Providence Health & Services Pharmacy Technician in Tukwila, Washington
Providence is calling a Pharmacy Technician (Sterile Compounding Department, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Infusion and Pharmacy Services in Tukwila, Washington. This is a unique opportunity for a pharmacy technician to expand their sterile compounding knowledge and skills, by learning and applying Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) in a future FDA registered 503B outsourcing facility. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
This is a Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:30pm shift.
In this position you will:
Complete a comprehensive training curriculum on gowning, compounding, aseptic manipulations, USP 797 regulations, FDA cGMP-503(b) regulations.
Accurately prepare batched sterile IV admixtures under a laminar flow hood or vertical flow biological safety cabinet including reconstitution of drugs, calculation of drug volumes required to deliver correct dosages, measurements of dosages, transferring of drugs to appropriate volumes and types of solutions for administration, and labeling products according to policy
Use automated compounding devices.
Communicate effectively and appropriately with coworkers and external customers to provide high quality sterile products for patients within the Providence St. Joseph Health System
Track expiration dates of medications and solutions.
Clean and maintain primary engineering controls and clean room areas in accordance with cGMP
Complete and maintain required documentation in compliance with established procedures and GMP
Process and fulfill compounded sterile product orders for facilities
Required qualifications for this position include:
Completion of approved pharmacy technician training program
Current certification and license by the Washington State Board of Pharmacy as a Pharmacy Technician
Current National Pharmacy Technician certification, or within 6 months upon hire
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Experience in sterile parenteral product preparation
Working knowledge of USP 797 and cGMP
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence Infusion and Pharmacy Services in Tukwila and Spokane, Washington provides pharmaceutical services to patients in communities throughout Washington, Alaska, Idaho and Montana. Patient safety, patient satisfaction, and clinical outcomes are our priorities. Our services include nutrition and pharmacological therapies to patients in their homes or in our Ambulatory Suites, disease management and related specialized infusion therapies, and clinical nurse, pharmacist, and nutrition consulting and support services.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
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.
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.
Job Category: Pharmacy Technician
Req ID: 212835