Job Details

    Job Title : Retail Butcher Apprentice
    Company Name : New Empire Supermarket Ltd.
    Job Type : Full Time
    Job Location : Unit 111, 4600 No. 3 Road, Richmond, BC
    Post Date : 2019-08-08
    Close Date : 2019-12-08
    How To Apply: To apply, please send your resume to:

    Description :

    New Empire Supermarket Ltd. (DBA New 2000 Supermarket) is a full-size supermarket located at Empire Centre, Richmond, BC.  You will find in our clean, neat and orderly supermarket the essentials of top grade/fresh vegetables, fruits, meat, poultry, live seafood and local as well as imported Asian food and seasoning. We are looking for a Butcher Apprentice to provide high-quality meats and services to our customers.

    Job Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Simple deboning/trimming, portion cutting, grinding of beef, pork, and chicken
    • Operating meat slicer and/or knives to prepare standard cuts of meat according to specifications
    • Wrap and package prepared meats
    • Prepare special cuts and orders as per customer requests
    • Courteously answer all customer inquiries regarding different cuts, serving sizes etc.
    • Stocking displays to ensure adequate product levels in the department
    • Make sure that all prepared items are properly labeled, covered and rotated
    • Ensure all equipment is clean, well maintained and fully operational
    • Keep department continually clean, organized and free of safety hazards

    Skills and Experience:

    • On-the-job training will be provided
    • Positive attitude and superb customer service skills
    • Previous retail or customer service experience in a grocery setting an asset
    • Commitment to health and safety in the workplace, with the ability to work in a safe and responsible manner
    • Must be self-motivated, reliable and able to work independently or in a collaborative team environment
    • Willingness and availability to work a variety of shifts, including: Mornings, Afternoons, Evenings, Weekends & Holidays
    • Ability to lift 70 pounds
    • Comfortable working with meat (beef, pork, chicken)
    • Standing for extended periods and bending, crouching, kneeling at times
    • Adapted to cold environment, noisy, with some strong odours

    Salary: $15.00 per hour (40 hours/week), Room for advancement.

    Work Location: Unit 111, 4600 No. 3 Road, Richmond, BC V6X 2C2 Canada

    To apply, please send your resume to:

    We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


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