Pharmacy Technician Certified PT 32 hr/wk Float Paris TN Job:
Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare

Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare
Paris Tennessee


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This position assists the pharmacist in providing accurate and prompt drug therapy for patients.  This involved primarily preparing chemotherapeutic intravenous admixtures.  Work is performed under the general direction of the Director of Pharmacy Operations.


Associates degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or two to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Must be a Certified Pharmacy Technician by PTCB.




Must have excellent organization and follow-up skills; excellent verbal and written communication skills; excellent problem-solving skills; ability to organize and prioritize work assignments; ability to handle multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment; ability to analyze situations and respond in a timely manner; ability to participate in

multi-functional teams; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships

within The West Clinic. Must be proficient in computer applications including word processing and e-mail.  Additional hours may be required.

Key Job Responsibilities


  • Prepares chemotherapy and other IV’s for patient use.


  • Pre-packs some drugs for immediate availability.


  • Restocks Lynx.


  • Assists pharmacist in managing inventory.


  • Orders IV fluids and supplies.


  • Files and records pharmacy data.


  • Cleans and maintains pharmacy and equipment.


  • Monitors crash carts and expiration dates.


  • Enters drug orders as needed.


  • Interfaces with Chemo Nurses to verify orders or request changes and Warehouse Manager to receive/order supplies. Also interfaces with Product Sales/Drug Representatives for product/drug information and availability of drugs.


  • Respects the dignity and confidentiality of patients.


  • Maintains a good attendance record and report on time for work.


  • Maintains a professional attitude and appearance.


  • Complies with clinic safety policy and procedures.

    Possesses good communication skills that lend to a team oriented work environment.

  • Attends staff meetings as scheduled.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Physical Requirements


  • Typical clinical environment with moderate noise level.


  • Ability to stand, walk, sit and use hand/wrist, climb or balance, talk, hear, see for extended periods of time.


  • Ability to work with fumes or airborne particles, risk of electric shock and toxic or caustic chemicals.


  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, percentages, area, circumferences and volume.Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.


  • Ability to apply common sense and understanding to carry out detailed written or oral instructions.Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in routine situations.


  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.


  • Some travel may be required.

Basic Qualifications