Swedish Medical Center Pharmacy Technician - Inpatient in Edmonds, Washington


Swedish is looking for an Inpatient Pharmacy Technician (1.0 FTE, Days) at Swedish Edmonds in Edmonds, Washington.

The Pharmacy Technician assists the Pharmacist(s) in preparing and distributing medications, maintaining the drug inventory, and maintaining patient records under the supervision of a Registered Pharmacist.

In this position you will:

  • Assist licensed pharmacists to formulate, label and dispense medications and other health care products

  • Fill and dispense unit dose, IV Admixtures, and/or chemotherapeutic medications under the direction of pharmacists

  • Collect & verify patient medication histories

  • Perform routine pharmacy work that may include inventory, sterilization and maintaining patient records

  • Calculate drug volumes to deliver correct dosages


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Current Washington state Pharmacy Technician license

  • Ability to learn and operate pharmacy distribution software

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 2 years experience as a Pharmacy Technician in an Inpatient Pharmacy/acute care setting

About the Edmonds Campus.

Swedish/Edmonds (formerly Stevens Hospital) has been providing sound and thoughtful care for patients in the greater Seattle area for more than 45 years. We pride ourselves in employing only the most qualified and caring professionals. We are not simply a hospital or a workplace. We are a family. We are a community. Our mission is to improve the health and well-being of the community through local, high-quality and compassionate health care services. On Sept. 1, 2010, Stevens joined the Swedish family and became Swedish/Edmonds to create an innovative, regional health-care delivery network that provides more local services, while giving residents greater access to the latest medical treatments and the comprehensive services of the Swedish system.

The Swedish/Edmonds campus includes:

  • 217 licensed beds

  • 450 of the most qualified physicians and specialists on medical staff

  • 1,400 staff including clinical and non-clinical personnel

  • Full scope of medical and surgical services, including Level IV Trauma emergency medicine, diagnostic, treatment and support services

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details


Our Mission

Our Non-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

About Us

Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the Greater Seattle Area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 183 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Great Puget Sound area. Swedish employs more than 13,000 employees and 4,200 physicians. Whether through physician clinics, health education, research and innovation or other means of outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Pharmacy Technician

Location: Washington-Edmonds

Req ID: 179236