Pharmacy Technician - Per Diem
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Chicago, IL 60616
Pharmacy Technician – Per Diem
Department*Mercy Hospital & Medical Ctr*
Worker Category*Per Diem*
PHARMACY TECHNICIAN – PER DIEM
Mercy Hospital and Medical Center
Hours: This position is scheduled to work on an as needed basis as business needs arise.
As a per diem, nonexempt Pharmacy Technician with Comprehensive Pharmacy Services (CPS) at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, you’ll assist in various pharmacy activities, under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist, and other duties not requiring the review of a pharmacist. The majority of tasks and responsibilities are related to preparing, dispensing, and distributing medications. Other duties include maintaining patient records, and setting up, packaging, and labeling of medication doses and billing. You will perform job duties under minimal supervision within pharmacy standards, written procedures and guidelines, and state regulatory requirements. You will be responsible for the accurate completion of daily activities and the follow through of tasks to ensure completion.
- High School Diploma or GED
- Illinois Pharmacy Technician license in good standing and National PTCB certification required
- One year of recent experience in a hospital or retail pharmacy
- Proficient computer skills including experience using Microsoft Office
- Effective communications skills, both verbal and written
About the Facility: Located in downtown Chicago near public transportation and freeways, Mercy is known for a number of distinguished programs including cardiology, labor and delivery, urology, and diabetes. Comprehensive Pharmacy Services (CPS) has partnered with the hospital to manage the day to day operations of this pharmacy. This position is an employee of CPS.
About the Pharmacy: The Mercy inpatient pharmacy is open 24/7 and is a stand-alone pharmacy with a hybrid centralized/decentralized staffing model and is supported by centralized and decentralized automation products.
Benefits: All Per Diem employees are eligible to participate in our 401(k) program with an employer match as well as the EAP (Employee Assistance Program).
About CPS: Founded nearly 50 years ago and employing over 2,500 clinical, regulatory, and operational pharmacy professionals, Comprehensive Pharmacy Services, LLC is one of the nation’s largest providers of pharmacy services to more than 800 hospitals and healthcare facilities nationwide. CPS helps clients tackle a variety of complex issues, such as operational efficiency, rising drug costs, regulatory & compliance, 340B, and specialty pharmacy strategy. CPS helps healthcare leaders drive best in class pharmacy operations through skill, expertise and proprietary technologies. For more information, visit .
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.
EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability