Job description


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


Facility Engineering Carpenter 1

Department: Enterprise Facility Engineering
Position Type: Employee
Location: Service to various Kroger and Jay C locations


Position Summary:

Assist in providing carpentry maintenance, repairs and provide support to assigned service calls. Demonstrate the company’s core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety.

Essential Job Functions:

Drive independently to stores on a daily basis as assigned.
Assist and perform various preventive maintenance tasks and procedures.
Perform minor building, painting and fixture repairs.
Maintain an accurate and organized inventory of parts.
Operate equipment, vehicles, powered industrial trucks and aerial lifts safely.
Clean and maintain company service vehicles, if one is assigned.
Orally communicate with store personnel regarding the proper use of equipment as it relates to repeat calls and overtime.
Utilize company email system to send and receive messages.
Properly complete all repair, labor, parts purchasing and usage documentation in a timely fashion.
Comply with all department and company policies and procedures.
Assist in fabricating new cabinetry.
Assist other skilled trade technicians in repairs as requested.
Physical demands include, but are not limited to, high aptitude for standing and walking endurance, sitting while driving to various stores, lifting and carrying up to 70 pounds, pushing and pulling, climbing ladders of various types, bending, squatting, and kneeling, and working in different temperatures inside and outside the store.
Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation
Minimum Position Qualifications & Education Requirements: 

High school diploma or equivalent
Vocational school certification or 1 year proven carpentry experience
Must hold and maintain a valid driver’s license
Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office
Ability to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends, holidays and overtime when necessary
Desired Previous Job Experience/Education:

Commercial carpentry experience
Experience reading décor plans

Leadership Behaviors: Achieves Results through Teamwork, Coaches and Develops Others, Communicates Effectively and Candidly, Executes with Excellence, Leads Change and Innovation, Leads through Positive Influence, Provides Clear and Strategic Direction, Puts the Customer First. For more information on the Kroger Leadership Behavior model, click here.

Education Level: High School Diploma/ GED Required
Required Certifications/Licenses: Driver's License
Shift(s): 1st Shift

Desired Experience: Roofing and Maintenance Carpentry
Regions: South




Nearest Major Market: Louisville

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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