Kenosha, Wisconsin

Department: Roundys Commissary
Position Type: Employee
Position Reports To: Production Supervisor
Position Supervises: N/A
Pay Level: Hourly
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt



Position Summary:

Assist in the preparation of product while maintaining the highest level of quality standards. Perform all jobs safely, efficiently and accurately to maintain and improve the performance of the entire plant in the areas of Safety, Quality, Reliability (SQR) and our Customer 1st strategy. Provide leadership that embodies our 7 Kroger Manufacturing High Performance Work System principles. Demonstrate the company’s core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety. 

Essential Job Functions:

  • Ensure the quality and freshness of all products
  • Maintain work areas in a safe and sanitary manner by following established procedures
  • Operate certain warehouse vehicular equipment, including forklifts, pallet jacks, etc.
  • Perform packaging function at the end of production lines
  • Perform various shipping and receiving functions
  • Perform labor intensive activities associated with the production of food products
  • Operate various machines used in the production of food items, including boxer/packer equipment, wrapping equipment, bottling equipment, bundler equipment, baggers, labelers, vacuum packers, etc.
  • Use established procedures for properly operating equipment and make minor adjustments to maintain the equipment
  • Report equipment problems for repairs
  • Perform certain sanitation work in work area
  • Assist the production technician in the production process
  • 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 & Education:      

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 6+ months of related experience or training
  • Basic math skills, including the ability to compute rate, ratio and percent
  • Ability to draw and interpret bar graphs
  • Ability to interpret safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence
  • Ability to work independently or in groups

Desired Previous Job Experience:

  • Experience in food manufacturing


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

Regions: Midwest

States: Wisconsin


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:  WI || Kenosha || 5500 52nd Street || 53144 || Roundy's || None || Manufacturing || Employee || Non-Exempt || Full-Time || None 

Kenosha, Wisconsin

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.

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