• JBS Food Canada ULC
  • Brooks, AB, Canada
  • Oct 24, 2019
Full time Manufacturing

Job Description

Industrial Meat Cutter

JBS Food Canada ULC. is one of the largest beef processors in Canada. We are currently recruiting Industrial Meat Cutters for our Brooks, Alberta facility which has the capacity to harvest more than 4,000 head of cattle per day.


As a member of the team you will be responsible for a variety of duties including:




  • Cut beef or quarters of carcasses into primal cuts for further cutting, processing or packaging, De-bone meat, Cut meat into specific cuts for institutional, commercial or other wholesale use
  • Wearing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE, i.e. hard hat, safety glasses, steel toe boots, mesh safety equipment, etc) as provided by the Employer
  • Working in a variety of environments including wet, humid, cold, hot, inside or outside
  • Working with animal blood and various parts/contents of a butchered animal

An ideal candidate will possess the following: 

  • High school Diploma
  • Completion of a program in industrial meat cutting or 1 – 2 years’ experience as an industrial butcher or trimmer is required.
  • Basic English skills

Work conditions and Physical Capabilities:  

  •    Repetitive tasks, Handling heavy loads, Physical demanding, Manual dexterity, Attention to detail, Hand-eye co-ordination, Standing for extended periods, Bending, Crouching, kneeling.

Type of equipment:                             Knives, Saws, Power cutting tools

Work Site Environment:                      Noisy, Odours, Hot, Cold/refrigerated.

Please note that Applicants may be subject to drug and alcohol testing. If an Applicant is requested to take a drug and alcohol test, any offer of employment to the Applicant will be conditional upon passing the drug and alcohol test.  

Permanent Full Time Position, Shift

Earn Competitive Starting Wages of $17.10 - $23.75, 40.00 Hours per week as per collective agreement 

Exceptional Benefits including:

  • Competitive Wage | Relocation Assistance | Extended Health/Medical Benefit | Group Life & Accidental Death Insurance | Long Term Disability | Vision/Dental Care | Employee Beef Purchasing Program | Voluntary Employee RRSP Contributions | Employer RRSP Contributions | Subsidized Bus Transport | Medical Clinic on-site | Career Growth and Continued Training



JBS Food Canada ULC.

Mailing Address: PO Box 1868; 193002A Range Road 150. Brooks AB T1R 1C6

Physical Location: 4km west of Brooks on Trans Canada Highway No.1

Apply to:     

     Phone: 403-501-2223       Fax: 403 501 2239