Meat Packer

Job Description

Company: Buckhead Meat of New England
Location: US-RI-Warwick
Zip Code: 02886
Minimum Level of Education: High School or Equivalent
Minimum Years of Experience: 0-1
Position Type: Non-Exempt
Travel Percentage: 0


More information about this job:


We offer our associates the opportunity to grow personally and professionally, to contribute to the success of a dynamic organization, and to serve others in a manner that exceeds their expectations. We're looking for talented, hard-working individuals to join our team. Come grow with us and let us show you why we’re at the heart of food and service.



Description of Job:

Be part of something you can truly be proud of every day.  Our packers are passionate about the meat they take care of.  In this fast-paced environment, you will transfer meat to packing machines as well as box the finished product.  This job will keep you busy from start to finish. 


Aspects of the Job:

While working in a productive USDA inspected environment you will be asked daily to accurately pack and box meat.  This fast-paced job will allow you to really be proud of what you are doing.  Taking pride in all the steaks we pack is a must.  You will be asked to inspect and ensure all product is cut correctly, packed correctly and then boxed correctly to ensure that a high-quality cut steak is delivered to our customer each time.  Some math skills are needed as you will be required to count the steaks and put the proper amount in each case.  Being bi-lingual is preferred for this position, but not required.  You must be able to read and write in English. 


Physical Demands:

While working in a cold climate controlled environment you must be able to lift and maneuver 50-60 pounds.  A good sense of smell is a must.  You will be required to stand, walk, lift and listen while working in the operation.  You should also be able to work while wearing proper personal protective gear for a cold climate controlled environment.  This position also requires you to work with sharp equipment and moving equipment.  You must also be able to stand, sit, use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects or controls.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision and depth perception.


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


Buckhead Meat of New England 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