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Fred Meyer Chehalis Maintenance Helper

Company Name: Kroger Logistics
Position Type: Employee
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt


At Kroger, we are looking for talented and engaged individuals with a passion to Feed the Human Spirit. We need individuals who will share in our goal to being friendly and caring, and to make sure that everything we do is Fresh for Everyone in our communities. Our employees are leaders who are committed to personifying Our Promise of Everyone Friendly and Caring, Everything Fresh, to Uplift in Every Way and to Improve Every Day.


The Fred Meyer Chehalis Retail Service Center (RSC) warehouse, is a proud member of the nation-wide Kroger Family of Companies.  The RSC services 138 Fred Meyer, 68 QFC, and 188 Kroger Market Place stores across the country.  This is Kroger’s only flow through facility for general merchandise.  The facility specializes in general merchandise, seasonal product, apparel, home electronics, slow moving grocery, and wine and spirits.   The facility is 40% Kroger employee operated, and 60% 3PL including transportation. The RSC sits on 73.5 acres and is 729K sq ft with 85% of the volume being is processed through automation on 5.7 miles of conveyers.  The RSC processes around 175M units annually.


We are currently looking for Maintenance Helper to become a part of our team. Our distribution center is a flow through facility which is partly run by automation.


Why you’ll love working with us:

Competitive Wages

Consistent schedule

Excellent health benefit package

Pension with 401k Options

Paid time off (vacation, holidays and personal days)

Paid sick leave

Employee discounts at Fred Meyer and Kroger Banner stores

Tuition Reimbursement

Employee discounts with cell phone providers, computer companies, travel organizations and more!

Advancement potential in a fast-growing industry. Come for a job. Stay for a career


Position Summary:

Responsible for assisting mechanics in daily repair work. The company also requires that all employees perform all tasks in a safe manner consistent with corporate policies and state and federal laws. Role model and demonstrate the company's core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety of others.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Review repair log and prepares jobs.
  • Assist mechanics in repairs.
  • Conduct parts runs.
  • Maintain lighting system
  • Maintain dock equipment.
  • Inspect sprinkler system.
  • Change and service motive batteries.
  • Install, repair and replace racking
  • Perform preventive maintenance on various equipment.
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation.

Minimum Position Qualifications:

  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or verbal instructions.
  • Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
  • Minimum 18 years of age.
  • Ability and willingness to move with purpose and a strong sense of urgency.
  • Ability to work weekends.
  • Ability to work overtime.
  • Ability to work any shift.
  • Familiarity with distribution center terms and processes.
  • Ability to organize and prioritize a variety of tasks/projects.
  • Ability to work within set time frames and fixed deadlines.
  • Ability and willingness to continue education, as necessary.
  • Ability to operate the following special equipment, machinery, and/or special tools: hand truck, hand and power pallet jack, power lift equipment (Company will train).
  • Valid driver's license

Desired Previous Job Experience

  • High school education or general education degree (GED) plus one year experience in mechanical field or equivalent combination of education and experience.


Education Level: None
Required Certifications/Licenses: None
Position Type: Full-Time 
Shift(s): Evening

Regions: 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 over 11 million customers daily through a seamless shopping experience under a variety of banner names.  At The Kroger Co., we are Fresh for Everyone™ and dedicated to our Purpose: To Feed the Human Spirit®.  We are committed to 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:  WA || Chehalis || 222 Maurin Rd. || 98532 || Kroger Logistics || None || Logistics/Supply Chain || Employee || Non-Exempt || Full-Time || None 

Nearest Major Market: Tacoma
Nearest Secondary Market: Seattle

Job Segment: Engineer, Merchandising, Engineering, Retail

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