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Inventory Control Clerk

Requisition ID:  165822 

Career Group:  Distribution Centre Careers 

Job Category:  RSC Operations 

Travel Requirements:  0 - 10%

Job Type:  Full-Time


Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: Manitoba  

City: Winnipeg

Location: 0014 Winnipeg RSC 

Postal Code: R3C 3J6 


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.


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

  • Monitor, recommend and initiate product slotting locations in accordance with Velocity movement, profiling initiatives, Ad reports, Food Safety, and Health and Safety.
  • Monitor selecting mark-outs; investigate and resolve mark-outs by directing work flow in EXE.  
  • Cycle count product to ensure accuracy between EXE and the physical quantities in the warehouse. 
  • Investigate inventory discrepancies
  • Oversee product returns and process store claims when required. 
  • Perform audits on selected orders
  • Review aged inventory on a continuous basis, and facilitate the disposal of discontinued product.
  • Handle the internal warehouse administration of product recalls 
  • Recoup warehouse damages and administer the Stericycle program 
  • Analyze racking needs; plan and design racking dimensions.     
  • 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 required 


Job Requirements

  • A minimum of six months experience in a warehouse with previous inventory control experience considered an asset.
  • High School Diploma
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Excel, Word, Access) with experience in EXE being an asset.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Basic mathematical skills
  • Ability to work independently in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent communication, attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Demonstrated strong team work and interpersonal skills with the ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Dependable, conscientious and punctual
  • Ability to problem solve, multi-task and adapt to change 


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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