A popular grocery store chain is looking to hire a large number of employees throughout Southern California.

Ralphs is planning to fill 800 open positions. Six locations in Torrance are included in the process.

Chain officials say they plan to host hiring events from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. this Saturday at all of its locations. Before heading to the store, job seekers are urged to first apply online at Jobs.Kroger.Com/Ralphs.

Ralphs is offering positions with competitive wages, flexible schedules, benefits and room for growth. Some of the positions include bagger, meat, deli and bakery clerk.

Ralphs is a subsidiary of The Kroger Co., one of the nation’s largest food retailers.