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Meat Cutter

Las Vegas, Nevada

Job Description

Company: Newport Meat of Nevada
Location: US-NV-Las Vegas
Zip Code: 89118
Minimum Level of Education: High School or Equivalent
Minimum Years of Experience: 1
Position Type:
Travel Percentage: 0


More information about this job:


Newport Meat of Nevada


General Purpose of the Position:

The purpose of the Meat Cutter is to cut, trim, bones, ties and grinds meats to portion and prepare meat in cooking form.


Supervisory Responsibilities:

This position has no supervisory responsibilities.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


The prerequisites listed below are representative of the legal qualifications, Sysco – Newport Meat of Nevada standards, knowledge base, skill set, and physical abilities required to perform the essential functions and responsibilities of the job.

Standard requirements to qualify for the position shall include:

*Cuts, trims, and bones carcass sections or prime cuts to reduce to cooking cuts such as roasts, steaks, chops, stew cubes, and grinding meat such as beef, pork, veal and lamb.

*Cuts and weighs steaks and chops for individual servings.

*Tends electric grinder to grind meat.

*Shapes and ties roasts.

*Works with power saw.

*Use a tenderizer for cubing meat.

*Prepare special cuts of meat ordered by customers.

*Maintain work areas in compliance with the U.S.D.A. guidelines.

*Assemble and tear down any equipment in work area at the beginning and end of your shift.

*Ensure that all product specifications are being met according to guidelines.

*Manage profitability by achieving product yields and meeting deadlines for product readiness.

Must complete training on Allergens for meat bonding.

*Complete other duties as assigned.


Required Job Skills:

One or two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

*Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers

*Ability to multiply and divide with 10’s and 100’s.

*Ability to perform operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume and distance.

*Ability to read a limited number of two and three syllable words and to recognize similarities and differences between words and between series of numbers.

*Ability to print and speak simple sentences.

*Must have good written and oral communication skills and be able to effectively communicate with others.

*Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.

*Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.

*Commitment to work until the job is completed.

*Results orientated.

*Detail orientated.

*Interact well with others. Good team player.


Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.


Sysco is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.


This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.

Employment Type: Full Time

ReqID: 80125