Irving, Texas

Company Name: America's Beverage
Position Type: Employee
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt



Position Summary:

A one-year rotational position with return to prior position. Lead or coordinate day-to-day operations of the TPC process. Work with Continuous Improvement Leader to identify opportunities, define process, develop communication and training materials, and guide teams through TPC initiatives. Role model and demonstrate the company's core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety of others.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Coach teams to develop standard work and training materials to support concept application.
  • Help coach all shifts to ensure standard work is followed.
  • Ensure proper and timely documentation and communication of standard work.
  • Assist with implementation of best practices.
  • Facilitate Kaizen events as appropriate.
  • Keep current with all Kaizen events within the past six months.
  • Ensure all training materials are updated to reflect improvements
  • Ensure the local Kamishibai program has been updated to ensure changes are being sustained.
  • Support 7/30/60/90 Day reviews.
  • Ensure reviews are conducted on a timely basis.
  • Support review action items to ensure timely completion.
  • Follow established programs, policies and practices to produce safe quality foods that meet regulatory and company requirements.
  • Support the development, implementation, maintenance, and ongoing improvement of the SQF 2000 Systems.
  • Accountable to the Kroger Manufacturing Food Safety and Quality Principles.
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation.

Minimum Position Qualifications:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Self-motivated and self-directed.
  • Proven team leadership skills.
  • Adapts quickly to changing conditions and needs.
  • Able to build trust by interacting with others in a collaborative manner.
  • Invite participation and diverse perspectives to achieve stronger results.
  • Set goals and help the team achieve them.
  • Effectively communicate with plant personnel of all levels and disciplines.
  • Highly organized.
  • Proficient multi-tasking.
  • Effectively prioritize tasks, resources and schedules
  • Proficient in basic computer and key board skills.
  • Effective presentation / facilitation skills.
  • Able to work all shifts as responsibilities require.
  • Must be current on safety observations.
  • Must have completed or be able to complete TPC Process training.

Desired Previous Job Experience

  • N/A


Education Level: High School Diploma/ GED Required
Required Certifications/Licenses: None
Position Type: Full-Time 
Shift(s): Day; Evening; Overnight

Regions: South

States: Texas


Jobs at Kroger Manufacturing: Through quality products, strong individual commitments and team spirit, Kroger has been established as a leader in the manufacturing industry. Kroger Manufacturing provides career development programs aligned with aspirations in Engineering, Process Management, Information Systems, Quality Assurance, Operations Management, Human Resources, Finance and Procurement. Our work force programs provide technically challenging rotations with cross-functional teams, plants and locations to allow our Associates to learn from some of the brightest minds in the business. Experience and training combined with mentoring and guidance from plant sponsors prepare our Associates with the skills and leadership behaviors needed to achieve a successful career at Kroger.


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:  TX || Irving || 1331 E. Airport Frway || 75062 || America's Beverage || None || Manufacturing || Employee || Non-Exempt || Full-Time || None 

Irving, Texas

The Kroger Co. (NYSE:KR) is one of the world's largest grocery retailers, with fiscal 2012 sales of $96.8 billion. The Kroger Co. Family of Stores spans many states with store formats that include grocery and multi-department stores, discount, convenience stores and jewelry stores. We operate under nearly two dozen banners, all of which share the same belief in building strong local ties and brand loyalty with our customers.