Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Pharmacy Tech II in New York, New York

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 28th 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 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time.Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Description

Are you passionate about playing a meaningful role in the fight to conquer cancer? Does the opportunity to work alongside clinicians who are internally and externally recognized as leaders in multiple fields interest you?

The mission of the Division of Pharmacy Services parallels the ultimate purpose of the health center: "Leadership in the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and cure of cancer and associated diseases through excellence, vision and cost-effectiveness in patient care, outreach programs, research and education". As a support service of the hospital, our primary existence and function are based on a multi-disciplinary team approach to patient care in all phases of development (geriatric, adult and pediatric), with dedication and concern. The professional staff as well as the technical/support staff performs with the highest regard for the patients they serve by constantly considering cost-containment once therapeutic effectiveness and safety is established.

The Pharmacy Department at MSK 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.

We are seeeking a Pharmacy Tech II for our floating position.

You are:

  • Someone who readily takes action on challenges, without unnecessary planning.

  • Handles and manages crises effectively.

  • Follows through on commitments and acts with a clear sense of ownership.

  • Known to deliver messages in a clear, compelling, and concise manner.

  • Makes sound decisions, even in the absence of complete information.

You will:

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

  • Compound hazardous and non-hazardous sterile products in a USP 797 clean room environment.

You need:

  • HS Diploma/GED with 2+ years experience as a Pharmacy Technician, including hazardous and non-hazardous sterile compounding responsibilities.

  • Certified Pharmacy Technician preferred.

  • Omnicell experience is beneficial.

Hours of work:

  • 37.5 hours per week. Day time hours, ranging from 7:00 AM to PM; shifts may vary. Weekend hours may be added in the future based on patient need.

Closing

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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Requisition ID2018-26222

CategoryAllied Health - Pharmacy