Butchery & Retail Assistant (Ref:45273) | Sam’s Butchery, Llandeilo

Posted 3 months ago

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Vacancy Description

Catering and Hospitality
We are primary producers with 2 small farms based near
Llandeilo specialising in Rare Breeds & Local Wild Game. We
breed, naturally rear and butcher on the farm.

We produce a comprehensive range of raw meat, all by hand,
in our on-farm butchery using our own livestock and local Wild
Game. We sell our raw and cooked products at 9 Farmers
Markets per month & around 20 Food Fairs per year.

This is a full time position, over a five-day working week:
Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays most Sundays are essential.

The Role
Butchery (Food Manufacturing)
PLUS wider role the Retail side at Farmers Markets & Food
Fairs set up & break down of stall & heavy equipment,
cooking, interacting with customers – providing excellent
customer service, cash handling.
Farmers Market cooked products artisan butchers assistant
on stall
Farm help depending on season
Being a butchery assistant within our company is varied,
demanding but enjoyable.
Our Water Buffalo herd, our unique point of difference, we
offer a true farm to fork experience.
General Cleaning Duties, Steam cleaning & washing down after
Farmers Markets & Food Fairs & Butchery Unit.

Training provided

Full on the job training will be provided.

Desirable personal qualities

Passionate about food & creating it.
Be Self-Motivated.
Have an overall strong work ethic.
Learn quickly, willing to get stuck into things that they haven’t
done before.
Able to work in a team & help with whatever’s necessary.
Cope with standing for long hours and with heavy lifting.
Work in cold, wet, hot weather conditions inside & outside.
Understand the importance of the provenance of our meats.
The successful applicant would need to be a driver as we are
based on a farm & attend Farmers Market’s & Food Fairs in SW
Experience isn’t necessary however a passion for food is!
We are looking for someone with the right attitude to develop
themselves within the role.

Qualification(s) Required

No Minimum Requirements

Welsh Language Requirements

Welsh Spoken Skills: No.
Welsh Written Skills: No.

Interview arrangements

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