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Date: May 3, 2022

Location: Surrey, BC, CA, V3V 4G4

Company: Sonepar

Sonepar Canada is an independent family-owned company with global market leadership in the business-to-business distribution of electrical, industrial and safety products and related solutions. We are a proud member of the Sonepar Group, the world's largest privately-held electrical distributor. In Canada, we are represented by 7 locally managed electrical and industrial distributors and have over 114 locations with coverage in all 9 provinces.

Why Join Us?  

  • You will be joining a market leader with over 40 years of experience to help you elevate your potential.  
  • You will be working for the world's #1 privately held business to business distributor of electrical products and related solutions.  
  • We house the largest inventory to better service our customers and deliver on sales commitments.  
  • We are passionate about offering our employees challenges, responsibilities, coaching and learning opportunities to bring their careers to the next level.
  • In-depth process and product training provided by a mentored approach, and product knowledge sessions.

To explore and learn more about Sonepar Canada, please visit



As a member of the Human Resources team, the Recruiter will be responsible for driving the full cycle recruitment process. The Recruiter plays a central role in building and developing a qualified pool of candidates and will act as a talent scout, by being actively engaged in the external labour market, targeting individuals to consider working at Sonepar Canada.


This is a great opportunity for an individual who is looking for a challenge and is comfortable with a dynamic and fast paced work environment.


This position can be based out of Surrey, BC or Brampton, ON. 



  • Drives a high volume, full life cycle, recruitment and hiring process for a wide range of positions. This includes: website postings, various job boards/networking sites, advertising, database mining, cold calling, career fairs, sourcing/networking, screening, interviewing, assessing and presenting a diversified and high quality pool of candidates to the business leaders in a timely manner.
  • Develops and maintains key internal stakeholder relationships to understand the business requirements and deliverables.
  • Updates and manages job ads that present all Sonepar Canada companies externally as an employer of choice.
  • Conducts behavioural based interviews ensuring that candidates have a positive experience of their interview process. Coordinates and facilitates candidate interview scheduling and logistics for the hiring managers.    
  • Works closely with business leaders to help them understand and incorporate recruitment best practices, including behavioural interviewing and assessment techniques.
  • Negotiates and extends job offers via DocuSign while coordinating with the hiring manager and HR.
  • Maintains DocuSign templates.
  • Supports and processes internal talent mobility opportunities for existing employees. 
  • Sends out internal and external Career Opportunity emails.
  • Creates, supports, and manages requisition information/process (replacement name, salary information, etc.) in SF/Sonepeople.
  • Send out assessments and print results as requested.
  • Supporting recruiting operations/leaders with recruitment reporting.
  • Ensure Employee and Manager intranet pages are up to date with current recruitment related information.
  • Other duties as required



  • 1-3 years in Recruitment Coordinator or junior Recruiter position in a fast paced environment with a focus on understanding business requirements and delivering results.
  • Post-secondary degree in Human Resources, business or other related discipline preferred.
  • CPHR designation preferred.
  • Intermediate knowelege of Microsoft Office (Excel, Powerpoint and Word).
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written along with experience communicating effectively to a diverse customer group.
  • Excellent organizational and execution skills and the ability to work in a high volume, fast paced environment while driving a consistent recruitment process.
  • Ability to change pace in a multi-faceted and dynamic environment.
  • Excellent customer service focus and team player.
  • Ability to work and make decisions independently.

Benefits & Perks

  • We offer a competitive salary, plus a full set of benefits, including:
  • Flexible benefits program allowing you to choose from options that best fit you and your dependents’ needs. Benefit options include: Medical, Dental, Vision, Health Spending Account & RRSP matching.
  • Employee Assistance Program, Tuition Reimbursement, Employee Discounts and a career path.
  • Regardless of your benefits program, you will receive company paid Life Insurance, and employee paid disability.


We are interested in knowing you more. Start an exciting new career and enjoy many employee benefits by applying online. Sonepar Canada is thankful for your interest in joining the team, only individuals selected for interview will be contacted.    


More information on Sonepar Canada:



Twitter: @soneparcanada  



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Sonepar is committed to providing a safe environment for our employees, customers, and the communities we serve. We believe the COVID vaccination adds a layer of protection that complements the extensive and necessary health and safety protocols that we have taken to date. In order to be considered for employment at any Sonepar location you must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.