Conestoga Meat Packers Ltd.
  • 26-Mar-2015 to 2020-12-29 (CST)
  • Production
  • Breslau, ON, CAN
  • $19.65 per hour to $23.10 per hour
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Benefit eligible after 3 months / Pension after 2 years

Come and be a part of our dynamic team and join us in building for the future together. We are expanding our business and have permanent full-time openings for Meat Cutters/Butchers - Retail or Wholesale on our day and afternoon shift. There are 30 vacancies and the start date would be as soon as possible. 

Job Duties:

  • 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

Work Conditions and Environment:

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

We offer:

  • Competitive wages (ranges from $19.65 per hour to $23.10 per hour)
  • Competitive Benefits (Medical, Dental, Life Insurance, Vision Care, Pension, Group Insurance)
  • Afternoon Shift Premium of $1.25
  • 40 hours per week
  • Weekly pay by direct deposit
  • Training will be provided


  • 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

These positions are required for day (starting times vary from 6:00 am - 7:30 am) and afternoon shift
(starting times vary from 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm) Monday - Friday

Working Location: 313 Menno St, Breslau, Ontario, NOB 1M0.

No public transportation available, transportation assistance may be available.


Please upload/send your resume in confidence to or fax to (519-648-2494)

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those invited to participate in our recruitment process will be contacted.

Conestoga Meat Packers Ltd.
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