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 Industrial Butchers on our day and afternoon shift. There are 40 vacancies and the start date would be as soon as possible.
- Competitive wages (ranges from $19.35 per hour to $21.75 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
- Slaughter livestock
- Remove viscera and other inedible parts from carcasses
- Clean and trim carcasses
- Split carcasses into smaller portions to facilitate handling
- Use of knives and saw
- Remove excess fat, bruises or other blemishes from carcass or meat portions
- Working with animal blood and a variety of parts from a butchered animal
Work Conditions and Environment:
- Physically demanding
- Fast-paced environment
- Repetitive tasks
- Handling heavy loads
- Noisy and some areas may have odours
- Manual dexterity
- Standing for extended periods
- Slaughter house, meat processing and packing establishment
- Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
- Some High School education
- Commitment to safety and quality processes
- Should have 3 months plus previous experience in retail/wholesale or industrial butchery and/or other knife skills
- Attention to detail
- Works well with others
- Critical thinking skills
- Excellent hand-eye coordination and decision making skills
- Basic English communication skills
- Basic security clearance
Working Location: 313 Menno St, Breslau, Ontario, NOB 1M0.
Relocation Assistance: Conestoga Meat Packers offers a relocation assistance program for skilled workers.
No public transportation available, transportation assistance may be available.
Please upload/send your resume in confidence to http://conestogameats.com 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.
Job Type: Full-time