About Us

Sobeys was founded in Stellarton, Nova Scotia in 1907 as a meat delivery business from a horse-drawn cart. Since then, we have grown to 1,500 locations in 10 provinces. As we mark our 110th anniversary, we continue to grow as a dynamic Canadian retail success story. We are a diversified food distributor committed to growth in all of our market segments by consistently exceeding our customers' expectations through the strength of our dedicated employees.

"The strength of any organization is the people involved." Frank H. Sobey

This basic concept is threaded through every aspect of our businesses today. It filters through every level of the company as we strive to offer our customers a rewarding shopping experience driven by our employees' pride in their workplace.

Why Sobeys?

We believe in helping Canadians eat better, feel better and do better. Being part of our better food movement and knowing you're making a difference where you work is vital personally and professionally. By joining us at Sobeys, an established and innovative Canadian business, you can make this a reality. At Sobeys, we value every member of our team. From retail to distribution to our head offices, all 125,000 employees receive training and development to ensure success and engagement within the workplace.

Corporate/Regional Opportunities

Our National headquarters and Atlantic operational office are both located in Stellarton, Nova Scotia. Check out our Atlantic regional store banners.


Whether you've got a long list of credentials or you're an entry level graduate, we offer rewarding, unique and challenging opportunities in the following areas:

  • Accounting & Finance
  • Audit & Risk Management
  • Communications & Corporate Affairs
  • Design & Construction
  • Engineering & Logistics
  • Merchandising
  • Occupational Health & Safety
  • Procurement
  • Food Safety
  • Human Resources
  • Information Technology
  • Legal
  • Marketing
  • Real Estate
  • Retail Operations
  • Supply Chain & Logistics

To view all our positions, visit www.sobeyscareers.com

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Career Opportunities

  Career Title Location Date Posted Region

   Retail Accounting Clerk (8 month term) StellartonApril 29, 2017
   Adjuster, Liability Claims (12 Month Term) StellartonApril 29, 2017