Job Category : Distribution & Logistics
Travel Requirements : 0 - 10%
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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 123,000 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.
All career opportunities will be open a minimum of 5 business days from the date of posting.
The Maintenance Technician is responsible to diagnose, troubleshoot, service, repair and maintain the material handling equipment (MHE) and industrial batteries throughout the facility.
As a Maintenance Technician you may also assist with repairs and maintenance of building and mechanical systems and equipment throughout the Warehouse.
Actively contributes to a positive and productive working environment.
Follow and maintain preventative maintenance schedule on material handling equipment and industrial batteries, as well as building and mechanical systems when required.
Diagnose, troubleshoot, service, repair and maintain material handling equipment and industrial batteries, as well as building and mechanical systems when required.
Understand Preventive Maintenance Programs such as Verisae, Capital Asset Tracking with Sobeys MSC (Maintenance Solution Center).
Maintain parts inventory and re-ordering replacement parts as needed.
Maintain and update repair and equipment logs.
Be flexible with the shifts to maintain the equipment and RSC.
Be available for overtime as required.
Complete all daily inspections in a thorough and timely manner.
Adhere to and implement all applicable Health and Safety and Food Safety program requirements.
All other duties as required to maintain the RSC.
High School Diploma
A minimum of 5 years experience in industrial material handling equipment and industrial battery repair and maintenance
Post-secondary education or certification in mechanics or heavy duty equipment repair is an asset
Experience with building maintenance and a working knowledge of dock plates, overhead and roll-up doors, pumps, generators, plumbing, electrical, welding, heating & cooling systems is an asset
Proficient use of Microsoft Office Suite; Excel, Word, Outlook
Excellent communication skills in both verbal and written
Ability to safely use required tools to perform duties assigned
Demonstrates safe working practices working around industrial warehouse equipment.
Strong organizational and multi-tasking skills with the ability to work independently and under pressure.
Ability to read and understand schematics, diagrams and blueprints
4th class (refrigeration) power engineer certificate is considered an asset
Sobeys 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.