California Correctional Health Care Services (CCHCS) is seeking a detail oriented and pharmacy technician, like you, to support pharmacy operations and the delivery of services to patients within the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation’s system at High Desert State Prison (HDSP).
Under the direction of the Pharmacy Services Manager or Pharmacist II and the professional supervision of a Pharmacist, in this role you will:
Use the electronic health record system to assist in the preparation of medication orders, prescriptions, fills, and clinic stock.
Assist in the delivery/returns to and from the clinics, and ensure required documentation is complete
Assist pharmacists in the medication inventory management in the Automated Drug Delivery Systems. This includes the review of non-pharmacy medication storage areas, including organizing, stocking, and labeling
Oversee day-to-day medication supply chain operations, and place orders with vendors and the Central Fill Pharmacy for medications and supplies
Receive incoming pharmaceuticals, ensure that the invoices correctly match the incoming orders, and complete necessary documentation steps.
Coordinate the transportation of vendor deliveries from the delivery location to the pharmacy
In order to qualify for this opportunity, you must possess:
Current California Pharmacy Technician license
One year of clerical work experience in a pharmacy relieving a Pharmacist of clerical or subprofessional duties
In return for your efforts, we offer a competitive compensation package, including:
Generous paid time off and holiday schedule
Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision benefits
State of California retirement that vests in five years (visit CalPERS.ca.gov for retirement formulas)
Robust 401(k) and 457 savings plans
And much more
We currently have an opportunity at High Desert State Prison, located in the friendly community of Susanville, only 88 miles (approximately an hour and a half) from Reno, Nevada.
About California Correctional Health Care Services
Established to oversee and provide timely access to quality health care in all adult correctional facilities operated by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation in California, California Correctional Health Care Services is seeking dedicated health care professionals to continue this important mission. In return we offer all of the benefits of employment with State of California, including comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance options; generous paid time off; and retirement options that include a pension and 401(k) and 457 accounts. Plus, with locations throughout the state, you’re sure to find your perfect fit!