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DC Truck Driver

Date: Mar 9, 2018

Location: Riverside, CA, US, 92506

Company: Kroger

Company Name: Ralphs
Position Type: Employee
FLSA Status: non-exempt



Position Summary:

Responsible for safely transporting 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 corporate and departmental safety standards.
  • Inspect truck for defects before, during and after trips and submits report indicating truck condition.
  • Check refrigeration trailer for malfunctions.
  • Weigh load.
  • Unload merchandise at store.
  • Pick up goods at vendor locations and backhaul, verifies products and quantities as loaded.
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation.
  • Commitment to providing customer service that makes both internal and external customers feel welcome, important and appreciated.
  • Must meet Federal Department of Transportation physical requirements.
  • Ability to work a varied schedule including weekends and overtime on a regular basis.
  • Ability to work any shift.
  • Familiarity with trucking terms and processes.
  • Ability to back 53' trailers safely in to store docks or vendor locations.
  • Valid commercial Class A CDL driver's license. Ability to operate the following special equipment, machinery and special tools- over the road tractors, refrigeration units, and dollies, electric or manual pallet jacks
  • Two years active driving experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation.

Minimum Position Qualifications:

  • Valid CDL
  • 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.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio and percent and to draw and interpret graphs.
  • Ability to carry out instructions furnished in written, verbal or diagram form.
  • Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
  • Ability to travel independently.
  • Minimum 21 years of age.

Desired Previous Job Experience

  • Two years Tractor / Trailer driving experience,


Education Level: High School Diploma/GED Desired
Required Certifications/Licenses: CDL A
Position Type: Part-Time 
Shift(s): Day; Evening; Overnight

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 443,000 associates who serve customers in 2,796 retail food stores under a variety of local banner names in 35 states and the District of Columbia.  Kroger and its subsidiaries operate an expanding ClickList offering – a personalized, order online, pick up at the store service – in addition to 2,253 pharmacies, 787 convenience stores, 324 fine jewelry stores, 1,439 supermarket fuel centers and 38 food production plants in the United States.  Kroger is recognized as one of America’s most generous companies for its support of more than 100 Feeding America food bank partners, breast cancer research and awareness, the military and their families, and more than 145,000 community organizations including schools. Careers with The Kroger Co. and our family of companies offer competitive wages, flexible schedules, benefits and room for advancement.

 Posting Notes:  CA || Riverside || 1500 Eastridge Ave. || 92506 || Ralphs || None || Distribution || Employee || Non-Exempt || Part-Time || CDL A 

Nearest Major Market: Riverside
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

Job Segment: Delivery, Engineer, Bank, Banking, Truck Driver, Retail, Engineering, Finance

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