CVS pharmacies to hire hundreds in Arizona ahead of flu season

Posted at 9:55 AM, Aug 14, 2020

CVS Health Corp. said it will hire about 300 people in Arizona in the coming months to prepare for an expected increased demand in flu vaccinations.

The drugstore chain’s pharmacy locations will hire for seasonal, part-time and full-time pharmacy technician positions and said it plans to fill them as soon as possible.

The technicians will also play key roles in administering Covid-19 tests at the 93 drive-thru testing sites in Arizona.

"Additional team members typically are needed every fall flu season," CVS Pharmacy Region Director Tobin Zdarko said in a statement.

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