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Pharmacy Technician II

Job Description


Job ID: 1200444
Employment Status: Full-Time
More Information:

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital is known for outstanding patient care and offers highly specialized surgical and medical services in an intimate environment. Our partnership with Washington University Physicians, BJC Medical Group and private practice physicians allows patients access to the latest research, medicine and technology. This hospital is conveniently located just west of I-270 at Mason Road and Olive Boulevard and offers free employee parking. With the opening of our replacement hospital, new team members will have wonderful opportunities to start and grow their career at BJC. To learn more, visit BarnesJewishWestCounty.org

Barnes Jewish West County Hospital Pharmacy is responsible for the Medication Management of patients by procuring, storing, and distributing medications throughout the hospital. The pharmacy is also involved with many patient safety and quality processes to optimize medication administration.


Overview


Role Purpose

Under the direct supervision of staff pharmacists, according to standard procedures, prepares medication orders, assists in dispensing and transporting medications, conducts sterile and/or non-sterile compounding, interacts with various automated systems and maintains appropriate records.


Responsibilities

  • Maintains quality assurance standards and maintenance of required documentation. Includes maintaining regulatory cleanliness compliance.
  • Assists in the preparation of medication orders which includes management of workflow, and basic preparation and dispensing, including non-sterile compounding.
  • Use of automated/electronic systems to manage product preparation, inventory management, patient records, and regulatory compliance.
  • Maintenance of inventory which includes inventory storage, ordering, rotating, beyond use dating, and cleanliness.
  • Become proficient in compounding sterile preparations, or other advanced skill.
  • BJC has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an essential function of this job.

  • Minimum Requirements

     

    Degree

  • High School Diploma or GED
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    Experience

  • <2 years
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    Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience
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    Licenses & Certifications

  • State Bd Pharm Registration
  • Pharmacy Tech Certification

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    Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information

     

    Experience

  • 2-5 years

  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    -  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    -  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    -  401(k) plan
    -  Tuition Assistance
    -  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    -  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    -  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center


    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

     

    Equal Opportunity Employer