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Cleanroom Technician

Req # JR - 022330 Location Mississauga, Ontario, Canada Job Category Clinical Date posted 06/10/2020

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Summary

The incumbent will be responsible for picking and preparing CIVA batch components for the cleanroom(s).  Perform aseptic compounding activities (I.E. antibiotics, chemotherapy, Total Parental Nutrition (TPN), narcotics) within the cleanroom while performing environmental monitoring.  Label and package CIVA finished products for dispatch and perform other duties as required. 

Essential Duties

  • Perform compounding activities while ensuring full compliance with CIVA SOP’s, including daily environmental monitoring, and maintain excellent aseptic practices/behaviours within the cleanroom environment.
  • Pick and prepare batch components for CIVA cleanroom(s).  Label and pack CIVA finished products for dispatch and perform other duties as required.

Qualifications

Education Level

Required:

  •  Post-secondary diploma or degree in Science or relevant field

Preferred:

  • Pursuing registration as a Pharmacy Technician (RPhT) with the Ontario College of Pharmacists (OCP)
  • Successful completion of the PEBC evaluation exam or graduation from a CCAPP Accredited Pharmacy Technician Education Program

Major Subjects / Specialties

Required:

  • Aseptic technique knowledge

Preferred:

  • In depth familiarity of antibiotics, TPN, narcotics and chemotherapy compounding principles
  • Understanding of cleanroom requirements, behaviours and activities
  • Biological Safety Cabinet (BSC) and Laminar Flow (LAF) cabinet knowledge
  • Microbiology knowledge
  • GMP knowledge
  • Solid background in USP

Type of Experience

Required:

  •  Pharmacy experience

Preferred:

  • Hospital and/or retail pharmacy experience
  • Pharmaceutical manufacturing or related industry experience
  • Cleanroom experience

Years of Experience

Required:

  •  1 – 2 years

Preferred:

  •  2 + years

Additional Skills / Special Training / Technical Skills

Required:

  • Demonstrates strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Must demonstrate exceptional decision making abilities
  • Excellent organizational skills 
  • Must be able to work all shifts (mornings, evenings, weekends, and holidays)
  • Strong attention to detail and work ethic
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Excellent teamwork and collaboration skills
  • Able to lift approximately 30 lbs. regularly throughout the day
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Able to stand for extended periods throughout the day
  • Strong computer skills
  • Must be able to follow and retain detailed standard operating procedures (SOP)
  • Excellent attendance and punctuality history
  • Must be able to show drive and a sense of urgency to achieving production deadlines

Reasonable Accommodations

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