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RWJBarnabas Health Pharmacy Technician-PD in Jersey CIty, New Jersey

Pharmacy Technician-PDReq #:0000061106


Status:Per Diem


Facility:Jersey City Medical Center


Pharmacy, 355 Grand Street, Jersey CIty, NJ 07302


Under the direct supervision of the Director of Pharmacy or the Registered Pharmacist and according to standing procedures dispense, prepare, and distribute medications and I.V.s for all patient age groups per hospital policies and procedures, and perform other related duties.

We are currently recruiting for an experienced, service oriented pharmacy technician with high attention to detail to join our team.

Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Inventory oversight in all perioperative and anesthesia areas including off-site areas

Refill, maintain and adjust inventory in automated dispensing cabinets

Perform daily charge capture audits and report findings to management

Assure medication security and integrity in all areas, both in and out of the pharmacy

Medication expiration date control

Prepare, dispense, and distribute medication orders and IVs per prescribers orders

Maintain logs and reports on dispensing activities on daily basis

Make rounds to deliver medications to and from medication rooms and patient care areas including off-site areas

Retrieve unused medications from care areas, return to pharmacy and restock as appropriate

Order and restock medication shelves as required

Answers telephone calls, and relay any messages as needed

Clean and maintain medication and IV work area (IV hoods, medication shelves, crash cart areas, store room, etc) and department in neat and orderly manner

The above statement reflects the general duties considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the jobs as identified, and shall not be considered a detailed listing of all work requirements that may be inherent in the job.

The candidate we seek is immaculately punctual, reliable and must be able to perform tasks in a quick, accurate and organized manner while prioritizing multiple responsibilities in a very busy high volume environment. The ability to work with automation, analyze reports and perform thorough documentation is critical to this role


Pharmacy Technician State of New Jersey pharmacy Technician registration.

Current Pharmacy Technician Certification (CPhT) (if not certified, must become certified within 6 months of hire)

Two years experience with dispensing automation in an institutional environment highly preferred.

We are committed to High Reliability and consistent demonstration of our Safety Together behaviors and tools:

S - Speak up for Safety

A - Accurately communicate

F - Focus on the task

E - Exercise and accept a questioning attitude

T - Thoughtfully interact

Y - You and Me Together

RWJBarnabas Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer