Pharmacy Technician II, Community Campus – SUNY Upstate Medical University

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    No. of Openings 1 opening
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    Job Experience : 0-2 years

Job Description

Pharmacy Technician II, Community Campus

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Employer:State of New York

Payroll Title:TH Pharmacy Assistant, NSSL1

Bargaining Unit:UUP (State University Professional Services Unit)

Salary:$39,500 + DOQ

Work type: Full-time

Location: Syracuse

Categories: Allied Health

Job Summary:Prepares, stores and maintains medication inventory. Fills unit dose carts from Pharmacy profiles or medication fill lists. Must demonstrate speed without compromising accuracy. Aseptically prepares sterile solutions under the direct supervision of a licensed pharmacist. Assists Clinical Pharmacists in monitoring patients. Processes Controlled Substances and troubleshoots Automated Dispensing Cabinet related problems.

Minimum Qualifications:

Candidates must fulfill one of the following to meet minimum qualifications:

• NYS pharmacy technician license and National Pharmacy Technician Certification.

• National Pharmacy Technician Certification plus 6 months of pharmacy technician experience, and NYS pharmacy technician license within 6 months. *Candidates who are not licensed will be on a temporary appointment until license is received.

• Associates Degree OR NYS licensed/registered LPN OR 1 year of pharmacy technician experience (or successful completion of a military or other accredited pharmacy technician training program). Will be required to receive the National Pharmacy Technician Certification within 18 months of hire and NYS pharmacy technician license within 6 months of national certification. *Candidates who are not licensed will be on a temporary appointment until license is received.

Preferred Qualifications:

Hospital experience preferred.

Work Days:

Primary Shift Rotating Shifts (Days/Evenings); Weekends/Holidays, and the possibility of an occasional Night Shift ‘based on department’s operational need’

Salary Range/Pay Rate:

$39,500 + DOQ

Message to Applicants:

This posting accepts applications for current and future opportunities. SUNY Upstate Medical University is always looking for qualified Pharmacy Technician II candidates. Interested candidates can submit their application by clicking “Apply Now”.
• This posting will cover vacancies at the Community Hospital Campus Syracuse, New York.

Recruitment Office:Human Resources

Executive Order:Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status or disability or other protected classes under State and Federal law.

Advertised: Jan 20 2023 Eastern Standard Time

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