Atlanta, Ga. (CW69 News at 10)


— Area residents looking for a fresh new career with competitive pay encouraged to visit their local Kroger for the one-day hiring event —

 On Saturday, Nov. 7, from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Kroger will host a one-day job fair for all Atlanta Division stores, which includes Georgia, Eastern Alabama and South Carolina. The company seeks to fill more than 863 positions for the holiday season.

The process is simple Those interested in working at Kroger should apply at prior to the job fair and simply return to their preferred store on Saturday, Nov. 7, between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m., no appointment necessary. 

Recruitment, development and advancement of diverse talent, at every level of the business, including leadership, remains a focus for Kroger. The company strives to help all associates achieve success at work and in life through its suite of Feed Your Future programs, including a tuition reimbursement benefit of up to $3,500 annually – $21,000 over the course of employment – toward continuing education. These funds can be applied to education programs like certifications, associate degrees or graduate degrees.

“We are committed to creating job opportunities in the communities we serve,” says Felix Turner, corporate affairs manager for Kroger’s Atlanta Division. “We invite and encourage area residents to explore the numerous job and career options available. A fresh welcome is waiting for new associates in our local Kroger stores.”

Kroger’s Atlanta Division employs more than 30,000 associates. In addition to tuition assistance, Kroger offers numerous benefits for its associates, including competitive pay, insurance, flexible scheduling and long-term career growth.