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Providence Senior Pharmacy Technician *On Call* in Portland, Oregon


Senior Pharmacy Technician - Eastside Oncology Hematology at Oregon Clinical Programs

Shift: On Call, Variable hours, Days, Weekdays only

The Clinical Oncology Pharmacy Tech III performs duties relating to the filling and dispensing of unit dose and stock medications from the pharmacy to the nursing units and other ancillary departments in a prompt accurate manner. Prepares and distributes medications, maintaining and purchasing drug inventory, and maintaining the integrity of the Pyxis Profile System. Perpares sterile IV medications calculating the correct amount required to deliver the prescribed dose, measuring accurately the appropriate does for volume and concentration of solution necessary. Pharmacy Tech III work under the supervision of a Physician or Registered Pharmacist. Has advanced knowledge and skills in two or more specialty area in the pharmacy.

Required qualifications:

  • Current Oregon Board of Pharmacy Technician registration

  • Two (2) years Pharmacy practice experience

  • Experience with current pharmacy information systems (i.e., EPIC, Pyxis applications)

  • Internal promotion candidate must be competent in all at least two responsibilities from the Tech II. External candidates are required to have the equivalent experience:

  • Central Pharmacy/Principal Duties (as described in job description)

  • Code Cart and Anesthesia Tray Replenishment

  • Conducting unit inspections on-time per facility requirements

  • Pyxis replenishment and returns, CS distribution and documentation

  • Internal promotion candidate must be competent one of the following specialties. External candidates are required to have the equivalent experience:

  • Chemotherapy (Sterile Compounding)

  • Specialty area (e.g., NICU, Critical Care, Surgery, Advanced Triage, etc.)

  • Longitudinal Non-Staff responsibility (e.g., Buyer, Quality Improvement Efforts, etc. (does not include passive activity e.g., Scheduler))

Preferred qualifications:

  • Graduate of a Pharmacy Technician program

Our best-in-class benefits are uniquely designed to support you and your family in staying well, growing professionally and achieving financial security. We take care of you, so you can focus on delivering our Mission of caring for everyone, especially the most vulnerable in our communities.

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

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

About Providence

At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of “Know me, care for me, ease my way.” Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we’ll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable.

Requsition ID: P358513
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Pharmacy
Job Function: Clinical Care
Schedule: Per-Diem
Shift: Day
Career Track: Clinical Support
Department: 5013 PMG CP HEM ONC PPMC
Address: OR Portland 4805 NE Glisan St

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.