Job Title:

Meat Cutters/Butchers


Conestoga Meat Packers, 313 Menno Street, Breslau. No public transportation available, transportation assistance may be available

Company Description:

Conestoga Meat Packers located in Breslau, Ontario is a vertically integrated processor of premium quality, fresh pork.

Number of Positions:


Job Type:

Full Time

Close to Public Transit:


Start Date:



Monday to Friday


40 hour week. Day shift starting at 6:00 a.m. and afternoon shift at 2:30 p.m.


Competitive wages (ranges from $17.95 per hour to $21.75 per hour), Afternoon shift premium of 50 cents, competitive benefits


  • Cut, trim and prepare standard cuts of meat
  • Remove bones from meat
  • Prepare special orders.
  • Wrap and package prepared meats
  • Train meat cutters
  • Use manual cutting utensil


  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Completion of High School
  • Commitment to safety and quality processes
  • 1-2 years butcher/knife experience required
  • Previous experience in retail/wholesale butchery environment.
  • Butchery course an asset
  • Ability to stand and perform repetitive physical tasks for extended periods of time
  • Attention to detail and work well with others
  • Perform critical thinking, have significant use of memory and continuous learning
  • Excellent hand-eye coordination and decision making skills
  • Basic English communication skills
  • Basic security clearance

How to Apply:

Please upload/send your resume in confidence to or fax to (519-648-3421). We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those invited to participate in our recruitment process will be contacted.


Work Conditions and Environment:

  • Physically demanding
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Cold/refrigerated environment
  • Some areas may have odours
  • Wholesaler, meat packing establishment