Share this Job

COVID-19 screening questions will be asked and documented during the interviewing process. Hiring decisions will require, among other criteria, a determination of low risk based on the answers.

Technician Lift/Elevator-FT

157890 Requisition ID:  157890 

Career Group:  Store Careers 

Job Category:  Retail - Front End 

Travel Requirements:  50%+


Country: Canada (CA) 


City: Dartmouth

Location: 884 Westphal Lawtons 

Postal Code: B2X 1R5 


Our family of 127,000 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.



Are you passionate about providing excellent customer service and mechanically inclined? Then Lawtons Drugs is looking for you to join their team!

As a Lift Installer you will be responsible to assist in the installation and servicing of stair, ceiling and other lift devices and elevators.  In order to provide our customers with improved mobility and independence you will also be responsible for working directly with customers to identify issues and provide service to their equipment as needed.   Travel throughout Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and PEI, is required as this position. 

Job Description

  • Main responsibility of the Lift Installer is to help install and repair lift devices (ie stairlifts, ceiling lift and elevators)

  • Maintaining a professional, courteous rapport with customers by examining requests, identifying solutions, suggesting improved methods and techniques; recommending system improvements

  • Ensure safe working practices are adhered to

  • Must be able to work in confined spaces

  • Perform other related duties as assigned by management

  • Must be willing to travel during installation or repair throughout the Maritimes

  • Assist with general labour as required

  • Overtime will be required from time to time

Job Requirements


  • Mechanical and/or relevant electrical experience would be an asset
  • Construction background would be an asset
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with a clean drivers abstract
  • Must be bondable
  • Above average oral communication and decision making skills
  • Ability to use tape measure and power tools
  • Ability to work independently in a fast paced environment

Nice to Have

  • Confined space certification
  • Fall arrest certification
  • WHMIS and Emergency First Aid training


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.