Grocery Store Butcher needed in Canada by 9474269 Canada Inc

Butchers take larger wholesale sections of meat and break them down into smaller portions or custom cuts which can be sold to customers. They break down meats, design signs and displays, and speak to customers to answer questions and handle requests.

Job details

  •  Location: Pointe-à-la-Croix, QC
  •  Salary$30,000 to $50,000WEEKLY weekly for 40 hours per week
  •  Terms of employment: Permanent employment
    Full time
  •  Weekend, Morning
  •  Start date: Starts as soon as possible
  •  Benefits: Health benefits, Long term benefits
  •  vacancies: 1 vacancy

Butcher Job Description

We are looking for a skilled Butcher to provide high-quality meats and services to our customers. The Butcher will perform quality inspections, use meat grinders, knives, saws, and other tools to cut meat down into smaller portions, weigh, price, and package cuts, and ensure that displays and signage are attractive and eye-catching. You will also speak to customers to determine their needs, provide advice regarding proper cuts of meat and preparation methods, and coordinate pickups or deliveries.

To succeed as a Butcher, you should be courteous, knowledgeable, and detail-oriented. You should have excellent communication skills and a strong understanding of meat quality, cuts, and preparation.

Butcher Responsibilities:

  • Cutting, grinding and preparing meats for sale.
  • Cleaning and maintaining tools and equipment and ensuring displays and signage are accurate and attractive.
  • Weighing, packaging, pricing, and displaying products.
  • Keeping records, budgets, and inventory.
  • Performing quality inspections on meats and other products.
  • Negotiating and confirming orders with suppliers.
  • Adhering to food safety and sanitation controls.
  • Greeting and speaking to customers, providing advice, answering questions, and accepting orders or payments.
  • Coordinating deliveries or order pickups.

Butcher Requirements:

  • Education or food preparation or meat cutting experience.
  • Ability to use hand tools, stand or walk for extending periods, lift heavy items, and work in cold environments.
  • Additional training is often required.
  • Knowledge of meat preparation techniques and cuts.
  • Strong communication, task management, and customer service skills.

Job requirements

Languages

Bilingual

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
or equivalent experience

Experience

No experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
1st Period Apprentice
2nd Period Apprentice
3rd Period Apprentice
Certification with provincial or territorial authorities
Meat Cutter Trade Certification
Specific Skills
Slice cooked meats
Shape, lace and tie roasts, other meats, poultry and seafood
Remove bones from meat
Prepare special displays of meats, poultry and fish products
Prepare special orders
Make special sausages
Grind meats
Cut fish into steaks and fillets
Cut poultry into parts
Cut, trim and prepare standard cuts of meat
Cut carcasses, sides and quarters
Clean and prepare fish and shellfish
Equipment and Machinery Experience
Slicing machine
Sausage machine
Power grinder
Manual cutting utensil
Band saw
Additional Skills
Wrap and package prepared meats
Weigh meats for sale
Train meat cutters
Sell meats to customers
Price meat products
Clean meats to prepare for processing or cutting
Supervise other butchers, meat cutters and fishmongers
Work Setting
Supermarket and meat department
Fish store
Butcher shop
Supermarket/grocery store
Security and Safety
Criminal record check;
Work Site Environment
Odours; Cold/refrigerated;
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Attention to detail; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Standing for extended periods; Tight deadlines;
Work Location Information
Relocation costs not covered by employer;
Personal Suitability
Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Accurate; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Client focus; Dependability; Judgement; Reliability; Organized;

Benefits

Health benefits

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

Long term benefits

Group insurance benefits

Who can apply to this job?

Only apply to this job if:

  • You are a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada.
  • You have a valid Canadian work permit.

If you are not authorized to work in Canada, do not apply. The employer will not respond to your application.

How to apply

By email

smp8793d@provigo.ca

In person

20 rue de la Mer
Pointe a la Croix, PQ, QC
G0C 1L0 Between 08:30 AM and 04:00 PM

How-to-apply instructions

Here is what you must include when submitting your application:

  • References attesting experience
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Proof of the requested certifications
This job posting includes screening questions. Please answer the following questions when applying:

Advertised until

2022-04-28

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