MD Anderson Cancer Center Sr. Pharmacy Technician - Inpatient - Main Campus (10:45pm - 7:15am) 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.
Medication Preparation and Distribution
Accurately and efficiently fill cartfill and first doses
Accurately and efficiently pull medications to refill controlled access cabinets
Accurately and efficiently deliver medications/supplies to designated areas
Accurately and efficiently prepare all types of sterile products including SVP, LVP, chemotherapy, biotherapy and investigational agents
Accurately and efficiently prepare high-risk sterile products
Accurately and efficiently prepare extemporaneous compounds
Accurately and efficiently repackaging bulk medications
Demonstrates proficiency in two or more specialized areas of expertise meeting accuracy and productivity standards
Hazardous/Investigational Sterile Compounding
High-risk Sterile Compounding
Critical Care/Pediatric Pharmacy
Controlled Substance Vault
Accurately and efficiently order medications and supplies
Accurately and efficiently receive/restock medications and supplies
Accurately and efficiently complete cycle counts and inventory audits
Outdate expired or soon to expire medications in a timely manner
Ensure medication security and accountability at all times
Monitors area inventory and supplies, notifies appropriate personnel when shortages and/or outages noted.
Other duties as assigned
Required: High School Diploma or GED.
Preferred : Certificate from an accredited Pharmacy Technician training program or 2 years of college credit.
Required: Two years pharmacy technician experience in a hospital, infusion center or retail pharmacy.
Required: Current and Active Pharmacy Technician Registration with the Texas State Board of Pharmacy.
Preferred: Current ASHP Accredited Sterile Products Certification.
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.
Requisition ID: 153112
Employment Status: Full-Time
Employee Status: Regular
Work Week: Nights
Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 45,500
Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 57,000
Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 68,500
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