Requisition ID : 40587Career Group : Store CareersJob Category : BC Store OperationsTravel Requirements : Country : Canada (CA)Province : British Columbia (CA-BC)City : TerraceLocation : Safeway - 4946 (Terrace Shopping Centre)Postal Code : A proudly Canadian retail company, Sobeys began in 1907 as a small meat delivery business in Stellarton, Nova Scotia.
Today, Sobeys Inc. serves the food shopping needs of Canadians with approximately 1,500 stores in all 10 provinces under retail banners that include Sobeys, Safeway, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, and Lawton’s Drug Stores as well as in-store pharmacies, liquor and more than 350 retail fuel locations.
Together with our 125,000 employees and franchise affiliates and a collective passion for delivering exceptional food and shopping experiences, Sobeys’ purpose is to improve the lives of Canadians by helping them Eat Better, Feel Better and Do Better.
We are the newest member of Sobeys Inc.’s retail food offering which serves the needs of Canadians with more than 1,500 stores in over 800 communities from coast-to-coast.
Whether it's your first job or you're ready for a new challenge, we have a career to fit your life. Our commitment to delivering top quality products and superior service to our customers, and for giving back to the communities we serve has earned us a reputation as an employer of choice for those looking for an exciting career in food retail.
A day in the life of a Meat Production Specialist : You will deal directly with customers and answer questions on everything from grilling to nutrition.
Our highly skilled Meat Clerks are trained here to prepare the outsttnding quality selections that Safeway has built its reputation on.
Become part of the team that offers our customers some of our best-selling products.Job DescriptionExperiencePreference will be given to candidates with previous Meat or Seafood experienceSafeway specific training will be providedKey ResponsibilitiesUpholds and complies with company procedures, standards and policies in all situationsGreets customers in a polite and friendly mannerDemonstrates superior customer service in accordance with Safeway’s programsMaintaining and building merchandise displays in compliance with Safeway programsOrder writingReceiving and rotating productFilling meat and seafood counters and showcasesUse of hand wrapper, and scalePricing meats and seafoodCleaning and sanitizing work areaWorking with raw as well as cooked seafoodJob RequirementsKnowledge, Skills and Abilities RequiredAbility to learn quicklyAbility to work in a fast paced environmentHighly motivated and team orientedAbility to communicate clearly and concisely in both oral and written formPossess strong Customer Service qualitiesWorks in a safe and responsible mannerAble to work in a cold environmentAvailable to work flexible hoursEvening and weekend availability is strongly encouragedMust be available to be scheduled anytime on Sunday (Alberta Only)Physical Requirements(Seldom : Not Daily, Rare : 0-5% of shift, Occasional : 6-33% of shift, Frequent : 34-66% of shift, Constant : 66-100% of shift)Constant lifting of up to 20 poundsOccasional lifting of between 20-50 poundsConstant grippingFrequent standing, bending, walking, twisting, carrying, pushing or pullingOccasional exposure to cold temperaturesWhy work for us : We offer regular pay increases for hourly employees, flexible scheduling and a comprehensive benefit plan that includes employer funded prescription drug coverage, vision care, dental coverage, and pension plan for eligible employeesWe are looking for friendly, enthusiastic individuals who enjoy giving our customers the best shopping experienceIf you want the chance to join one of the best retail teams in the industry, enhance your skill set, learn from experts and advance your career, this is the place to beWe are an award winning organization that is renowned for its inclusive work environment and recognized as a great place to workSobeys is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process and will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of this process.
While all responses are appreciated only those being considered for interviews will be acknowledged.We appreciate the interest from the Staffing industry however respectfully request no calls or unsolicited resumes from Agencies.