Food Recruit - Search & Selection

Our Client

Food Recruit are excited to continue our partnership with one of the largest meat manufacturing groups in the country. A FTSE 250 listed group employing over 2,500 people across six European sites

The Role

As part of a large ongoing recruitment project, we are seeking Skilled Butchers (x20) to join our client in Huntingdon. With a new site opening and demand at an all time high, we are seeking new members of the team that can butcher a meat carcass within a controlled retailer specification cut.

Objective Experience

Ideally an experienced Skilled Butcher, however we are willing to consider other work experience which has involved meat preparation such staff from Production Kitchens, Chefs and kitchen staff. The most critical part is that you must work in a safe manor whilst ensuring product yields and quality remain at the highest level.

You will help drive health and safety practices in your area as well as continuous improvement whilst assiting the Line Leaders.

A good level of english, both spoken and written is critical for this role.

The Opportunity

You will be joining a company turning over £1.8b, they placed nobody on furlough during lockdown and are on a recruitment drive to further strengthen their position in the market. They offer career progression and importantly, stability in what is a very difficult time at the moment

  • The role is paying £9.11 per hour initially, then moving to £9.72ph after training. There is also a 12.5% shift allowance for days and a 33.3% allowance for nights.
  • The site works 4 on 4 off (12hr shifts) and we are recruiting for both Days and Nights – please specify your preference when applying

If you are a Skilled Butcher or have experience with slicing and preparing meat products, then apply today

This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Food Recruit can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK. Whilst we will endeavour to contact you following your application, due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful, but we may keep your details on file for future opportunities

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £9.11-£9.72 per hour

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