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Supervisors – Relocate to Northern Canada

Reference ID: Powell River_475549

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Powell River, BC
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Full Time
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Customer Service and Support

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The North West Company (NWC) has a rich enterprising legacy as one of the longest continuing retail enterprises in the world, with many of our stores continuously serving their communities for over 340 years. The longevity and continuity of our business can be attributed to our core principles of personal balance, trust, accountability, enterprise, passion and customer driven.

This opportunity requires candidates to relocate to remote Northern Canadian communities.


As a Supervisor, you will be responsible for supporting effective day-to-day operations by assisting the management team with the implementation of company standards, management of company assets and the training and development of staff. You will assist in ensuring all daily tasks are completed, including unloading freight, stocking shelves, cash handling, ordering, learning the office and acting as a team leader to the staff in an informal way.

What we offer:

  • Very competitive starting salary & bonus incentives
  • Relocation assistance including fully furnished housing accommodation
  • Comprehensive benefits package; housing and food allowances, medical and dental coverage
  • Opportunities for development and advancement
  • Opportunity to immerse yourself in small town life and experience a culturally diverse environment


  • Committed to relocating and embracing life in a remote community in Northern Canada
  • Minimum 1 year of grocery experience
  • Ability and desire to develop an in-depth understanding of NWC's customer base and values
  • Exceptional analytical, problem solving and decision making skills with a high attention to detail
  • Proven organizational, planning and prioritizing skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills

Applicants must reside in Canada.

If you are looking for challenge, are ready to embrace the lifestyle of the Canadian North and share in our passion for delivering exceptional customer service, join us today!


Posted: April 17, 2017
Closes:June 16, 2017