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Pharmacy Buyer

Job ID: 96563 Date posted: June 27, 2019

  • Sharp Memorial Hospital
  • Pharmacy
  • Pharmacy Jobs
  • Day Job
  • Full-Time



As the Pharmacy Buyer, you will purchase all pharmaceuticals for the Department(s), receives and verifies shipments from vendors and suppliers, restocks inventory, and prepares vendor returns for shipment, prepares requested shipments of medications and supplies for designated areas, provides support to maintain controlled substance records and inventory. You will provide technical and clerical support for the Department when needed. The Buyer will also reconciles invoices, credit memos and statements and follow up on drug recalls and maintain records.

Sharp Memorial Hospital, the first hospital in San Diego with all private patient rooms, is dedicated to providing the highest-quality, patient-centered care and consists of 368 beds. Designed to promote comfort and healing with the use of natural light and soothing colors, this hospital offers the latest in medical technology.

Sharp Memorial is known for outstanding programs in cardiac and vascular care, cancer treatment, orthopedic and neurological services, rehabilitation, robotic surgery and multi-organ transplantation, and has been recognized as a MAGNET®-designated.


This position is located in the Community of Serra Mesa, San Diego County

8 hours day variable shift, no weekends.

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Current unencumbered CA Pharmacy Technician license preferred
  • Minimum two years previous experience as a hospital pharmacy technician preferred.

  • Minimum of one-year experience in purchasing of pharmaceuticals and supplies preferred.

  • Computer skills are highly desirable, especially in the application of word processing, and spreadsheet and database creation and management.


Essential physical requirements may be discussed during interview.


Sharp HealthCare is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.


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