Infusion Pharmacy Technician Level I - Longwood
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
 Boston, MA

Overview

The Level I Hazardous Compounding Infusion Pharmacy Technician is responsible for providing technical support to pharmacy operations under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist. The Level I technician will staff in all pharmacy locations areas as required. The technician's duties include, but are not limited to: compounding hazardous and non-hazardous medications, compounding pharmaceutical products, inventory management, medication tracking, compliance with regulatory standards, utilizing the various equipment and technology available in the pharmacy, and performing various quality control tasks as assigned. The Level I pharmacy technician is responsible for participating in staff development, such as the training and orientation processes of new pharmacy employees in any pharmacy workspace as assigned.

The Infusion Pharmacy Techs have some evening and weekend schedule rotations.

Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; we conduct research that advances treatment; we educate tomorrow's physician/researchers; we reach out to underserved members of our community; and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals.

Responsibilities

  • Prepare and compound hazardous and non-hazardous medications
  • Perform daily inventory management of medications and supplies
  • Use all technology required to perform daily tasks
  • Participate in various quality control tasks
  • Participate in miscellaneous tasks

Qualifications

  • High school graduate or currently enrolled in an accredited entry-level degree program for pharmacy or a related field.
  • Massachusetts Board of Pharmacy Registration as a Pharmacy Technician or Intern.
  • National Pharmacy Technician Certification (PTCB) must be obtained within 1 year of the start date.
  • At least one year of work in a pharmacy or related field preferred

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is an equal opportunity employer and affirms the right of every qualified applicant to receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability, age, ancestry, military service, protected veteran status, or other groups as protected by law.