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Maintenance Technician (full time) in Grand Falls #JoinOurFamily

Requisition ID:  118222 

Career Group:  Distribution Centre Careers 

Job Category:  Distribution 

Travel Requirements: 

Part Time or Full Time:  Full Time 


Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: Newfoundland and Labrador (CA-NL) 

City: Grand Falls

Location: 0023 Grandfalls RSC 

Postal Code: A2A 2P8 


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.



Perform preventative maintenance and repairs on all equipmentand the building. Actively contribute to a positive and productive working environment.

Job Description
  • Perform necessary maintenance and repairs on all Sobeys property including MHE, batteries, equipment and building
  • Follow preventative maintenance schedule on equipment and building using Verisae (capital asset tracking tool)
  • Inventory control of associated parts and assist in ordering parts as required
  • Complete all daily inspections in a thorough and timely manner
  • Assist in all areas of the Maintenance Department
  • Adhere and implement all applicable company safety standards
  • Refrigeration duties as per local Legislation if applicable
  • All other duties as assigned
Job Requirements
  • Technical training and/or minimum 3-years documented work experience in the following disciplines: electrical, refrigeration, mechanics, welding, etc.
  • Understand Preventive Maintenance Programs
  • Time Management skills
  • Ability to multi task and work independently
  • High School Diploma
  • A Minimum of one year experience in an industrial setting
  • Journeyman Certificate in an applicable trade is considered an asset
  • Previous experience in a retail support centre is considered an asset
    Physical work including frequent bending, lifting, and reaching
  • Occasionally lift over 88 lbs
    Two-person lift required for weights exceeding 50 lbs
  • Ability to stand and walk for long periods of time
  • Possible exposure to extreme temperatures
  • Alertness to other people and vehicles 


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.