Pharmacy Tech III - 6:30 pm - 6:30 am Job

Children's Health - Pharmacy Careers

Job Number: 52595

Location: Plano, TX

Date Posted: 9-13-2017


Position Summary

This position has the ability to function independently of the pharmacist (at least 85% of the time), answer routine questions, prepare unit dose and intravenous medications, perform routine clinical pharmacy duties under the auspices of the clinical pharmacy staff. Position may include the development of educational materials for patients and pharmacy staff as well as managerial functions of pharmacy technicians.


  • Respond to and resolve inquiries and questions (telephone and direct) within the limits of the law with at least 85% independence from the supervising pharmacist or team leader; perform computer order entry with 95% accuracy, to be verified by the responsible pharmacist; and perform all functions of the Pharmacy Technician II.
  • Assist managers and Pharmacy Technician Specialist(s) with scheduling and coverage issues; supervise and direct all Technician II staff, clerks and delivery staff in the area of responsibility.
  • Perform other duties and take responsibility for special projects and regulatory compliance when needed; assist with development and implementation of new processes and educational programs.
  • Assist in maintaining overall cleanliness and organization of work area as well as maintaining a continuous level of readiness for inspection by external groups.

Education, Certification, and Experience

  • High school diploma or GED - REQUIRED
  • Successful completion of a pharmacy technician program - REQUIRED
  • Hospital Experience - REQUIRED
  • Texas Pharmacy Technician certification - REQUIRED
  • IV certification - REQUIRED
  • Chemotherapy certification - preferred

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