Pharmacy Tech 3 - Investigational Drug Service

  • University Hospitals
  • Cleveland
  • Aug 01, 2020

Job Description


Grant funded role. Grants ends Dec 31, 2020.

The Pharmacy Technician 3 is responsible for training and educating the Technician staff on the daily duties of the Pharmacy.

These responsibilities include training and or orientating new employees and assisting in the coordination of the daily training needs of the Department.

The Pharmacy Technician 3 is also responsible for performing all the functions any of the Technician jobs when assigned.

All assigned activities are performed under the direct supervision of the Pharmacist and Pharmacy Manage.

Accurate preparation of patient medications including sterile products, chemotherapy, unit dose, cartfills, TPN, narcotics including education, training and Omnicell stocking.

Assist the Pharmacy managers and Technical Coordinators with employee issues which require additional education, training.

Serve as a mentor and develop role models for technical staff.

Orient and train new staff.

Educate staff on process improvement and safety initiatives


Position Requirements:

Experience as a pharmacy technician in a hospital or related job (i.e. Retail pharmacy)

Knowledge of the metric system are highly preferred.

Basic understanding of medical terminology.

Demonstrates strong interpersonal skills and excellent communication skills as well as, exhibiting strong organizational skills and work ethic.

Demonstrates a professional demeanor when responding to patients/customers.

Education Requirements:

High School diploma

License Requirements:

CPHT certification is required

State of Ohio Pharmacy Tech License required

Preferred Qualifications: Hospital experience preferred.