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The Kroger Co. - Compton, CA

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Company Name:

Kroger Logistics

Position Type:


FLSA Status:

Non- exempt

Position Summary:

Safely transport goods to stores and customers of the distribution trucking company. Perform all tasks in a safe manner consistent with corporate policies and state and federal laws. Demonstrate the companys core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety.

Essential Job Functions:

Drive truck to deliver goods to stores and other customers.

Adhere to all federal, state, corporate and departmental safety standards.

Inspect truck for defects before, during and after trips; submits report indicating truck condition.

Check refrigeration trailer for malfunctions.

Weigh load.

Unload merchandise at store.

Pick up goods at vendor locations (backhauls) and verifies products and quantities as loaded.

Maintain flexibility to work any shift, including weekends on a regular basis

Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation.

Add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Compute rate, ratio and percent and to draw and interpret graphs

Minimum Position Qualifications:

Minimum 21 years of age

Ability to travel independently

Ability to carry out instructions furnished in written, verbal or diagram form

Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations

Commitment to providing customer service that makes both internal and external customers feel welcome, important and appreciated

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.

Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients and other employees of the organization.

Valid Commercial Class A CDL drivers license.

Must meet all Federal Department of Transportation physical requirements of a Class A CDL driver.

Familiarity with trucking terms and processes.

Ability to back 53 trailers safely in to store docks or vendor locations.

Ability to operate the following special equipment, machinery and/or special tools: over-the road tractors, refrigeration units, and dollies, electric or manual pallet jacks

1 years active driving experience with one years doubles experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Desired Previous Job Experience:

One years Tractor / Trailer driving experience

Education Level:


Required Certifications/Licenses:


Position Type:



Day; Evening; Overnight



States: California

Keywords: DOT, Class A, Store Delivery

Jobs at Kroger Logistics:

Kroger Logistics is a best-in-class supply chain team that services our more than 2,500 grocery and convenience stores that stretch coast-to-coast across the U.S., including Alaska. We are comprised of more than 30 distribution centers, regional freight centers, transportation and office locations. In Kroger Logistics, we offer career opportunities in Safety, Professional Driving, Warehouse Operations, International Logistics, Engineering, Supply Chain and Human Resources. If you are looking for an ever-changing, fast-paced environment focused on supporting our Customer 1st Strategy, we welcome your online application.

Company Overview

Kroger Family of Companies employs nearly half a million associates who serve customers in 2,782 retail food stores under a variety of local banner names

in 35 states. Our Family of Companies also operates 2,268 pharmacies, 274 fine jewelry stores, 1,489 supermarket fuel centers and 38 food production plants in the United States. Kroger is dedicated to our Purpose: to Feed the Human Spirit by serving America through food inspiration and uplift and creating #ZeroHungerZeroWaste communities by 2025. Careers with The Kroger Co. and our family of companies offer competitive wages, flexible schedules, benefits and room for advancement.

Posting Notes: CA||Compton|| 1100 W. Artesia Blvd. ||90220 || Kroger Logistics||None||Distribution ||Employee|| Non-Exempt

|| Part-Time|| CDL A


10 days 19 hours ago

The Kroger Co.


DC Truck Driver The Kroger Co. - Compton, CA, United States


Location: Compton, CA

Company Profile:
In 1883, Barney Kroger invested his life savings of $372 to open a grocery store at 66 Pearl Street in downtown Cincinnati. The son of a merchant, he ran his business with a simple motto: “Be particular. Never sell anything you would not want yourself.”