Meat & Cleaver is an independent family-run butcher committed to providing the finest quality meats. Meat & Cleaver have become one of Essex’s most respected butchers supplying our loyal customers with the very best of meat rating highly in provenance, welfare, and flavour.

Passionate about meat, Meat & Cleaver is a small business with a big vision, delivering the finest quality meats throughout the UK, as well as serving our local customers at our butchers shop in Dunmow.

Current Available Positions:

Full-Time Butcher

We are looking for a self-motivated, experienced and dedicated butcher to join our growing independent, family-run butchers in Essex!

This is a very exciting role for the right candidate to carve a career as a butcher and develop their butchery skills demonstrating exceptional levels of customer service in a growing and fast-paced team environment.

Please note: Butchery experience is required for this role.

The Candidate

  • Have previous experience in butchery 
  • Have a high standard of cutting and preparation skill – from breaking down whole carcass, boning and preparing joints, portion control, dicing, mincing, sausage-making, and packing
  • Have a keen eye and attention to detail whilst working to deadlines especially when making up catering and retail orders both for local and national dispatch
  • An ability to create enticing counter displays
  • Reliable team player and timekeeper
  • Well-presented with a positive attitude to work including flexibility with regards to working hours
  • Must be currently living in Dunmow area within a commutable distance
  • Be organised and able to work in a clean and safe manner adhering to food safety, ensuring HACCP and CCP’s are maintained and enforced, with good manufacturing practices, reporting any issues where necessary
  • English Spoken

The Hours

45 hours per week

Full-time, Permanent

Salary

£10.00-£14.00 per hour depending on experience

Contact

If you think you have the passion, skill set and desire to fulfil this demanding yet rewarding role, then please contact Sam Fuller at Meat & Cleaver on 01279 876575 or email us at info@meatandcleaver.co.uk along with a copy of your C.V.