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Hennepin County Pharmacy Technician/Pharmacy Technician, Senior in Minneapolis, Minnesota

OPENING DATE: 09/10/21 CLOSING DATE: Continuous JOB TYPE: Limited Duration: Regular Sched (FT with benefits) LOCATION: Downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota DEPARTMENT: NorthPoint Health & Wellness THE POSITION We're making health happen in North Minneapolis. Join us as either a Senior Pharmacy Technician or a Pharmacy Technician, so 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 here. About these position types: These are limited duration (temporary), benefit earning positions lasting up to two years, with the possibility of extension. Starting September 1, 2021, all new job offers are conditional based on the candidate being fully vaccinated for COVID-19. Fully vaccinated means 14 days after receiving the second dose in a two-dose vaccination series approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on a full or emergency-use basis, or 14 days after receiving a single-dose vaccine approved by the FDA on a full or emergency-use basis. After a conditional job offer is made, the candidate must show proof of full vaccination prior to their start date. A COVID-19 vaccination card from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), a vaccination record from your doctor s office or a personal digital vaccination record constitutes sufficient proof. The candidate must also attest they are vaccinated by completing a form on the first day of employment. Reasonable accommodations to this vaccination requirement will be considered upon request by a candidate for medical or religious reasons as required by applicable law. Location and hours: These positions are located at 1313 Penn Avenue 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. In these positions, you will: Distribute medications or documents to patients at pharmacy point-of-sale windows and resolve customer pharmacy-related issues. Assist with distribution of stock medications, over-the-counter products, 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. About the department: NorthPoint Health & Wellness Center 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 Hennepin County envisions an organization where our commitment to diversity and the reduction of disparities is fundamental in providing excellent servi