Trainee Butcher, Cookstown

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City/Region: Cookstown
Salary: Salary between £376.80 – £439.20 per week (depending on experience)

Salary between £376.80 - £439.20 per week (depending on experience)

Previous butchery experience would be advantageous but not essential as full and extensive training will be provided.

  • Paid Holidays
  • Company Pension Scheme (Up to 5% Company Contribution)
  • Support with obtaining recognised qualification - NVQ (Bonus payment upon completion)
  • Subsidised Company canteen
  • Staff Sales
  • Company Sick Pay Scheme
  • Life Insurance
  • Overtime opportunities

Option 1 - Shift Pattern: 07.00 - 17.30 (4 days - 40 Hrs / Week)

Option 2 - Shift Pattern: 07.15 - 17.45 (4 days - 40 Hrs / Week)

Are you looking for an exciting and challenging career with one of the UK's largest pork processing companies? We currently have vacancies for motivated and passionate trainee butchers at our site in Cookstown.

You might never have thought about a butchery job before, but actually being a butcher is a career choice that's secure and progressive there's currently a national shortage of people with the right skills.

Your tasks will range from machinery and saw operations to knife-related operations including hocking and evisceration. Health and safety are of paramount importance and all tasks are carried out whilst ensuring strict adherence to our high levels of animal welfare. In return, we offer full training and development, career progression and job security alongside very competitive rates of pay.

Karro Cookstown is part of the Karro Food Group which is one of the UK's leading pork processing companies. The site offers a full processing operation from slaughter line, primary and secondary processing producing fresh pork and gammon which we distribute across the UK and internationally.

"We believe that diversity fosters innovation and productivity and we are dedicated to developing a workforce which is representative and reflective of the communities we work in. We are committed to hiring the best person for each role.

This commitment is upheld by each of our divisions. As part of our pledge to foster a diverse and inclusive workforce, we continue to take our responsibilities to equal opportunities seriously."

It's a platform to build a solid work history from a company that prides itself on giving people a chance to reach their potential.

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