Compounding Pharmacy Technician


About the role:
Permanent full-time opportunity at our pharmacy in the Epworth Hospital Richmond. You will be working as part of a dynamic team with enthusiastic pharmacists and technicians who will be sharing their expertise with you via a pre-programmed compounding training course.

This will be the perfect opportunity for someone looking to broaden their knowledge and upskill in a specialised area within pharmacy. Your contracted hours will be Monday - Friday with an opportunity to pick up additional on-call shifts once fully trained.

About the site:
Richmond compounding compounds both sterile and non-sterile medications. This includes chemotherapy and clinical trials for hospital patients, eye drops, infusors and specialty IVF medications such as capsules and pessaries.
  
Key responsibilities:
  • Ensuring smooth and cost effective delivery of all compounded products to the various customers serviced by Richmond compounding
  • Ensuring an appropriate turnaround time for compounded products
  • Collaboratively conducting appropriate routine validation and microbial monitoring
  • Actively participating in validations and continued education in compounding techniques
  • Following and implementing good Suite hygiene procedures and promote good hygiene practices
  • Ensuring compliance with storage conditions for materials, products and waste
  • Order entry, dispensing and charging of compounded products for external clients
  • Adhering to Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) policies and procedures at all times
  • Being attentive to the operational and customer service requirements of the business
About Slade Pharmacy:
Established over 50 years ago, Slade Pharmacy is a progressive and well-respected leader in the pharmacy industry. We integrate hospital, community and compounding pharmacy services to the oncology sector and private hospitals across New South Wales, Victoria and Queensland.

Part of something bigger:
We are part of Icon Group, Australia’s largest and fastest growing integrated cancer care provider with an emerging presence in New Zealand, Singapore and China. Therefore, we follow and live by the same values of Innovate, Connect, On-Purpose, Energy and Nurture.

Benefits:
  • Valued rewards program and staff benefits
  • Informative training and induction provided 
  • Professional development program 
  • Access to paid parental leave
  • Employee Assistance Program
Why choose us?
We are a purpose-led organisation and are committed to changing the dial on healthcare outcomes across Asia Pacific and beyond. Icon's future success depends on the quality and commitment of our team, so we are devoted to empowering our people to thrive in their career through personal and professional growth and development. If you are looking for a rewarding role and to making a difference in the lives of patients, this is the opportunity for you! 

About you:
We are seeking a dedicated individual who has a willingness to learn and the ability to work collaboratively. With previous experience working in either an Australian based hospital or community pharmacy, you will have developed high attention to detail and strong communication skills. You will also have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment and prioritise your workload. 

Compounding experience is not mandatory, in-house training is provided. 

How to apply?
Please directly apply to the advertisement and attach your resume and cover letter to your application.

Icon Group celebrates diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive workplace for all employees. We encourage applications from all diverse backgrounds.

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