Albertsons is a supermarket retailer that operates under its own name and under the brands Acme, Albertsons Express, Bristol Farms, County Line Liquor, Grocery Warehouse, Jewel, Jewel Express, Jewel-Osco, Lazy Acres, Max Foods, Osco Drug, Sav-on Drug, Save-A-Lot Shaw's, Star Market and Super Saver. In April 2006, Albertsons returned the Lucky Stores brand name due to a dispute with Grocery Outlet. Albertsons also operates stand-alone drug stores under the banners of Osco Drug and Sav-on Drug.
At many of the Albertsons family of stores that include pharmacies, the Osco and Sav-on brand names are used along with the name of Albertson's grocery store. Albertsons operates more than 2,500 stores in 37 states and approximately 230,000 associates. Joe's Albertsons original philosophy of giving the customers the merchandise they want, at a price they can afford, and ensuring each Albertsons store is clean and offers great service from friendly personnel, still applies today. Albertsons strives to continue to offer consumers new and exciting one-stop shopping ideas.
Albertsons is committed to providing young people with opportunities to excel. In 1999, Albertsons demonstrated the continuing dedication to educational excellence and opportunity through several programs. In 1999, Albertsons extended its Community Partners Card program - a simple and innovative fund-raising program for community organizations - to all Albertsons communities.
Albertsons store in Houston, Texas, donated 30,000 pounds of school supplies to local learning programs. Mayor Lee P. Brown received the supplies on behalf of his educational programs, and he and students from Wheatley High School distributed them to sites served by the After-School Achievement and Adopt-A-School programs. Albertsons store directors and representatives of the Company's human resources department have hosted a booth at the fair, interviewing interested students and handing out employment applications. The city of Oakland named the Company, "Best Employer" at the job fair.
If you've dreamed of a career with a company that encourages your contributions, values your input and supports your continued advancement, then visualize yourself at Albertsons. Albertsons promise bright prospects for your future and many options across the country. Albertsons Information Technology (IT) department offers a variety of exciting careers both for seasoned professionals and for entry-level candidates.
As a member of one of the applied technology teams, the IT associates make contributions to Albertsons store distribution centers, and support facilities across the nation. IT opportunities at Albertsons are seemingly endless. Albertsons offers competitive salaries and benefits packages that provide life and health insurance, an employee assistance program, disability pay plan, paid vacations and holidays and a profit sharing plan.
Albertsons is an equal opportunity employer strongly committed to providing a drug-free workplace.