Job
Apply

6331 meat cutter-retail/wholesale

Reference number: 
285684
Publication date: 
March 23 2020 
Sector of activity: 
Main functions: 
Cargill is hiring for full time Meat Cutter-Retail/Wholesale to work in our beef processing facility located 30 minutes south of Calgary in High River Alberta. We are looking for applicants who value a safe stable working environment. As one of the world’s largest privately owned organizations, Cargill extends an attractive benefits package, competitive wage and enormous opportunities.

Employer:
Cargill Ltd.
Job Location:
472 Ave & Highway 2A North
High River Alberta, T1V 1P4

Vacancies:
50 positions

Hours

40.00 Hours / Week

There are two shifts:

1st shift starts at 7:00 am to approximately 4:00 pm with one coffee break and one lunch break

2nd shift starts at 4:pm to approximately 1:00 am with one coffee break and one lunch break

Monday through Friday, with over-time as needed to fulfill production demands.

Over-time is paid at time and a half.

Career Level: Experienced

Work setting

Meat processing and packing plant

Wages :

Wage Range is $19.55 up to $23.50 as per the collective bargaining agreement
Starting rate for experienced meat cutters (1+ years of experience) is $21.25
Starting rate for entry level (zero to less than 1 year of experience) is $19.55
Benefits
as per the collective bargaining agreement. Prescription medication, Disability, Medical, Dental, and Vision care benefits will commence after three months of employment.
Main Duties:
Work in a fully integrated beef production facility, performing precision meat cutting functions involving:

• Working in a time sensitive process deboning, trimming and preparing standard / specialized cuts
of meats using knives;
• Cutting, trimming and preparing precise products in accordance with client specifications;
• Working with specialized knives and equipment in accordance with workplace health and safety
requirement as well as safe food handling practices.
• Maintaining equipment to ensure it is sharp and in good condition according to company standards;
• Maintain high standards of sanitation and personal cleanliness;
• Training for junior employees; and supervising other butchers/meat cutters
• Performing other duties as required consistent with the occupation

Employment requirements
• High School education
• 3-5 years butcher/knife experience required (Experience in detailed meat cutting for further added value )
• Previous experience in meat processing and packing environment using manual cutting utensils and band saws.
• Certificate of Meat Cutting Program (preferred)
Preferred Qualifications
• Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
• Ability to stand and perform repetitive physical tasks for extended periods of time
• Commitment to safety and quality processes
• Attention to detail and work well with others
• Enthusiasm and willingness to learn and develop
• Excellent hand-eye coordination and decision making skills
• Reliability/ Dependability
• Basic English communication skills
• Able to work in fast paced environment
• Must pass a Company Medical Examination
• Must pass a Criminal Background Check
• Legally entitled to work for Cargill in Canada
State: 
Permanent
Schedule: 
Full time
Number of hours per week: 
40 hours
Salary: 
21.25$ to 23.50$ by hour
Job start date: 
2020-01-20
Number of positions to fill: 
50
Requirements
Languages asked for
French: 
Not at all
English: 
Functional
Work place
High river ,  Calgary, Alberta
Other jobs that can interest you