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Temporary Workflow Pharmacist (On-call)

Portland, OR 97220
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Job Title: Temporary Workflow Pharmacist (On-call)

Department: Pharmacy

Supervisor Title: Pharmacist Manager

Status: Exempt

General Summary: The Workflow Staff Pharmacist verifies the work of pharmacy technicians and ensures the accuracy of all orders fulfilled by the Vetsource Home Delivery Pharmacy. This position involves the verification of prescription orders being shipped in the pharmacy order fulfillment system.

Essential Duties:

  • Final Order Verification

    • Verify the work of pharmacy technicians and interns, including the accuracy of orders being shipped to pet owners (product scan and label review)

    • Verify the accuracy of medications packaged in compliance packaging

  • Other projects may be assigned related to regulatory tasks, drug information resources, and staff education


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 the knowledge and effective application of these principles.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Current pharmacist license in Oregon must be in good standing

  • Must possess a thorough knowledge of state and federal pharmacy rules & laws

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment

  • Problem-solving skills: should be adaptable, thorough, creative

  • Customer service skills: should be professional, down-to-earth, sincere, always willing to go the extra mile

  • Team building skills: should be positive, respectful, approachable

  • Dispensing skills: should be accurate, efficient, detail-oriented, and dependable

  • Must possess strong organizational, time management, and effective multitasking skills

  • Maintains a positive, supportive, and professional demeanor with clinics, pet owners, and coworkers

  • Excellent adherence to policies & procedures; demonstrates precision and good judgment in all tasks

  • Highly adaptable with a strong desire to learn new processes and technologies

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to effectively listen and communicate information in a clear and friendly manner

  • Must continually expand and develop clinical knowledge in the field of veterinary pharmacy

  • Must be comfortable guiding the work and development of technicians

  • Experienced using email, G Suite (Gmail, Drive, Docs, Sheets, etc.), Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Word; solid computer skills are required, including the ability to learn how to navigate new programs quickly

  • Must have flexibility with scheduling and be open to a changing schedule, depending on business needs (including weekend shifts)

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the dispensing activities of pharmacy technicians as required by law

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Candidates should want to learn and work in a specialized pharmacy environment

  • Should appreciate the rewards of continuing education in veterinary pharmacy

  • Should be able to supervise and direct the work of pharmacy technicians

Working conditions:

  • Ability to sit or stand for shift work & perform work involving light physical effort

  • Ability to work on repetitive tasks and maintain focus

  • Ability to adapt and self-direct in response to changing needs and deadlines

  • Ability to work Saturday and Sunday shifts

  • An environment where dogs are present


  • B.S. or PharmD in Pharmacy


The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the employer.



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Posted: 2020-08-21 Expires: 2020-09-21

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