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Lawrence General Hospital Pharmacy Technician with Hiring Bonus! Full Time-Days/Evenings in Lawrence, Massachusetts

Hiring Bonus available for experienced Pharmacy Techs up to $2,500!

Full-time 40hrs; 7am-3pm and 3pm-11pm shifts with every other weekend rotation

The Pharmacy Technician assists the registered pharmacists in the preparation and dispensing of sterile and non-sterile medications, including IV solutions, in conjunction with state and federal laws. Maintains records and inventory, and follows procedural work routines to ensure medications are ready and available for patient administration.

Job Description

  • Prepares medications and IV solutions for patients using aseptic technique and ensures patient medications are ready when needed.

  • Fills code blue carts and kits according to departmental policies and procedures.

  • Refills medications according to refill reports for Automated Dispensing Devices.

  • Completes medication area inspections.

  • Demonstrates the ability to calculate appropriate dosage for the ages of the patients served.

  • Utilizes pharmacy computer systems, including automated dispensing cabinets.

  • Demonstrates strong ability to complete tasks within set time frames, and exercises initiative in problem solving to enhance productivity and efficient operation of the department.

  • Accepts other assignments as needed to maintain effective and efficient operation of the pharmacy.

Requirements

  • Massachusetts Pharmacy Technician or Trainee in good standing

  • PTCB Certification upon hire or required within 6 mos of start date

  • High school diploma or equivalent required

  • Hospital pharmacy technician experience and Sterile compounding experience strongly preferred.

Lawrence General Hospital is a private, non-profit community hospital providing the Merrimack Valley & southern New Hampshire regions with patient-centered, compassionate and quality health care for the whole family. For over 140 years, the dedicated doctors, nurses, and staff of Lawrence General have been committed to improving the health of the people and communities we serve. We offer competitive pay, a robust benefit package, generous paid time off and free parking! We are an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce.

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