TITLE: PHARMACIST I (0688) CD

SALARY: $41,074 - $65,568(Grade 16)  

CLOSING DATE: OPEN AND CONTINUOUS

DESCRIPTION: This is the entry level of professional work in the field of pharmacy at a State facility. Employees in this classification compounds and dispenses needed drugs and pharmaceutical supplies for the patient population. The employee is responsible for the accuracy and proper accounting for drugs; for inspection of drug storage centers in order to assure proper storage of all pharmaceuticals; for withdrawal of outdated preparations; and for the maintenance of adequate, but not excessive, supplies. In a facility with only one pharmacist, this employee will be responsible for the operation of the pharmacy. This employee is responsible to either a higher level pharmacist or to an administrative supervisor. The employee may supervise any subordinate personnel responsible for requisitioning and storing of drugs.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

EDUCATION: Determined by the Maryland State Board of Pharmacy.

EXPERIENCE: None.

LICENSE: Candidates for positions in this classification must possess a current license as a Registered Pharmacist from the Maryland State Board of Pharmacy, 4201 Patterson Avenue , Baltimore , Maryland 21215.   A photocopy of current license MUST be attached to the application.

NOTES:
1. Persons appointed in this classification are subject to substance abuse testing in accordance to the Code of Maryland Regulations, Testing for Illegal Use of Drugs.

2. After an offer of employment, applicants may be given a medical examination to certify the ability to perform essential job functions.

3. Employees in this classification are subject to call-in and, therefore, will be required to provide the facility with a phone number at which they can be reached.

BARGAINING UNIT STATUS:  The incumbent in this position is a member of a covered bargaining unit and will be required to pay a bi-weekly service fee to the exclusive representative of the bargaining unit.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Appropriate accommodations for individuals with disabilities are available upon request by calling:
(410) 767-1251 or MD TTY Relay service 1-800-735-2258.

APPLY TO: DHMH, Off. Of Human Resourcesí Recruitment & Selection Division, P.O. Box 22330, Baltimore, MD 21203-4330 Submit Maryland State Application - Form MS 100 - PLEASE NOTE: Most of our recruitments are an evaluation and rating of an applicant's training and education submitted on the MS-100 and therefore, may not require a written test. 
For Recorded Job Information Call: 410-767-6018.

Applicants certified to list will receive eligibility for a period of one year; eligibility may be extended beyond one year period.