Denninger’s Foods of the World

Job Position: Butcher

  • Application Deadline: 20th August 2022
  • Employment Type: Full time
  • Location(s): Hamilton
  • Compensation: per hour
    Compensation to be determined based on experience
  • How to Apply: Submit your resume and cover letter to
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Required Qualifications:


1-2 years experience working in a manufacturing environment.
1-2 years experience using a knife.
Comfortable working with raw meat products (beef, pork, chicken)
Ability to stand and perform repetitive work for extended periods of time
Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
Comfortable with assisting other departments as necessary

Working Conditions

Meat packaging and food manufacturing plant
Physically demanding and fast paced work environment
Early morning start (6 am Monday to Friday)
Refrigerated (cold) environment
Repetitive use of hands for grasping, pushing, pulling and fine manipulation

Key Responsibilities:

Key Responsibilities

Deboning standard cuts of meat for further processing with a knife
Trims fat and tissue from around bones
Inspects incoming raw material and reports quality problems to sausage kitchen supervisor
May roll and tie boned meat cuts to make roasts
Ensures that all equipment is cleaned and sanitized

Additional Details:

What We Offer

A rewarding and fun work atmosphere
Associate training focused on developing practical skills
Career advancement opportunities
20% Staff discount across all locations
Immediate health, vision and dental benefits upon hire
Employee Assistance Program
Access to 24/7 virtual health care
Deferred Profit Sharing Plan (DPSP)

About Our Company:

R. Denninger Limited is one of the finest food companies in the world. For more than 60 years, quality has been the founding criteria of our company. Denninger’s has five retail locations, a manufacturing plant and a warehouse all located throughout Southern Ontario. Denninger’s associates are hand picked to provide the best service in the industry. If you have a passion for customer service and thrive in a team environment, Denninger’s is the place for you!