Pharmacy Technician II (Cancer Center Pharmacy)

Position description
Are you looking to work on a great pharmacy team? If so, please consider applying for our Pharmacy Technician II position within a rapidly growing Cancer Center Pharmacy at Mayo Clinic Arizona. We are seeking an experienced IV Pharmacy Technician to join our growing team.

Primary tasks include compounding hazardous and non-hazardous IV's following USP 797 & UPS 800 guidelines, ordering & receiving inventory, stocking IV supplies and filling Pyxis machines.

Assists pharmacists in providing optimal pharmaceutical care to the patients. Gathers, labels, and distributes medications accurately and efficiently. Packages, prepares, and compounds non-sterile and sterile medications including hazardous medications accurately and efficiently. Handles, manages, and distributes controlled substances in compliance with regulatory requirements and department policies, and assists with drug diversion surveillance. Assists with training new staff. Assists with maintaining accurate medication inventories and billing of medications. Effectively communicates utilizing established systems and processes. Performs responsibilities and duties of the job in a manner that is attentive to patient’s age and cognitive ability. Accurately and efficiently processes prescriptions. Interacts with patients and managed care plans to authorize prescription coverage. Assembles prescriptions and follows proper procedures to prepare and dispense medications. Accurately and efficiently completes patient purchase transactions utilizing point of sale systems. Manages complex inventory decisions. Trains and mentors technician staff. Prepares/compounds complex intravenous and/or hazardous medications. Performs drug diversion surveillance. Works in practice-specific pharmacy satellite(s). Proficient in specialized department information technology.
High School/GED and a minimum of one (1) year of pharmacy technician experience required.
Additional qualifications
A minimum of six (6) months of Mayo Clinic Pharmacy Technician experience preferred.

Demonstrated ability to work in a busy environment and pay attention to detail. Proven organizational and problem solving skills. Proven ability to effectively work independently and in a team environment.

License or certification
Current Arizona State Board of Pharmacy Technician License. Current CPhT certification by the National Pharmacy Technician Certification board.

Exemption status
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $19.40 per hour.
Benefits eligible
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
Schedule details
Monday - Friday
Hours of Operation: 7am - 5:30pm
8 hour shifts
Weekend schedule
As Needed
Site description
Over the next four years, Mayo Clinic is making significant investments in both the physical and technological future of health care, through doubling the size of the Mayo Clinic campus in Phoenix, inclusive of practice, education, and research activities. Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.

With Phoenix being the sixth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.

Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.
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