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.

Warehouse Department: Container Unloader - 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 is full-time employment, Monday to Friday with occasional Saturdays.
Manual loading and unloading of freight with the use of a pallet jack, hand truck or forklift, general labor, and warehouse maintenance. Take full charge of the assigned receiving area. Know the proper location and receiving process for all accounts.

Essential Job Functions
* Load and unload freight
* Prepare, inspect, and clean trailers before loading
* Verify weight and measures, label and mark freight
* Plan cube utilization and proper weight distribution when loading freight
* Label and Mark Freight
* Review BOL for special instructions
* Inspect condition of freight and notify supervisor of any exceptions
* Perform various manual labor functions such as hand loading containers
* Develop and maintain excellent service to internal and external customers at all times
* Other duties as assigned

Skills & Abilities:
• Must be Punctual and Reliable
• Must have a strong work ethic
• Ability to work efficiently with minimum 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
• Good organizational skills with the ability to work under pressure

Benefits:
• Competitive wages
• Automatic pay increases based on work performances
• Flexible work environment to fit almost any schedule
• Comprehensive benefits package for full-time employment including Dental, Extended Health, Life & Disability

Benefits included after 6 months of successful completion with a pay raise.

More than one way to apply!
• Respond to this job ad: subject field titled job application_ (position title)_(your name)
• In person: drop off your resume at 1465 Kootenay Street, Vancouver.

 

Retail Division – Deli Clerk - Both Stores: 1465 Kootenay Street and 562 Victoria Drive

Deli department clerks main responsibility is to assist customers with their deli orders. The deli offers customers a wide selection of cold meats, cheeses, fresh pastas and Mediterranean delicacies. Our ideal preference is for enthusiastic individuals with a keen passion for fine food. Though knowledge of Mediterranean foods would be considered a great asset, is not necessary. Primarily, we are looking for affable individuals with excellent customer service skills. The deli is a central hub of activity at Bosa Foods, so the ability to work well with others and take self-initiative are essential to the job.

We have several full-time/permanent positions at both locations, 1465 Kootenay Street and 562 Victoria Drive locations. Please note this is not a full-time summer job opportunity.

1. Courteous and polite customer service, assisting customers with all requests

2. Stocking and maintaining deli displays

3. Deli preparation and clean up

4. Maintaining cleanliness of work area throughout the day

5. Following all Food Safe guidelines at all times

Skills & Abilities:

o Must be Punctual and Reliable

o Must be self-motivated and solution-oriented

o Ability to communicate effectively with others

o Ability to meet physical job requirements (standing for entire shift, twisting, able to lift up to 25 lbs)

o Command of numbers, able to handle cash

o Ability to work quickly and efficiently

Benefits:
• Competitive wages
• Automatic pay increases based on work performances
• Flexible work environment to fit almost any schedule
• For full time positions: Comprehensive benefits package including Dental, Extended Health, Life & Disability

Benefits included after 6 months of successful completion with a pay raise.

More than one way to apply!
• Respond to this job ad: subject field titled job application_ (position title)_(your name)
• In person: drop off your resume and cover letter at either store

 

Wholesale Division – Order Picker - Kootenay Location, 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: jobs@bosafoods.com titled job application_ (position title)_(your name)in the subject field Or delivered to our head office located at 1465 Kootenay St. Vancouver, B.C. V5K 4Y3

 

Retail Division - Meat Department/Clerk - 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:

  • Courteous and polite customer service, assisting customers with all requests
    • Stocking and maintaining displays
    • Maintaining cleanliness of work area throughout the day
    • Following all Food Safe guidelines at all times
    • Good command of written and oral English
    • Assist our butcher to prepare orders, vacuum meat, pack orders for customers
    • Clean the workstation before the end of the shift
    • Clean appearance and excellent customer interaction and service
    • Act as meat counter helper
    • Weigh, wrap and price meat for customersBenefits
    • Competitive wages
    • Automatic pay increases based on work performance
    • Flexible work environment to fit almost any schedule
    • For full time positions: Comprehensive benefits package including Dental, Extended Health, Life & DisabilityBenefits included after 6 months of successful completion with a pay raise.Application Submissions will be accepted by email: titled job application_ (Meat Clerk)_(your name) or deliver to our head office located at 1465 Kootenay St. Vancouver, B.C.Please direct all questions and inquiries to Lui Bruschetta at (604) 253-5578 ext. 118

 

BUTCHER TRAINING POSITION - 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 duties 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 50 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 and giving each customer undivided attention
• 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, de-bone 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 preferred, but not mandatory

Benefits
• Competitive wages
• Automatic pay increases based on work performances
• Flexible work environment to fit almost any schedule
• For full time positions: Comprehensive benefits package including Dental, Extended Health, Life & Disability

Benefits included after 6 months of successful completion with a pay raise.

Application Submissions will be accepted by email: titled job application_ (Butcher)_(your name) Or delivered
to our head office located at 1465 Kootenay St. Vancouver, B.C. Please direct all questions and inquiries to Lui
Bruschetta at (604) 253-5578 ext. 118.

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-6:30pm 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