• Pharmacy Technician Resident

    Cedars-SinaiLos Angeles, CA 90006

    Job #1225193444

  • Make a Difference in PharmacyWhen the work you do every single day has a crucial impact on the lives of others, every effort, every detail, and every second matters. This shared culture of passion and dedication pulses through Cedars-Sinai, and it's just one of the many reasons we've achieved our fifth-consecutive Magnet designation for nursing excellence. From working with a team of premier healthcare professionals to using state-of-the-art facilities, you'll have everything you need to do something incredible-for yourself, and for others. Join us, and discover why U.S. News & World Report has named us one of America's Best Hospitals!Cedars-Sinai Medical Center is an 886-bed non-profit, acute, quaternary, teaching Level I Trauma Center hospital located in the heart of Los Angeles, California. The Department of Pharmacy has over approximately 400 staff members who provide comprehensive inpatient pharmacy services as well as outpatient services via 2 cancer centers and 3 outpatient pharmacies. We are committed to the education and training of pharmacists, students/interns, residents, technicians, and other health care professionals. We are affiliated with several Schools of Pharmacy and offers PGY1 and PGY2 residency programs. The residency and student experiential programs at CSMC continue to grow with every successive year, where nearly 100 residents have graduated from the PGY1 pharmacy residency program since 1985 and more than 200 student rotations are offered at CSMC annually. Recently, CSMC was recognized and bestowed "Site of the Year" awards by two major affiliated CA Schools of Pharmacy for providing an exceptional experiential learning environment for their students.Do you work well in a large team environment where critical thinking is essential?The Pharmacy Technician Residency Program is designed to provide the Pharmacy Technician Resident with post-graduate hospital pharmacy practice experience. The program will provide training in compounding (sterile and non-sterile), automation, dispensing and drug distribution, repackaging, and outpatient/ambulatory care services. The Resident will also have an opportunity to gain experience in specialized areas such as investigational drugs services, transitions of care, compliance and medication safety, specialty pharmacy, and other technician roles. All duties are performed under the supervision of a Pharmacist.This is a 50 week resident program.Educational Requirements:+ Graduate of an ASHP-accredited pharmacy technician training school or pharmacy technician with PTCB certification or pharmacy technician with =1 year pharmacy experience+ High school Diploma or Equivalent RequiredLicense/Certification/Registration Requirements:+ Current California Pharmacy Technician license in good standingExperience:+ Ability to speak, read and write the English language.+ Individuals must be able to do calculations involving ratios, proportions and percentages.+ Adequate computer skills as necessary to complete assigned projects and tasks+ Equipment: Able to use the following: calculator, computer printer, PC, medication carts, automated dispensing machines etc. Proficiency in the operation of specialized equipment is necessary for assignment to specialized areas, i.e. OR/ER, Sterile Manufacturing, ACP, Storeroom, etc.+ Schedule/Hours: Able to rotate shifts, alternate weekends, and rotate throughout any areas requiring Pharmacy Technician.Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law.