Why Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic is ranked #1 in Florida, # 1 in the Jacksonville Metro area, and is nationally ranked in seven adult specialties by US News and World Report. This HemOnc Clinic Pharmacy Technician position is an exciting opportunity to join the Department of Pharmacy team in Florida.
We invite you to join us for a life-changing career opportunity as a Sterile Compounding Pharmacy Technician at our newest destination medical building, the Dorothy J. and Harry T. Mangurian Jr. Building, set to open July 2018. As a Sterile Compounding Pharmacy Technician, you will be part of a team focused around providing integrated services needed for complex cancer, as well as neurologic and neurosurgical care to our patients.
Mayo Clinic Sterile Compounding Pharmacy Technicians assist pharmacists in providing optimal pharmaceutical care to the patient. This position supports Hematology/ Oncololgy in our new clinic. Performs accurate and timely distribution of medications which may include potentially critical, high expense medications, chemotherapy, investigational agents, controlled substances and potentially hazardous substances in a dosage form ready for administration. Utilizes technical equipment such as automated drug dispensing technology, barcode software and automated packaging technology to provide accurate, safe products for patient administration. All products prepared for distribution receive a final check by a licensed pharmacist prior to dispensing. Performs multiple computer functions, facilitates accurate charging/crediting of medications via various computer applications. Good organizational and problem solving skills with the ability to prioritize work appropriately and assure timely delivery of product to the patient care areas. Ability to provide optimal customer service having strong telephone and verbal communication skills.
High School diploma or equivalent experience. Must be able to read, write, communicate and understand English. Ability to follow written and verbal directions. Must be organized, efficient, and able to work independently and/or in a team setting. Ability to organize & prioritize work in a high volume, busy environment and pay attention to detail. Ability to work as a team player. Ability to comprehend the use of instruments and operate mechanical equipment. Understanding and application of math & calculator skills and the metric system. Good communication and telephone skills. Computer use and keyboarding skills.
Successfully completes on-the-job training program, evidenced by work sample. Completes institutional training program. Math skills, telephone etiquette, knowledge of pharmacy operations. Prior pharmacy experience preferred (one year).
License or certification
Registration with the Florida Board of Pharmacy, Certified by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB), or Institute for the Certification of Pharmacy Technicians
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $14.65 per hour.
This part-time position is for 5 shifts per 2-week pay period. Schedule is for 8.5 hour day shifts, currently starting between 7:00 - 9:30 am.
Weekend shift rotation is every 2-4 weekends, currently Saturday shifts with Sundays off.
Jacksonville is the largest city in area in the continental United States. A beautiful coastal Florida city that features excellent year-round climate, over 20 miles of beaches and outstanding outdoor recreational, cultural and family-oriented amenities. The “River City by the Sea” has an excellent school system, reasonable cost of living and a thriving business environment. Medical professionals and patients are drawn to Jacksonville by an extraordinary network of high-profile healthcare facilities. Jacksonville continues to grow as more people relocate from all over the U.S. and abroad, to see what the great River City has to offer!
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Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).