Job Vacancy:

Senior Pharmacist, Sterile Manufacturing Unit Manager

Position: Permanent Full Time
Job Code: 17361
Employer: Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Closing application date: 17/11/2019

Job Description

The Pharmacy department at Peter Mac provides a comprehensive patient-focused service, incorporating all facets of innovative clinical pharmacy practice. Specialised areas include drug information, clinical trials, palliative care, quality use of medicines and clinical education. The department has an ongoing commitment to practice-based research and offers opportunities for involvement to all staff.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, experienced and motivated Senior Pharmacist to join our expanding team and lead our Cytosuite (Sterile Manufacturing Unit).

In this role, you will have the opportunity to work within a purpose built compounding facility that contains separate cytotoxic and biohazard cleanrooms, and lead a large team dedicated to ensuring accurate, safe and timely production of anticancer admixtures for patients of the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre precinct.

Selection Criteria:

You must be registered, or be eligible for registration, with AHPRA. Experience in managing staff and daily scheduling of work in a sterile manufacturing unit, and working knowledge and implementation experience of Good Manufacturing Practice procedures are highly desirable.

Applications must be lodged electronically via the Peter Mac website at by the closing date and address the following:

  • Give an outline of your previous experience in providing sterile compounding services.
  • Summarise your post-graduate qualifications and any training related to compounding or cleanroom practices
  • Provide an outline of your involvement in research, quality improvement, educational activities with students, interns, residents, pharmacy colleagues or medical and nursing groups and
  • Provide an outline of your involvement in your organisation’s quality, safety or leadership committees, as well as any involvement you have had across professional associations, conference committees or other relevant professional activities.

How to Apply

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Further Information: Senthil Lingaratnam 03 8559 5205