Providence Health & Services Pharmacy Technician I - Inpatient in Olympia, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Pharmacy Technician (1.0 FTE, Variable shifts) to Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA.

The entry level pharmacy tech supports Pharmacy services under the direction of a licensed Pharmacist.

In this position you will:

  • Assist licensed pharmacists to formulate, label and dispense medications and other health care products in accordance with regulatory requirements.

  • Fills and dispenses unit dose, IV Admixtures, and/or chemotherapeutic medications under the direction of pharmacists.

  • Collect & verify patient medication histories.

  • Perform routine pharmacy work that may include inventory, sterilization and maintaining patient records.

  • Calculate drug volumes to deliver correct dosages.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School diploma or GED equivalent

  • Completion of approved pharmacy technician training program

  • Active WA Pharmacy Technician license from the Washington State Department of Health (PHTECHL)

  • Pharmacy Technician National Certification from the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) within 90 days of hire

  • Minimum of 3 months of practical experience in a hospital pharmacy under the direct supervision of pharmacist

  • Experienced in IV admixture/aseptic techniques

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • One to two years previous hospital pharmacy experience

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Pharmacy Technician

Location: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 206282