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Network Specialist

Requisition ID:  171870 

Career Group:  Corporate Office Careers 

Job Category:  IT Operations 

Travel Requirements:  0 - 10%

Job Type:  Full-Time


Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: Ontario; Alberta; British Columbia; Nova Scotia  

City: Mississauga / Calgary / Vancouver / Stellarton

Location: Tahoe Office, Calgary Office, Dartmouth Office, King St. Office, Vancouver Office 

Postal Code: L4W 0C7 


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.



Sobeys is full of exciting opportunities and we are always looking for bright new talent to join our team! We currently have a full-time opportunity for an Network Specialist. This role can be based out of one our main offices including: Stellarton, NS; Mississauga, ON; Alberta, AB; Quebec, QC.

Job Description


What you'll get to do in this fast paced role:


  • Support a National Corporate Network that satisfies our customer’s day-to-day telecommunication requirements
  • Respond to user’s network requests as they relate to voice/ data/ RF and video
  • Co-ordinate day-to-day operation of the National Corporate Network which includes installing, troubleshooting, and maintaining the infrastructure
  • Install any network technology equipment required to enhance performance
  • Assist with developing and testing network disaster recovery plans
  • Assist with and, if required, work to correct any problems affecting network performance
  • Establish and maintain network cabling/cabinets together with supporting documentation
  • Available and able to be on-call for troubleshooting Network issues


Job Requirements


What your resume will include and demonstrate to us:


  • College Diploma in Computer Science
  • Undergraduate Degree in Computer Science Preferred
  • Cisco training and designation
  • Cisco router experience
  • One to three years related working experience
  • Cabling and phone system experience
  • Experience working with large networks and their associated technology
  • Bilingual would be an asset

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.