McLane Company Hiring Thousands

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With retail businesses showing robust numbers, Berkshire Hathaway’s McLane Company is looking for thousands of people for jobs as drivers or as warehouse teammates.

The company scheduled a National Hiring Day on July 16, and candidates can apply in person at any of McLane Company’s 70 distribution centers nationwide from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Interested candidates have the opportunity to meet hiring managers, speak with teammates and receive on-the-spot offers. McLane has available roles for any qualified applicant 18 years or older, from students and military service members to retirees, including overnight and daytime jobs.

McLane’s record of people moving from entry-level all the way to the top includes the current CEO CEO and president Tony Frankenberger. More than 35 years ago, after serving in the United States Air Force, Frankenberger began his career as an hourly teammate washing and fueling trucks for McLane Company.

With 22,000 employees, McLane Company is one of the largest supply chain services leaders in the United States, providing grocery and foodservice solutions for convenience stores, mass merchants, drug stores, and chain restaurants.

Through McLane Grocery and McLane Foodservice, McLane operates over 80 distribution centers and one of the nation’s largest private fleets. The company buys, sells, and delivers more than 50,000 consumer products to nearly 110,000 locations across the U.S. Additionally, McLane provides alcoholic beverage distribution through its subsidiary, Empire Distributors, Inc.

© 2021 David Mazor

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