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Packing and Shipping Clerk I

Coppell, TX


DaVita Rx, located in Coppell, TX is seeking a Packing and Shipping Clerk I with one year of experience. 


This position packs and ships mail-order prescriptions for shipment to patients. This position may also assist in inventory cycle counting and other front-end pharmacy support functions, as assigned.


Work Shift:  10 am to 7pm M-F 



The following duties and responsibilities generally reflect the expectations of this position but are not intended to be all inclusive.

  • Pack mail-order prescriptions for shipment

    • Check prescriptions against accompanying paperwork for accuracy and completeness

    • Ensure that each prescription is packed with the correct patient’s medications and paperwork

  • Accurately sort mail-order prescriptions into appropriate boxes

  • Ship boxes of mail-order prescriptions to the correct location

  • Assist with inventory cycle counting and other pharmacy support duties as assigned

  • Answer and respond to telephone calls in courteous, professional manner

  • Know, understand, and comply with Pharmacy rules and federal/state regulations including but not limited to HIPAA compliance.

  • Other duties as assigned including but not limited to:

    • Able to work overtime with little or no notice, as needed

    • Attend staff meetings, teleconferences and training, as needed

    • Understand and follow DaVita Rx teammate policies and procedures

    • Support with miscellaneous Pharmacy tasks as scheduled (example: CS Calls)

    • Meet and/or exceed departmental teammate performance standards, including timeliness, attention to detail and ability to work well without much supervision.

    • Consistent, regular, punctual attendance as scheduled is an essential responsibility of this position.


The Shining Star in his role should have:

  • High school diploma or equivalent, required
  • Prior experience in retail or mail-order pharmacy, preferred
  • Pharmacy Technician license, preferred
  • Warehouse experience is a plus
  • Any type of pharmacy experience, is a plus
  • Position requires flexibility in scheduling with schedule availability from 10:00 a.m. through 7:00 p.m.
  • Entry-level computer skills required in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Ability to prioritize tasks; problem solving skills; be proactive (fix totes backed up on the line, etc.); attention to detail; team player!
  • Ability to work all day on your feet as well as lift up to 30 lbs.

The DaVita Village Difference

  • Industry-leading patient care with clinical outcomes ranked above the national average.
  • Dynamic leadership grounded in Core Values, Mission and clearly defined goals for you.
  • Diverse, team-driven culture that supports you.
  • Commitment to developing you and the chance to explore multiple career paths.
  • Stability and strong financial results - 10 years of steady revenue growth.
  • Performance-based compensation and rewards for your hard work.
  • A commitment to the greater good: We are a community first, a company second.

About DaVita Rx:


Created in 2005 to deliver prescription drugs to patients receiving care in DaVita dialysis clinics, DaVita Rx is the largest renal pharmacy in the U.S. and serves more than 180,000 patients in 46 states with four high-capacity pharmacies located in Texas, California, and Florida.  We are a "community first, company second," with a team of extraordinarily committed, talented and entrepreneurial teammates who care about our patients, our colleagues and our community. We are dedicated to deliver our promise to provide the highest levels of quality care to help improve our patients' lives. DaVita Rx is a unique entrepreneurial opportunity in the context of a Fortune 200 company (DaVita Inc. | Ticker: DVA). Our rapid growth and pace of work provide our teammates with an exciting, challenging, dynamic and fulfilling work environment where you can truly make an impact.


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Go to http://careers.davita.com/ to learn more or apply. 
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DaVita is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  As such, DaVita makes hiring decisions solely on the basis of qualifications and experience, and without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. 


 We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks.


DaVita will consider qualified applicants who have criminal histories in a manner consistent with the law.

Position Summary

  • Job Title: Packing and Shipping Clerk
  • Job Function: Pharmacy
  • Location: 1234 Lakeshore Dr, Coppell, Texas