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Providence Pharmacy Technician I - Pharmacy *0.875 FTE, Nights* in Missoula, Montana


Providence is calling a Pharmacy Technician I - (Pharmacy, Night Shift, 0.875, 7 days on and 7 days off) to St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula, Montana. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

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In this position you will:

  • Interprets, assembles, and labels prescriptions accurately and in a timely manner.

  • Understands the requirements for handling, distribution, inventory control, and security of controlled substances and follows procedures.

  • Although not responsible for compounding CSP’s (compounded sterile preparation), able to demonstrate proper infection control, hood cleaning, sterile technique, calculations and basic workflow of IV Room.

  • Uses prepackaging equipment correctly (includes labeling and record keeping).

  • Demonstrates competency in completing all assigned automated distribution duties and responsibilities.

  • Prepares and dispenses medications following approved procedures.

  • Delivers medications and other pharmacy products within required timeframe to inpatient and outpatient areas.

  • Acts on any controlled substance discrepancies appropriately.

  • Checks patient record for pertinent information before processing orders.

  • Enters charges and credits for patient medications timely and accurately.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • H.S. Diploma or GED

  • Individual technicians are required to be certified by the National Certification exam (PTCB or ExCPT) as a Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT). The technician must have current license to practice as a pharmacy technician in the state of Montana.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 6 months hospital pharmacy experience.

About the hospital you will serve.

St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula, Montana has more than 250 licensed beds and serves patients from 17 counties. We have been recognized as a Thomson Reuters Top 100 Hospital and among many other awards, have earned the Premier Award for Quality award repeatedly. Missoula is halfway between Yellowstone and Glacier National Park. It is a university city of 65,000, surrounded by big sky, scenic mountains, forests and renowned rivers.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Night

Job Category: Pharmacy Technician

Location: Montana-Missoula

Req ID: 350218