A meat cutter performs quality, profitable cuts to meet to company specifications.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
The first and most important responsibility and accountability is to provide friendly, courteous service to our customers.
A meat cutter will receive from the Distribution Center meat in cases to be cut, sliced, sawed or ground into specific "cuts" of meat. He/she will make the "cuts" to be packaged and displayed in the meat case. He/she will also assist in various other activities directed by the general operation of the store as needed, including general cleaning and custodial duties and other specific activities as directed by management.
Required Education and / or Experience:
The store will provide necessary training.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. A meat cutter must be able to crouch, grasp, lift, pull, push, reach, stand, kneel and walk in order to lift and carry meat cases to table in order to cut, slice, saw and/or grind the meat for purchase. He/she must be able to lift meat cases weighing up to 100 pounds to waist high. The must be able to stand in one place for long periods of time in order to prepare meat in a repetitive manner. The job requires a frequent exertion of a heavy force. Repetitive motion is required with substantial movements of the wrists, hands and/or fingers.
This job requires work in a cold environment involving refrigerated and freezing environments.
Specific Equipment and Materials:
Saw, slicer, tenderizer, grinder, knives, steels, gizmos, scrapers and safety gloves.
Production or Performance Standards:
A meat cutter must be able to perform quality, profitable cuts in an expeditious manner. He/she is expected to courteously and professionally interact with customers and co-workers and to portray a pleasant temperament and disposition.
Relationship to other Jobs / Positions:
Brookshire Brothers employees and personnel are considered team partners and are expected to assist in all areas of the store operation as needed and able.
It is a requirement that every employee of Brookshire Brothers greet and speak to each and every customer, entering and leaving their work area, in a cheerful and pleasant manner. Each employee should extend the same type courtesy to co-workers as well.