Publix Pharmacist - Full-time Floater in Fort Myers, Florida
Pharmacist - Full-time Floater
Fort Myers, FL
As a Publix Pharmacy Associate, you’ll see how very satisfying it is to work for a company that is passionately devoted to its customers, to its associates, and to the wellness of the communities it serves. What sets our pharmacy departments apart is a genuine patient-centric environment with clinical services such as immunizations, MTM (medication therapy management), biometric screenings, diabetes nutrition counseling and much more!
Publix is continually recognized as one of the best places in America to work; see why Publix should be part of your list of top places to work in Pharmacy. And, with growth potential of up to 50 new pharmacies per year, our promote from within culture allows for a rewarding career path into any one of the following areas: retail management, specialty pharmacy, out-patient hospital pharmacy, corporate or centralized pharmacy operations.
Your passion for health and wellness, combined with our reputation and commitment to excellence, are what sets Publix apart from the crowd. We know you want to make a career out of caring. We want your career to be with Publix Pharmacy. Join the team that pharmacists and patients feel good about.
In addition to the shared basic responsibilities of all Publix associates, a Floating Pharmacist’s responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following. As a Floating Pharmacist, you will:
provide dedication to each pharmacies success, by executing strategy, motivating and inspiring staff as the pharmacist-on-duty
set priorities to maximize contribution, executing daily tasks, supporting the team and building rapport with both customers and associates
provide best-in-class pharmacy service to patients, empower your staff in providing value and service through counseling, building personalized relationships, promoting customer loyalty, offering pharmacist led clinical services to improve health and wellness and preventative care through services available at Publix
inspire each team you work with to do the right thing, gaining buy in, and empowering the team to be accountable
provide enthusiasm for all new pharmacy initiatives at your assigned location
manage team performance, such as prescription promised time, by assigning tasks to ensure complex operational activities are met in a timely and efficient manner in the absence of the pharmacist-in-charge
use best practices to make sound business decisions while covering as the pharmacist-on-duty
be regarded as an expert on the pharmacy technology system and how it is used for both routine and complex prescription processing
mentor others on Publix pharmacy best practices to maximize sales, minimize shrink while meeting customers’ needs, using programs such as auto refill and Sync Your Refills
proactively advance pharmacy clinical initiatives including Medication Therapy Management (MTM), pharmacist point-of-care testing, immunizations, and diabetes management
maintain a flexible work-week schedule in order to meet the needs of our customers, and
assist in all other duties as assigned.
Additional Preferred Qualifications:
Once your application has been successfully submitted you will receive a confirmation email. Please be sure to monitor your email daily for communications you may receive during the recruiting and selection process for this position.
The minimum qualifications for the position of Floating Pharmacist are:
must be at least 18 years of age
must be a graduate of a school of pharmacy
must have and maintain an unrestricted, state pharmacist license
must not have active suspensions, sanctions, or other restrictions related to participation in a private, federal, or state health insurance program upon hire and thereafter and
must not have received an unacceptable result on a company-sponsored drug test within the last three years
Other qualifications for the position of Floating Pharmacist include:
be an immunizing pharmacist meeting the requirements as established by the state (or be scheduled to become an immunizer in the next set of training classes)
effective communication and interpersonal skills
ability to interpret and understand instructions and solve problems
numerical and financial aptitude and
knowledge of retail merchandising and inventory control.
Employee stock ownership plan that contributes Publix stock to associates each year at no cost
An opportunity to purchase additional shares of our privately-held stock
401(k) retirement savings plan
Group health plan (with prescription benefits)
Group dental plan
Group vision plan
Long-term disability insurance
Company-paid life insurance (with accidental death & dismemberment benefits)
Paycheck direct deposit
Access to Publix Federal Credit Union
Access to over 50 discount offers including discounts on computer, vehicle, and wireless purchases
Pharmacists have the following holidays off as Publix Pharmacies are closed: New Year’s Day, Easter Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day
Retail bonus: Paid quarterly, based on sales and profits and are calculated at the end of each inventory period