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Job Category:

Admin Support Services

Country:

United States

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Pharmacy Technician - Casual Temporary - Mission Valley, CA

UHG - Mission Valley, California

Posted: 08/29/2018

The more you do, the more you learn. And as you learn you find new doors opening that challenge you to bring your best.  Here at OptumRX, we’ve earned the trust of more than 64 million people who rely on us for the prescription drugs that improve their health and lifestyles. When you join us, you’ll be part of the UnitedHealth Group family of companies where you’ll have some of the best training and tools in the world. As a Pharmacy Technician, you’ll be responsible for answering incoming calls and completing outbound calls to/from patients, physicians and pharmacists while ensuring a high level of customer service and maximized productivity. Along the way, you’ll discover the training, support and career opportunities you’d expect from a Fortune 6 leader.


This is a temporary casual employee position with the potential to move to regular full time employee.


This position is full-time (40 hours/week) Monday- Saturday. Employees are required to have flexibility to work any of our 8 hour shift schedules during our normal business hours of (5:00am to 10:00pm Monday-Friday and 6:00am to 3:00pm Saturday). It may be necessary, given the business need, to work occasional overtime. Our office is located at 3131 Camino Del Rio North, San Diego, CA 92108.


What are the reasons to consider working for UnitedHealth Group?   Put it all together - competitive base pay, performance rewards, and a management team who demonstrates their commitment to your success. Some of our offerings include:

  • Competitive Base Hourly Wage
  • Paid Training
  • Multiple Work Shifts Available
  • Eligible Day #1 for Company 401(k) Savings Plan
  • Company Career Path Program
  • Employee Discounts
  • Employee Awards & Recognition

Primary Responsibilities

  • Enter prescriptions and verify appropriate and accurate information
  • Contact patients, pharmacists and doctor's offices to resolve claims issues
  • Process prescriptions (from intake to order completion)
  • Resolve customer issues; ensuring accurate information is provided

This role is equally challenging and rewarding. You’ll need to work within multiple computer systems simultaneously as you respond to questions or provide specific medication details/clinical information. It’s a fast paced, high volume environment where our members are counting on us to deliver these important, sometimes life-saving medications in an accurate and efficient manner.


Required Qualifications

  • Current California State Pharmacy Technician license
  • Proficiency with computer and Windows PC applications including ability to navigate and learn new and complex computer system applications
  • High school diploma, GED or equivalent work experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Pharmacy/prescription data entry experience


UnitedHealth Group is working to create the health care system of tomorrow.

Already Fortune 6, we are totally focused on innovation and change. We work a little harder. We aim a little higher. We expect more from ourselves and each other. And at the end of the day, we're doing a lot of good.

Through our family of businesses and a lot of inspired individuals, we're building a high-performance health care system that works better for more people in more ways than ever. Now we're looking to reinforce our team with people who are decisive, brilliant - and built for speed.

Come to UnitedHealth Group, and share your ideas and your passion for doing more. We have roles that will fit your skills and knowledge. We have diverse opportunities that will fit your dreams.

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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