This is a full-time pharmacist position in a Veterinary Teaching Hospital with some holidays, weekends, and after hours call required. Hours for this position are Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Hours of operation for the pharmacy may vary depending on clinic needs.
The role of the Pharmacist in the Veterinary Teaching Hospital is unique. It requires a multitude of skills and a wide knowledge base. Veterinary Pharmacy requires a different skill set and the Pharmacist must be knowledgeable of the species dependent dosing regimen and available medications for veterinary medicine.
The individual in this position is responsible for ensuring that prescriptions for clients are filled and labeled correctly, as well as maintaining inventory and tracking controlled drug use and overseeing the daily operation of the pharmacy.