The Healthy Butcher is Toronto's most trusted butcher and is the source for the best ethically raised meat in the city. The store offers a direct connection to the food source, partnering with over 75 farmers within 100 miles of Toronto for beef, lamb, pork, chicken, bison, elk, Cornish hen, quail, goose, and other premium meats, seasonal local produce, and both fresh water and ocean fish. All ingredients sold by The Healthy Butcher have been vetted to be clean, using sustainable and ethical practices.
The Healthy Butcher prides itself on being able to provide its customers with transparency on the product that they sell. We are looking for staff with a passion for food and butchering.
What you will do in this role:
Break down muscles from whole animal carcasses.
Clean and cut various cuts of meat for sale.
Weighing, packaging, pricing, and displaying products.
Cutting, grinding, and preparing meats for sale.
Cleaning and maintaining tools and equipment and ensuring displays and signage are accurate and attractive.
Keeping records, budgets, and inventory.
Performing quality inspections on meats and other products.
Adhering to food safety and sanitation controls.
Greeting and speaking to customers, providing advice, answering questions, and accepting orders or payments.
Coordinating deliveries or order pickups.
Requirements for this role:
Candidates must be currently living in Greater Toronto Area, Ontario and legally permitted to work in Canada.
At least 2 years experience in the food industry.
Positive, passionate, and self-starting attitude and work ethic.
Proactive, responsible, and dependable, working full-time hours (40/week).
A problem solver with the ability to think creatively and work with your hands.
Able to lift up to 50lbs unassisted.
Work well under pressure.
Excellent organization and communication skills.
Schedule flexibility including nights and weekends.
Competitive hourly wage based and benefits.
Food discount across Fresh City, The Healthy Butcher & Mabel's Bakery brands.
Working with a company that is passionate about creating a better life through food.
We thank all interested applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Fresh City is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We consider all applicants regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, and Indigenous status. If you require accommodation during the recruitment and selection process, please let us know. We will work with you to provide as seamless a recruitment experience as possible.
About Fresh City Farms:
We exist to create a better life through food. Founded in 2011, we are an urban farm and omni-channel retailer of seasonal, sustainable and organic fresh food. Each day we make locally and organically sourced chef-inspired meals, salads, snacks and breakfasts from scratch. We operate 8 stores under the Fresh City, Mabel’s Bakery and The Healthy Butcher brands. We deliver to thousands of homes each week throughout the Greater Toronto Area, and proudly employ over 300 employees.