Compounding Pharmacy Technician at Rx relief®

Date Posted: 5/29/2018

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Compounding Pharmacy Technician

 

Job Description

 

Join one of the nation’s leading pharmacist placement firms! Right now, Rx relief has a great opportunity for an experienced Compounding Pharmacy Technician. Voted Best of Staffing by both clients and talent, we are a specialty staffing company providing supplemental pharmacy professionals for all pharmacy practice settings. We have an opening for a Compounding Pharmacy Technician in the Escondido, CA area. As a member of our team, you’ll enjoy a customized approach to your career needs as well as comprehensive benefits! Join our dynamic team, apply today!

Compounding Pharmacy Technician

 

Job Responsibilities

  • Review order list and create daily workload; match compounded products against outgoing orders.
  • Effectively use pharmacy computer system to create and review formula logs as well as print, labels, worksheets, and manage inventory.
  • Use proper compounding and labeling techniques emphasizing pharmaceutical elegance when making medications.
  • Prepares medications including emulsions, liquids, powders and ointments.
  • Follow proprietary formulations to compound commercially unavailable prescriptions into the appropriate dosage form
  • Maintain product inventory by reordering materials/products necessary for compounding processes.
  • Properly clean work area and equipment upon completion of daily compounding. Ensure the compounding lab and related equipment are cleaned and maintained according to policy
  • Correctly use equipment necessary for preparing compounded products.
  • Routinely checking for outdated or soon to expire chemicals, commercially available products and compounded products
  • Select proper packaging for compounded products i.e. correct bottle size, tube size, etc.
  • Understand and locate Material Safety Data Sheet “MSDS” guidelines for maintaining safety and managing safety events.
  • Locate and demonstrate general knowledge of Standard Operating Procedures “SOP’s”.
  • Use proper garbing techniques in accordance with SOP guidelines.
  • Effectively prepare and organize all compounded products for pharmacist review.
  • Thorough understanding of USP 795/800 guidelines.
  • Understanding of medical terminology and pharmacy calculations
  • Work closely with Quality Assurance Department to ensure product sterility, potency and absence of endotoxins.
  • Must have knowledge of basic principles, theories and laws, policies and procedures that pertain to compounding
  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time
  • Must be capable of wearing all protective wear as required by State Board of Pharmacy.  This includes, but not limited to; mask, gloves, gown, hair net, safety goggles etc.

Compounding Pharmacy Technician

 

Job Requirements

Do you have recent Compounding Pharmacy Technician experience? If so, this is the position for you! Apply Today!

Specific Specialty Compounding Pharmacy Technician requirements:

  • Area: Ability to work in the Escondido area
  • Licensure Requirements: Must have valid, open and active CA license and PTCB Certification Required.
  • Education: High School Diploma
  • Years of Experience: 1 year of experience in non-sterile compound setting
  • Schedule: Monday – Friday 9 a.m. – 5: 30 p. m
  • Length of Assignment: Temporary to Permanent
  • Pay: $17- $18 / hr. and Depending on Experience
  • Background/ Drug Requirements: Ability to successfully complete background check  

Compounding Pharmacy Technician

 

Benefits

At Rx relief, we are proud to offer the following benefits:

  • Health Insurance with Prescription coverage
  • Vision/Dental
  • 401(k) and deferred compensation programs
  • Cafeteria Plans
  • Free CE
  • Low-cost group health benefits for Part-Time Associates

Compounding Pharmacy Technician

 

Apply Today!