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Skilled Meat Workers - $3,000 Sign-On Bonus

Plant/Site:  JBS Townsville Plant
Req Id:  11858
Date Posted:  7 May 2024



About Us
JBS Australia is Australia's largest and most respected meat packer, marketer and exporter, supplying the finest grain fed and pasture fed meats to export and domestic customers for more than 20 years. With approximately 8,500 employees spread across our offices, processing plants and feedlots, JBS Australia exports to more than 50 countries around the world.


Located 12km south of Townsville, a major gateway to Queensland’s world-renowned Great Barrier Reef, the JBS Townsville processing facility is JBS Australia’s most northern operation. Cattle are sourced from a wide supply area including the Northern Territory, north and north-western Queensland and packed into the AMH brand, the most trusted name in beef. The facility employs approximately 430 employees and processes approximately 900 head per day, operating 4 days/week. 


About the Role
Our Townsville Plant currently has a number of opportunities for Skilled Meat Workers (Boners, Slicers, Slaughter Persons) to join our team. 
This is a unique opportunity to join a global organisation with a local community feel.


Positions are full time with the potential to earn $54,000 (commensurate with experience and skill levels applied) or more with additional overtime.


A $3,000 Sign-On & Retention bonus is available. *Conditions apply.


About You

  • Previous experience (ideally 2-3 years) 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
  • Ability to work within a team environment with the ability to take direction
  • Good communication skills
  • Demonstrated integrity and good presentation
  • A professional work attitude
  • A bility to work in a fast paced environment
  • Superior attendance
  • High Focus and attention to detail


Why work for JBS?

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


Interested? Apply Now! 

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