Meat Cutter - Retail or Wholesale Easy Apply

  • Breslau, ON, CANADA
  • Full Time
Conestoga Meat Packers is a pork production facility located in Breslau, Ontario. We were originally founded in 1982, and are currently owned and supplied by a co-operative over 160 Southern Ontario family farmers who purchased the business in 2001. We are a leading production facility in the Canadian Pork Industry and are recognized as one of the top 100 employers by the University of Waterloo. We offer competitive wages, benefits, pension plan, various employee events, discounted gym memberships and much more! Become part of the Conestoga Team today! Check out our website for more information.

Come and be a part of our dynamic team and join us in building for the future together. We are expanding our business and have permanent full-time openings for Meat Cutters/Butchers - Retail or Wholesale on our day and afternoon shift. There are 30 vacancies and the start date would be as soon as possible.

Job Description:

  • Cut, trim and prepare standard cuts of meat
  • Remove bones from meat 
  • Prepare special orders.
  • Wrap and package prepared meats
  • Train meat cutters
  • Use manual cutting utensil

Work Conditions and Environment:

  • Physically demanding 
  • Fast-paced environment 
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Cold/refrigerated environment 
  • Some areas may have odours 
  • Wholesaler, meat packing establishment

We offer:

  • Competitive wages (ranges from $17.35 per hour to $21.15 per hour)
  • Competitive Benefits (Medical, Dental, Life Insurance, Vision Care, Pension, Group Insurance)
  • Afternoon Shift Premium of 50 cents
  • 40 hours per week
  • Training will be provided


  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Completion of High School
  • Commitment to safety and quality processes
  • 1-2 years butcher/knife experience required
  • Previous experience in retail/wholesale butchery environment. 
  • Butchery course an asset
  • Ability to stand and perform repetitive physical tasks for extended periods of time
  • Attention to detail and work well with others
  • Perform critical thinking, have significant use of memory and continuous learning   
  • Excellent hand-eye coordination and decision making skills
  • Basic English communication skills
  • Basic security clearance

Working Location: 313 Menno St, Breslau, Ontario, NOB 1M0.

No public transportation available, transportation assistance may be available.

These positions are required for day (starting times vary from 6:00 am - 7:30 am) and afternoon shift (starting times vary from 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm) Monday - Friday 

Please upload/send your resume in confidence to or fax to (519-648-3421)

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those invited to participate in our recruitment process will be contacted.

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Meat Cutter - Retail or Wholesale, CONESTOGA MEAT PACKERS LTD., Breslau, ON, CANADA