Industrial Butcher
Conestoga Meat Packers Ltd.
Canada

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.

We offer:

  • 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

Job Description:

  • 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

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • 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