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General Warehouse Worker

Requisition ID:  141862 

Career Group:  Distribution Centre Careers 

Job Category:  Distribution 

Travel Requirements: 


Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: British Columbia (CA-BC) 

City: North Saanich

Location: 0033 North Saanich RSC 

Postal Code:  


A proudly Canadian retail company, Sobeys began in 1907 as a small meat delivery business in Stellarton, Nova Scotia. Today, Sobeys Inc. serves the food shopping needs of Canadians with approximately 1,500 stores in all 10 provinces under retail banners that include Sobeys, Safeway, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, and Lawton’s Drug Stores as well as in-store pharmacies, liquor and more than 350 retail fuel locations.


Together with our 123,000 employees and franchise affiliates and a collective passion for delivering exceptional food and shopping experiences, Sobeys’ purpose is to improve the lives of Canadians by helping them Eat Better, Feel Better and Do Better.



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



We have immediate openings, full-time or part-time hours, at our Sobeys Retail Support Centre located in North Saanich (Victoria), BC. Our warehouse distribution centre operates 7 days per week and offers varying shifts. Training is provided for all material handling equipment (i.e. forklift, pallet jack etc.), as well opportunities to learn additional skills.

The position may be scheduled up to 5 days per week with shift start times varying from day to afternoon/evening. Opportunity for overtime as well.

We presently have 11 AM - 7:30 PM loading shift and 3 PM - 11:30 selection shift Full Time and Part time positions. 

What can you expect in this physical, fast-paced role:

  • A safe work environment
  • Training on machinery and preferred methods
  • Wage review every 1000 hours
  • Comprehensive and competitive wages and benefits for full time and part time staff
  • Night shift premiums
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Other duties as required

What your resume will demonstrate to us:

  • Reliability
  • Attention to detail
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Ability to multitask and learn new skills
  • Experience considered when determining starting wage

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.