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Qualified Butcher & Trainee Butcher

Roche, Cornwall
£10.14 to £15.50 Per Hour
Job Type
22 Sep 2022
Better food for a brighter future - make your career count.

Benefits of working for Danish Crown :

We have a number of amazing benefits on top of the competitive pay, these include (on some shifts), subsidised travel to work, subsidised canteen, free canteen snacks/food, tea and coffee, free parking, free food packages, discounted staff shop on food and much much more....

Who are we looking for :

We are looking for people to join our amazing team in our Bugle site on both day and night shifts which fit in with family life especially if you have children to collect from school. Richard and the Team would like to hear from people who are looking for a long or short term period of work, but ideally people who want a sustainable career where we can teach you a life long skill. As you become more skilled your earnings really can improve to market leading levels.

Who are we :

We are a food company owned by Danish farmers supplying high-quality food to customers and consumers all over the world. From butchers to business developers, we're more than 23,000 colleagues, all committed to lowering our carbon footprint and becoming climate neutral by 2050, for better food and a brighter future.

We have run successful training lines in our Butchery to and we are looking for the next intake who have the appetite to learn and develop the craftmanship of butchery.

Main Duties and Responsibilities for a Trainee Butcher include;

Working as a Trainee Butcher on a training line or pace line: trimming, making cuts and deboning pork products to required specifications.

Learning all the necessary knife skills as a Trainee Butcher to produce quality cuts which maximise profitability from and reduce waste.

Comply with the food and hygiene requirements at all times.

Operate within the Company health and safety standards and ensure that workstations are kept clean and tidy at all times.

What We Are Looking For;

An appetite to deliver results in a fast paced environment.

Ability to work at a consistently high pace dictated by line speed.

Dexterous with good hand-eye coordination.

Able to follow instructions and procedures accurately and consistently at all times.

Work well in a team and surrounding teams.

Commitment to personal development.

Other Details;

AM Shift 05.30-14.30 Monday to Thursday, Friday 05.30-14:00

PM Shift 14:30-23:30 Monday to Thursday, Friday 14:00-22.30

Shift Premium of £0.40 per hour working the 15:00-24:00 shift after 12 weeks.

Progression will be on your commitment to improving your skills and pace, it is expected L1 will be reached in approx. 12 weeks.15

Additional development and training will be provided with the aim for all trainees to reach L3 within a reasonable timescale.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £10.14-£15.50 per hour

Casual dress
Company events
Company pension
Cycle to work scheme
Discounted or free food
Employee discount
Free or subsidised travel
Free parking
Life insurance
On-site parking
Referral programme
Sick pay
Store discount
8 hour shift
Day shift
Monday to Friday
Night shift
Supplemental pay types:
Bonus scheme
Performance bonus

Ability to commute/relocate:
St. Austell, PL26 8RR: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

Work authorisation:
United Kingdom (required)

Reference ID: BU1
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  • Job Reference: 718588113-2
  • Date Posted: 22 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Danish Crown UK
  • Location: Roche, Cornwall
  • Salary: £10.14 to £15.50 Per Hour
  • Sector: Hospitality & Tourism
  • Job Type: Permanent