Optum is a global organization that delivers care, aided by technology to help millions of people live healthier lives. The work you do with our team will directly improve health outcomes by connecting people with the care, pharmacy benefits, data and resources they need to feel their best.Come make an impact on the communities we serve as we help advance health equity on a global scale. Here, you will find talented peers, comprehensive benefits, a culture guided by diversity and inclusion, career growth opportunities and your life’s best work.SM
We seek a Pharmacy Technician to support all functions of the Genoa mental health and specialty pharmacy primarily through dispensing medical prescriptions and performing necessary clerical duties while under the direct supervision of a registered pharmacist.
Location: This role is onsite in Sioux City, IA (Address: 625 Court St Ste P Sioux City, IA 51101)
Hours: This role is part-time; will be working 24 hours per week (3 days per week with 8 hour shifts, required to work Mondays, manager can be flexible with other days depending on site needs). Pharmacy Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 5:00pm
May need to make occasional local deliveries when needed (less than 10% of the time)
Provides exceptional customer service to all consumers and members of the clinic staff
Fills prescription orders and makes them available for verification under direct supervision of the registered pharmacist
Orders, receives and stores incoming pharmacy supplies
Receives and processes wholesaler medication orders
Verifies medication stock and enters data in computer to maintain inventory records
Works with the Pharmacist to asset in the pharmacy functions and keeping the pharmacy in compliance with all federal and state requirements
Performs various clerical duties relating to the department
Communicates with strong professional verbal and written communication skills
Other duties as assigned
You’ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.?
High School Diploma/GED (or higher) OR 6+ months equivalent pharmacy technician experience
Licensed Pharmacy Technician in the state of Iowa
National Pharmacy Technician Certification
Access to reliable transportation & valid US driver’s license
Ability to work a part-time schedule (3 days per week, 8 hour shifts) with Mondays required
Pharmacy and prescription data entry experience
Careers with Optum. Our objective is to make health care simpler and more effective for everyone. With our hands at work across all aspects of health, you can play a role in creating a healthier world, one insight, one connection and one person at a time. We bring together some of the greatest minds and ideas to take health care to its fullest potential, promoting health equity and accessibility. Work with diverse, engaged and high-performing teams to help solve important challenges.
**PLEASE NOTE** The sign-on bonus is only available to external candidates. Candidates who are currently working for UnitedHealth Group, UnitedHealthcare or a related entity in a full time, part time or per diem basis (“Internal Candidates”) are not eligible to receive a sign on bonus.
At UnitedHealth Group, our mission is to help people live healthier lives and make the health system work better for everyone. We believe everyone–of every race, gender, sexuality, age, location and income–deserves the opportunity to live their healthiest life. Today, however, there are still far too many barriers to good health which are disproportionately experienced by people of color, historically marginalized groups and those with lower incomes. We are committed to mitigating our impact on the environment and enabling and delivering equitable care that addresses health disparities and improves health outcomes — an enterprise priority reflected in our mission.
Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.
UnitedHealth Group is a drug – free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.
OptumRx, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, is one of the largest and most innovative pharmacy benefit managers in the U.S. Here, you will fill far more than prescriptions. You will be empowered to do your best work in delivering compassionate service one person at a time and ensuring our customers have what they need to manage their health.As a Fortune 7 company, we will offer you unrivaled support and training as well as a wealth of growth opportunities in an environment that values inclusion and diversity. There’s no better place to help people live healthier lives while doing your life’s best work.(SM)