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Butcher – butcher shop

Job Information
Author famumarkham
Date January 19, 2018
Type Full Time
Company Famu Inc.
Salary $15.73 - Per Hour
Location Markham, ON
Category Retail / Food / Hosp
Contact Information
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Butcher – butcher shop
Famu Inc.

Job details

Location: Markham, ON
Salary: $15.73 hourly for 44 hours per week
2 Vacancies
Employment groups: Indigenous people, Newcomers to Canada, Persons with disabilities
Terms of employment: Permanent, Full time
Start date: As soon as possible
Employment conditions: Day, Evening, Weekend, Shift, Overtime, Morning


– Ability to communicate orally and in writing in English is required;
– College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 3 months to less than 1 year or equivalent experience is required;
– 1 to less than 7 months of work experience as a butcher/apprenticeship butcher in an established retail shop is required;
– Having knowledge of meat cuts in the traditional Japanese method is an asset

Job duties

– Remove bones from meat;
– Grind meats;
– Cut poultry into parts;
– Cut, trim and prepare standard cuts of meat;
– Cut sides and quarters;
– Cut, trim, slice and prepare Japanese beef using the traditional Japanese method;
– Prepare Japanese-style displays of meats and poultry;
– Wrap and package prepared meats;
– Weigh meats for sale;
– Suggest and explain the most appropriate Japanese-style cuts of meat to customers depending their cooking requirements or recipes;
– Determine, cut, trim and prepare customized cuts of meat;
– Sell meats to customers;
– Price meat products;
– Clean meats to prepare for processing or cutting;
– Communicate with suppliers overseas including Japanese and American suppliers, and order meats

Other information

– Work Setting: Butcher shop
– Equipment and Machinery Experience: Slicing machine; Power grinder; Manual cutting utensil; Band saw
– Work Site Environment: Odours; Cold/refrigerated
– Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding
– Job location: 3160 Steeles Ave. E.

How to apply
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