Job Description

Job Title: Pharmacist
Job ID: 736494
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours: Daylight and evening hours
Shift: Rotating
Facility: UPMC St. Margaret
Department: Pharmacy
Location: 815 Freeport Road, Pittsburgh PA 15215


Are you looking to work in a community hospital that has a great atmosphere, and environment? We are looking for an experienced Pharmacist. Apply today to learn more!

We offer a generous benefits package and competitive salary.


Ensure optimal patient outcomes, educate present and future practitioners and support drug-related research. These services will be provided in compliance with state and federal regulations, JCAHO standards, the mission, policies and procedures of the hospital and department. Support a variety of patient populations ranging from adolescents to geriatrics. Inpatient and outpatient practice areas include, but are not limited to, general medicine, surgery, intensive care, transplant, orthopedics, oncology and cardiology.

  • Annually complete continuing education programs related to Pharmacy Practice as a mandatory requirement for maintaining an active license in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
  • Audit and maintain accurate records for all controlled substances. Assure that all controlled substances are stored and dispensed in compliance with Federal, State, and Departmental regulations.
  • Complete assigned PK and clinical workload documentation by the end of each scheduled shift in accordance with department procedures.
  • Review medication orders for safe and effective indication, dose, route, and scheduled administration. This monitoring and evaluation is appropriately documented. Support Drug Use Disease State Management initiatives conducted by the Department.
  • Screen all medication orders for Adverse Drug Reactions/Medication Errors as per Department standards and reports through appropriate reporting process.
  • Support the medication use process by assisting in the procurement, accountability, storage, preparation, and distribution of all medication including any investigational agents.


  • Bachelor's degree in Pharmacy or Pharm.D. from an accredited School of Pharmacy. 
  • Post-licensure hospital pharmacy experience preferred.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance
  • Pharmacist

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Salary Range: $40.03 to $62.13

Union Position: No

At UPMC, our shared goal is to create a cohesive, positive, experience for our employees, patients, health plan members, and community. If you too are driven by these values, you may be a great fit at UPMC!


UPMC provides a total rewards package that can help you achieve the goals you have for your career and your personal life. Whether you want to learn a new skill through a training course, reach personal health and wellness targets, become more involved in your community, or follow a career path that provides you with the right experience to be successful, UPMC can help you get to where you want to be.

Now more than ever, YOU can help us shape our communities and UPMC into a better place for everyone to work, study, play, and thrive.

Learn more about working here and check out our policies and recent updates.

Talent Network