Amb/Retail Pharmacist/OnCall/UKHC

companyUniversity of Kentucky
locationFayette County, Lexington, KY, USA
PublishedPublished: 5/22/2024
Full Time

Job Title
Amb/Retail Pharmacist/OnCall/UKHC

Requisition Number

Department Name

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Salary Range
$39.10/hr -75.03/hr

Type of Position

Position Time Status
On Call

Required Education

BS Pharmacy or Pharm D

Required Related Experience

0 yrs.

Required License/Registration/Certification

Licensed or eligible for license as a Pharmacist in Kentucky. Must be licensed in the State of KY on day one of employment and maintained throughout time in position.

Physical Requirements

May include standing for greater than 5 hours at a time. May require the ability to reach items above shoulder level and be able to lift up to 30 pounds.


Primarily covering shifts as needed including weekend shifts at any of the retail pharmacy locations. Must be available to work during operating hours of Operating hours and days of operation are subject to change based on location of assignment. May be required to work on some holidays which currently are being rotated by all Ambulatory Pharmacy Services staff. Weekend shifts are an expected coverage shift. Overnight coverage may be needed at our 24 hour location to cover vacations and absences.

Job Summary

Provide patient care in a fast-paced pharmacy setting. Compounds and dispenses medications and pharmaceutical supplies upon receiving written orders from physicians. Reviews and interprets prescriptions and drug profiles to ensure appropriate drug therapy has been prescribed and ensures that drug interactions are considered. Manage inventory and technician staff to provide excellent customer service. Must be available to work in any of the Ambulatory Retail Pharmacies if needed.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Requires attention to detail and the ability to provide excellent customer service. Must be reliable and punctual. This position also requires teamwork, excellent communication skills and interpersonal skills. Must be able to communicate and be understood in the English language.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

Ambulatory/Retail Pharmacy Experience preferred.

Deadline to Apply

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.