Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Pharmacy Technician - MSK Monmouth in Monmouth, New Jersey

Pharmacy Technician – MSK Monmouth

Job Posting Number: 13170

Allied Health – All

Monmouth,NJ

May 3, 2017

Company Overview:

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.

For the 27th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2016, as well as Glassdoor’s annual Employees’ Choice Awards 2017. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Details:

We are:

The Pharmacy Department utilizes a multidisciplinary approach to patient care, where the emphasis is on therapeutic efficacy and safety. We provide comprehensive, clinical and dispensing services in both inpatient and ambulatory care settings through a decentralized satellite pharmacy services model. The department has one of the most robust set of electronic clinical resources in the country and a dynamic medication safety program.

Across the Center, we review 1.5 million orders per year and dispense over three million doses of medication annually. The Pharmacy Department has more than 400 employees with approximately 200 pharmacists servicing patients in 26 pharmacy satellites, including inpatient unit-based satellites in all oncological specialties.

Memorial Sloan Kettering is one of the only health systems in the country that provides live, on-site, accredited continuing education pharmacy courses to help keep your credentials up to date. The department will also sponsor national and state membership for pharmacy organizations and appropriate off-site educational meetings. The size and scope of our organization provides many opportunities to advance your knowledge and grow your career.

Click to watch and learn more about Pharmacy at MSK: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yeHsYYBxU .

The Pharmacy Department is seeking an experienced Pharmacy Technician to join their team at MSK Monmouth.

You will:

  • Compound Hazardous and Non-Hazardous sterile products in a USP 797 clean room environment.

  • Document and maintain complete and accurate records associated with sterile compounding and the medication distribution system.

  • Perform technical functions related to medication ordering, receiving, storage, preparation, delivery and disposal.

You Need:

  • 2+ years of hospital pharmacy experience required.

  • Two years experience as pharmacy technician including Hazardous and Non-hazardous sterile compounding responsibilities.

  • NJ Pharmacy Technician registration required

  • Certified Pharmacy Technician preferred.

Currently M-F rotating schedule with earliest shift starting at 7:00 am and latest shift finishing at 6 PM. Hours of operation may extend in the future.

MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

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