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Journeymen Meat Cutter - full-time and part-time a

Company: C. A. CURTZE CO.
Location: Erie
Posted on: January 24, 2023

Job Description:

Curtze Foodservice in Erie, PA, is seeking to hire a second-shift full-time or part-time Experienced Journeymen Meat Cutter. At Curtze Foodservice we operate a meat plant known as Specialty Steak Services. Under the supervision of the Plant Manager at Specialty Steak Services, the Meat Cutter will efficiently cut and process all meat products to achieve a maximum yield according to company standards in our USDA Inspected Facility.

*** This position requires bending, stooping, twisting, reaching above, reaching across, using repetitive motion, heavy lifting, and the ability to stand for a minimum of 8 hours daily. The meat cutter will be exposed on a routine basis to adverse temperatures from cold 20-40 - F, damp/wet, to freezing temperatures. In addition, this position requires the use of sharp cutting tools. ***

Our ideal candidate will have relatable work experience and be able to withstand a cool and freezing work environment.


Conform to all relevant USDA standards as they apply to the position
Conduct operations in a manner that promotes safety
Process, cut, trim and label meat and meat products according to company standards
Control the quality of products to conform to company standards
Operate saws, knives, cuber, and additional equipment as needed
Maintain proper sanitary conditions, including cleaning and sanitizing all work surfaces, utensils, and equipment
Perform daily inspection checks of machinery, following all appropriate safety procedures
Report all accidents involving employee or company property and equipment
Perform other assigned duties as assigned by management


High School Diploma or GED
2-5 years of experience
Knowledge of various cuts of meat
Ability to stand for more than 8 hours, withstand cold temperatures, and lift heavy

Curtze's premium benefits include:

Medical insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, 401(k), 401(k) match, pet insurance, life insurance, short-term disability insurance, voluntary accident insurance, flexible spending account, employee discount, paid holidays, paid time off, and Christmas Club.

Wage: Based on experience

Shift: Sunday through Thursday 3:30 P.M. - 12:00 A.M.


Curtze is a full-line food service distributor. In addition to canned goods, frozen foods, paper products, chemicals, equipment, supplies, dairy, and other staples, we offer temperature-controlled fresh produce distribution. Our commitment to quality and customer satisfaction has earned us a reputation as the "Food Service Distributor of Choice." Since 1878, we have been committed to this goal, and it has been a critical element of our continued growth.

As a 6th generation family-owned company, we treat our customers and employees like family. We genuinely value each team member and know that they play an essential role in our success. That is why we offer competitive compensation, solid benefits, and a great work environment.


If you feel that you are right for the Meat Cutter position, apply now with our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application!

Curtze Foodservice is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis, including race, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, protected veteran status, the presence of mental, physical, or sensory disability, sexual orientation, or any other basis prohibited by federal or state law.

Location: 16511

Keywords: C. A. CURTZE CO., Erie , Journeymen Meat Cutter - full-time and part-time a, Other , Erie, Pennsylvania

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