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FAQ

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Is CVS hiring?

Yes! CVS is always looking for new colleagues to join our team. You can search and apply for open jobs by keyword, category or location in our Career Center at jobs.cvshealth.com.

We’re here to make our application process as easy as possible for you. To learn more about what to expect, please visit this link: jobs.cvshealth.com/howtoapply

What type of jobs are you hiring for?

We have a variety of open positions throughout our organization You can search and apply for open jobs by keyword, category or location in our Career Center at jobs.cvshealth.com.

I do not see a job position in my city/state.  How can I apply for a job?

Positions are posted on our website as they become available. If you do not see positions posted, we do not have any current openings. Applications are accepted for open positions only.

How will I know when new jobs are posted?

Please set up a job alert to receive email notifications of new jobs. Select criteria such as key words, location or job category, and we will alert you via email each time a position that meets your criteria becomes available. You can set this email alert up at this link: jobs.cvshealth.com/alerts

Do you hire entry-level positions? 

Yes, we are actively hiring at all levels of the organization. It will be to your benefit to only apply for jobs that match your education and experience.

How do I apply for a job at CVS Health and affiliate companies such as Omnicare, MinuteClinic, CVS specialty, CVS pharmacy, and others?

CVS only accepts applications for positions that are currently open and posted on our website. Applications are only accepted online. You can view all open positions by starting from this page: jobs.cvshealth.com

Can I apply by fax or e-mail?

No. Applications for positions at CVS Health and affiliate companies such as Omnicare, MinuteClinic, CVS specialty, CVS pharmacy, and others are only accepted online.  In rare cases where there may be an alternate method of submitting your application, instructions will be included in the job posting.

Can I apply for a job on my mobile device?

Yes, all of our applications for employment are mobile enabled.  Please note, the application may take up to 30 minutes to complete. We are working hard to improve your application experience.

Why do I have to create an account to apply for a job? What do you do with my information?

Creating an account will make it easier for you to apply for future positions and keep track of current and past applications. Additionally, it enables you to store application information for future use. Your account and application data are subject to our privacy policy and our terms and conditions. You may delete your account at any time.

Can I apply for more than one job?

Yes. We encourage you to explore different career areas that best fit your qualifications and interests. You can only submit job applications one at a time, and you will receive a confirmation email for each job for which you apply.  If you do not receive a confirmation email, please check your spam folder.

Will I have to take a test?

Maybe. Some of our positions require a Virtual Job Tryout (VJT) assessment. If this step of our hiring process is required, you will receive an email with instructions on how to do so.  Please reference our VJT help page for more information on what to expect at this link: jobs.cvshealth.com/vjt

What is a Virtual Job Tryout at CVS Health? 

The Virtual Job Tryout (VJT) is a step in our interview process. CVS Health screens over a million job applicants a year. To be fair and objective in making hiring decisions, we consider experience, job related skills, and interview performance. One way we evaluate applicants is by having applicants to many high volume roles take the VJT. Please reference our VJT help page for more information on what to expect at this link: jobs.cvshealth.com/vjt

Can I take the VJT on my mobile device?

Some of our VJT assessment tests require a desktop or laptop, and you will not be able to take the test on your mobile device. This restriction is purposeful as computer use is an integral part of the job for which you are being assessed.

What if I forget my login information or have trouble?

If technical issues are preventing you from applying for a position, contact Kenexa Helpdesk at 1-855-338-5609 or cvshealthsupport@us.ibm.com.

How do I know if you have received my application?

Once you have completed the application process, you will receive a confirmation page indicating you have successfully submitted your job application. You will also receive a confirmation e-mail at the address you specified in your application. If you do not receive a confirmation, or if you receive an error message, you can contact Kenexa Helpdesk at 1-855-338-5609 or cvshealthsupport@us.ibm.com to report the problem.

Will I be notified if the job has been filled?

Positions remain on our website until they are filled. You will receive an email letting you know if you will not be moving to the next step of the hiring process. Unfortunately, we are not able to personally call everyone when a position is filled or closed.

How will I know if I am being considered for a job?

If you have successfully submitted your application and you have received the confirmation message, your experience and qualifications will be carefully reviewed by a CVS Health representative. Due to the high volume of applications received, you will only receive a call from a CVS Health representative if you are selected for an interview.

Will I hear from a recruiter?  

You will receive an email confirmation for every job you apply for. If you do not receive an email, your application was not received. If you are selected for an interview, we will contact you via the e-mail address you have on file. Please keep your e-mail address up to date.

What do I do if I do not hear from a recruiter? 

If a recruiter does not contact you, please continue to visit our site to search for newly available opportunities.

How can I meet a CVS Health recruiter?

You can meet CVS Health recruiters by attending one of our upcoming hiring events or by networking with them through our social networks. You can follow us on social media:  Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin and Instagram

What are the hardware and software requirements for submitting a job application?

Our system is best experienced on a PC/Laptop with pop-ups enabled, as all functionality is not available through most tablets or mobile phones at this time. If you experience technical difficulties, your browser may require an upgrade. The following web browsers are currently supported: Internet Explorer 11+, Firefox 3-24, Safari 4-5+, or Google Chrome 12-30+.

Some positions may include a Virtual Job Tryout at the end of the apply process which will require speakers or headphones and Adobe Flash 10.2 or higher.

If technical issues are preventing you from applying for a position, contact Kenexa Helpdesk at 1-855-338-5609 or cvshealthsupport@us.ibm.com.

Does CVS Health offer colleagues benefits?

We believe in taking care of people. It’s why we provide a comprehensive, market-competitive compensation and benefits package that suits a variety of personal needs and goals. Eligibility depends on the job.

How can I prepare for my interview?

The key to predicting how you will perform in a job is to collect and examine examples of how you performed in similar situations in the past. Our interviews are targeted for the specific job for which you are applying.

Does CVS Health offer career advancement?

Yes, we want your work at CVS to be more than a job, we want it to be a fulfilling experience where you find challenging and rewarding opportunities, respect among colleagues, competitive pay, benefits that protect you and your family, and a high performance culture that recognizes and values your contributions and helps you reach your career goals.

Is Diversity important to CVS Health?

At CVS Health, our goal is to draw on the strength of every individual by promoting a diverse workplace. We recognize that our success depends on the diverse talent, skills, and experience of our employees. Our colleagues, our programs, and our suppliers reflect the customers we serve. Through our commitment to diversity and inclusive behavior, we make our business stronger. Learn more about Strategic Diversity Management at this link: cvshealth.com/about/diversity.

CVS Health Colleague Resource groups set us apart as an organization. They allow us to demonstrate our values as an organization and focus on the growth of our colleagues. Membership is voluntary and encouraged at all levels as an opportunity to network with colleagues from all parts of our business. These groups provide us an opportunity to learn more about ourselves and our business ‚Äď together. You‚Äôll find our Colleague Resource groups are meaningful and rewarding. ¬†Watch the video below to learn more.

I am familiar with CVS pharmacy, but what is CVS Health?

CVS Health is a one-of-a-kind health care company that helps patients get the care they need through the channel that works best for them.

For more than 50 years, CVS Pharmacy has offered customers the products and services they need to stay on their path to better health. In addition to our pharmacies, our stores feature on-trend beauty departments, healthier food options and a selection of general merchandise.

CVS Caremark offers pharmacy benefit management and prescription mail order services. We employ a combination of clinical interventions, discounted drug purchase arrangements and formulary management strategies to help manage drug costs for members and clients.

MinuteClinic offers convenient access to care, with more than 1,100 locations. Our nurse practitioners diagnose illnesses, injuries, and skin conditions, and provide a variety of wellness services, including vaccinations, physicals, and chronic condition monitoring.

Being diagnosed with a rare or complex condition can be daunting, but CVS Specialty can help. In addition to filling specialty prescriptions, we provide the tools and services patients need to effectively manage their medication therapy and achieve their best health.

Learn more about CVS Health and our history by watching the videos below or at this link: cvshealth.com/about/facts-and-company-information


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