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MD Anderson Cancer Center Pharmacy Technician - Inpatient - 7a-3p in Houston, Texas


  1. Medication Preparation and Distribution

  2. Accurately and efficiently fill unit dose carts and first doses

  3. Accurately and efficiently pull drugs to refill controlled access cabinets

  4. Accurately and efficiently deliver medications/supplies to designated areas

  5. Sterile Compounding/Preparation

  6. Accurately and efficiently prepare small and large volume parenteral sterile products (non-hazardous and non-investigational)

  7. Inventory Management

  8. Restocking medications/supplies

  9. Complete cycle counts in carousel

  10. Ensure medication security and accountability

  11. Monitors area inventory and supplies, notifies appropriate personnel when shortages and/or outages noted.

  12. Other duties as assigned

Core Competencies

· IC - Technical/Functional Expertise:

o Demonstrate technical proficiency required to do the job

o Possesses up-to-date knowledge in the profession

o Provide technical expertise to others.

· IC - Team with Others:

o Encourage collaboration and input from all team members

o Value the contributions of all team members

o Balance individual and team goals

· IC - Analytical Thinking:

o Gather relevant information systematically

o Break down problems into simple components

o Make sound decisions

· TC - Practice-Based Learning & Improvement:

o Employee participates in on-going learning and demonstrates application of it in his/her role

· TC - Equipment Usage & Safety

o Employee maintains expectations for safety preparedness, including but not limited to: Orientation to new equipment, Employee Education Events and Fire drills.


Required: High school diploma or equivalent

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


Required: Current Pharmacy Technician Registration with the Texas State Board of Pharmacy (TSBP).

Preferred: Current Certification with the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB).


Required: None

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

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

Additional Information

  • Requisition ID: 166827

  • Employment Status: Full-Time

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • Work Week: Days

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

  • Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 52,000

  • Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 62,500

  • FLSA: non-exempt and eligible for overtime pay

  • Fund Type: Hard

  • Work Location: Onsite

  • Pivotal Position: Yes

  • Referral Bonus Available?: Yes

  • Relocation Assistance Available?: No

  • Science Jobs: No