Need a job? Kroger needs 400 new employees across the region

Kroger is looking for 400 new employees.
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Kroger is looking for 400 new employees.

As it continues to grow and expand its digital platforms, Kroger is looking to hire 400 new associates in the Dayton and Cincinnati division.

The region-wide hiring event is Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at all Cincinnati and Dayton-area Kroger stores. Anyone looking for a job can apply online in advance of the event.

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Clerks have starting minimum wages of $10 an hour. Deli and bakery workers will start at $11 per hour and third-shift workers start at $12 an hour.

Earlier this year, Kroger announced new employee benefits including higher wages, more generous retirement plans and associate benefits.

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The popular grocer currently has more than 110 stores between the Dayton and Cincinnati areas and employs about 20,000 associates in the division.

The company also announced that it was hiring 300 associates in the Cincinnati and Dayton areas in July.

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