A popular grocery store chain is expanding in London and they are calling on all job seekers.
Sobeys will be opening a new location in the west end at Oxford and Wonderland Rd and is looking for qualified employees.
Officials will be holding a job fair Thursday at Riverside United Church to meet with candidates from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
The new store will create more than 250 jobs in the community, including 30-35 full time positions.
“We have had tremendous response from customers across London asking when a second store would be coming along and we are really excited with opening this store at Oxford and Wonderland,” says Robert Green, Store Operator of the North London Sobeys.
Interested applicants are asked to bring their resume.
Open positions include meat experts, bakers, cheese ambassadors, chefs, and cashiers.
“For the majority of positions, we are looking for great people who are excited about food and love to meet with the public,” says Green. “Some positions will definitely still require experience”
The new 60,000 sq ft. supermarket is set to open this fall.
With files from Rana Aladdin