Skilled Butcher Monday – Friday PM Shift

Company: Samworth Brothers
Location: Leicestershire
Salary: Unspecified
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Skilled Butcher

Monday to Friday, 14:30 – 22:30



Walkers Deli & Sausage Co is part of the Samworth Brothers Group, a 4th generation family business who pride ourselves in looking after our people and producing high quality products. We are always looking for the right people, with great attitudes and an openness to learning to join our family. The size of our business enables us to support internal progression and help people to fulfil their own career and development plans.



Job Opportunity



We are currently looking to recruit a Butcher within 123 Low Risk. Reporting to the Supervisor the successful candidate will be a keen, enthusiastic individual with a high level of self-motivation. They should also be flexible, providing support to both the Butchery and Intake department.

The principle duties and responsibilities will include the following:

  • Working on a pace line
  • Handling Pork Products
  • Cutting and de-boning meat
  • Trimming
  • De-skinning meat using machines
  • Working in a chilled food environment
  • Adhere to Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP)
  • Regular lifting, pushing and pulling tasks
  • Work safely at all times and adhere to Company health and safety standards
  • Ensure Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) are correctly followed



The Right Person

You will be someone who is focused on the customer and is happy to demonstrate initiative and ownership. You will also value others and their contributions and be happy to work collaboratively with others. You will be flexible and adaptable to change. In addition, you will have the following skills:

  • Previous butchery skills (essential)
  • Previous experience of working on a pace line or at a fast pace environment (desirable)
  • Quality minded with a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Manually dextrous
  • Team worker
  • Self-motivated with a desire to learn
  • Good time-keeping and attendance records
  • Reliable and conscientious with the ability to work flexibly in line with business needs



We pride ourselves in looking after our people and we provide a range of benefits that support their everyday life including great facilities with parking onsite and subsidised restaurants, an enhanced pension, private health scheme (subject to terms and conditions), employee discount scheme on a range of high street retailers, and an online GP service.

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