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Leader Night Shift-FT

Requisition ID:  168480 

Career Group:  Store Careers 

Job Category:  Retail - Grocery 

Travel Requirements:  0 - 10%

Job Type:  Full-Time


Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: Newfoundland and Labrador  

City: St John's

Location: 0604 Ropewalk Lane Sobeys 

Postal Code: A1E 4P1 


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.


The Night Shift Leader will provide customers with friendly and professional service. The Leader will provide management and leadership to Department Clerks through coaching and training employees towards maximum execution of the strategy, standards and offering. Actively support an environment of employee and customer engagement.

Job Description

• Provide customer service to meet customer needs

• Responsible for supervision of employees on the night shift
• Schedule, train, coach, and develop night shift employees

• Manage all facets of store operations during the night shift

• Ensure department standards are followed and store is ready for business at end of each shift

• Process and receive grocery orders

• Merchandise the Grocery Department

• Perform retail floor maintenance

• Maintain back shop

• Ensure all applicable company policies and procedures are communicated and adhered

• Responsible for ensuring that OH&S, food safety, security, and other regulatory requirements and procedures are implemented and maintained

• Other duties as required

Job Requirements

• Above average communication skills (both oral and written)

• Full knowledge of department operations and skills

• Proficient use of Microsoft Office Suite

• Strong interpersonal skills including attention to detail, time management, and the ability to multi-task
• Ability to hire, train, and coach staff
• High School Diploma

• Minimum six months of experience

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.


Sobeys offers our employees many valuable benefits including:

  • Competitive salary
  • Pension plan  
  • Flexible health and dental benefits plan (eligible employees) 
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Store Incentive Plan (eligible employees)
  • Career advancement/Ongoing training & development
  • Employee Discount/Employee Purchase Program


Candidates are expected to be transferable throughout the St. John’s metro area – St. John’s, Mount Pearl, Paradise and CBS.


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.