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Walgreens is one of the largest drugstore chains in the U.S., with more than 8,000 stores in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Founded with a single store in Chicago in 1901, Walgreens is today continuing to build a seamless customer experience. Walgreens vision is to be America's most-loved pharmacy-led health, well-being and beauty retailer.
This is a very exciting time at Walgreens. We're taking our products and services to the four corners of the world as part of the Retail USA division of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc., the first global pharmacy-led, health and wellbeing enterprise. Walgreens Boots Alliance was formed through the combination of Walgreens and Europe's Alliance Boots in December 2014, bringing together two leading companies with iconic brands, complementary geographic footprints, shared values and a heritage of trusted health care services dating back more than 100 years each. Today, Walgreens is the neighborhood drugstore and retailer that makes health and happiness simpler, easier and within reach. And, we remain a trusted wellness provider offering convenient access to important health services, such as immunizations and an array of pharmacy services that can help patients improve their health. To our team members, Walgreens represents a unique opportunity to excel in their careers in a welcoming and inclusive environment.
Join us at Walgreens and find yourself at a place where innovation thrives and incredible career and growth opportunities await. We offer the chance to work in a truly supportive environment and be part of a progressive organization dedicated to the well-being of our customers, employees, and the communities we all call home.
About the Role
As a Customer Service Associate, you are the face of Walgreens- the person who helps fulfill our mission of making people's live a little easier. Along with providing friendly, courteous and efficient service to Walgreens customers.
Under the direction of the store manager, this position oversees the operation of a Walgreen store, to include:
• Providing customer service with a smile
• Being friendly and efficient
• Entering sales on the cash register
• Maintaining store signage and displays
Requirements and Qualifications
- 18+ years of age
- High School Diploma or GED
- Strong communication skills
Salary and Benefit Information
- Hourly wages
- Cross training and career growth opportunities
- Various Chicago locations