Nov 19, 2021

Pharmacy Technician - Inpatient

  • Providence
  • Issaquah, WA, USA
Full-time Pharmacy

Job Description


Swedish Medical Center is looking for an Inpatient Pharmacy Technician (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to work in Pharmacy Department at Swedish Issaquah in Issaquah, WA.

This position is responsible for supporting the practice of pharmacy, performing delegated tasks, and performing drug distribution, compounding, record keeping, and clerical activities under the supervision of a registered pharmacist.

In this position you will:

  • Interprets, assembles and labels prescriptions accurately and in a timely manner
  • Understands the requirements for handling, distribution, inventory control and security of controlled substances and follows procedures
  • Demonstrates proper infection control, hood cleaning, sterile technique, calculations and basic workflow of IV room
  • Uses prepackaging equipment labels and records correctly
  • Demonstrates proper technique in cleaning of the vertical flow hood and in preparations, labeling and disposal of chemotherapy


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Completion of an approved pharmacy technician training program
  • Current license to practice as a pharmacy technician in the State of Washington

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Six (6) months hospital pharmacy experience

About the Issaquah Campus.

With advances in technology, an environmentally friendly design and new hospital infrastructure, the campus is designed to be different. The new campus provides a broad range of inpatient and outpatient medical services including oncology, cardiac care, obstetrics, pediatric specialty care, emergency services, primary care and a host of other medical and surgical services and specialists.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

Our Mission

Our Mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

Our Vision is Health for a Better World.

About Us

Swedish is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); emergency rooms and specialty center in Redmond (East King County) and the Mill Creek area in Everett; and Swedish Medical Group, a network of more than 128 primary care and specialty care locations throughout the greater Puget Sound area. Swedish employs nearly 13,000 caregivers (all employees), including nearly 1,400 providers. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we're committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Pharmacy Technician

Location: Washington-Issaquah

Work Locations: Issaquah Main Bldg (WA171) 751 Ne Blakely Dr Issaquah, 98029

Req ID: 311096