Skip to main content
New York Presbyterian: Where Amazing Works

Controlled Substance Pharmacist

Job ID 00754707 Location Queens Hospital
NYP Employee Search Apply Now


Queens, New York


Day Flex (United States of America)


Controlled Substance Pharmacist – Pharmacy – Full Time

Shape the Future of Pharmacy

At NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, we know that extraordinary careers in pharmacy come from the opportunity to do extraordinary work. That's why we're inviting experienced pharmacists to explore the innovative careers at New York's largest and busiest hospital. There's no better place to define your expertise, while working with a team that's defining national standards.

Utilize your vast pharmaceutical experience as you oversee the operation of controlled substance-diversion management software within the pharmacy service.  Collaborate with a team of dedicated staff who administer and manage the utilization of controlled substances in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations.  Build closer relationships between the pharmacy and our interdisciplinary clinical services as the pharmacy liaison for controlled substance management. Provide controlled substance management training for the pharmacy staff and participate in the development and implementation of policies and procedures for the safe and effective distribution of pharmacy services to patients at the NYPQ.

Preferred Criteria

  • In depth knowledge of Pyxis and Omnicell automatic dispensing cabinet technology
  • Working knowledge of the current and future electronic medical record (Allscripts, EPIC)

Required Criteria

  • 5 + years of experience that includes controlled substance ordering, diversion and inventory management required.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Pharmacy or Pharm.D. Degree
  • New York State licensure
  • Strong computer skills in database management and documentation preparation (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Microsoft Office) required.

Join a hospital where employee engagement is at an all-time high. Enjoy competitive compensation along with benefits such as tuition reimbursement, hospital retirement contributions, and financial planning assistance. Start your life-changing journey today.

  • #1 in New York, "America's Best Hospitals 2017-2018." - U.S.News & World Report
  • 2018 "Best Places to Work: Employee's Choice." - Glassdoor
  • 2018 "Employees' Choice: Top CEOs" - Glassdoor
  • 2018 “America’s Best Employers.” - Forbes
  • 2018 "150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare." - Becker's Healthcare
  • 2018 "Top-Rated Work Places: Best Hospitals" - Indeed

Discover why we're #1 in New York and a best employer at:

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital is an equal opportunity employer.

NYP Employee Search Apply Now

Sign Up for Job Alerts

Interested InSelect a job category and/or location, then click “Add” for each saved search. Finally, click “Sign Up” to create your job alert.

By uploading your resume you are not submitting an application for employment