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Inventory Control Clerk #JoinOurFamily

Requisition ID:  135201 

Career Group:  Distribution Centre Careers 

Job Category:  Operations Distribution & Logistics 

Travel Requirements:  0 - 10%

Part Time or Full Time:  Full Time 


Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: Ontario (CA-ON) 

City: Whitby

Location: 3016 Whitby RSC Sobeys 

Postal Code: L1N 9S1 


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.




Provide accuracy between listed products and physical quantities in the RSC. Investigate and report all irregularities and make the correct adjustments when required. Actively contribute to a positive and productive working environment.

Job Description




  • Cycle count product to ensure accuracy between EXE and the physical quantities in the RSC
  • Investigate large adjustments as required
  • Process store claims when required
  • Investigate missed let downs and abandoned pallets
  • Keep aisles and walls free of pallets of product and loose cases
  • Adhere to, and implement all applicable company safety standards
  • Maintain sanitation standards
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Other duties as requested by the Inventory Control Manager

Job Requirements


  • A minimum of six months experience in a retail support centre preferred
  • Previous inventory control experience an asset
  • High School Diploma
  • Certificate/ Diploma in Inventory Control an asset
  • Physical work including occasional bending, lifting, and reaching. Frequent walking and standing (~75% of the shift)
  • Occasionally lifting over 30 lbs
  • Ability to stand and walk for long periods of time 
  • Willingness to work in multiple temperature environment, with temperatures ranging from ambient to 0 Celsius.
  • Alertness to other people and vehicles
  • Comfortable working safely in proximity to material handling equipment (Reach Truck, Pallet Jacks, etc)
  • Various shifts including evenings and weekends

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.



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We appreciate the interest from the Staffing industry however respectfully request no calls or unsolicited resumes from Agencies.