Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Oconomowoc


Company Name: Oconomowoc Distribution Center
Position Type: Employee
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 company’s 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 driver’s 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 year’s active driving experience with one year’s doubles experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Desired Previous Job Experience:

One year’s Tractor / Trailer driving experience
Education Level: High School Diploma/GED Desired
Required Certifications/Licenses: CDL A
Position Type: Full-Time 
Shift(s): Day; Evening; Overnight
Regions: Any; General Office- Cincinnati; Mid-Atlantic; Midwest; Mountain; South; West

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:  WI || Oconomowoc || 1111 E. Delafield Rd. || 53066 || Oconomowoc Distribution Center || None || Distribution; Logistics/Supply Chain || Employee || Non-Exempt || Full-Time || CDL A 

Nearest Major Market: Waukesha
Nearest Secondary Market: Milwaukee

About the company

Kroger, one of the world’s largest retailers, employs more than 339,000 associates who serve customers in 2,425 supermarkets and multi-department stores in 31 states under two dozen local banner names including Kroger, City Market, Dillons, Jay C, Food 4 Less, Fred Meyer, Fry's, King Soopers, QFC, Ralphs and Smith's. The company also operates 789 convenience stores, 337 fine jewelry stores, 1,109 supermarket fuel centers and 38 food processing plants in the U.S. Kroger also operates over 80 “The Little Clinic” retail healthcare sites inside select Kroger, King Sooper and Fry’s stores.

Recognized by Forbes as the most generous company in America, Kroger supports hunger relief, breast cancer awareness, the military and their families, and more than 30,000 schools and grassroots organizations in the communities it serves. Kroger contributes food and funds equal to 160 million meals a year through more than 80 Feeding America food bank partners. For more information please visit

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