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Sterile Compounding Technician

Company: ImprimisRx
Location: Ledgewood
Posted on: August 3, 2022

Job Description:

Job Description About ImprimisRx ImprimisRx, a wholly owned company of Harrow Health, Inc. We are working hard to be the most trusted company in pharmaceutical compounding. To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright, and driven people. If you would like to help us build a quality culture organization trusted by healthcare professionals from across the US, this is your chance to join us at our Ledgewood, New Jersey manufacturing facility. Job Summary ImprimisRx---s Sterile Compounding Pharmacy Technicians assist in the overall pharmacy operations under the guidance of the Pharmacists-In-Charge. This position will work with a team of dedicated staff who compound and dispense prescribed medications in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations. Position Type and Expected Hours of Work This is a full-time position in a compounding pharmacy with regular operations occurring between M-F between the hours of 2:00-10:30 pm. Working hours may vary anywhere from several hours before opening to several hours after closing. Additionally, weekend hours may be needed depending upon workload demands. Rotating shifts as well as holiday and work during inclement weather may be required. This position requires completion of on-the-job training for a 3-4 month period. Training Shift: 8:00AM - 4:30PM 2nd Shift: 2:00PM - 10:30PM Responsibilities --- Perform mathematical calculations to determine appropriate drug measurements in order to compound ordered medications --- Assist with the dispensing of prescriptions --- Conduct routine medication inventories including monitoring for drug expirations dates and assist with inventory control of medications --- Assist in ordering supplies and medications --- Maintain any necessary QA logs, including but not limited to, cleaning, temperature, waste and expired and destroyed medications --- Comply with the pharmacy incident reporting policy --- Assist in compounding sterile preparations and dispensing prescription medication in compliance with state and federal laws, as well as the pharmacy---s standard operation procedures --- Must have the ability to lift/push/pull greater than 50 pounds. --- Check all orders received in the system and ensure orders are processed timely and accurately --- Adhere to all safety procedures and guidelines for preparation of sterile compounds --- Understand the Pharmaceutical Industry---s code of Practice --- Comply with all state-specific legislations and regulatory requirements --- Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications and attending all pharmacy-mandated training --- Clean and maintain equipment and work areas --- Establish and maintain strong, positive, productive relationships with technicians, purchasing agents and/or allied health staff --- Excellent organization and time-management skills required. Must be able to manage heavy workload and aggressive timelines in a timely manner, prioritize and work under pressure --- Assist in collecting information of Quality related events and organize for quarterly meetings --- Prepares reports by collecting, analyzing and summarizing information and trends including failed processes, quality studies, recalls, corrective actions, and re-validations. --- Assist QA personnel in reviewing current policies and improvise plans to improve upon the existing quality standard. --- Perform duties in accordance with established company procedures and policies --- Other duties and responsibilities as assigned Qualifications --- High School Diploma or equivalent work and education in a related field, required --- 2 years of experience working as a sterile Compounding Pharmacy Technician --- Pharmacy Technician License --- Working knowledge of all applicable State and Federal laws and regulations regarding pharmaceuticals --- Ability to handle sensitive information with a high degree of confidentiality --- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment while demonstrating excellent time management and organization skills --- Proficient in the use of standard Microsoft Office software products, including Excel, Outlook, Word --- Strong organizational skills with the proven ability to prioritize --- Internal applicants must be in their current position 1 year before they are eligible Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodation can be made to enable people with disabilities to perform the described essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear. The ability to see distinctions in colors and shapes is also required. This position is moderately active and requires standing and walking for the duration of the shift. There is a high frequency of reaching over your head and bending down throughout the duration of each shift. Work Environment While performing the responsibilities of the job, these work environment characteristics are representative of the environment the job holder will encounter. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable people with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job. This job operates in a health care setting. This position requires frequent standing and walking to storage shelves and filling counters to fill prescriptions. While performing the duties of this role, the employee will be exposed to light, noise. AAP/EEO Statement ImprimisRx believes in creating long-term relationships by being responsive and relevant and by consistently delivering value to our community of customers. Specifically with our employees, we focus on attracting, developing and retaining the best talent for our business, challenging our people, demonstrating a ---can-do--- attitude and fostering a collaborative and mutually supportive environment. Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. ImprimisRx is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment. In addition, employees in certain positions are subject to random drug testing.

Keywords: ImprimisRx, Newark , Sterile Compounding Technician, Professions , Ledgewood, New Jersey

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