Job Title: Butchery Packing Operative
Location: Cookstown
Salary: between £368.00 - £439.20 per week (depending upon skills and experience including premium and shift pay)

Paid Holidays

Company Pension Scheme (Up to 5% Company Contribution)

Support with obtaining recognised qualification – NVQ (Bonus payment upon completion)

Subsidised Company canteen

Staff Sales

Company Sick Pay Scheme

Life Insurance

Hours of work
6.30 am – 3.00 pm (Monday to Friday – 40 Hrs / Week)

Are you looking for an exciting and challenging career with one of UK’s largest pork processing company? We have a number of fantastic opportunities for Butchery Packing Operative working in our Butchery area, at our site in Cookstown.

A typical day of a Butchery Operative involves working in a small team to all achieve a common goal working closely with the experienced Operative and Quality Control to achieve the best we can and supply the customer with what the standard of product they require.

Tasks can vary within the business from packing raw meats and feeding product through a machine whilst carrying out product temperature checking, labelling and working to a ‘clean as you go’ standard.

If you are looking for an entry level manufacturing position within the business which offers full training, or have experience in manufacturing we would love to hear from you.

There is a real chance of progression within the business for a self-driven individual or for the less ambitious individuals with the right attitude we can provide long-term job security.

Karro Cookstown is part of the Karro Food Group which is one the UK’s leading pork processing companies. The site offers a full processing operation from slaughter line, primary and secondary processing producing fresh pork and gammon which we distribute across the UK and internationally.

“We believe that diversity fosters innovation and productivity and we are dedicated to developing a workforce which is representative and reflective of the communities we work in. We are committed to hiring the best person for each role.

This commitment is upheld by each of our divisions. As part of our pledge to foster a diverse and inclusive workforce, we continue to take our responsibilities to equal opportunities seriously.”

It’s a platform to build a solid work history from a company that prides itself on giving people a chance to reach their potential.  

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