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  • QLD - Metro, QLD, Australia
  • Full time
  • Located in Lytton. Brisbane
  • Full time role with a 100% Australian owned, national food service company
  • Experienced fresh meat butcher required

PFD Food Services began life in 1943 amid the noise and chaos of the Melbourne Fish Markets. Expanding rapidly to meet the demand of an ever growing customer base, we are a 100% Australian owned and operated food service company with over 800 company owned trucks and customer service focused drivers making daily deliveries.

With an extensive range of fresh meat and seafood, together with frozen products, drygoods, paper products and cleaning solutions for the Foodservice Industry, PFD has proven their unwavering commitment to their customers and are considered a source of innovation, a provider of insight, a solver of problems. In 2021 PFD formed a partnership with another proud Australian company, Woolworths Group.

The Role

The purpose of this role is to satisfactorily perform duties under the direction of the Operations Manager in the preparation, handling, portioning and/or packaging of fresh meat and other like products in a chilled environment and undertake other duties within the production department as required.

Key Responsibilities

  • Preparing meat for sale by removing bones, trimming fat and cutting meat to shape and size
  • Taking customer orders over the phone and counter
  • Preparing meat cuts, marinating and seasoning
  • Operating filling machines, smoking chambers, cooking kettles and vats
  • Assisting in the operation of machinery to grind, mix, mince or tenderise meat
  • Packing and wrapping meat
  • Maintenance of pricing and labelling of products

Key Competencies, Skills and Qualifications

  • Awareness of OH&\;S and Food Safety requirements
  • Awareness of HACCP food safety program and the "cold chain" process in particular
  • Enjoy practical and manual work
  • Have good hand-eye coordination
  • Ability to do quick and accurate work with hands
  • Good communication skills
  • Accurate with an eye for detail
  • Good time management and organisational skills
  • Motivated and Reliable
  • Customer focused
  • Ability to work in a team environment

What PFD is Offering the Successful Candidate

We are offering competitive remuneration, superannuation and other staff benefits (such as discounts on staff purchases, discounted accommodation, health insurance and banking). Should you be eligible, the company may also offer nationally recognised Certificate III training.

Please submit your application (cover letter and resume) via the apply now link below

As part of our recruitment process, do you agree to undertake employment checks? These checks may include a medical assessment (including a drug and alcohol test), National Police History Check, Working With Children/Vulnerable Groups Check, Licence Validation/Demerit Point Check.

Please note: We do not accept unsolicited CV's from Recruitment agencies / third parties and we will not be liable or responsible for any fees or costs associated with unsolicited CV's sent directly to Line Managers.

PFD Food Services is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer

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