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Job Title

Pharmacy Technician

Role

Pharmacy Technician

Location

Houston , TX

Description

PURPOSE OF THIS POSITION:
Provide support functions which are necessary for the timely, efficient, and effective operations of the pharmacy. This position requires the handling and packaging of radiopharmaceuticals. Attention to detail is mandatory for this position.

SCHEDULE:
This is a full time position with the working hours of 3:00am - 11:00am.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Draw doses under the supervision of the Pharmacist
  • May perform selected compounding duties under the supervision of the Pharmacist which could include WBC labeling, I-131 or 123 Icapsule compounding, etc.
  • Perform daily instrument and pharmaceutical quality control following all Company policies and procedures
  • Perform daily/weekly wipe testing and surveys of the pharmacy
  • Maintain adequate inventory of pharmaceuticals and supplies
  • Input daily prescription orders into the computer system.
  • Assist Pharmacist in closing the Pharmacy and set-up for the next day
  • May be required to cover Courier runs as needed
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Pharmacist and/or Pharmacy Manager
PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
60 % Standing; 10% Sitting; 30 % Walking
OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE:
  • Limited radiation exposure during radiopharmaceutical prep and packaging when ALARA is followed.
  • Performance of job duties has a reasonably anticipated risk of occupational exposure to blood-borne pathogens or other infectious materials.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Completion of Nuclear Pharmacy Technician program or approved equivalent helpful.
  • Previous experience as a Pharmacy Technician required
  • Basic computer knowledge
  • Ability to communicate with staff to effectively train and teach procedures for the safe handling of radioisotopes
  • Ability to operate monitoring devices, dose calibrator, and conduct quality control
  • Basic math skills including algebra and dexterity to manipulate syringes.
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This description incorporates the most typical duties performed. It is recognized that other related duties not specifically mentioned may also be performed. The inclusion of those duties would not alter the overall evaluation of this position._

Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $22.00 - $25.00 per hour

Benefits:
  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance
Schedule:
  • Monday to Friday
  • Morning shift

General Requirements

Required Skills

Sterile Compounding Pharmaceutical Calculations

Nice to Have Skills

Quality Assurance Inventory management Computer Skills

Licenses & Certifications

PTCB

Type of Job & Compensation

What type of job is it?

Full-time

Pay for this job

$22.00 to $25.00 per hour

Benefits offered

401(k) 401(k) matching Dental Medical Life insurance Paid time off Referral program Retirement plan Vision

Availability needed for this job

Monday to Friday

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