols.
  • Comply with all applicable government regulations and professional standards for patient care.
  • Develop technical knowledge and competency of products/services provided by the pharmacy in order to provide information and assist patients and clinic staff.
  • Participate in trainings, educational and professional programs and/or review professional literature on an ongoing basis to maintain pharmacy knowledge, competency, and certification.
  • Assist in workflow assignment and training of pharmacy technicians.
  • Assist with staff credentialing and annual training compliance for pharmacy technicians.
Need to have:
  • One of the following:
    • Graduation from a pharmacy technician training program and two or more years of experience as Pharmacy Technician.
    • Three or more years of experience as a Pharmacy Technician.
  • A current certification from the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board.
Nice to have:   
  • Experience:
    • In a supervisory or lead position.
    • In data management in a pharmacy environment.
    • With pharmacy related software.
  • Knowledge of computer data entry, operation systems, and Pharmacy rules and regulations related to the role of the registered Pharmacy Technician.
  • Ability to:
    • Communicate orally and in writing with peers and superiors. 
    • Consult with patients and medical staff in a multidisciplinary setting. 
    • Make decisions within the confines of Pharmacy rules and regulations. 
    • Inter-relate in a multi-cultural environment.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.

About the department:

actively partners to create a healthier community and works to provide a highly desirable place for health care that values diversity/inclusion, compassion, stewardship, innovation, and integrity.

About Hennepin County:

Hennepin is the largest county government organization in Minnesota. Our employees work every day to improve the health, safety and quality of life for our residents and communities. All of our jobs align to one or more of our overarching goals -- that Hennepin County residents are healthy, protected and safe, self-reliant, assured due process, and mobile.

Our employees receive a combination of generous benefits and positive workplace culture not found at other organizations. This includes meaningful work that impacts our community, competitive pay, work-life balance, a variety of benefits and opportunities to grow. Learn more at 

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Hennepin County envisions an organization where our commitment to diversity and the reduction of disparities is fundamental in providing excellent service to our community.

Your future. Made here.

This position will have access to systems or other documentation that contains HIPAA data. 

Please note: You must attach a resume in order to complete your application.

Invitations to interview will be based upon an assessment of education and experience. Final candidates will be required to pass a drug test and background check.

If you have any questions, please contact: Katie Bakke