Meat plant operative

Job description

Meat Plant Operative

Location: Crumlin

Tasks would include:

  • Operating equipment and machinery (which could include knife/bladed machinery) to prepare carcass for chilling
  • Follow training in food safety to ensure a high quality, food safe products are produced for our customers
  • Ensuring health and safety to create a safe working environment for self and colleagues
  • Training in knife safety to minimise risks of injury
  • Completing tasks as efficiently as possible in order to reduce waste and downtime and maximise yields and profits
  • Working as part of a team, being supportive to colleagues and demonstrating a positive attitude and sharing knowledge
  • Training new members of the team as required
  • Work flexibly across multiple roles and areas within the Abattoir to ensure service levels are met
  • Hygienic dressing and slaughter of animals in accordance with current legislation.


  • Attention to detail
  • Can do attitude
  • Punctual
  • Able to undertake tasks unsupervised
  • Work on own initiative
  • Positive attitude

Meat Plant Operative ensuring health and safety Attention to detail Abattoir Operative Health and Safety Communication

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: From £11.50 per hour


  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday


Job Category: abattoir
Job Type: butcher
Job Location: CRUMLIN

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