• Research Pharmacy Technician II

    Location US-MA-Boston
    Job Posted Date 3 months ago(7/2/2019 12:45 PM)
    Job ID
    full time
  • Overview

    As a key player in our clinical research enterprise, Research Pharmacy is responsible for pharmaceutical management of investigational drugs for oncology trials. Our mission is to provide the highest quality pharmaceutical cares to our research patients. Motivated candidates are encouraged to apply to work in this fast pace working environment with a rapidly growing oncology trial portfolio at Dana-Farber.


    Located at Boston Longwood area, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is an industry leader in delivering premium cancer care to our patients. We strive for excellence through services, discoveries, and education. Dana-Farber is the founding institute for Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center (DF/HCC), the largest NCI-designated comprehensive cancer center that integrates collaborative efforts among five academic medical institutions/hospitals and two Harvard schools. More than 1,100 cancer researchers in DF/HCC collaborates closely in innovative clinical, translational, basic, and population-based research programs to bring cutting-edge treatments to our patients.



    Responsible for providing technical support under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist. The Level II Research Pharmacy Technician’s duties include:

    1. Receiving investigational products into inventory
    2. Preparation of investigational products for dispensing, including sterile compounding
    3. Inventory tracking and maintenance including drug expiration updates
    4. Tracking and processing drug returns and replacements
    5. Utilizing various equipment and technology available in pharmacy
    6. Managing and maintaining study documentations and investigational product accountability
    7. Assisting in various quality control tasks to ensure compliance to institutional, state and federal regulatory policies
    8. Participating in the training and orientation of new technicians and pharmacy students
    9. Other duties as assigned


    1. High school graduate or currently enrolled of accredited entry-level degree program for pharmacy or related field
    2. Massachusetts Board of Pharmacy Registration as Pharmacy Technician
    3. National Pharmacy Technician Certification required 
    4. At least two years of pharmacy technician experience, with at least one year of experience in an inpatient pharmacy or oncology compounding pharmacy.
    5. Previous experience with sterile compounding is required.

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is an equal opportunity employer and affirms the right of every qualified applicant to receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability, age, ancestry, military service, protected veteran status, or other groups as protected by law.




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