Whole Foods Market Meat Cutter/Butcher in New York, New York

Job DescriptionPerform duties related to the cutting, preparation, display, and selling of meat products. Provide efficient and courteous customer service.Responsibilities

  • Break down beef, pork, lamb, and poultry products into retail cuts.

  • Prepare specialty merchandise including sausages, ready-to-cook products, and cured meats.

  • Ensure all cases and shelves are clean and well-stocked.

  • Monitor product quality and freshness and ensure proper rotation of product.

  • Model and deliver outstanding customer service.

  • Prepare, package, weigh, and price meat products for sale.

  • Receive, unload, and put away product delivery.

  • Follow department procedures for preparing, storing, rotating, and stocking of product.

  • Follow and comply with established procedures, including Weights and Measures, health and sanitation, and safe work practices.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

  • High energy, enthusiastic, and displays an affinity for our products, core values, and company philosophy

  • Knowledge of proper knife-handling and use of other cutting equipment

  • Excellent cutting skills with the ability to break product down into sub-primal and retail cuts

  • Extensive knowledge of meat cuts and different cooking techniques for them

  • Ability to visually examine products for quality and freshness

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends, and holidays as needed

Desired Work Experiences

  • 2+ years meat experience

  • Meat Cutting

  • Team Oriented

  • Customer Service Focus

At Whole Foods Market we provide a fair and equal employment opportunity for all team members and candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability. Whole Foods Market hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the position to be filled.

Who are we? Well, we seek out the finest natural and organic foods available, maintain the strictest quality standards in the industry, and have an unshakeable commitment to sustainable agriculture. Add to that the excitement and fun we bring to shopping for groceries, and you start to get a sense of what we’re all about. Oh yeah, we’re a mission-driven company too.

Whole Foods Market attracts people who are passionate - about great food, about the communities they live in, about how we treat our planet and our fellow humans - and who want to bring their passion into the workplace and make a difference.

Learn more about careers at Whole Foods Market here!