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Requisition ID:  170842 

Career Group:  Store Careers 

Job Category:  Retail - Administration 

Travel Requirements:  0 - 10%

Job Type:  Full-Time


Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: British Columbia  

City: Courtenay

Location: 9478 Crown Isle Thrifty 

Postal Code: V9N 9G4 


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.


Job Description

The Receiver is responsible for providing customers with friendly, professional service.  The Receiver will work with the manager(s) to ensure that products are accurately received.  Actively contributes to an environment of employee and customer engagement.

Job Requirements

• Provide internal and external customer service to meet all customers needs
• Receive all incoming product, verifying packing slips to goods, keying in product information into the receiving system (SAP, Chainware or  Assist)
• Ensures compamy receiving policies and procedures are followed and logs are completed daily
• Maintain back shop
• Assist with unloading delivery
• Ensure that all equipment is in good working order by reporting any unsafe equipment or conditions
• Provide internal customer service by effectively communicating with store management and staff and providing updates on shipments as required
• Provides assistance in building displays and ordering
• Maintain a clean and safe work environment as per company requirement
• Other duties as required

• Ability to work independently in a fast pasted environment
• Prficient use of Microsoft Office Suite
• Proficient use of Chainware (Lawtons)
• Above average communication skills both oral and written

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.