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Pharmacy Technician

Northwest Hospital & Medical Center Seattle, WA
  • Expired: September 06, 2019. Applications are no longer accepted.

Join our award-winning team at UW Medicine - Northwest Hospital & Medical Center. We're proud of the acclaim we've received for our excellence in patient care and safety. Among the local, regional and national recognition we've received are:
+ The Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence Award
+ The Emergency Medicine Excellence Award
+ This is the second consecutive year Northwest Hospital has achieved both the Spine Surgery Excellence Award and a ranking among the top 10 percent in the nation for spine surgery.
+ The Stroke Care Excellence Award
+ Winner of the Health Grades Distinguished Hospital Award for Patient Safety for the last three years in a row, we're also one of the safest places to get care - among the top 5% in the country.
UW Medicine includes Harborview Medical Center, UW Medical Center, Northwest Hospital & Medical Center, Valley Medical Center, UW Neighborhood Clinics, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine and Airlift Northwest.
Northwest Hospital & Medical Center is a full-service, non-profit community hospital, offering comprehensive medical, surgical and therapeutic services. With 281 beds, more than 1900 employees and a world-class medical staff, we provide innovative, technologically advanced care on a patient-friendly, easy-access campus just north of Seattle.
Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty.
As a UW Medicine - Northwest Hospital & Medical Center employee, you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs.

We're interested in learning more about you and appreciate your taking the time to apply online. UW Medicine - Northwest Hospital & Medical Center is committed to employing a diverse workforce. EOE

UW Medicine - Northwest Hospital and Medical Center is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome job applications from qualified individuals without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, marital status, physical or mental disability, or any other protected characteristic. Minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
The Pharmacy Technician performs assigned pharmacy services activities under the general supervision and control of a licensed pharmacist. Assigned responsibilities are consistent with the individual's training and experience and with the law. AH123
Education Background
+ Completion of an accredited/approved pharmacy technician training program.

Licensure, Registration, Certification
+ Licensure as a Pharmacy Technician in the State of Washington.
+ Pharmacy Technician Board Certification preferred.
+ Current Driver's License and clean driving record (If driving is required).
Work Experience
+ Hospital experience preferred.
Physical Abilities
+ Must have the manual dexterity sufficient for keyboarding and medication preparation for dispensing, including preparation of parenteral products.

Physical Demand Level: Medium
In an 8-hour workday, must be able to-
Lift / Carry
20 to 50 pounds occasionally
10 to 25 pounds frequently
up to 10 pounds constantly

As required, must be able to-
Sit, Stand, Walk, Bend, Squat, Kneel, Crawl, Climb and Reach above shoulders
Push and Pull
Perform fine motor functions
Must possess functional vision, hearing, and speech in order to communicate effectively with clients, client advocates, and staff.

ID: 2019-9750
Department: 7170 Pharmacy
FTE: 1.00
Shift: 1st, Days
New Grads?: Yes
External Company URL:
Street: 1550 N 115th St

Northwest Hospital & Medical Center


Seattle, WA
98194 USA