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butcher - retail or wholesale


Source: Job Bank

Location

High River, AB
T1V1P4

Salary

$25.00 to $27.75 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 36 to 48 hours per week
  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: 3 years to less than 5 years

Work site environment

  • Odours
  • Cold/refrigerated

Work setting

  • Relocation costs not covered by employer
  • Willing to relocate
  • Meat processing and/or packing plant/establishment

Tasks

  • Clean meats to prepare for processing or cutting
  • Cut carcasses, sides and quarters
  • Cut, trim and prepare standard cuts of meat
  • Wrap and package prepared meats
  • Remove bones from meat
  • Supervise other butchers, meat cutters and fishmongers
  • Train meat cutters
  • Prepare special orders

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Meat Cutter Trade Certification

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Band saw
  • Manual cutting utensil

Specialization or experience

  • Green economy sector

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Attention to detail
  • Physically demanding
  • Hand-eye co-ordination

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Dependability
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?

Green job

  • Involves duties and responsibilities that lead to positive environmental outcomes

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • As per collective agreement
  • Life insurance
  • Night shift premium
  • Pension plan
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)

Long term benefits

  • Long-term care insurance

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • On-site amenities
  • Parking available
  • Wellness program

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