Job Description

Senior Technician, Pharmacy

Cancer care is all we do

Hope in healing

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA®) takes a unique and integrative approach to cancer care. Our patient-centered care model is founded on a commitment to personalized medicine, tailoring a combination of treatments to the needs of each individual patient. At the same time, we support patients’ quality of life by offering therapies designed to help them manage the side effects of treatment, addressing their physical, spiritual and emotional needs, so they are better able to stay on their treatment regimens and get back to life. At the core of our whole-person approach is what we call the Mother Standard® of care, so named because it requires that we treat our patients, and one another, like we would want our loved ones to be treated. This innovative approach has earned our hospitals a Best Place to Work distinction and numerous accreditations. Each of us has a stake in the successful outcomes of every patient we treat.

Job Description:

Hours: Mon - Fri 8 hour shifts, start times rotate 5:30am/7:30am/8:30am/11:30am - end times up to 8:00pm, with occasional coverage beyond 8pm.

Works every 3rd weekend, and 2 Holiday’s per year

The Senior Pharmacy Technician under the supervision of a registered pharmacist is responsible for assisting in the preparation and distribution of patient medications. The pharmacy technician will assist in maintaining inventory and stock medications throughout the hospital, utilizing pharmacy inventory systems. The pharmacy technician will assist with daily required review of regulatory paperwork.

  • Meets all current State of Illinois licensing requirements for a Pharmacy Technician as specified in the Pharmacy Practice Act including certification.
  • Knowledge of MS Office (Spreadsheets/Word-processing)
  • Mathematically able to calculate dosages
  • Previous IV experience as well as chemotherapy preparation experience
  • Previous experience with hospital and retail pharmacy IT systems
  • Strong customer service skills and ability to work efficiently in satisfying patient needs is required
  • Falls into one of three categories
  • 5 years hospital experience with sterile compounding
  • 5 years total experience plus previous Lead Tech Experience

10 years total experience

We win together

Each CTCA employee is a Stakeholder, driven to make a true difference and help win the fight against cancer. Each day is a challenge, but this unique experience comes with rewards that you may never have thought possible. To ensure each team member brings his or her best self, we offer exceptional support and immersive training to encourage your personal and professional growth. If you’re ready to be part of something bigger and work with a passionate, dynamic group of care professionals, we invite you to join us. 

Visit:  Jobs.cancercenter.com to begin your journey.

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