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Area Supervisor Operations - Night Shift







Requisition ID:  161475 

Career Group:  Distribution Centre Management 

Job Category:  E-commerce Fulifillment Centre 

Travel Requirements:  0 - 10%

Job Type:  Full-Time


Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: Ontario 

City: Vaughan

Location: 3809 GTA CFC 

Postal Code: L4L 1A5 is a new team dedicated to launching and scaling Sobeys new e-commerce grocery home delivery business. This is a rare opportunity to join a start-up within a larger organization. You will help launch and operate a new brand in the Ontario and Quebec markets powered by Ocado Group’s world-leading e-commerce grocery platform. We are looking for experienced, passionate, curious, customer-obsessed, and entrepreneurial individuals to join a diverse and driven team whose mission is to help Canadians stay one step ahead of their busy lives. Voila by Sobeys and Voila par IGA will be the most reliable and convenient way for Canadians to shop for groceries. Your groceries delivered. Just like that.™ 


All career opportunities will be open a minimum of 5 business days from the date of posting.



Reporting to the assigned Shift Lead Operations, the Team Leads control and direct all selection, loading, forklift, and support staff to ensure the accurate selection of product to all stores and affiliates.  Actively contribute to a positive, productive, and safe working environment.

Job Description

• Provide employees with instruction, information, supervision, and facilities to encourage ongoing safe work practices

• Maintain integrity of EXE productivity

• Maintain integrity of health and safety checklists and inspections

• Participate on the Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committee as required

• Work with Shift Leads and Managers to identify problems and work to make improvements

• Comply with all RSC audit expectations (OH&S, etc.)

• Contribute to the effectiveness of the RSC’s health and safety program by promoting a safe work culture

• Monitor and review all reports and develop strategies for improving RSC productivity

• Prompt implementation of new and or revised RSC programs and standards

• Ensure all checklists are complete, current, and accurate

• Coach, counsel, and discipline as required

• Adhere and implement all applicable company safety standards

• Maintain sanitation standards

• Promote employee engagement, mission and purpose

• Performs special projects and other duties as required

Job Requirements

•    3- 5 years’ leadership experience in a distribution/warehouse setting
•    Excellent understanding of inventory flow and warehouse operations
•    Experience with WMS and/or other warehouse management systems
•    Proven ability to engage and enthuse a diverse team in a time-constrained environment
•    Experience working in a FMCG production, automated warehouse or distribution centre environment (preferred)
•    Excellent communication skills both verbally and written, with ability to deliver direction and motivation in an effective manner
•    Strong computer skills are essential and you must be comfortable using various software packages to interpret data
•    High level of integrity and the ability to work independently and as a part of a team
•    Ability stand for long periods at a time up 10 hours, while working in chilled/freezer environment
•    Ability to lift up to 50 lbs on a consistent basis (for frameloading purposes)
•    Ability to work flexible hours

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 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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