Meat Clerk

Meat Clerk
Job Number # 
Tofino Consumers Co-operative Association
Job Location(s) 
Number of Positions 
Date Posted 
Sep 02, 2020
Apply By 
Sep 25, 2020
Part Time
NOC Code 

As a Meat Clerk with the Tofino Co-op, you are responsible for meat counter presentation and product merchandising. You will ensure the meat preparation room is clean and sanitized daily. You will assist customers with product information, source, description and ingredients.

Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Come to work with a positive, professional approach and attitude 
  • Be dependable for all scheduled shifts
  • Provide outstanding courteous customer service 
  • Be familiar with and adhere to all Tofino Co-op policies and procedures 
  • Receive, inspect, and store meat upon delivery
  • Weigh, wrap, and display cuts of meat
  • Store meats in refrigerators or freezers at the required temperature 
  • Check meat and seafood products rotation paying attention to expired stock 
  • Clean equipment and preparation areas to maintain health and sanitation standards 
  • Follow food safe handling procedures
  • Other duties as assigned 

What Tofino Co-op Offers:

  • Full Benefits Plan including MSP, Extended Health Care, Dental, Life Insurance & LongTerm Disability Insurance 
  • Employer Matched Pension Plan (7.5% Matched)
  • Employee Family Assistance Program 
  • Competitive wages paid bi-weekly 
  • Tuition Assistance 
  • Excellent Opportunities for further development and advancement
  • Food Safe Certification is required
  • Food preparation experience 
  • Excellent customer service skills 
  • Willingness to learn and participate in meat cutting

Working conditions: Flexible, must be willing to work a variety of hours, including days, evenings as well as weekends and holidays based on the business needs 

Physical requirements:

  • Work in cold environment refrigeration and freezer
  • Constant standing and walking throughout shift for up to 8 hours 
  • Physically demanding; frequent lifting and carrying up to 50 lbs 
  • Kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting 
  • Occasional ascending or descending stairs 
  • Working in cold rooms for extended periods of time
How to Apply 

Email or drop off a resume with an application form at the admin office at the Food Store.