Conestoga Meat Packers located in Breslau, Ontario is a vertically integrated processor of premium quality, fresh pork.
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 40 Industrial Butchers in our Slaughter Facility on our day and afternoon shift. The start date would be as soon as possible.
Job Description: • Slaughter livestock • Remove viscera and other inedible parts from the carcass • Clean and trim carcasses • Split carcass 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
We offer: • Competitive wages (ranges from $18.75 per hour to $21.15 per hour) • Afternoon Shift Premium of 50 cents • Competitive Benefits (Medical, Dental, Life Insurance, Vision Care, Pension, Voluntary RRSP Contributions, Extended Health, Group Life and Accidental Death Insurance) • Pork Purchasing Program • 40 hours per week • Training will be provided
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.
No public transportation available, transportation assistance may be available.
These positions are required for day (starting times vary from 6:30 am – 7:00am) and afternoon shift (starting times vary from 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm) Monday - Friday
Please upload/send your resume in confidence to http://conestogameats.com or fax to: (519-648-3421)