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Operations Coordinator - Aft

Requisition ID:  174151 

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, Lawtons 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.


Reporting to the Shift Manager, the Operations Coordinator is a entry level leader who supports and supervises staff to ensure accurate selection of product to all stores and affiliates. Actively contributes to a positive, productive and safe working environment.

Job Description

Make real-time decisions via the computer system to allocate work and staff in the most effective manner

Constantly seek improvements and innovations to optimize productivity and performance

Take part in training of employees

Receive calls from staff regarding absences

Call on unionized employees for overtime

Perform daily inventory of pallets

Create new operators in the voice system and manage equipment by connecting employees to the system

Check the pace of assembly, schedule staff breaks and ensure that shifts begin and end on time

Ensure the replenishment of supplies when cases are missing for selection

Ensure other leads know which pallets to load and prepare delivery slips

Job Requirements

College diploma plus two (2) years’ experience in distribution or personnel management (any other combination of education and experience deemed equivalent will be considered)

Proficiency with the various computer tools related to operations

Strongly encourages proper monitoring and has a strong sense of responsibility

Places a high value on planning and learns quickly

Manages time and priorities effectively and maintains composure in stressful situations

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.