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University of Miami Pharmacy Tech, PD, UHealth Campus in Miami, Florida

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Transforming Lives

The University of Miami is among the top research universities and academic medical centers in the nation, and one of the largest private employers in South Florida.

With more than 16,000 faculty and staff, the University strives for excellence, and is driven by a powerful mission to transform and impact the lives of its students, patients, members of the community, and people across the globe.

The University is committed to fostering a culture of belonging, where everyone feels valued and has the opportunity to add value. Through values of Diversity, Integrity, Responsibility, Excellence, Compassion, Creativity, and Teamwork (DIRECCT) the U community works together to create an environment driven by purpose, excellence, community, and service.

The University of Miami has an exciting opportunity for a Per-diem Pharmacy Technician.

Under the direct supervision of the pharmacist the pharmacy technician assists the pharmacist in compounding, dispensing, maintaining appropriate patient records and charges, managing clerical duties, and distributing pharmaceutical supplies upon receiving prescriptions or requisitions. Technicians must function in strict accordance with standard, written procedures and guidelines with deviation approved by the supervising pharmacist.

The Pharmacy Technician works under the supervision of the Pharmacist,

  • Dispensing, maintaining appropriate patient records

  • Charging and managing clerical duties,

  • Distributing pharmaceutical supplies upon receiving prescriptions.

  • IV & Chemo Room Technician

  • Assists pharmacists in the aseptic preparation and proper labeling of total parenteral nutrition solutions, injectable chemotherapy, antibiotics, and other medications for parenteral therapy.

  • Wears protective equipment (gloves, gowns, masks, goggles, and foot coverings), appropriate to the task being performed whenever hazardous chemicals and medications are being handled/prepared.

  • Receives and stocks incoming supplies, verifies and maintains in-stock quantities, and informs supervisors of medication shortages and needs.

  • Accurately follows the IV room clean garbing and attire guideline posted in the anteroom.

  • Primes the appropriate number of IV bags in preparation for the next workday.

  • Pyxis Technician

  • Accurately and efficiently delivers floor stock and individual patient medications to and from clinics and inpatient units.

  • Insures automated pyxis machines are accurately refilled and appropriate stock is maintained.


  • State of Florida Pharmacy Technician License

  • One year of experience as a Pharmacy Technician including preparation of aseptic solutions and inpatient and outpatient drug distribution systems preferred.

  • Certification is preferred.

The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.

UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.

Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.

The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here ( for additional information.

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A vibrant and diverse academic and healthcare community, the University of Miami and the University of Miami Health System have rapidly progressed to become one of the nation’s top research universities and academic medical centers in the nation.

A private research university with more than 17,000 students from around the world, the University of Miami is focused on creating a future that cuts across geographic, cultural, and intellectual borders.

The University comprises 11 schools and colleges serving undergraduate and graduate students in more than 180 majors and programs. The University ranks No. 57 on U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 Best Colleges list and ranked No. 49 in the 2020 Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Rankings.

Established in 1925 during the region's famous real estate boom, today the University is a major research university engaged in nearly $346 million in research and sponsored program expenditures annually. While the majority of this work is housed at the Miller School of Medicine, investigators conduct hundreds of studies in other areas, including marine science, engineering, education, and psychology.

Bascom Palmer Eye Institute is ranked the #1 eye hospital in the USA and offers some of the nation's premiere eye doctors to treat every eye condition for adults. Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer, part of the Miller School of Medicine, received the prestigious National Cancer Institute designation in 2019.