Kroger hiring 300 new employees in Dayton-Cincinnati area

Kroger needs 300 new employees in Dayton-Cincinnati area
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Kroger needs 300 new employees in Dayton-Cincinnati area

With growth comes jobs, and Kroger is looking to fill 300 positions in the Dayton and Cincinnati region.

Kroger will host a region-wide hiring event July 21 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at all 109 Dayton- and Cincinnati-area Kroger stores.

Minimum starting rates are $10 per hour for store clerks, $11 per hour for deli and bakery clerks and $11 per hour for pharmacy technicians. Third-shift overnight staff rates start at $12 an hour.

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In April, Kroger announced new long-term associate benefits, including the Feed Your Future education program, accelerated investment in wages, a more generous retirement benefit and associate discounts and uplift programs for eligible associates. The company currently employs about 20,000 associates in the Cincinnati/Dayton Division.