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Explore our Departments

Does a store career fit your life? Whether working with customers or behind the scenes, store careers offer flexible schedules, training and the opportunity for advancement. Whatever your interests, there’s a store career for you. Explore our departments and learn more about delivering fresh food and great service.

Bakery Department

Do you love baking, the smell of freshly baked cookies or cake decorating? Consider a career in our bakery department. From making bakery essentials to creating the perfect special occasion cake, the bakery has jobs from entry level to experienced. Held to the highest safety and food quality standards, our bakery incorporates “from scratch” recipes – so you can learn and perfect your skills everyday.

Seafood Department

If you have a love for a great fillet or even for the sea, join Sobeys Seafood department and share your knowledge of fish and seafood preparations ideas with customers. With Sobeys rich Atlantic heritage, we take pride in our seafood departments’ range of fish and seafood options. As part of the department, you’ll be able to add your creative flare to seafood displays as you serve and advise customers. With continued training, you’ll find many opportunities to grow and advance.

Grocery Department

You’re energetic, organized and have a passion for people – you’re perfect for the grocery department! Whether you’re helping a customer find exactly what they’re looking for or setting up a display, members of the grocery team are responsible for products from cereal to ice cream to pet care. We offer training to help you develop great product knowledge and a part-time position can lead to promotion and other opportunities.

Deli Department

Are you outgoing with a passion for food? The deli might be your perfect fit. This fast paced department is highly customer service driven. You’ll give advice and offer ideas to customers on creating wholesome, healthy meals as well as serving meals to-go and traditional delicatessen meats and cheeses. We offer training and as a part of the team you can work towards a promotion to full time, management or beyond.

Produce Department

You always pick the perfect pineapple, you can tell the difference between kale and rapini or perhaps you’re looking for a fresh, new career. Try the produce department. As a produce employee, you’ll learn about supply chain management, the safe handling of perishable goods and help us continue to “out-fresh” the competition. As your career grows, learn other aspects of the business that will help you reach new heights.

Floral Department

Let your creativity and green thumb come together as a part of our floral department. No experience? We’ll provide training to help you develop an eye for design and colour in our floral department that’s filled with top-quality products. In the floral department you’ll provide customers with expertise on vibrant fresh-cut flowers, seasonal house and garden plants, products and accessories. As your career flourishes, discover opportunities to grow and explore other aspects of our business.

Meat Department

To you, meat isn’t just steak. Your knowledge of cuts of meat will make you a valuable resource as you assist customers and offer preparation instructions and ideas. Sobeys began as a supplier of quality meat over one hundred years ago and we’re still committed to providing superior cuts to our customers. So whether you’re experienced or just starting out, you’ll find training and tools to help you advance your career.

Customer Service Department

Sometimes, it’s the last impression that counts. If you have a passion for people and have strong communication skills, a position in our customer service department may be perfect for you. As a customers last point of contact before they leave the store, you’ll ensure they can make their purchases quickly and efficiently while handling any concerns or questions they may have. You’ll develop a wealth of knowledge in customer service that will help you grow into other areas of our business.


Are you looking for an opportunity where you can balance work and play? Have the flexibility to transfer locations if your life’s path changes? Make a difference in a customer’s life? A career in our HealthCare department may be for you. Our HealthCare departments include Pharmacy, Dietitians, Home HealthCare, Rehab and Cosmetics. If one of these positions matches your area of expertise, we have a career that will fit your life. Are you looking for a career in one of our pharmacies? Check out the pharmacy section for more information.

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