Courtesy UPS
Courtesy UPS

Whether you’re looking for permanent or seasonal work, two companies are looking for employees in metro Atlanta.

Kroger supermarkets is hiring 2,000 permanent associates across its Atlanta Division, which includes Georgia, Eastern Alabama and South Carolina. The nation’s largest grocery retailer currently employees more than 28,000 in its Atlanta Division.

“Kroger is committed to creating job opportunities for our current and future employees,” says Glynn Jenkins, director of communications and public relations for Kroger’s Atlanta Division. “Our continued growth allows us to provide our communities with hard-working, customer-centered associates who create the exceptional shopping experience our customers expect and deserve.”

Kroger is hiring for a variety of positions, including front end, deli, and store clerks.Interested applicants can apply at

UPS announced yesterday that it plans to hire around 95,000 seasonal employees for the holidays. The delivery services needs drivers, sorters, loaders, unloaders and other assistance to deliver millions of packages this year. Those who work during the holiday season have the opportunity to pursue full-time positions at UPS.

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Collin Kelley has been the editor of Atlanta Intown for two decades and has been a journalist and freelance writer for 35 years. He’s also an award-winning poet and novelist.