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Staff Pharmacist

Department: RAL Pharmacy
Position Type: Employee
Position Reports To: Pharmacy Manager
Position Supervises: N/A
Pay Level: Union
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt



Position Summary:

The purposes of this position include, but are not limited to, dispensing, compounding, consulting on prescribed medications, drugs, and other pharmaceuticals for patient care and /or providing clinical services according to professional standards and state and federal legal requirements. Frequent independent judgments are essential. Must be able to perform the necessary tasks in a safe manner consistent with corporate policies and state and federal laws. Demonstrate the company's core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Greet Customers, answer questions and offer professional advice and consultation.
  • Appropriately handle customer complaints.
  • Promote the sales plan and other sales initiatives as developed by the Division Pharmacy Department and/or Pharmacy Manager.
  • Perform all the duties required and expected of a registered pharmacist in the state of employment and responsible for following all legal and company requirements.
  • Able to effectively monitor inventory, rotate stock, and return outdated or overstock products.
  • Comply with all Corporate mandated Controlled Substance Operating Procedures.
  • Able to handle third party problems, rejections, and audits in a timely fashion.
  • Responsible for scheduling all pharmacy staff members in a manner to help control or avoid unnecessary labor costs.
  • Maintain all pharmacy records required by state and federal laws and company policies.
  • Able to perform effective detailing visiting local physicians and other community targets.
  • Responsible for promoting, implementing, and participating in public health initiatives and disease state management services.
  • In the absence of the Pharmacy Manager, directly supervise all pharmacy staff in accordance with company policies and applicable laws.
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation.

Minimum Position Qualifications:

  • Minimum 21 years of age
  • B.A./B.S. or Pharm.D. degree in pharmacy and a registered pharmacist license
  • License must be in good standing
  • Minimum 1-2 years related retail experience or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Proven leadership skills
  • Ability to read and interpret prescriptions and documents
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence
  • Commitment to providing excellent customer service
  • Ability to travel independently
  • Ability to preserve confidentiality of information
  • Ability and willingness to continue education as necessary
  • Participation in clinical programs following company sponsored training

Desired Previous Job Experience

  • Completion of a PGY-1 Residency
  • Relevant Pharmacy Board Certification(s)
  • Equivalent combination of education and experience in business management


Leadership Behaviors: Achieves Results through Teamwork, Coaches and Develops Others, Communicates Effectively and Candidly, Executes with Excellence, Leads Change and Innovation, Leads through Positive Influence, Provides Clear and Strategic Direction, Puts the Customer First. For more information on the Kroger Leadership Behavior model, click here.

Education Level: Pharmacy Degree (BS-Pharmacy/PharmD) Required
Required Certifications/Licenses: Pharmacy Board License
Shift(s): Day; Evening; Overnight

Regions: West






Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles

Job Segment: Pharmacy, Consulting, Patient Care, Public Health, Healthcare, Technology, Customer Service

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