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Fulfillment Pharmacist for Home Delivery


Home Health


Mesa, Arizona, United States

Optum is a global organization that delivers care, aided by technology to help millions of people live healthier lives. The work you do with our team will directly improve health outcomes by connecting people with the care, pharmacy benefits, data and resources they need to feel their best. Here, you will find a culture guided by diversity and inclusion, talented peers, comprehensive benefits and career development opportunities. Come make an impact on the communities we serve as you help us advance health equity on a global scale. Join us to start Caring. Connecting. Growing together.

As a Fulfillment Pharmacist you will perform various duties related to the fulfillment of prescription orders. You will have a direct impact on the lives of our members regarding medications and overall wellness. What makes your pharmacy career greater with OptumRx? You'll work within an incredible team culture; a clinical and business collaboration that is learning and evolving every day.

*** This is a brand new site for OptumRx! The ideal candidate will have the ability to work an 8-hour shift, during initial hours of operation, which are Monday - Friday between 6:00 AM - 7:00 PM, plus occasional additional hours as needed and weekend flexibility. ***

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Verify prescriptions and prescription data entered into the pharmacy computer system for accuracy
  • Oversees the activities of pharmacy technicians and inventory personnel
  • Organizes workload, sets priorities, completes assignments in a timely manner and utilizes resources appropriately while complying with department program standards
  • Work in the fulfillment area to provide the final quality check prior to medication being packed and shipped
  • Performs all duties and functions in compliance with state and federal pharmacy laws and regulations
  • Conforms with and supports department quality assurance and improvement guidelines
  • Lift totes 5 -10 lbs
  • Basic understanding of robotic automation
  • Position is primarily working in a standing / walking environment

You’ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications:

  • BS in Pharmacy and/or PharmD
  • Pharmacist license in good standing in the State of Arizona
  • 1+ years of experience working as a licensed Pharmacist
  • Proven ability to navigate MS Office and a Windows based environment and the ability to create, edit, save, and send documents utilizing Microsoft Word
  • Proven ability to navigate Outlook and conduct Internet searches
  • Proven ability to work the designated shift and flexible hours
  • Willing to work rotating on call when needed
  • Flexibility to work occasional overtime and weekends as necessary

Preferred Qualifications:

  • PharmD
  • Willing to obtain out of state pharmacist licenses required to support out of state pharmacy license requirements
  • 5+ years of experience as a Pharmacist in retail pharmacy
  • 1+ years of experience working as a Pharmacist in a fulfillment and/or mail order environment
  • PBM or Managed Care experience
  • Leadership experience
  • Recent retail Pharmacist experience

At UnitedHealth Group, our mission is to help people live healthier lives and make the health system work better for everyone. We believe everyone–of every race, gender, sexuality, age, location and income–deserves the opportunity to live their healthiest life. Today, however, there are still far too many barriers to good health which are disproportionately experienced by people of color, historically marginalized groups and those with lower incomes. We are committed to mitigating our impact on the environment and enabling and delivering equitable care that addresses health disparities and improves health outcomes — an enterprise priority reflected in our mission.

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug - free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.