Careers with BOSA Foods

We are always looking for talented individuals to join our Bosa Foods family.
Please take a look at the job postings below, and if you would like to apply for any of the available positions,
please submit a cover letter and resume to: careers@bosafoods.com. Or drop off  your resume at either location.
Apprentice - Prepared Foods Division - 1465 Kootenay Street Vancouver

For over 60 years Bosa Foods has been a leading importer and distributor of Specialty Italian and Mediterranean Food Products in Western Canada. From our founders’ initiative to the third generation of family currently operating our family business, we remain true to the tradition and commitment to provide our customers with the best quality products and service possible. As an established family owned and operated business, Bosa Foods maintains a cooperative, team-orientated mindset.

Job Description:
Bosa Foods and our resident Red Seal Chef are seeking a hard-working, passionate individual to join our Prepared Foods Division as an Apprentice, whose goal is to work towards their Red Seal. The position of Apprentice is a full-time position that offers flexible hours (no Sundays) in a fun, fast-paced environment. You will be working directly under our resident Red Seal Chef, assisting in all food preparations. Our Prepared Foods Division prepares cooked, ready-to-eat meals, pastas, salads, roast chickens, entrées, and many more. This is an excellent opportunity to gain experience towards obtaining your Red Seal. You will be primarily preparing and cooking meals as per established recipes.

Requirements & Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2 years experience working in a kitchen/cooking.
  • Able to work as a team as well as unsupervised.
  • Follow Food Health & Safety procedures.
  • Work a flexible schedule, including days and weekends.
  • Italian/Mediterranean cooking an asset, but not necessary.
  • Ability to multitask, prioritize and manage time efficiently.
  • Be able to work on your feet for long periods of time.

Please note: The above job description is considered a general overview of the position. Additional duties are responsibilities will be assigned as necessary by management.

Application submissions will be accepted by email: careers@bosafoods.com titled “Apprentice – Prepared Foods Division – (your name)” or can be delivered to our head office located at 1465 Kootenay Street, Vancouver, BC  V5K 4Y3.

Only applicants of interest will be contacted.

Retail Division – Cashier - 1465 Kootenay Street Vancouver

For over 60 years Bosa Foods has been a leading importer and distributor of Specialty Italian and Mediterranean Food Products in Western Canada. From our founders’ initiative to the third generation of family currently operating our family business, we remain true to the tradition and commitment to provide our customers with the best quality products and service possible. As an established family owned and operated business, Bosa Foods maintains a cooperative, team-orientated mindset. We are seeking friendly, hardworking and enthusiastic individuals to join the Bosa Foods Team.

Job Description:

The position of Cashier is available for FULL-TIME employment, Monday to Friday with occasional Saturdays.  This job offers competitive wages in a fun, fast-paced environment.

Duties:

  • Courteous and polite customer service
  • Enter customer purchases in cash register/POS machines
  • Keep till accurate
  • Handle all types of customer transactions politely and courteously (returns, requests, complaints, etc.)
  • Return all un-entered or returned items to appropriate place & keep work area clean
  • Bag groceries, and request walk-out service to car, if necessary

Skills & Abilities:

  • Must be Punctual and Reliable
  • Must be self-motivated and solution-oriented
  • Ability to communicate effectively with others
  • Ability to meet physical job requirements (standing for entire shift, twisting, able to lift up to 50 lbs)
  • Command of numbers, able to handle cash
  • Ability to work quickly and efficiently

Please Note: The above job description is considered a general overview of the position. Additional duties and responsibilities will be assigned as necessary by management.

Application Submissions will be accepted by email: careers@bosafoods.com titled job application_ (position title)_(name) Or delivered to our head office located at 1465 Kootenay St. Vancouver, B.C. Please direct all questions and inquiries to (604) 253-5578.

Retail Division – Meat Department/Meat Cutter - 1465 Kootenay Street Vancouver

For over 60 years Bosa Foods has been a leading importer and distributor of Specialty Italian and Mediterranean Food Products in Western Canada. From our founders’ initiative to the third generation of family currently operating our family business, we remain true to the tradition and commitment to provide our customers with the best quality products and service possible. As an established family owned and operated business, Bosa Foods maintains a cooperative, team-orientated mindset. We are seeking friendly, hardworking and enthusiastic individuals to join the Bosa Foods Team.

Job Description:

A Meat Cutter Apprentice’s duty are performed primarily in the cutting room with the temperature ranging from 40 to 50 degrees at all times. Work includes lifting and carrying product weighing up to 110 pounds, repetitive arm and hand movements, eye-hand coordination, substantial hand strength and standing in place for long periods of time. This includes safely operating tools and Meat department equipment, along with interacting with customers and associates.

Duties:

  • Courteous and polite customer service, following through on all customer service requests
  • Abide by the strictest food safety standards
  • Stocking and maintaining displays, keeping all signage and pricing current
  • Preparation and cleanup of butcher areas
  • Sign for incoming raw materials and stock coolers accordingly
  • Practice safe use of all tools and equipment used in the production of all meat products
  • Trim meats, cut meats, debone meats, produce sausages, package & wrap products for retail, and wholesale and perform all other activities as needed

Skills & Abilities:

  • Must be Punctual and Reliable
  • Must have a strong work ethic
  • Must have some knife skills
  • Must be self-motivated and solution-oriented
  • Ability to communicate effectively with others
  • Able to meet physical job requirements
  • Experience in sausage making

Please Note: The above job description is considered a general overview of the position. Additional duties and responsibilities will be assigned as necessary by management.

Application Submissions will be accepted by email at careers@bosafoods.com. titled job application_ (position title)_(your name) Or delivered to our head office located at 1465 Kootenay St. Vancouver, B.C.

Wholesale Division – Delivery Driver - 1465 Kootenay Street Vancouver

For over 60 years Bosa Foods has been a leading importer and distributor of Specialty Italian and Mediterranean Food Products in Western Canada. From our founders’ initiative to the third generation of family currently operating our family business, we remain true to the tradition and commitment to provide our customers with the best quality products and service possible. As an established family owned and operated business, Bosa Foods maintains a cooperative, team-orientated mindset. We are seeking friendly, hardworking and enthusiastic individuals to join the Bosa Foods Team.

Job Description:

The position of delivery driver is available in a full-time position, Monday to Friday with occasional Saturdays.  This job requires a clean driving record, and offers competitive wages in a fun, fast-paced environment.

Duties:

  • Courteous and polite customer service
  • Load, deliver, and unload product at dozens of locations daily, with a minimum of two runs per day
  • Pick orders when necessary

Skills & Abilities:

  • Must be Punctual and Reliable
  • Must have a strong work ethic
  • Ability to work efficiently with minimum supervision
  • A clean driving record
  • Some knowledge of the lower mainland
  • Must be self-motivated and solution-oriented
  • Ability to communicate effectively with others
  • Ability to meet physical job requirements
  • A Valid BC Driver’s License

Submit a drivers abstract along with your resume.

Please Note: The above job description is considered a general overview of the position. Additional duties and responsibilities will be assigned as necessary by management.

Application Submissions will be accepted by email: careers@bosafoods.com titled job application_ (position title)_(your name) Or delivered to our head office located at 1465 Kootenay St. Vancouver, B.C.

Wholesale Division – Order Picker - 1465 Kootenay Street Vancouver

For over 60 years Bosa Foods has been a leading importer and distributor of Specialty Italian and Mediterranean Food Products in Western Canada. From our founders’ initiative to the third generation of family currently operating our family business, we remain true to the tradition and commitment to provide our customers with the best quality products and service possible. As an established family owned and operated business, Bosa Foods maintains a cooperative, team-orientated mindset. We are seeking friendly, hardworking and enthusiastic individuals to join the Bosa Foods Team.

Job Description:

The position of order picker is an entry-level position available for full-time employment, Monday to Friday with occasional Saturdays.  This job offers competitive wages in a fun, fast-paced environment.

Duties:

  • Courteous and polite customer service
  • Pick orders and assemble/palletize product
  • Clean and organize aisle and picking area

Skills & Abilities:

  • Must be Punctual and Reliable
  • Must have a strong work ethic
  • Ability to work efficiently alone and with supervision
  • Must be self-motivated and solution-oriented
  • Ability to communicate effectively with others
  • Ability to meet physical job requirements – able to lift 50 lbs consistently
  • Team player

Please Note: The above job description is considered a general overview of the position. Additional duties and responsibilities will be assigned as necessary by management.

Application Submissions will be accepted by email: careers@bosafoods.com titled job application_ (position title)_(your name) Or delivered to our head office located at 1465 Kootenay St. Vancouver, B.C.

Kootenay Location

1465 Kootenay Street Vancouver, BC V5K 4Y3 - Phone 604-253-5578

Bosa Foods

Bosa Foods

Hours of Operation

Monday.........................8am-5:30pm Tuesday........................8am-5:30pm Wednesday...................8am-5:30pm Thursday.......................8am-5:30pm Friday............................8am-5:30pm Saturday........................8am-5:30pm

Closed Sundays & Holidays

Victoria Drive Location

562 Victoria Drive Vancouver, BC V5L 4E2 - Phone 604-216-2659

Bosa Foods

Hours of Operation

Monday.........................8:30am-6:00pm Tuesday........................8:30am-6:00pm Wednesday...................8:30am-6:00pm Thursday.......................8:30am-6:00pm Friday............................8:30am-6:00pm Saturday........................8:00am-5:30pm Sunday.........................10:00am-4:00pm 

Holidays...........Closed