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Pharmacy Technician-Casual (9456)

Children's Hospital & Medical Center - Omaha Omaha, NE

Job Description

When you work at Children’s, you’re part of a treasured place of healing in the Omaha community—and beyond. Join our team of highly engaged, caring professionals who believe deeply in the organization’s mission—to improve the life of every child. We support equity, diversity and inclusion, and as you apply your skills and expertise to helping children, you too will have opportunities to grow your career. In 2021, we’ll open the new Hubbard Center for Children, tripling our capacity to serve children.

When children are your everything, anything can be…

Children's is searching for a Pharmacy Technician, Pharmacy to perform duties under the direct supervision of a staff pharmacist and/or Pharmacy Administrative Team and within the scope of practice as defined by the State of Nebraska.  Duties may include: accurate and timely medication purchasing, preparation, labeling and delivery; maintenance of appropriate and accurate stock supplies and medication inventory levels in designated areas, assistance in Administrative support and contributes to maintaining a cooperative work environment.

Essential Functions/Competencies

% of Time



  1. Responsible for accurately preparing, labeling, and delivering medications in a timely manner.


  1. Appropriately manages technology in the day-to-day preparation, labeling and delivery of pharmaceutical care.
    1. EPIC system
    2. Pyxis system
    3. DoseEdge system (preparation software and scanners)
    4. EM2400 Baxter Compounder
    5. MILT medication labeling system
    6. Electronic variance reporting system
    7. Retrieval of Policy and Procedures from the Intranet
    8.  Electronic drug information resources


  1. Compounds topical, oral, intravenous admixtures and antineoplastic drug therapies following established pharmaceutical production standards of practice as developed by the department and consistent with national standards in a consistent, accurate and timely manner.


  1. Addresses customer service issues in a timely manner, including answering phones, directing calls, greeting visitors, and responding to questions in the Pharmacy.


  1. Responsible for maintaining established stock levels of medications within the pharmacy as well as other patient care areas.


Regular attendance at work is an essential function of the job.


Perform physical requirements as described in the Physical Requirements section



  1. Performs other duties as assigned



  • Mathematical skills necessary for algebraic conversions, addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.
  • Verbal and written communication skills sufficient/necessary to receive and deliver information accurately among pharmacy staff and others.
  • Previous experience in health care area or unit dose medication preparation helpful but not required.
  • Good typing keyboard/computer skills.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent required.
  • Experience working a hospital pharmacy setting preferred


  • Current and valid registration with the State of Nebraska is required.
  • Pharmacy Technician certification from a recognized national or local certification board required within one year of registration.


  • Successful completion of security check in compliance with requirements set by the State of Nebraska required.



Job Details

Date Posted June 29, 2020
Requisition 1170-2202
Address 8200 Dodge Street
Located In Omaha, NE
Work At Hospital
Department Pharmacy
Job Type Casual / Contingent Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, Based on Experience
Shift Custom
Start Date Immediately
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 29-2052.00 Pharmacy Technicians
Zipcode 68114

This job requires the following skills

  • Business - Math
  • Computer Usage
  • Excellent Communications
  • Excellent Logic and Reasoning
  • Excellent Team Member
  • Problem Resolution
  • Strong Time Management
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Typing
  • Pharmacy

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