General Clerical Assistant at The Kroger Company in Clackamas, OR

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

The Fred Meyer Clackamas Distribution Center is a proud member of the nation-wide Kroger Family of Companies. We are currently looking for Clerical Associates to become a part of our Grocery Complex.   The Grocery Complex is a union warehouse and the shift(s) that you are scheduled are based by seniority, you must be able to work all shifts including day, swing and graveyard.        


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.


Why you’ll love working with us:

Competitive Wages

Scheduled – based on seniority 

Excellent health benefit package

401k/Roth Options

Paid time off (vacation, holidays and personal days)

Paid sick leave

Employee discounts at Kroger 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:

Assist and provide clerical support for the Distribution Center office. Role model and demonstrate the Company's core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety of self and others.

Fred Meyer also requires that all associates perform all tasks in a safe manner consistent with corporate policies and state and federal laws.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Model "Customer 1st" behavior; deliver and encourage other associates to deliver excellent customer service
  • Answer incoming calls and direct them appropriately
  • Greet visitors, as needed
  • Create memos, correspondence, and other documents
  • Provide assistance at the following areas: split/loam, verification, pallet label/receiving, arrival, appointment, inventory control, report, import and swing-shift/graveyard desks
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation

Minimum Position Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) plus one-three months clerical experience; or combination of relevant education and experience.
  • Minimum 18 years of age
  • Ability to pass drug test
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work overtime on an occasional basis
  • Ability to work any shift
  • Ability to travel independently on an occasional basis
  • Maintain confidentiality
  • Accuracy/attention to detail
  • Ability to organize/prioritize variety of tasks/projects
  • Ability to work within set time frames and fixed deadlines
  • 10,000 SPH ten-key
  • 40 WPM typing
  • Ability to continue education, as necessary
  • Valid driver's license

Desired Previous Job Experience:

  • Knowledge of Fred Meyer policies, procedures, and organizational structure
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel



This posting is for the position of Appointment Clerk. In addition to the above duties summary, the person who fills this positon will be responsible for the following:


  • Act as liaison for buyers for Kroger 
  • Have frequent interactions with Kroger buying staff
  • Support the management team in terms of their receiving needs
  • Determine how many pallets are coming in for every department (example: no ice cream at these times)
  • Evaluate and schedule appointments based on receiving requirements at the facility 
  • Provide vacation relief
  • Perform all tasks in safe manner



Additional Qualifications:

  • Ability to multi-task 
  • Ability to handle multiple interuptions
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to make decisions based on quick and efficient approach
  • Ability to remember details and implement them
  • Flexibility in scheduling - must be willing to work all shifts and weekends
  • Ability to read and follow instructions
  • Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables 
  • Ability to organize and prioritize a variety of tasks






Leadership Behaviors: Achieves Results through Teamwork, Coaches and Develops Others, Communicates Effectively and Candidly, Executes with Excellence, Leads Change and Innovation, Leads through Positive Influence, Provides Clear and Strategic Direction, Puts the Customer First. For more information on the Kroger Leadership Behavior model, click here.


Education Level:  High School Diploma/GED Desired
Required Travel:  None
Required Certifications/Licenses:  None
Regions:  West

States: Oregon; Washington
Keywords: clerical, clerk, logistics, freight, manufacturing


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