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MD Anderson Cancer Center Pharmacy Technician Inpatient (3:00pm - 11:30pm) 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.

Unit Dose Processing and Distribution

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

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

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

  4. Order medications/supplies to maintain appropriate par levels

  5. Restock medications/supplies

Sterile and Nonsterile Compounding/Preparations

  1. Accurately and efficiently prepare all types of sterile products including SVP, LVP, chemotherapy, biotherapy and investigational agents

  2. Accurately and efficiently prepare extemporaneous compounds

  3. Repackaging bulk medications

  4. Order medications/supplies to maintain appropriate par levels

  5. Restock medications/supplies

Quality Assurance/Improvement and Project Management

  1. Completes all assigned Quality Assurance and productivity reports including record keeping and appropriate follow up

  2. Researches/monitors problems, initiates corrective acction and follow through until challenge is resolved

  3. Consistently provides input/suggestions for process improvements

  4. Completes/maintains all Institutional/Divisional requirements for licensure, mandatory education and testing. Including but not limited to EEE, Infection Control, TB testing and IV process validation

  5. Develop, implement and/or support special projects throughout the institution

  6. Maintain clean and organized work areas at all times

Education Required:

High school diploma or equivalent.

Preferred Education:

Technical School

Certification Required:

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

Preferred Certification:

ACPE approved IV (sterile products) certification

Experience Required:

None.

Preferred Experience:

1 year experience in hospital pharmacy

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

Onsite Presence:

Is Required

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. http://www.mdanderson.org/about-us/legal-and-policy/legal-statements/eeo-affirmative-action.html

Frequency

Deadlines

Exposure to blood, bodily fluids, and/or tissue

Hazardous Chemicals and Materials

Physical Proximity

Wearing Protective Equipment

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Seldom 3-10%

Frequent 34-66%

Constant 67-100%

Frequent 34-66%

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

Frequency

Weight

Balancing

Bending/Stooping

Eye/Hand Coordination

Fine finger movement

Handling

Kneeling

Lifting

Lifting

Lifting

Pushing/Pulling

Pushing/Pulling

Pushing/Pulling

Reaching

Sitting

Standing

Tactile Perception

Visual Acuity

Walking

Wrist Motion

Carrying

Carrying

Carrying

Constant 67-100%

Occasionally 11-33%

Frequent 34-66%

Frequent 34-66%

Constant 67-100%

Occasionally 11-33%

Occasionally 11-33%

Occasionally 11-33%

Seldom 3-10%

Occasionally 11-33%

Occasionally 11-33%

Seldom 3-10%

Frequent 34-66%

Frequent 34-66%

Frequent 34-66%

Constant 67-100%

Constant 67-100%

Frequent 34-66%

Constant 67-100%

Constant 67-100%

Occasionally 11-33%

Seldom 3-10%

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5-10 lbs

10-20 lbs

20-50 lbs

5-10 lbs

10-20 lbs

20-50 lbs

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10-20 lbs

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COGNITIVE DEMANDS

Analytical Ability

Appropriate Behavior

Attention to detail

Comprehending

Critical Thinking

Following Instructions

Giving and Receiving Constructive Feedback

Interpersonal Skills

Mathematical Skills/Reasoning

Memorizing/Remembering

Multitasking

Oral Communication

Organizing

Problem Solving

Reading Skills/Comprehension

Responding in emergency situations

Selective Attention

Working Alone

Additional Information

  • Requisition ID: 130056

  • Employment Status: Full-Time

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • FLSA: non-exempt, eligible for overtime, and is subject to the provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)

  • Work Week: Days

  • Fund Type: Soft

  • Pivotal Position: Yes

  • Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 33,200

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

  • Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 49,800

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