Abattoir Operative

ABP UK Langport

01458 254545

Abattoir Operative

Our abattoir team are currently seeking motivated and enthusiastic individuals who are keen to carve a career within abattoir operations. This is an excellent opportunity to develop and learn new skills within a highly regulated environment; where you will
have the opportunity to rotate around a number of different jobs (after training) and become a multi-skilled operative.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

Reporting to the Abattoir Manager, the main duties and responsibilities are:

  • You will be responsible for the processing of cattle in accordance with individual training and licensing as applicable. Duties may include: stunning; flanking, legging, trimming, back saw, hide removal, preparatory trimming.
  • You will contribute as part of one team to ensure that cattle are processed in adherence with Animal Welfare Requirements, Food Safety legislation, and customer specification
  • To ensure that production deadlines are met and yields maximised with minimal contamination and wastage
  • To embrace training opportunities and take ownership of your own personal development

Knowledge and Experience

  • Previous knife handling skills would be advantageous but not essential as full training will be provided.
  • The ideal candidate will have great attention to detail, be willing and keen to learn, and be punctual.

Hours of work – Monday to Friday 6.30am to finish (average 42 hours/week)

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  • Salary
    £460 - £575pw
  • Job Category
    Butcher
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