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Senior Pharmacy Technician - Sacramento, CA

UnitedHealth Group

Sacramento, CA
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747300 Senior Pharmacy Technician Sacramento CA

Senior Pharmacy Technician - Sacramento, CA (747300)

Position Description

Position Description:

Welcome to one of the toughest and most fulfilling ways to help people, including yourself. We offer the latest tools, most intensive training program in the industry and nearly limitless opportunities for advancement. Join us and start doing your life's best work


As one of the largest pharmacy benefits managers in the United States, UnitedHealth Group provides a professional culture where you're empowered and encouraged to exceed the expectations of our members, with better schedules than retail and more reach than any hospital. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Contact patient prior to refill to determine progress and supply needs
  • Document all actions as indicated in computer using designated program/process
  • Resolve customer issues; ensuring accurate information is provided
  • Refill prescriptions and prepare delivery tickets
  • Sterile iv compounding
  • Pull medications/supplies
  • Prepare products for delivery
  • Inventory and equipment management
  • Extensive work experience within own function
  • Work is frequently completed without established procedures
  • Works independently
  • May act as a resource for others
  • Consistently meet established productivity, schedule adherence, and quality standards while maintaining a good attendance record


  • High School Diploma / GED or higher
  • Current and valid California state Pharmacy Technician license in good standing
  • Knowledge of basic drug terminology and pharmaceutical calculations
  • Moderate proficiency with Windows PC applications and pharmacy operating systems, which includes the ability to learn new and complex computer system application
  • Ability to work 8:30 am-5 pm, PST Monday- Friday including possible weekend shifts as business needs arise
  • 1 + years of customer service experience


  • PTCB, National Pharmacy Technician certification
  • 1+ years of Aseptic Technique / sterile IV compounding experience utilizing appropriate equipment and software
  • 1+ years of acute care hospital, long-term care hospital and / or home infusion therapy experience

Physical Requirements and Work Environment:

  • Frequent speaking, listening using a headset, sitting, use of hands/fingers across keyboard or mouse, handling other objects, long periods of close vision looking at a computer monitor
  • Service center environment with moderate noise level due to Representatives talking, computers, printers, floor activity

Soft Skills:

  • Ability to multi-task and handle multiple phone calls
  • Excellent customer service skills and telephone presence

Careers with AxelaCare. Discover a health services career that encourages your professional growth while delivering steadfast commitment to exceptional patient care. That's what you discover at AxelaCare. We were founded by a close group of medical professionals in Lenexa, KS to provide patient-focused, state of the art home infusion services for acute, hemophilia and Intravenous Immune Globulin (IVIG) therapies. Today we collaborate with leading doctors to develop breakthrough technologies for patient outcomes assessment; and we recently joined Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of companies. It all reinforces our commitment to empowering people in the pursuit and delivery of exceptional patient care, and creating personalized career paths to discovering your life's best work.SM

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.


Keywords- UHG, OptumRx, AxelaCare, home infusion, sterile IV compounding, compounding, pharmacy, technician, hospital, mixing, IV mixing history


Job Details

  • Contest Number747300
  • Job TitleSenior Pharmacy Technician - Sacramento, CA
  • Job FamilyPharmacy
  • Business SegmentOptumRx

Job Location Information

  • Sacramento, CA
    United States
    North America

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular
  • ScheduleFull-time
  • Job LevelIndividual Contributor
  • ShiftDay Job
  • TravelNo
  • Telecommuter PositionNo
  • Overtime StatusNon-exempt

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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