Patterson Companies, Inc. Pharmacist II in Manchester, Iowa

Overview

Who are we looking for?

Animal Health International, a Patterson Company, is seeking Full-Time Pharmacist to join our team in Manchester, Iowa. This position will have an opportuntiy to grow and fill our Pharmacist in charge postion in the future.

Why join Animal Health International?

This is your chance to set your career in motion! Our future is full of exciting possibilities, and so is yours as part of our team. We believe that work shouldn't be something that you do just to make ends meet. It should provide satisfaction and an opportunity to make a real difference!

Through its subsidiaries, Animal Health International, Inc. provides animal health products and services to customers in the food animal and companion animal markets worldwide. We are a recognized leader in our industry.

Our employees share a determination to make a difference, to enhance business success and to drive innovation where and whenever possible. We are not only looking for competent, qualified contributors, but employees who want to grow personally and professionally throughout their careers. We are in search of the best and the brightest minds to help fulfill our mission. We offer opportunities that allow you to apply and develop your strengths and we leverage your strengths to help us remain a major leader in our industry. We value the diverse thought and innovative ideas you can bring to the company.

The Animal Health International, Inc. Family of Companies is the right choice for individuals with exceptional ethics, integrity and long-term vision. We promote an atmosphere that encourages personal and professional development. We offer competitive salaries, excellent benefits, and a great working environment in locations throughout the United States and Canada.

Responsibilities

Ensure the effective, safe and efficient operation of the assigned Pharmacy

Responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

  • Transact all business in accordance to Animal Health International Inc.’s business code of ethics and conduct

  • Align with the Company’s Mission, Guiding Principles, Values, Goals and Objectives

  • Manage all aspects of the pharmacy operations

  • Help set direction and priority, allocate resources, define job roles, distribute workload and set deadlines

  • Operate all of the required pharmacy/warehouse equipment

  • Help implement and advise on immediate and long term operational plans and overall budgets

  • Help advise and maintain a secure, clean and safe pharmacy/warehouse

  • Visit the applicable Pharmacy Boards with Management to help write and/or interpret regulations regarding the legal dispending of Rx drugs to all classes of trade

  • Perform all work in accordance with Company Safety guidelines and procedures including all required Safety and Compliance Training and regulatory licensing

  • As assigned

Qualifications

Knowledge, Skill and Ability:

  • Knowledge of overall pharmacy/warehouse operations, responsibilities, experiences, time management and expectations to allow for minimal supervision

  • Ability to safely and efficiently operate required pharmacy/warehouse equipment/machinery

  • Problem solving skills to identify, analyze and recommend solutions with the ability to lead, communicate and transfer knowledge to others

  • Some knowledge in all areas concerned with the pharmacy/distribution business

  • Ability to meet deadlines, cutoffs and budgetary requirements

  • Solid organization and administrative skills

  • Strong communication skills

  • Solid computer skills with various applications

Education or Formal Training:

  • 4-year college degree required

  • Pharmacist license required

  • Multiple State licenses or ability to obtain multiple state licenses preferred

Experience:

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience

  • Previous supervisor experience preferred

EEO Statement

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Patterson Companies, Inc., is an equal opportunity employer. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors.

Requisition ID 2018-8079

# of Openings 1

Position Category Technician

Company Animal Health International, Inc.

Position Type Regular Full-Time

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Patterson Companies, Inc., is an equal opportunity employer. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors.