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Skilled Meat Workers

Plant/Site:  JBS Townsville Plant
Req Id:  11858
Date Posted:  15-May-2022

JBS Australia’s Northern Division operates five strategically-placed processing facilities as well as five feedlots across Queensland and New South Wales, with access to an extensive network of quality cattle.  Our network provides the ability to meet the specific demands of various market segments with an extensive range of grain-fed and pasture-fed products.


About the Role:

Exciting opportunities exist at our Townsville Processing Plant for Skilled Meat Workers- Boners/ Slicers/ Slaughter Persons. The Townsville Plant is located in Stuart, 12 kilometres south of Townsville. The Townsville processing facility is a 4 day operation processing approximately 900 head per day.

This is an excellent opportunity to join our dynamic, exciting team with opportunities for further career development within this global organisation. Positions are full time with the potential to earn $54,000 (commensurate with experience and skill levels applied) or more with additional overtime.


Responsibilities (include but are not limited to):

  • To adhere to Workplace Health & Safety and Quality procedures
  • Ability to work within a team environment with the ability to take direction
  • Good communication skills essential
  • Demonstrated integrity and good presentation
  • A professional work attitude
  • The ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Superior attendance
  • Performing general Slaughtering/Boning/Slicing duties
  • High Focus and attention to detail


About you:

  • A minimum of 2-3 years proven experience in Boning, Slicing or Slaughtering duties required
  • Relevant qualification (Cert II/ III Meat Processing) advantageous but not essential
  • Proven high level of knife sharpening skills
  • Knowledge and understanding of Quality Requirements


Benefits include (but not limited to):

  • Retail discounts with national partners
  • Staff discount on meat products
  • Health insurance discounts on Bupa Health and Medibank Private


What next?

If you’re passionate and want to be a part of the largest meat manufacturer and producer in Australia and relish the challenge to step up then this opportunity may be for you. If you are self-motivated, this unique opportunity could be yours.  Apply now!


For enquires please email jobs@jbssa.com.au 


Posting date: 31/03/2022

Closing date: 01/05/2022