Pharmacy Technician - Kosovo

Recruiter: Military-Civilian
Location: Kosovo
Tracking Code: 7375-120


Job Description: Candidates can be from any NATO nation but must hold a license in a European Union country.

Candidates will be provided housing at Camp Film City outside of Pristina Kosovo. This is not a family accompanies assignment. Rotation for most of the staff will be 120 days on and 30 days off.

COMPANY PROFILE:

CHSi supports the health and well-being of civilian and military workforce partners in austere, remote, and security challenged environments outside the continental United States. With over 40 years of experience providing a full range of medical services, CHSi medical management solutions are comprehensive, responsive, and reliable. Our unique service delivery approach, international recruiting network, and proprietary processes and systems deliver secure and compliant solutions. Through solid performances in the U.S. and its territories, and in Iraq, Afghanistan, Kosovo, and Africa, CHSi’s solutions are built on a foundation of field-tested best practices. The CHSi service delivery approach includes onsite health centers, a national network of highly credentialed board certified medical staff, and medical readiness teams.

SCOPE:

***POSITION IS LOCATED IN PRISTINA, KOSOVO***

CHSi will provide a medical clinic for the provision of Role 2 level medical care in KOSOVO. The Role 2 will support a multinational population of military and civilian personnel providing emergency and surgical care with telemedicine support as well as a full complement of ancillary medical services.

Pharmacy Technician works under the direct supervision of a licensed Physician or Surgeon or other authorized health care professional, and performs many pharmacy-related functions. Job duties include dispensing prescription drugs and other health care products to patients. Pharmacy technicians assist the pharmacists to participate and develop extended clinical pharmacy roles, such as independent prescribing by site Medical Directors and other licensed staff. A key role is ensuring the security of prescription drugs and pharmaceuticals and control of the pharmacy inventory.

All services shall be provided in accordance with established standards, principles and ethics of the profession, applicable professional specialty organizations, and the high-quality standard for which CHSi is recognized.



Required Skills

QUALIFICATIONS:

Accredited to a recognized EU/North American standard or proven equivalent national qualification

Diploma or Certification from a formal Pharmacy Technician Program.

Hold and maintain a current unrestricted government issued license or practicing certificate.

Have a minimum of 3 years’ experience.

Proficient in speaking, writing and reading English.



PREFERRED:

Certifications in Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR).



DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Help prepare prescription medications.

Receive prescription requests.

Retrieve, pour, count, weigh, measure, and sometimes mix medication.

Perform administrative functions such as answering phones and stocking shelves.

Prepare prescription labels, selects the type of container, and affixes the prescription and auxiliary labels to the container.

Once the prescription is filled, files the prescription, which must be checked by a pharmacist before it is given to the patient.

Maintain safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules and regulations.

All Health Care Providers (HCPs) will document care delivered and follow up care required.

Attend and participates in a variety of meetings and task force groups to improve quality and outcomes, communicate issues, obtain approvals, resolve problems and maintain specific level of knowledge pertaining to new developments, new task efforts, and new policy requirements.



OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

Must have a valid, current Driver’s License.

Must have a current Passport.

Proof of proficiency in the ability to speak, write and communicate in English.

Shall demonstrate proficiency in the use of basic word processing programs and the CHSi Medical Management System software.



PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Must be confirmed by a medical examination to be “medically and dentally fit” in accordance CHSi Medical Readiness Guidelines and Policies and/or as dictated by the Client.

No conditions that would prevent the wear of personal protective equipment; including protective mask, ballistic helmet, body armor and chemical/biological protective garments or conditions that would prevent the capability of donning, lifting or carrying of up to 70 lbs. of referenced gear while running to a bunker or protected area in the face of perceived or imminent danger.



Please send resumes to lucy@military-civilian.com with the job title in the subject line.