Pharmacy Technician

    • New York, NY

Company Overview

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.
For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Description

Are you passionate about playing a meaningful role in the fight to conquer cancer? Does the opportunity to work alongside clinicians who are internally and externally recognized as leaders in multiple fields interest you?


The mission of the Division of Pharmacy Services parallels the ultimate purpose of the health center: "Leadership in the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and cure of cancer and associated diseases through quality, vision, and cost-effectiveness in patient care, outreach programs, research, and education." As a support service of the hospital, our primary existence and function are based on a multidisciplinary team approach to patient care in all phases of development (geriatric, adult, and pediatric), with dedication and concern.

The professional staff, as well as the technical/support staff, performs with the highest regard for the patients they serve by continually considering cost-containment once therapeutic efficiency and safety are established.


The Pharmacy Department at MSK utilizes a multidisciplinary approach to patient care, where the emphasis is on therapeutic efficacy and safety. We deliver comprehensive, clinical, and dispensing services in both inpatient and ambulatory care settings through a decentralized satellite pharmacy services model.


We are currently seeking a Pharmacy Technician for our Main Campus location.

You are:

  • Able to handle and manage crises effectively.
  • Known to deliver messages in a clear, compelling, and concise manner.
  • Able to follow through on commitments and act with a clear sense of ownership.
  • Inventive and make sound decisions, even in the absence of complete information.

You will:

  • Import EDI-810 (invoices) data daily into pharmacy inventory system.
  • Be responsible for the electronic and physical receipt and verification of daily deliveries from various vendors into Pharmacy.
  • Work in collaboration with Pharmacy buyers, Materials Management Staff and Vendors to resolve any potential shipment discrepancies or issues.
  • Perform Scan Code Capture of all medications received for MSK’s bedside barcoding system (KBMA)
  • Complete annual proficiency assessments.
  • Maintain pharmacy files and records.
  • Show strength with appropriate pharmacy equipment, systems, and technology.
  • Implement State and Federal regulations and Pharmacy Policies and Procedures.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

You have:

  • HS Diploma/GED with 2+ years of clinic/hospital experience preferred.
  • PTCB or NHA Technician Certification (CPhT) required.
  • Omnicell experience is helpful.


  • Monday - Friday, 8am - 4pm



MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.  


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