Job Details

Pharmacy Inventory Technician

Vetsource, Portland, OR

Job - Corporate/Business

Close Date: 02/28/2018

General Summary: The Pharmacy Inventory Technician actively and accurately processes the receipt of salable goods and supplies into a perpetual inventory control system; monitors salable product locations to ensure availability for picking. Maintains flexibility to collaborate with other and accept fluid priorities.

Essential Duties:
• Sorts, unpacks, counts, receives, checks, and stores materials accurately on a daily basis Products may include pharmaceuticals, controlled substances, and veterinary supplies
• Recognizes, documents and reports damaged shipments to drivers upon receipt of product
• Shares documentation, including pictures, with purchasing staff and vendors for follow up and resolution of damaged or missing products
• Work closely with pharmacy catalog department regarding new products, sku changes, generic drug changes, and manufacturer backorders
• Retains and reviews warehouse documents, packing lists, invoice copies and reports
• Ensures the safety, cleanliness and security of the receiving warehouse work environment
• Works with hand held scanning devices and inventory control software to receive, store, and move products
• Replenishes locations with pharmaceutical and controlled substances multiple times daily to ensure product available for daily workflow
• Places short dated products and/or damaged product in quarantine as appropriate
• Participates in all company inventories; currently on a Saturday once per year
• Responsible for maintaining controlled receivables and Adverse Reaction Program
• Create and place missing UPC barcodes on individual items received
• Utilizes hand trucks, forklift (only if certified), and other handling equipment
• All other tasks as assigned

In addition to the job-specific responsibilities listed above, all employees are expected to support and model VetSource Core Value Principles: Do the right thing every time; Treat others the way you want to be treated; Embrace Change; Be innovative; Get it done; Work hard, have fun! Employees will be held accountable for knowledge and effective application of these principles.

Experience and Qualifications:
• Ability to work in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment
• Strong collaboration skills needed, interacting with all divisions of the company
• Able to lift and shelve materials weighing up to 50 pounds repeatedly
• Intermediate computer skills needed; preferable Word, Excel, Shipping/Receiving Software
• Ability to learn and navigate new software programs
• Team oriented and works well with others
• Accurately excels at repetitive tasks for long periods of time
• Capacity to start and stop projects seamlessly, despite frequent interruptions, while maintaining attention to detail
• Must adhere to all company policies and procedures, be accountable, and be committed to continuous quality improvement

Supervisory Responsibilities:
• None

Preferred Qualifications:
• 1-3 years of related work experience preferred
• Veterinary or Pharmaceutical experience a plus

Working conditions:
• Environment where dogs are present
• Lifting and shelving items weighing up to 50 pounds repeatedly
• Ability to work standing on pressurized concrete for long periods of time

• High school diploma or equivalent
• Must be currently licensed as a Certified Pharmacy Technician or Licensed Pharmacy Technician in Oregon, OR obtain a provisional license within 2 months of hire and be able to obtain official licensure (CPhT/OR PhT license) within 2 years of hire.

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