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MD Anderson Cancer Center Pharmacy Technician - Clinic ACB (9:30am - 6:00pm) in Houston, Texas

The Division of Pharmacy at MD Anderson Cancer Center strives to be the industry leader in providing premier patient-centered care, based on excellence and innovation in patient care, services, research and education. We strive to ensure safe, effective and cost-conscious medication use and to work with our health care colleagues to promote optimal drug therapy outcomes through the development of integrated, quality programs.

Key Functions

  1. Meets productivity guidelines while maintaining accuracy

  2. Manages prescription flow, not allowing prescriptions to backlog in any area

  3. Counts/pours correct drug into appropriately sized container, labels container and prepares it for pharmacist verification

  4. Demonstrates competency of all computer systems and applications used in the area

  5. Processes payment method correctly through the register

  6. Maintains assigned sections monthly by checking expiration dates, cleaning and facing shelves, removing partial bottles/liquids and return to stock bottles from shelves

  7. Other duties as assigned

Education Required:

High school diploma or equivalent.

Preferred:

Two years of college supplemented by courses in pharmacy, laboratory technique, or basic science.

License/Certification Required:

Current and active Pharmacy Technician Registration with the Texas State Board of Pharmacy (TSBP)

Preferred:

Current certification with the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB)

Failure to maintain current certification will result in termination of employment.

Experience Required:

None

Preferred Experience:

Experience in pharmacy or similar type work where conformance to proper technique and accuracy are essential. Experience in cashiering or cash management.

Must pass pre-employment skills a test as required and administered by Human Resources

Working Conditions

This position requires:

Working in Office Environment

_XNo

__ Yes

Working in Patient Care Unit (e.g. Nursing unit; outpatient clinic)

_XNo

__ Yes

Exposure to human/animal blood, body fluids, or tissues

_XNo

__ Yes

Exposure to harmful chemicals

__ No

_X Yes

Exposure to radiation

__ No

_X Yes

Exposure to animals

_X_ No

__ Yes

Physical Demands

Indicate the time required to do each of the following physical demands:

Time Spent

Never

0%

Occasionally

1-33%

Frequently

34-66%

Continuously

67-100%

Standing

X

Walking

X

Sitting

X

Reaching

X

Lifting/Carrying

Up to 10 lbs

X

10lbs to 50 lbs

X

More than 50 lbs

X

Pushing/Pulling

Up to 10 lbs

X

10lbs to 50 lbs

X

More than 50 lbs

X

Use computer/keyboard

X

It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. http://www.mdanderson.org/about-us/legal-and-policy/legal-statements/eeo-affirmative-action.html

Additional Information

  • Requisition ID: 132110

  • Employment Status: Full-Time

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • FLSA: non-exempt, eligible for overtime, and is subject to the provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)

  • Work Week: Day/Evening

  • Fund Type: Hard

  • Pivotal Position: No

  • Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 33,200

  • Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 41,500

  • Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 49,800

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