Maintenance Technician

Requisition ID:  179886 

Career Group:  Distribution Centre Careers 

Job Category:  Shipping / Receiving 

Travel Requirements:  0 - 10%

Job Type:  Full-Time


Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: Newfoundland and Labrador  

City: Grand Falls Windsor

Location: 0023 Grandfalls RSC 

Postal Code: A2A 2J9 


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, Lawtons 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.

Ready to Make an impact?

Perform preventative maintenance and repairs on all equipment throughout the RSC. Actively contribute to a positive and productive working environment.

Here’s where you’ll be focusing:

  • •    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
    •    Responsible in all areas of the Maintenance Department
    •    On call for maintenance emergencies 
    •    Adhere and implement all applicable company safety standards
    •    Refrigeration duties as per local Legislation if applicable
    •    All other duties as assigned

What you have to offer:

  • 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

We offer teammates competitive total compensation packages that will vary by role and location. Some websites share our job opportunities and may provide salary estimates without our knowledge. These estimates are based on similar jobs and postings for general comparison, but these numbers are not provided by or monitored for accuracy by our organization. We look forward to discussing the specific compensation details relevant to this role with candidates who are selected to move forward in the recruitment process.

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.