Providence Health & Services Pharmacy Technician, Oral Dose in Tukwila, Washington


Providence is calling a Pharmacy Technician (Long Term Care, Day Shift, Full-time) to Providence Infusion and Pharmacy Services in Tukwila, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

Position Details: This is a full-time position with benefits (40 hours/week, 1.0FTE). Variable shift (Typically starting at 10:30am to 7pm, weekdays OR 9am to 5:30pm weekends. Possibly adjusting schedule based on needs of the department. Rotating Weekends.). This position is not in a hospital setting.

In this position you will:

  • Assist licensed pharmacists to formulate, label and dispense medications and other health care products in accordance with regulatory requirements.

  • Collect & verify patient medication histories.

  • Perform routine pharmacy work that may include inventory, sterilization and maintaining patient records.

  • Calculate drug volumes to deliver correct dosages.

  • Prepare competed pharmaceuticals for delivery by mail or courier service.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School diploma or General Equivalency Degree (GED) equivalent

  • Completion of approved pharmacy technician training program

  • Current Pharmacy Technician certification in Washington State

  • Current national Pharmacy Technician certification (or must obtain within 3 months of hire)

  • Retail and/or long-term care pharmacy experience

  • Proficient using Microsoft Office products including Word and Excel

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Experience with QS/1 pharmacy software and Pyxis machines

  • Order entry experience

About the ministry you will serve.

Providence Infusion and Pharmacy Services in Tukwila and Spokane, Washington provides pharmaceutical services to patients in communities throughout Washington, Alaska, Idaho and Montana. Patient safety, patient satisfaction, and clinical outcomes are our priorities. Our services include nutrition and pharmacological therapies to patients in their homes or in our Ambulatory Suites, disease management and related specialized infusion therapies, and clinical nurse, pharmacist, and nutrition consulting and support services.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, 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-Tukwila

Req ID: 168103