Meat Cutter

Employer: 
Cargill Ltd.
Type: 
Full-Time
Term (Duration): 
Permanent
Description: 
Meat Cutter - NOC 6331

Cargill is hiring for full time skilled Meat Cutters to work in our beef processing facility located in Guelph, Ontario. 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:
165 Dunlop Dr.
Guelph,
ON N1L 1P4

Vacancies:
50 positions

Hours
40.00 Hours / Week
The work shift is 6:30 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.
Monday through Friday, with over-time as needed to fulfill production demands.
Over-time is at time and a half.

Career Level
Experienced

Work setting
Meat processing and packing plant

Wages :
Wage Range is $16.60 - $25.55/hour as per the collective agreement
Starting rate for experienced meat cutters (3+ years of experience) is $19.05/hour
Starting rate for entry level (less than 3 years of experience) is $16.60

Benefits
as per the collective agreement. Prescription medication, Disability, Medical, Dental, and Vision care benefits will commence after three months of employment.
Main Duties:
Meat Cutter
- 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 entry level 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


Work Conditions

- Performing repetitive tasks
- Fast paced environment
- Physical Effort: This is a physically demanding position and will require continuous standing for extended periods of time, as well as some heavy lifting. Knife work involves regular repetitive use of hands, wrists, arms, shoulders.
- Physical Environment: Regular exposure to factors such as temperature extremes, moving machinery, loud noise.
- Sensory Attention: Regular need to give close attention- either hearing or seeing-
to surroundings.

Cargill is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act ('AODA'). Applicants are asked to make their needs/requirements, for the purpose of accommodation under AODA, known to Human Resources when they are contacted for an interview.

Date Posted: 
Fri, Aug 14 2020
Job Location: 
Guelph
Wage: 
$16.60 - $25.55/hour
How to Apply: 
HOW TO APPLY
Please apply directly by following the link below. All interested candidate must apply online in order to be considered.

https://careers.cargill.com/job/guelph/skilled-production-meat-cutter-no...

OR for more information please contact
Cargill Ltd. Dunlop Beef Facility, Human Resources Department
Address:
165 Dunlop Drive
Guelph ON N1L 1P4
Tel: 519-823-5200 ext. 211 E-mail: Guelph_hiring@cargill.com Website: www.cargill.ca
Deadline: 
Thu, Dec 31 2020
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