Pharmacy Automation Tech
Sign-on bonus up to $3,000 for a new employee to EvergreenHealth
The Pharmacy Automation Technician will assist and work closely with the automated dispensing cabinet (ADC) administrator to troubleshoot, maintain, and optimize ADC use in the organization.
1. Functions as the ADC point person for troubleshooting of hardware and software issues; escalates issues as needed to ADC administrator and pharmacy leaders; Communicates with pharmacy staff regarding ADC issues.
2. Works with ADC administrator to optimize pharmacy ADC workflow; assists ADC administrator with managing inventory, including shortage notification, restocking, invoice discrepancies, and par levels.
3. Takes necessary corrective action to resolve ADC problems; triages and submits helpdesk tickets for IT-related ADC issues; arranges for hardware repair of ADCs; assists service technician from the ADC company with maintenance and repair issues.
4. Performs medication stocking, troubleshooting, and accountability for off-site ADC locations, such as Redmond ED.
5. Audits ADC transactions and reviews discrepancy reports and responds to discrepancies; sends out informational messages to pharmacy staff and nurse leaders as requested.
6. Serves as an ADC trainer and resource for pharmacy staff members and other ADC end users; creates training materials as requested.
7. Works with pharmacy technician scheduler to arrange vacation coverage for automation support.
8. Provides backup support for on-line technician shifts or spikes in workflow, as needed.
9. Performs other duties as assigned.
REQUIRED for the position:
- Currently licensed as a Pharmacy Technician with the State of Washington
- Familiarity with pharmacy automation
- Hospital pharmacy experience
- Current Washington State Driver’s license and proof of insurability
DESIRED for the position:
- Experience providing training and education
EvergreenHealth offers a rich benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability Benefits, Employer Match Retirement Plan, Employee Discounts and Commuter Benefits including Transit Pass for Commuters.