Providence Health & Services Pharmacy Technician in Olympia, Washington


Providence is calling a Pharmacy Technician to Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA.

This is a 1.0 FTE, variable shift position.

The Pharmacy Technician supports Pharmacy services under the direction of a licensed Pharmacist.

In this position you will:

  • Assist licensed pharmacists to formulate, label and dispense medications and other health care products in accordance with regulatory requirements

  • Fills and dispenses 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 GED equivalent

  • Successful completion of a Pharmacy Technician Level A training program certified by the Washington State Board of Pharmacy or equivalent experience.

  • Minimum of 3 months of practical experience in a hospital pharmacy under the direct supervision of Pharmacist

  • Active registration and license from Washington State Board of Pharmacy and current Pharmacy Technician National Certification

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • One to two years previous hospital pharmacy experience

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation and have recently achieved the coveted Magnet®" recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center®. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.

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

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. 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: Full-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Pharmacy Technician

Location: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 135131