Clerk MDS Production (Grid B) SW
Requisition ID: 54705 Career Group: Store Careers Position category: BC Store Operations Travel Qualifications: Country: Canada (CA) Province: British Columbia (CA-BC) City: Langley - Fraser Crossing Location: 4912 Langley Fraser Crossing Safeway Postal Code: A proudly Canadian retail company, Sobeys began in 1907 as a small meat delivery business in Stellarton, Nova Scotia. Today, Sobeys Inc. serves the food shopping needs of Canadians with approx 1,500 stores in all 10 provinces under retail banners that include Sobeys, Safeway, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, and Lawton’s Drug Stores as well as in-store pharmacies, liquor and more than 350 retail fuel locations. Together with our 123,000 employees and franchise affiliates and a collective passion for delivering exceptional food and shopping experiences, Sobeys’ purpose is to improve the lives of Canadians by helping them Eat Better, Feel Better and Do Better. All career openings will be open a min of five business days from the date of posting. Overview About Safeway: Safeway grocery stores provide an exceptional food shopping background to consumers from Vancouver, British Columbia to Thunder Bay, Ontario. We are the newest member of Sobeys Inc.’s retail food offering which serves the needs of Canadians with more than 1,500 stores in over 800 communities from coast-to-coast. Whether it's your 1st job or you're ready for a new challenge, we have a career to fit your life. Our commitment to delivering top quality products and superior service to our customers, and for giving back to the communities we serve has earned us a reputation as an employer of choice for those looking for an exciting career in food retail. A day in the life of an Production Line Personnel: As a production line person you are responsible for placing ingredients on bread, in trays, applying labels and ensuring that all products are processed in an efficient manner. Working on the production line requires good dexterity and the expertise to assemble small items at a fast pace while maintaining accurate ingredient weights on all products. Working on an assembly line requires that you be comfortable working with others, coordinating with them, and following instructions. This position does require some lifting and you must be able to lift up to 40 lbs. Accuracy and maintaining a steady pace are integral to this position. Position summary Background No previous background is required Previous food production background is an asset Required responsibilities Upholds and complies with company procedures, standards and policies in all situations Handles production equipment in a safe and efficient manner Build product accurately and quickly Work as part of a coordinated team Understand and follow all safety standards including safety training, handling of chemicals (WHIMIS), good manufacturing practices (GMP’S), and using personal protective equipment (PPE) Position qualifications Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required Expertise to work at a consistent pace throughout the day Expertise to work in a high energy environment Highly motivated and team oriented Works in a Safe and responsible manner Must be available to work on weekends, day shifts, and night shifts Physical demands (Seldom: Not Daily, Rare: 0-5% of shift, Occasional: 6-33% of shift, Frequent: 34-66% of shift, Constant: 66-100% of shift) Constant lifting and carrying of less than 10 lbs Constant standing Constant reaching below shoulder level Constant gripping and use of production materials Occasional bending and twisting Occasional lifting or carrying of up to 40 lbs including waist level and low level lifts Expertise to handle a cool workplace environment of one to 4 degrees Celsius Why work for us: We offer regular pay increases for hourly employees, adjustable hours and a comprehensive benefit plan that includes employer funded prescription drug coverage, vision care, dental coverage, and pension plan for eligible employees. If you want the chance to join 1 of the best retail teams in the industry, enhance your skill set, learn from experts and advance your career, this is the place to be. We are an award winning organization that is renowned for its inclusive work environment and recognized as a great place to work. Sobeys is committed to accommodating candidates with disabilities throughout the hiring process and will work with candidates 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.
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