- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
Company Name: Kroger Stores
Position Type: Employee
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Assist with activities in the pharmacy department including preparation of prescriptions, helping to maintain the actual day-to-day business of the department in a manner consistent with corporate policies and state and federal laws. Pharmacy Technicians may receive refill requests over the phone, obtain health information, perform computer data entry, gather medications for use in prescription preparation (always checked by a Pharmacist), order medications and process received orders, assist in maintaining pharmacy department records, assist patients in locating over-the-counter medications, ring purchases on the cash register, and perform housekeeping of the pharmacy department space. Demonstrate the company's core values of respect, honestly, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety.
Essential Job Functions:
Promote trust and respect among associates, with a positive attitude.
Create an environment that enable customers to feel welcome, important and appreciated by answering questions regarding products sold within the store.
Inform customers of pharmacy specials or promotions
Stay current on present, future, seasonal, and special ads.
Label, stock, and inventory department merchandise.
Operate cash registers and computers
Counting and pouring prescription medications
Help patients who are dropping off or picking up prescriptions orders with prompt and friendly service.
Screen telephone calls for the pharmacists.
Verify customers receive the correct prescription(s) and correctly make "offer of pharmacist counseling."
Place Computer Assisted Ordering and Cardinal orders.
Communicate medication information to prescribers and their agents for refill requests.
Restock inventory while ensuring proper rotation.
Monitor inventory for overstock or expired medications.
Maintain knowledge of loss prevention techniques.
Participate in mandatory training programs and weekly huddle sessions.
Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation.
Minimum Position Qualifications:
Must be 18 or older
High School education or equivalent
Strong communication skills
Professional and courteous demeanor
Ability to respect confidentiality of patient data
Ability to interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
Ability to organize and prioritize a variety of tasks/projects
Desired Previous Job Experience
1 year of customer service related experience
1 year of healthcare related experience
Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) certified
Second language (speaking, reading, and/or writing)
Education Level: High School Diploma/ GED Required
Required Certifications/Licenses: Pharmacy Board License
Position Type: Part-Time
Shift(s): Day; Evening
Jobs at Kroger: At Kroger, we hire people who have a passion for helping others and who want to build a relationship with our Customers. No matter what stage of your career, you can build your future at Kroger. We look for people who want more, aspire to be more and work hard to achieve their goals. Our focus on keeping the Customer first is what makes us successful. We offer many opportunities not only in our stores, but in Manufacturing, Logistics, Marketing, Finance, Human Resources, and many other fields.
Kroger Family of Companies employs nearly half a million associates who serve customers in 2,782 retail food stores under a variety of local banner names in 35 states. Our Family of Companies also operates 2,268 pharmacies, 274 fine jewelry stores, 1,489 supermarket fuel centers and 38 food production plants in the United States. Kroger is dedicated to our Purpose: to Feed the Human Spirit™ by serving America through food inspiration and uplift and creating #ZeroHungerZeroWaste communities by 2025. Careers with The Kroger Co. and our family of companies offer competitive wages, flexible schedules, benefits and room for advancement.
Posting Notes: VA || North Chesterfield || 2821 Hicks Rd || 23235 || Kroger Stores || [[mfield2]] || Pharmacy || Employee || Non-Exempt || Part-Time || Pharmacy Board License
Nearest Major Market: Richmond
About the company
Kroger, one of the world’s largest retailers, employs more than 339,000 associates who serve customers in 2,425 supermarkets and multi-department stores in 31 states under two dozen local banner names including Kroger, City Market, Dillons, Jay C, Food 4 Less, Fred Meyer, Fry's, King Soopers, QFC, Ralphs and Smith's. The company also operates 789 convenience stores, 337 fine jewelry stores, 1,109 supermarket fuel centers and 38 food processing plants in the U.S. Kroger also operates over 80 “The Little Clinic” retail healthcare sites inside select Kroger, King Sooper and Fry’s stores.
Recognized by Forbes as the most generous company in America, Kroger supports hunger relief, breast cancer awareness, the military and their families, and more than 30,000 schools and grassroots organizations in the communities it serves. Kroger contributes food and funds equal to 160 million meals a year through more than 80 Feeding America food bank partners. For more information please visit Kroger.com.