Job Title : Retail Butcher Apprentice
Company Name : New Empire Supermarket Ltd.
Job Location : Unit 111, 4600 No. 3 Road, Richmond, BC
How To Apply: To apply, please send your resume to: NewEmpireMarket@outlook.com
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: NewEmpireMarket@outlook.com
We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.