Meat Cutter - Knoxville
Company: United Grocery Outlet
Posted on: June 15, 2019
Job Title: Meat CutterSummaryReceives, stores, cuts and grinds
meats in retail establishment by performing the following duties.
Promote the general welfare of the store.Education and/or
ExperienceHigh school diploma or general education degree (GED); or
one to three months related experience and/or training; or
equivalent combination of education and experience.AgeMust be over
18 years old.Certificates, Licenses, Registrations and Computer
SkillsNone requiredWork EnvironmentThe work environment
characteristics described here are representative of those an
employee encounters while performing the essential functions of
this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is
regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts and risk of electrical
shock. The employee is frequently exposed to extreme cold and
vibration. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid
conditions; high, precarious places; fumes or airborne particles;
and toxic or caustic chemicals. The noise level in the work
environment is usually loud.Supervisory ResponsibilitiesThis job
has no supervisory responsibilities.QualificationsTo perform this
job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each
essential duty satisfactorily with or without reasonable
accommodations. The requirements listed below are representative of
the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.Essential Duties and
Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be
- Safety sensitive position for drug and alcohol testing.
- Provide excellent customer service.
- Comply with all company policies and federal regulations and
- Unloads fresh, cured and boxed meats and poultry from delivery
truck and transports them to storage room.
- Examines meats in storage and rotates meats to avoid
- Places meat in containers and wrap for displays. Affixes
required labels to products.
- Places meat on trays in display counter.
- Cleans and sanitizes equipment, cutting room, meat containers,
shelves, bins, coolers, tables and storage room meeting required
regulations and company standards.
- Cuts meat into small pieces suitable for grinding, and grinds
for use as hamburgers, meat loaf and sausage.
- Takes meat orders from customers.
- Counts and weighs incoming articles and compares results
- Trims, cuts and weighs meats, fish and poultry.
- Shapes, laces and ties meat cuts by hand to form roasts.
- Additional duties as assigned by management.Core CompetenciesTo
perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the
following competencies :Customer Service - Responds promptly to
customer needs; Responds to requests for service and assistance;
Meets commitments.Ethics - Treats people with respect; Keeps
commitments; Inspires the trust of others; Works with integrity and
ethically; Upholds organizational values.Safety and Security -
Observes safety and security policies and procedures; Reports
potentially unsafe conditions; Uses equipment and materials
properly.Reasoning Ability - Ability to apply common sense
understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral
instructions.Language Skills and Mathematical Skills - Ability to
read a limited number of two- and three-syllable words and to
recognize similarities and differences between words and between
series of numbers. Ability to print and speak simple sentences.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of
measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and
decimals.Physical DemandsThe physical demands described here are
representative of those that must be met by an employee to
successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While
performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently
required to stand and walk; use hands to finger; handle and feel;
reach with hands and arms; and talk and hear. The employee is
frequently required to taste and smell. The employee is
occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch and crawl. The
employee must properly and safely lift and /or move up to 50 pounds
regularly, frequently lift and/or move up to 80 pounds and
occasionally lift and/or move more than 100 pounds. Specific vision
abilities required by this job include close vision and distance
Keywords: United Grocery Outlet, Knoxville , Meat Cutter - Knoxville, Other , Knoxville, Tennessee
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