Meat Cutter Surrey 2158283

Surrey, BC

Job Description:

We are a family owned global provider of high quality specialty meat products, has an exciting opportunity for experienced Meat Cutters/Butchers, based out of our Langley location.

Operating for over 25 years with two plants in British Columbia and one in Saskatchewan, we have built it's business around our core values of integrity, quality, innovation and superior customer service. We know our dedicated staff is what makes it all possible.

We are located in  Langley, BC facility that operates as both a slaughter house and meat processing plant.

The Meat Cutter positions is a permanent/full-time position that involves working
Monday-Friday 6:00 am-2:30 pm  

A Meat Cutter is responsible for ensuring all meat cuts meet the specifications and yield requirements in accordance with production and customer needs.

The incumbent must be able to demonstrate excellent knife skills and maintain line speed with strict adherence to all applicable policies, practices and legislation including GMP, Food Safe and WorkSafe BC.


  • Cut carcasses or sides or quarters of carcasses into primal cuts for further processing.
  • Perform all of the following cuts at production line speed
    • Lift neck bones
    • Trim loins and buts
    • Jowl removal
    • Bone out picnics and buckeyes
    • Pull side ribs
    • Remove hind leg
    • Jowl trim
    • Back fat trim
    • Whizard knife
  • Communicate effectively with Plant Superintendent, Production Supervisor and Lead Hands to ensure cuts are being performed as assigned and required
  • Follow all WorkSafe BC, CFIA, HACCP and other applicable regulations



  • Ability to accurately work at production line speed
  • At least 3-year experience in a Meat (Slaughter/Fabrication) Manufacturing facility.
  • Have not been away from Meat (Slaughter/ Fabrication) manufacturing more than 3 years.
  • Minimum 3-year experience deboning Carcass or primal
  • Must have basic working English skills
  • Consistent commitment to working safely
  • Demonstrated ability to react to situations with a strong sense of urgency using a creative and logical approach to resolution
  • Ability to work in a cold environment and tolerate standing for long periods of time
  • Ability to work in a team based environment


Compensation & Benefits:

  • Starting at $17.12 to 19.07 and increases $1 more after successful completion of probationary period of 60 days worked, wages are subject to meat cutting experience
  • $2 per hour Premium on Salary till 2nd May 2020
  • MSP (provincial health insurance) coverage & Extended Health, Dental & Vision Benefits after 60 days worked
  • Bi-weekly $40.00 Perfect Attendance Bonus – one month after successfully completing probationary period of 60 days worked.
  • Year End Bonus
  • RRSP contribution plan after 1 year of continuous employment


Donald's Fine Foods

Donald\'s Fine Foods

Donald’s Fine Foods has grown over the last 20 years from a local meat distributor to a manufacturer and distributor of high quality meat products with over 700 employees and an extensive local and international customer base. Spanning four locations in Western Canada, we are known best under various brands such as Savoury Choice, Paradise Valley, Primrose Farms and Sakura Farms.

We are passionate about our people and our shared commitment to our mission: Providing our customers with quality food products that meet their needs through innovation and customer focus.We offer on-the-job-training, promotions from within our teams, support a safe work environment and hosts various employee social events. Donald’s Fine Foods is poised for growth and is looking for exceptional people to be part of our team.


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