If you are an employer, post your job for free by emailing: employmentontario@regionofwaterloo.ca.
Please note: We support workplaces that operate in accordance with provincial direction during COVID-19.
Coronavirus Resources for Workplaces


Full-time Meat Cutter / Butcher

at Conestoga Meats in Breslau

Meat Cutter/Butcher - Retail or Wholesale

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.

            We offer:

  • Competitive wages (ranges from $20.55 per hour to $24.00 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

Hours or Work: Monday to Friday  (starting times vary from 6:00 am - 7:30 am) and afternoon shift
(starting times vary from 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm)

Not on a Bus Route

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


  • 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 

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

No public transportation available, transportation assistance may be available.

Conestoga Meats welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Please upload/send your resume in confidence to https://conestogameats.com or fax to (519-648-2494)

Please tell them you saw the job advertised here with Region of Waterloo, Employment Ontario  

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


Recent jobs at Conestoga Meats
Full-time General Labour at Conestoga Meats in Breslau 08-10-2021
Full-time Industrial Butcher at Conestoga Meats in Breslau 07-10-2021

« Go back to category
Published at 07-10-2021
Viewed: 191 times