Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Santa Barbara


Pharmacy Technician

Company Name: Ralphs
Position Type: Employee
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Position Summary:

Collaborate with the pharmacist to perform the necessary dispensing duties according to professional standards and state and federal legal requirements. Role model and demonstrate the company's core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion, and safety of others.
Essential Job Functions:

Greet Customers and provide customer service.
Perform cashiering functions.
Assist staff pharmacist in mixing and dispensing medication.
Process unclaimed prescriptions.
Answer phone.
Telephone physician to request refill authorization.
Process return to vendor if deemed necessary.
Order prescription and designated non-prescription pharmacy products.
Maintain department, state, and federal standards.
Maintain pharmacy files and inventory.
Research and follows up on third party billing problems.
Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation.
Minimum Position Qualifications:

Minimum 18 years of age
High School diploma or general education degree
Graduated from an accredited technician school or equivalent
License must be in good standing
Minimum 1-2 year related retail experience or equivalent combination of education and experience
Proven leadership skills
Effectively communicate by phone and in person with customers and internal associates
Ability to read and interpret prescriptions and documents
Ability to write routine reports and correspondence
Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry
Commitment to providing excellent customer service
Ability to travel independently
Ability to preserve confidentiality of information
Accuracy and attention to detail
Ability to prioritize a variety of tasks and/or projects
Familiar with industry/technical terms and processes
Ability and willingness to continue education, as necessary
Ability to work day, night and weekend shifts on a fair rotation
Desired Previous Job Experience

National certification granted by PTCB
Education Level: None
Required Certifications/Licenses: Pharmacy Technician Certification
Position Type: Part-Time 
Shift(s): Day; Evening
Regions: West

Jobs at Ralphs: At Ralphs, our people make us who we are. They are more than just our associates, they’re part of the communities we serve. We offer a variety of exciting opportunities in every area of our operation. Whether you want to create a fast, fun and friendly shopping experience for customers in our stores or you want to be part of our innovative corporate team at our headquarters in Los Angeles, Ralphs is always looking for outstanding associates. Our associates enjoy competitive pay and excellent benefits, along with a positive work environment built on mutual respect and professionalism. If you are interested in building and advancing your career with Ralphs, we invite you to complete an online application today.
Company Overview
Kroger Family of Companies employs nearly half a million associates who serve customers in 2,796 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:  CA || Santa Barbara || 100 W Carrillo St || 93101 || Ralphs || [[mfield2]] || Customer Service; Pharmacy || Employee || Non-Exempt || Part-Time || Pharmacy Technician Certification 

Nearest Major Market: Santa Barbara
Nearest Secondary Market: Santa Maria

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

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