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Pharmacist, retail, customer service, MTM, multitasking, team player

Langhorne, Pennsylvania, United States
November 28, 2017

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Gerald Napierkowski *** Jefferson Avenue

Langhorne, Pennsylvania, 19047

Home 215-***-****

Cellular 215-***-****


Become an integral part of a dynamic team of individuals that share similar goals towards ensuring outstanding customer care and service, in part by integrating over thirty-three years of experience.

Qualification Highlights

Inventory management

Trained new Pharmacy Manager

Trained new Pharmacy Technicians

Over 30 years’ retail pharmacy involved in both staff and managing positions

Calm Demeanor, with an excellent work ethic

Licensed Immunizer since 2011

MTM certified


Pharmacist in charge

Kmart/Sears HC corporation Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

As of March 2017, I assumed the position of pharmacist in charge. This, in effect, made me the pharmacy manger of the location at 7101 Roosevelt Blvd., Phila., Pa. I now manage a much busier location than the 2 previous locations I was at. I have supervisory requirements over 3 ancillary personnel and a staff pharmacist. I have increased our script count. My responsibilities have increased to include everything stated previously, up to and including mentoring a rotating procession of pharmacy students.

Pharmacy Manager, Staff Pharmacist 2008-2017

Kmart/Sears HC Corporation Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

May 2016 to March 2017. The location at 8800 Frankford Ave., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, closed due to a continued non-profitability of the entire store. I then became a staff/floater pharmacist for the district until the current time, when a position opened.

October 2012 to May 2016 at 8800 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. and assumed the vacant manager spot. Tasked with improving customer service, business, and bringing department up to company standards. The Pharmacy department, however was one of the bright spots. Improved customer care and in relation improved sales, improved the business aspects of the pharmacy, reduced inventory, increased turns.

March 2011 to October 2012- transferred to location at 3000 Island Ave, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. I was given the task to clean up the Pharmacy both figuratively and literally. I had to re-install at that time, current company directives, bring us in line with current policies, install aggressive inventory management to pare down excess and build where needed, mentor a then current pharmacy student and in general establish a stable and inviting environment.

October 2010 to March 2011-Transferred to the Quakertown unit to stay within the corporation, as a staff pharmacist.

March 2008 to October 2010-Hired as a staff pharmacist for a slot in the Kmart business unit at 4th and Oregon in Philadelphia. Tasks included: customer service, inventory management, workflow management, mentoring students.

Executive Team Lead-Staff Pharmacist 2003 to 2008

Target Corporation Langhorne, Pennsylvania

Ensures great guest communication i.e. friendliness, counseling, OTC advice, medication discussions. Train and coach team members, and evaluate peers in the proper handling, dispensing and behavior of the pharmacy

Successfully enticed a number of pharmacy students to apply and eventually accept positions within Target.

Ability to get along with people, Expedite jobs and tasks. Foster a relaxed, but, professional atmosphere.

As mentioned previously, I successfully mentored a newly licensed pharmacist that allowed me to give back the encouragement I received when I started with this corporation.

Managing Pharmacist 2003 to 2003

Superfresh Pharmacy Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Tasked to improve sales and focus of pharmacy, manage inventory, patient relations both to improve and monitor health concerns

Pharmacy manager 1995 to 2003

Snyder's/Drug Emporium Incorporated Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Supervision and involvement in all aspects of pharmacy operation. Application and maintenance of excellent customer service. Hire and train pharmacy technicians, Inventory management, Open and conducive relations with front-end management.

Improve operations across the board, from providing better work atmosphere to much better relations with management. With my teammate's help, both pharmacist and team members, able to improve sales of pharmacy


B.S., Science 1984

Philadelphia College Of Pharmacy and Science Philadelphia, Pennsylvania


Multi-tasking, patient relations, friendly behavior, easy-going manner, willing to learn new job skills and computer skills. Calm Demeanor and ability to integrate different personalities to achieve goals in a timely manner.

Licensed Immunizer for 18 and older


Professional Pharmacy License, Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania, Bureau of Professional and Occupational affairs, state of Pennsylvania, 1984 to 2018. Currently in good standing.

Professional License, State of Delaware, Division of Professional Regulation, Delaware, 1993 to 2008. Currently in good standing, but, never have practiced in this state

Pennsylvania License for Administration of Vaccines. Also, in good standing up to 2018.

Certified in Basic Life Support by the American Heart Association, until March 2019.

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