Skilled Boner/ Trimmer

Location: Athleague Clonee Cork Ireland Kilbeggan Longford

Category: Production

Payment: €27,500 DOE

Terms: Full Time, Permanent

Date: 08-09-2017

Apply before: 30-09-2017


Job overview

Reports to: Line Supervisor

Role Purpose:

Working as part of the boning team in the factory, produce of cuts and trims of meat to Kepak specification and at line speed. Undertake all duties as directed by their manager/supervisor. This role will involve working to challenging production targets and therefore can be stressful. The role will be based in cold/chilled areas of the factory.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Debone, as directed by their supervisor, to customer specification and at line speed.
  • Lift weights of at least 15kgs, stand for 4+ hours and be able to move around the factory floor without assistance.
  • Ensure that the product is of the highest standard and report any issues to the Line supervisor immediately.
  • Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) KPI’s are dependent on area working in, all employees are expected to be aware of the KPI’s for the area they are in and work towards them accordingly.
  • See bonus levels for further information on trimming/boning KPI rates.
  • All employees must comply with all safety policies and procedure. Manual handling is a key part of the site and all employees must use correct lifting techniques.
  • Health & Safety is everyone’s responsibility. Employees must act in a responsible manner following all safety regulations; safe work practices, SOP’s, TBRA’s and never risking one’s own safety. Employees must ensure PPE is worn at all times and to advise those not complying with the PPE policies to comply.

Skills / Experience:

  • Previous beef deboning experience is essential. Previous experience working in a high volume meat processing factory highly beneficial.
  • This role may involve standing for 4+ hours at one time, significant walking each shift and lifting weights of at least 15kgs on a regular basis.
  • This role will be based in a cold environment (4 degrees or lower) for extended periods of time.
  • Each employee must be in a state of health such as would indicate a reasonable prospect of ability to render regular and efficient service. Able to work in a cold environment for up to 8 hours per day.
  • Each candidate must be of good character. Employment of the successful candidate shall be subject to satisfactory confidential reports.