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Manager, Hospital Pharmacy Technician

Seattle Children's Hospital Seattle, WA
  • Posted: August 29, 2019
  • Full-Time

Hope. Care. Cure. These three simple words capture what we do at Seattle Children's -- to help every child live the healthiest and most fulfilling life possible. Are you ready to engage with a mission-driven organization that is life-changing to many, and touches the hearts of all? #HOPECARECURE

Our founding promise to the community is as valid today as it was over a century ago: we will care for all children in our region, regardless of the families' ability to pay. Together, we deliver superior patient care, advance new discoveries and treatments through pediatric research, and serve as the pediatric and adolescent, academic medical center for Washington, Alaska, Montana and Idaho - the largest region of any children's hospital in the country.

In 2019, U.S. News & World Report once again ranked Seattle Children's among the nation's best children's hospitals - for the 27th year in a row. We received national rankings in all 10 specialty areas evaluated by U.S. News & World Report, and are honored to be the only pediatric medical center in Washington to be ranked.

As a Magnet designated institution, and classified among America's best large employers by Forbes, we recognize the importance of hiring and developing great talent to provide best-in-class care to the patients and families we serve. Our organizational DNA takes form in our core values: Compassion, Excellence, Integrity, Collaboration, Equity and Innovation. Whether it's delivering frontline care to our patients in a kind and caring manner, practicing the highest standards of quality and safety, or being relentlessly curious as we work towards eradicating childhood diseases, these values are the fabric of our culture and community. The future starts here.
The Hospital Pharmacy Technician Manager is responsible for overseeing hospital pharmacy-based operations pertinent to management of pharmacy technicians, technician workflow, and regulatory requirements. Supports the hospital's medication use functions, through promotion of cost-effective resource utilization, establishment of efficient work processes and identification and implementation of best pediatric pharmacy practices. Provides direction and leadership to hospital pharmacy technician supervisors to achieve pharmacy department goals and vision.
- Graduation from accredited pharmacy technician training program, or equivalent training
- High school graduate or G.E.D.
- Three to five years of hospital pharmacy experience with high level of proficiency
- Three years supervisory/leadership role
- Three years practice in aseptic technique
Required Credentials:
- Licensed as a Pharmacy Technician in the State of Washington.
- Pediatric hospital pharmacy experience
- Associates or Bachelor's degree
- Specialized training in aseptic technique, chemotherapy preparation, and compounding
- Trained in EPIC electronic health record and Willow pharmacy application
- Experience and practice in a High Reliability Organization and Error Prevention Tools
- Trained and skilled in Lean Production Systems to support Continuous Process Improvement
- Record of successful cross-disciplinary process coordination
- Committee experience
- Project Management

Our community welcomes diverse experiences, backgrounds, and thoughts as this is what drives our spirit of inquiry and allows us to better connect with our increasingly diverse patients and families. Our organization recruits, employs, trains, compensates, and promotes without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.
The people who work at Seattle Children's are members of a community that seeks to respect and celebrate all the qualities that make each of us unique. Each of us is empowered to be ourselves within this community, which cultivates and promotes equity, diversity, and inclusion at all levels.
Seattle Children's is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Workplace and Affirmative Action Employer.

Working Job Title: Manager, Hospital Pharmacy Technician
Job ID / Requisition Number: 2019-32825
FTE/Hours per pay period: 1.0 FTE (80 hours per bi-weekly pay periods)
Shift: Day Shift
Street: 4800 Sand Point Way NE

Seattle Children's Hospital


Seattle, WA
98194 USA

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