UnitedHealth Group
Pharmacy Technician - Creve Coeur, MO
At a glance
Location: US-MO-Creve Coeur Map
Posted: 01/22/2020
Closing: 02/21/2020
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
UnitedHealth Group
Job description

Careers with OptumRx. We're one of the largest and most innovative pharmacy benefits managers in the US, serving more than 12 million people nationwide. Here you’ll fill far more than prescriptions. As a member of one of our pharmacy teams, you’re empowered to be your best and do whatever it takes to help each customer. You'll find unrivaled support and training as well as a wealth of growth and development opportunities driven by your performance and limited only by your imagination. Join us. There's no better place to help people live healthier lives while doing your life's best work.(sm)

As a Pharmacy Technician 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.

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. Strong attention to detail and computer skills are required as you confirm prescription orders and information for the automated fulfillment for accuracy. It’s a fast paced, high volume environment where accuracy is essential. The role also requires you to monitor products that have been recalled to ensure safety protocols are followed.

You’ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.


 Required Qualifications:

  • Missouri Pharmacy Technician licensing and registration or Pharmacy Technician Trainee License
  • High school diploma/GED or higher
  • 6+ months of customer service experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Pharmacy experience

  • Nationally Certified Pharmacy Technician (PTCB)

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

Getting it right here with our pharmacy team is just the starting point for excellence, impact and purpose in your career. Join us and take everything to another level.  Learn more about how you can start doing your life’s best work.(sm)

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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Pharmacy Technician - Creve Coeur, MO