Job description :
General Role Purpose (brief description of this job)
The Butcher is responsible for cutting, trimming and grinding meats, such as beef, pork, poultry, and fish provided in the Head Chef’s meat order, the menu plan, recipes and methods.
Qualifications (required for job) & Knowledge & Experience
High school diploma required
Certificate in Food Preparation.
1-2 years’ experience as a butcher.
Communication and interpersonal skills.
Organizational skills and attention to detail.
Time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines.
Ability to function well in a high-paced and at times stressful environment.
Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions, or approaches.
Hand-Eye Coordination : requires great knife skills. A steady hand will help you greatly.
Core Specific Responsibilities & Expected Deliverables
Prepare meat into forms ready for cooking using a variety of actions, including boning, de-boning, tying, grinding, cutting and trimming.
Cut to portion size as explained in the methods or SOP’s.
Provide all requisitioned cuts of meat and fish for all facets of the food preparation operation.
In charge of cleanliness of the meat and fish preparation rooms and proper storage of all meat and fish items in the freezers and fridges.
Responsible of checking all meat and fish on delivery for quality and quantity.
Ensure control measures are taken to reduce and effectively manage wastage.
Complete food requisitions to maintain inventory items.
Behavioural Traits / Personal Characteristics
Bolder : Flexible, versatile, and prepared to take on challenges as needed.
Smarter : always looks for efficiencies and better ways of doing things
Driven : Sets high standards, is motivated and determined.
Together : communicates well with peers and understand others views.
Cobre Panama is a remote site. This exciting position is based on-site and will be focusing on driving and delivering operational accountability and ownership across various units at Cobre Panama site.
Rosters and working hours may vary depending on business requirements.