UnitedHealth Group Pharmacy Technician - Overland Park, KS in Overland Park, Kansas

Energize your career with one of Healthcare’s fastest growing companies.

You dream of a great career with a great company – where you can make an impact and help people. We dream of giving you the opportunity to do just this. And with the incredible growth of our business, it’s a dream that definitely can come true. Already one of the world’s leading Healthcare companies, UnitedHealth Group is restlessly pursuing new ways to operate our service centers, improve our service levels and help people lead healthier lives. We live for the opportunity to make a difference and right now, we are living it up.

This opportunity is with one of our most exciting business areas: Optum - a growing part of our family of companies that make UnitedHealth Group a Fortune 6 leader.

Optum helps nearly 60 million Americans live their lives to the fullest by educating them about their symptoms, conditions and treatments; helping them to navigate the system, finance their healthcare needs and stay on track with their health goals. No other business touches so many lives in such a positive way. And we do it all with every action focused on our shared values of Integrity, Compassion, Relationships, Innovation & Performance. Be part of our next training class by applying today!

The Pharmacy Technician is responsible for ensuring the accurate filling of canisters that are to be loaded into automated dispensing machines. This includes pulling the medication, filling the canisters, and checking the computer system to see which canister is the next to be filled all while working with the pharmacist to determine where to place canisters once they’re filled.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Maintain canisters for dispensing units ensuring they are filled with correct products

Required Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma / GED (or higher)

  • Ability to obtain a Pharmacy Technician License (Kansas State and / or National Certification) within 90 days of employment

  • Proficiency with computer and Windows PC applications including ability to navigate and learn new and complex computer system applications

  • Ability to work 4:30 am - 3:00 pm Monday through Friday

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Pharmacy Technician license valid in the state of Kansas and / or National PTCB Certification

Physical Requirements and Work Environment:

  • Ability to stand for 40 hours / week

  • Ability to lift 20 lbs.

OptumRx is an empowering place for people with the flexibility to help create change. Innovation is part of the job description. And passion for improving the lives of our customers is a motivating factor in everything we do.

If you're ready to talk about groundbreaking interactions, let's talk about what happens when a firm that touches millions of lives decides to gather results from millions of prescriptions every month and analyze their impact. Let's talk about smart, motivated teams. Let's talk about more effective and affordable healthcare solutions. This is caring. This is great chemistry. This is the way to make a difference. We're doing all this, and more, through a greater dedication to our shared values of integrity, compassion, relationships, innovation and performance. Join us and start doing your life’s best work .

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.

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