Certified Pharmacy Technician

Kroger Surprise , AZ 85374

Posted 2 weeks ago

Company Name: Fry's Food Stores

Position Type: Employee

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Position Summary:

Create an outstanding Patient experience through exceptional service and Patient care. Establish and maintain a safe and clean environment that encourages our Patients to return. Assist the department manager in reaching sales and profit goals established for the department. Monitor all established quality assurance standards. Embrace the Customer 1st strategy and encourage associates to deliver excellent customer service. Demonstrate the company's core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety of others.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Assist in the delivery of safe and accurate pharmacy services

  • Promote trust and respect among associates

  • Create an environment so customers feel welcome, important, and appreciated by answering questions regarding products sold within the department and throughout the store

  • Label, stock and inventory department merchandise

  • Report product ordering/shipping discrepancies to the department manager

  • Display a positive attitude

  • Recognize company insurance programs

  • Ability to operate computer system

  • Input data accurately into the pharmacy system

  • Adhere to all local, state and federal guidelines pertaining to the practice of Pharmacy and health and civil code regulations

  • Ensure compliance with all state, county and local weights and measures laws and labeling requirements

  • Gather and record information needed to fill prescriptions

  • File written prescriptions after dispensed

  • Help pharmacists prepare prescriptions by counting/pouring medications, labeling containers, and pricing prescriptions

  • Process insurance forms and verify payments

  • Keep counter and work areas clean and organized at all times

  • Take medication to shelves

  • Receive refill requests from patients over the phone

  • Obtain and protect patient health information

  • Learn about over-the-counter drugs and answer customer questions in accordance with federal guidelines. (Only licensed Pharmacists may recommend over-the-counter drugs)

  • Place completed prescriptions in the appropriate pick-up area

  • Maintain a clean, attractive, and friendly department for customers

  • Observe scheduled or assigned shifts at all times

  • Adhere to HIPAA Regulations and uphold Patient Privacy rules

  • Understand the store's layout and locate products when requested by customer

  • Maintain an awareness of inventory/stocking conditions and note discrepancies in inventory

  • Reinforce safety programs, comply with safety procedures, identify unsafe conditions, and notify store management

  • Properly inspect equipment and notify appropriate department or store manager of any items in need of repair

  • Notify management of customer or employee accidents

  • Report all safety risks or issues, and illegal activity, including: robbery, theft or fraud

  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation

Minimum Position Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent

  • Board Certified (PTCB Certified Technician)

  • Ability to handle stressful situations

  • Effective communication skills

  • Knowledge of basic math

Desired Previous Job Experience

  • Retail pharmacy experience

  • Second language (speaking, reading and/or writing)

Education Level: High School Diploma/GED Desired

Required Certifications/Licenses: Pharmacy Board License; Pharmacy Technician Certification

Position Type: Part-Time

Shift(s): Day; Evening

Regions: West

States: Arizona


Jobs at Fry's Food Stores: Fry's Food Stores is headquartered in Tolleson, Arizona. The company employs more than 17,000 Arizona residents who help us serve more than one million households per week. Fry's has been providing Arizonans with fresh food at famous low prices since 1960. Fry's Food Stores is a proud member of the Kroger Co. based in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Company Overview

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: AZ || Surprise || 15510 W. Bell Rd. || 85374 || Fry's Food Stores || [[mfield2]] || Customer Service; Pharmacy; Store Operations || Employee || Non-Exempt || Part-Time || Pharmacy Board License; Pharmacy Technician Certification

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