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Formula Technician

Houston, TX, US
    Position: Formula Technician
    Talent Area: Hospitality & Housekeeping
    Full/Part Time: Full time
    Location: Houston, TX, US
    Department: Clinical Nutrition Services
    Shift: shifts vary
    Job ID: 407555

We are searching for a Formula Technician — someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you will manage patient formula orders and research protocols as well as any needed communication in a manner developmentally appropriate for the ages of patients served. 

Think you’ve got what it takes?


Being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, including any booster dose(s) of the COVID-19 vaccine recommended by the Centers for Disease Control when eligible, is required for all employees at Texas Children’s unless approved for a medical or religious exemption.

High School Diploma Required.

BS degree in related field preferred.

6 months experience in healthcare preferred.



Accurately weighs, measures, and prepares formulas per physician’s orders using aseptic technique.

Calculates formula recipes per physician order

Assists with Formula Room organization and ordering supplies.

Adheres to departmental policies and procedures through maintaining proper uniform in compliance with policy

Ensures timely delivery of modified or special formula/modular orders to patient care areas.

Maintains City of Houston’s food handler permit

About Texas Children’s

Since 1954, Texas Children’s has been leading the charge in patient care, education and research to accelerate health care for children and women around the world. When you love what you do, it truly shows in the smiles of our patient families, employees and our numerous accolades such as being consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation by U.S.News & World Report as well as recognition from Houston Business Journal as one of this city’s Best Places to Work for ten consecutive years.

Texas Children’s comprehensive health care network includes our primary hospital in the Texas Medical Center with expertise in over 40 pediatric subspecialties; the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI); the Feigin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, the first hospital devoted to children’s care for communities north of Houston. We have also created the nation’s first HMO for children, established the largest pediatric primary care network in the country and a global health program that is channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is also academically affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, one of the largest, most diverse and successful pediatric programs in the nation.

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Texas Children’s is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants and employees are considered and evaluated for positions at Texas Children's without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

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