Urgently Required: Butchers/Knife Handlers

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Urgently Required: Butchers/Knife Handlers

Salary: £8.05 per hour
The Job:
We are currently recruiting for skilled Butchers/Knife Handlers to work in a fast-paced production environment for our client who is based in the Bridgeton area. (Temporary positions with the potential to become permanent posts).



The Duties:
Skills Required:

*Confident in preparation and cutting of meat.
*Experienced of boning legs, shoulders, bellies, and loins for further cutting, processing and packaging to a high standard.
*Have strong knife skills and be confident in their ability to Bone, Cut and Portion Control.
*Be comfortable using state of the art powered equipment as well as butchers tools to portion & prepare meat.
*Ensure meat is being prepared to the correct specifications as set out by shift manager.
*Be responsible for maintenance of clean equipment and work area.
*Adhere to ALL quality, health & safety guidelines as per site regulations.

The successful candidates:

Experience of working within a high-volume food processing environment is advantageous but not essential.
Be able to organise and prioritise work under pressure.
Be able to work on own initiative as well as part of a team.

Every candidate will be required to undertake manual block test prior to commencement of assignment.

A good proficiency of the English language, both verbal and written is required.

Shift Times/Rates:

Workings hours: 6am -2.30pm Monday, Wednesday,Thursday & Friday
Tuesday 6am – 1.30pm. Total: 39hrs per week.
Weekends: As per workload dictates.

Hourly Rates:
Butchers: £8.05ph
Knife Handler: £8.05ph

Immediate starts available for successful candidates.

For all details please submit your CV to smcpolin@primestaff.co.uk or call 0141 248 4711. (your application will be treated in the strictest confidence).