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General Labourer / Ceiling Lift Installer

Requisition ID:  163043 

Career Group:  Store Careers 

Job Category:  Retail - Front End 

Travel Requirements:  0 - 10%

Job Type:  Full-Time


Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: Nova Scotia  

City: Dartmouth

Location: 884 Westphal Lawtons 

Postal Code: B2X 1R5 


Our family of 134,000 employees and franchise affiliates share a collective passion for delivering exceptional shopping experiences and amazing food to all our customers. Our mission is to nurture the things that make life better – great experiences, families, communities, and our employees. We are a family nurturing families.  


A proudly Canadian company, we started in a small town in Nova Scotia but we are now in communities of all sizes across this great country. With over 1500 stores in all 10 provinces, you may know us as Sobeys, Safeway, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, Lawton’s Drug Stores or another of our great banners but we are all one extended family. 


All career opportunities will be open a minimum of 5 business days from the date of posting.



The Ceiling Lift Installer is responsible to provide customer service through the provision of quality workmanship in a timely manner.  Responsible for technical installation, service and assembly of Rehab power and mobility equipment.  Actively contribute to a positive and productive work environment. This Position involves Travel Throughout the Maritimes in a company Vehicle (Expenses Paid). Overnight stays occasionally required. 

Job Description

Customer Service
• Manage Ceiling Lift Repairs
• Ensure parts required for repair are in stock
• Ability to use mechanical tools (repair, adjust wheelchairs & related products)
• Perform Custom Modifications – access, assemble, install
• Share technical expertise with team and clients
• Provide technical support to Field Service Technicians
• Other duties as assigned

Personal/Professional Development
• Adhere to all company Health & Safety guidelines, policies and regulations
• Attend all training and certification courses
• Maintain required certification
• Maintain a clean and safe work environment as per company requirements
• Other duties as required

Job Requirements


• Above average oral and written communication skills
• Mechanical Aptitude / Hand Tool Experience
• Strong organizational skills interpersonal
• Ability to work independently in a fast environment
• Must be able to work in confined spaces and heights
• Must have a valid driver’s license and able to travel

• Must be bondable and have a clean driving abstract

• Undergraduate degree or relevant work experience


• General labour, mechanical and/or electrical experience preferred

• Experience with health care equipment

• Experience working in healthcare or rehab field

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.