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Logistics Safety and Risk Assistant Manager-New Atlanta, GA Fulfillment Center

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

Position Summary

Protect company assets through the execution of safety initiatives, inventory recovery and internal and external theft reduction programs. Identify, observe, and record (internal or external) persons involved in criminal or negligent activity impacting the warehouse and ultimately the company. Oversee reduction of lost inventory, time, and assets, monitor surveillance equipment and partner with Safety/Risk manager in the implementation and oversight of Safety/Risk initiatives. Demonstrate the company's core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety.

Essential Job Functions

  • Enforce safe work practices and procedures with associates, drivers, and leadership
  • Identify and prevent unsafe or unhealthful workplace conditions or hazards
  • Ensure new hires are orientated to Kroger Safety Standards, and all required documentation is completed accurately and timely
  • Ensure safety boards with postings, including, but not limited to health and safety policy, inspection and audit results, location of first aid, etc. are maintained and current
  • Supervise and coach direct reports in the performance of their duties; complete performance reviews and provide feedback to direct reports
  • Conduct internal and external investigations and report findings to Safety/Risk manager and appropriate stakeholders
  • Identify and resolve conditions/behaviors that affect shrink, safety and profitability by auditing for compliance and communicating Safety/Risk awareness
  • Ensure the implementation and effectiveness of Safety/Risk strategies at site and/or spoke level
  • Test functionality of warehouse Safety/Risk equipment (CCTV, DVRs, Computers, Door Seals, etc.)
  • Oversee surveillance to detect internal and external loss
  • Oversee physical security checks; make recommendations to prevent loss and improve profitability
  • Oversee and complete thorough reports on all Safety/Risk related activities
  • Serve as a district and division lead to identify and develop solutions to reduce waste
  • Support the Safety/Risk manager in execution of Safety/Risk initiatives
  • Ensure compliance with corporate policies and procedures
  • Comply with all federal, state, and local laws, as well as company policies and procedures, when carrying out responsibilities
  • Maintain ability to work weekends when needed
  • Must be able to perform the essential job functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation
  • Minimum Position Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Any experience in Safety/Risk and/or Safety
  • Excellent oral/written communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain integrity, honesty and professionalism
  • Proven leadership Skills
  • Ability to diffuse confrontational situations
  • Basic to moderate computer skills
  • Desired Previous Experience/Education

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Wicklander Certification
  • Operational knowledge of CCTV systems
  • Operational knowledge of pallet and slot auditing at warehouse level
  • Education Level: Bachelor's Desired
    Required Travel: Up to 25%
    Required Certifications/Licenses: None
    Position Type: Full-Time

    Regions: South

    States: Alabama; Georgia; South Carolina
    Keywords: Fulfillment


    Jobs at Kroger Logistics:  To support and reward our hardworking and friendly associates, we offer much more than just a paycheck. We strive to feed your future by offering the ingredients you need to create your own recipe for success at work and in life. Our associates receive a full plate of benefits that promote their physical, emotional and financial well-being, including access to competitive health care and retirement benefits, paid time off, mental health resources, associate discounts and opportunities to learn, grow and advance. Our associates also get to help us make a difference in our communities through our Zero Hunger | Zero Waste and Framework for Action: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion plans. Visit the to learn more about our work in the communities we serve and how our associates help us be a good neighbor.

    Below is a list of some of the benefits we offer our associates.

    Health & Well-being Benefits:

    • Health care benefits
    • Paid time off such as vacation, sick leave, and parental leave
    • Mental and emotional support resources through our Employee Assistance Program

    Financial Benefits:

    • Participation in a 401(k) plan, subject to certain eligibility requirements
    • Group term life insurance eligible
    • Eligible for an annual bonus based upon company performance
    • Associate discounts

    Growth and Development Benefits:

    • Tuition assistance, college scholarships and educational leave of absence, depending on varying criteria by location and subject to certain eligibility requirements
    • Robust internal training and development resources to grow your career

    We want the best for associates and our customers, and together, we strive to create a welcoming and engaging environment where you’ll love to work. If you are interested in becoming a valued member of our team, apply now. We look forward to getting to know you!

    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:  GA || Forest Park || 2000 Anvil Block Rd. || 30297 || Kroger Logistics || None || Logistics/Supply Chain || Employee || Exempt || Full-Time || None 


    Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

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