Sofina Foods

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Job Position: Butchers

  • Application Deadline: 15th February 2022
  • Employment Type: Full time
  • Location(s): Burlington
  • Compensation: $18.65 – $22.50
    How to Apply: Submit your resume and cover letter to
    or submit them using the Apply button below.

Required Qualifications:

– Ability to lift up to 30 pounds is required;

– Ability to stand for extended hours;

– Comfortable working in a Pork processing facility, handling raw meat;

– Comfortable in either a cold or warm environment;

– Must be able to communicate and understand English;

Key Responsibilities:

– Cut/remove specific meat sections

– Remove any demerits from product

– Trim meat to Company specifications

– Any other duties as required

Additional Details:

**Please include the job title and name of company in the subject line of all resume submissions.**

Start time: 6:00 AM or 6:30 AM, Monday- Friday;

Frequent overtime available;

Hourly rate: $18.65 – $22.50, based on Butcher role, rates per Collective Agreement;

$1,000 referral bonus for each successful referral;

Monthly perfect attendance bonus. Up to $2000 extra a year!

Full benefits (health, dental and vision) after probation;

Pension plan;

Weekly pay!

On site cafeteria

Along a bus route and next to the Appleby GO station;

About Our Company:

Sofina Foods is one of Canada’s leading manufacturers of primary and further processed protein products for retail and foodservice customers as well as international markets. We manufacture pork, beef, turkey, chicken and fish products. Our family of brands include: Cuddy, Lilydale, Janes, Mastro, San Daniele, Fletcher’s, Vienna, Riserva and Zamzam. We are also the exclusive distributor of Italy’s finest Rio Mare, Lavazza and San Benedetto products in Canada.

Our Burlington facility is looking for full time, permanent, employees to join our team of almost 1000 passionate people who are #Sofinaproud. At Sofina’s largest plant, we are working hard to offer quality pork products for the Canadian market.

We offer opportunities to hone key skills such as: accuracy, speed and critical thinking. On site training provided for individuals that are interested in working with a knife and learning how to butcher different cuts of meat. There is no limit to the opportunities for progression at Sofina Foods.

If this sounds exciting to you, come & work with us! We are committed to providing employees with a safe work environment, secured by screening protocols and protective equipment so that health and safety is always a top priority. Join the Sofina Foods family and start your new career today!