Certified Pharmacy Technician

Silver Spring, Maryland
Nov 09, 2021
Dec 01, 2021
Full Time
Employment Type:

Full time


Rotating Shift


Assist pharmacists in preparing and distributing drugs to all patients and areas of the hospital, maintaining the drug inventory, charging and maintaining patient records. Advanced experience and training in the areas of controlled substances, IV admixtures, and handling and preparing cytotoxic drugs. Pharmacy technicians work only under the supervision of a registered pharmacist. They do not perform duties that can legally be performed only by a registered pharmacist. Performance demonstrates efforts to improve patient satisfaction, lower costs and improve quality.

Supports the Mission of Trinity Health and Holy Cross Hospital.

This is an opportunity to work with a dynamic team of clinical professionals at a well respected healthcare organization. At Holy Cross we value patient-care, work-life balance and a positive culture.

We offer:

• Competitive salary
• Benefits - Medical, Dental & Vision, PTO, Free Parking, Metro Access,

Tuition Reimbursement, 403(b)
• Quality of Life: Flexible work schedules
• Advancement: Career growth opportunities

Location: Holy Cross Health has two hospitals and four healthcare centers all a short driving distance from Washington DC and Baltimore, MD

Minimum Licensure/Certification Required (if applicable):

National Pharmacy Technician Certification( Pharmacy students actively enrolled in an accredited pharmacy school are exempt)

Registration with the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Board of Pharmacy

Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Pass math/pharmaceutical calculation test. Nationally certified pharmacy technician. Successful completion of foreign pharmacy graduate examination will be considered equivalent.
  • Preferred: one year of IV admixture and chemotherapy experience.
  • Able to communicate effectively, speak, write and comprehend English.
  • Able to work cooperatively with hospital and pharmacy staff in order to meet objectives.
  • Must be able to handle frequent interruptions and changes in workload and work schedule.

Holy Cross Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer.Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to Minority/Females/Disabled/Veteran (M/F/D/V) status.


Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 22 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.