ARENA DISTRICT PHARMACY LOCATION
Sterile Compounding Lab Technician
The ideal compounding technician is detailed oriented, possesses both strong math and critical thinking skills, and is able to articulate and communicate well with others.
He or she will be a self-initiator and continuous learner that can work independently with a clear understanding of the goals of the team, while also having the ability to teach others. It is key that a compounding technician is able to operate with a sense of urgency without compromising accuracy.
This role is best suited for someone with a passion for helping others and pursuing excellence by being versatile and reliable. He or she knows how to multi-task, manage time well, and prioritize. It is assumed that this person is trustworthy, honest and professional.
Sterile Compounding Lab Technician responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
1. Use and maintain specialized equipment used in the preparation of compounded prescription orders.
2. Properly calibrate equipment used in the compounding process.
3. Combine medications/chemical according to the required formulation under the supervision of a pharmacist.
4. Maintain daily records of laboratory activity.
5. Maintain chemical inventory to adequate par levels, and remove expired product from the inventory that will be sent for destruction.
6. Prepare sterile compounded products employing proper aseptic technique and understanding of operating in a cleanroom environment.
7. Prepare sterile glassware for use in the sterile compounding process.
8. Perform the required cleaning and maintenance of the cleanroom.
9. Prepare and organize samples for analytical testing.
Certified Pharmacy Technician . EXCPT through NHA. (90 days from date of hire to be certified. You will be reimbursed).
Must eligible for State Board Certification; High School Diploma or GED and a clean record.
Hospital or Lab Experience (QA Lab/Chemistry Lab)
Bachelor of Science Degree (New graduates welcome)
1 Year Pharmacy experience
1 Year Compounding Experience