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Providence Senior Pharmacy Technician - Research Medical in Portland, Oregon


Senior Pharmacy Technician - Research Medical at Providence Office Park Portland Bldg 1. This posting represents a 1.0 FTE, day shift opening.

$5,000 hiring bonus for eligible external hires that meet required qualifications and conditions for payment.

This includes management of the inventory of all Investigational Product (IP) for the Investigational Drug Services pharmacy and maintenance of an efficient system for ordering, receiving and reconciling all IP. This technician is responsible for leading routine regulatory audits required to manage IP for clinical trials. Provides operational support of all functions of service provided by the IDS pharmacy, including, but not limited to: shipping/receiving of investigational product, preparation and dispensing of oral and intravenous medications, management of patient information and maintenance of all aspects of documentation necessary for investigational drug services. This technician is responsible for accurate preparation of all hazardous and non-hazardous IP for each trial, as per the requirements of individual protocols. Provides training and oversight to pharmacy technicians preparing IP.

Providence caregivers are not simply valued – they’re invaluable. Join our team at Providence Oregon Regional Shared Services and thrive in our culture of patient-focused, whole-person care built on understanding, commitment, and mutual respect. Your voice matters here, because we know that to inspire and retain the best people, we must empower them.

Required Qualifications:

  • Coursework/Training: CITI training for Human Subjects Research (including bi-annual updates). This training is required prior to working on each study and exact requirements determined by study sponsor.

  • Oregon Certified Oregon Pharmacy Technician upon hire. Or

  • Oregon Pharmacy Technician License upon hire.

  • 2 years Pharmacy technician experience which includes chemotherapy admixture/preparation experience (prefer USP 800 experience).

  • Experience dealing with phone triage and difficult situations.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Coursework/Training: Courses in medical terminology, general chemistry and basic computer/software skills.

  • Coursework/Training: Graduate of pharmacy technician training program.

  • Experience with investigational drugs.

  • Experience with common software applications (Excel, Word, Access, etc.).

  • Experience with inventory, accounting or other pharmacy clerical duties.

Why Join Providence?

Our best-in-class benefits are uniquely designed to support you and your family in staying well, growing professionally, and achieving financial security. We take care of you, so you can focus on delivering our Mission of caring for everyone, especially the most vulnerable in our communities.

Accepting a new position at another facility that is part of the Providence family of organizations may change your current benefits. Changes in benefits, including paid time-off, happen for various reasons. These reasons can include changes of Legal Employer, FTE, Union, location, time-off plan policies, availability of health and welfare benefit plan offerings, and other various reasons.

About Providence

At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of “Know me, care for me, ease my way.” Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we’ll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable.

The amounts listed are the base pay range; additional compensation may be available for this role, such as shift differentials, standby/on-call, overtime, premiums, extra shift incentives, or bonus opportunities.

Check out our benefits page for more information about our Benefits and Rewards.

About the Team

Providence has been serving the Pacific Northwest since 1856 when Mother Joseph of the Sacred Heart and four other Sisters of Providence arrived in Vancouver, Washington Territory. As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence is located in areas ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland.

Our award-winning and comprehensive medical centers are known for outstanding programs in cancer, cardiology, neurosciences, orthopedics, women's services, emergency and trauma care, pediatrics and neonatal intensive care. Our not-for-profit network also provides a full spectrum of care with leading-edge diagnostics and treatment, outpatient health centers, physician groups and clinics, numerous outreach programs, and hospice and home care.

Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to the principle that every workforce member has the right to work in surroundings that are free from all forms of unlawful discrimination and harassment 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. We believe diversity makes us stronger, so we are dedicated to shaping an inclusive workforce, learning from each other, and creating equal opportunities for advancement.

Requsition ID: 247223
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Pharmacy
Job Function: Clinical Care
Job Schedule: Full time
Job Shift: Day
Career Track: Clinical Support
Department: 5016 RS RESEARCH MEDICAL
Address: OR Portland 4400 NE Halsey St
Work Location: Providence Office Park Portland Bldg 1-Portland
Pay Range: $23.35 - $36.44
The amounts listed are the base pay range; additional compensation may be available for this role, such as shift differentials, standby/on-call, overtime, premiums, extra shift incentives, or bonus opportunities.
Check out our benefits page for more information about our Benefits and Rewards.