Meat Processor

  • Part Time
  • Truro, NS
  • February 1, 2019

Brookside Abattoir

Job Start Date: Immediately

Brookside Abattoir is managed by Northumberland Lamb Marketing Co-op, supplying lambs year-round to retailers and some of the best restaurants in Nova Scotia.

We are currently seeking a part-time Meat Processor at the Abattoir where the lambs are received and processed for market.


  • Stamina to perform physically demanding and repetitive tasks
  • Adaptable with strong time management skills
  • Proven effectiveness as a cooperative team player
  • Experience in not necessary; employer is prepared and willing to train

 Position Requirements:

  • Processing; cleaning, cutting and packaging product for market
  • Operate various tools and equipment safely, efficiently and with confidence
  • Demonstrated a positive attitude and dependability
  • Commitment to adhering to strict policies and guidelines as outlined by CFIA and HACCP

Employment Details:

  • Starting wage is $13.00 per hour; negotiable depending on skills and experience
  • Position will offer 16-24 hours per week; schedule can be negotiated to accommodate other part-time jobs, or childcare needs.
Other Requirements :


  • All safety gear and PPE will be provided
  • Valid Driver’s License is an asset, but not mandatory
Salary Range: starting wage of $13.00 per hour
Essential Skills:
  • Working with Others
  • Communications Skills
Soft Skills:
  • Motivation
  • Attitude
  • Accountability
  • Time Management
  • Stress Management
  • Presentation
  • Team Work
  • Adaptability
  • Confidence
How to Apply:

Apply in person, 24 Brookside Branch Road, Bible Hill or via email to [email protected]

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