High Desert State Prison - Susanville
California Correctional Health Care Services
Full Time Limited Term
$43,920 - $55,044 Annual Range
Under the direct supervision of a pharmacist in a State correctional facility, the Pharmacy Technician assists in the operation of the facility pharmacy. Duties include the maintenance of drug and supply inventory and inventory records by ordering supplies; checking goods received against purchase orders, invoices, and requisitions, segregates, labels and stores pharmaceutical supplies, reviews pharmacy stock for expired drugs, picks up and delivers drugs, cleans equipment, shelves, and work areas; operates packaging machinery for unit dose of prepackaged dispensing system; types labels of medications and delivers to pharmacist for affixing; retrieves designated drug containers, maintains patient medication profiles; maintains records of prepackaged drugs; prepares unit dose cassettes for review by pharmacist; aids pharmacist in preparation of prescriptions and intravenous preparations, and does other service and technical pharmacy work which does not require licensure.
The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) issued an Order on August 19, 2021 which requires workers working in a healthcare setting at all local and state correctional facilities and detention centers be vaccinated against COVID-19. Therefore, all workers identified under the CDPH Order are required to either be vaccinated or submit a medical or religious accommodation. While working through either of these interactive processes, staff shall wear an N95 mask and test twice-weekly (with at least 72 hours between each test) until they comply with the August 19, 2021 CDPH Order.
Please review the appropriate bulletin/assessment on the Bulletin Page for the Minimum Qualifications and, if qualified, complete the Assessment according to the instructions.
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Contact Briana.Russell@cdcr.ca.gov or 530-257-2181 for your questions regarding the application process, and status of your application.
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