Denninger’s Foods of the World

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Job Position: Part-Time Fresh Meat Associate

  • Application Deadline: 22nd July 2022
  • Employment Type: Part time
  • Location(s): Burlington
  • Compensation: per hour
    Compensation to be determined based on experience
  • How to Apply: Submit your resume and cover letter to
    or submit them using the Apply button below.

Required Qualifications:

Job Requirements

Must be comfortable working with meat (Beef, Pork, Chicken and Seafood).
Experience working with equipment such as a grinder, power saw, slicer and/or tenderizer is an asset.
Demonstrated ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
Ability to communicate effectively with customers, staff and other departments within the organization.
Strong customer service skills are required.
Ability to work independently and as a part of a team.
Available for flexible scheduling to meet the needs of the store.

Essential Job Functions

Standing and walking for extended periods of time.
Bend and stoop to grasp objects and climb ladders.
Bend and twist the upper body, reach above and below shoulders.
Bend and lift loads, up to 50 pounds.
Push and pull carts weighing up to 100 pounds.
Repetitive use of hands for grasping, pushing, pulling and fine manipulation.
Environmental exposure to extreme temperatures (coolers, ovens, freezer, outdoors, etc.)

Key Responsibilities:

Job Duties

Assists customers in the selection of cuts of meat and other products sold at the meat counter.
Weighs, prices and wraps products selected by customers.
Monitor quality of product and report any concerns to the Department Head.
May use slicers, saws, knives and tenderizers.
Assists in the end of day clean up and storage of meats for the Meat Counter
Assists in the stocking of the self service counter of vacuum packed meat and kitchen items and ensures proper product rotation.
May prepare special orders for customers.
Ensures that the Meat Counter area and meat coolers are safe, clean, sanitary and visually appealing.
May assist with Curbside orders.
Other duties as directed by Store Management.

Additional Details:

What We Offer

A rewarding and fun work atmosphere
Flexible work schedules, posted 2 weeks in advance
Competitive wages
Associate training focused on developing practical skills
Employee Recognition Program
Career advancement opportunities
20% Staff discount across all locations
50% Staff discount at our Bistro/ Bitehaus

About Our Company:

Our mission at Denninger’s family owned and operated stores is to delight our customers by delivering on the following promises:

Fast, friendly and consistent customer service
A spotlessly clean environment and operation
Specializing in artisanal and delicatessen meats
High quality, nutritous, freshly made foods
A broad selection of meats, cheeses, groceries, confectionery and baked goods
Unique family recipes with European flavours
A fun filled, multi-sensory shopping experience
Value conscious choices for gourmet selections
Locally sourced food from our communities