US Foods Meat Cutter, Custom in Charlotte Metro, North Carolina

Job Description:

Basic Purpose-

Prepare high quality cuts of meats according to customer specifications using company standards and adhering to all safety requirements.


Trim and customize portions of meat products using knives, band saws or other meat production equipment.

Count and stack on tray portions per customer and company specifications

Label portion with supplied number product labels

Set up cutting room as required

Keep cutting room and surrounding area clean and sanitized.

Follow company GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) to maintain sanitary conditions

Work continually in a refrigerated environment 35°F- 45°F

Complete miscellaneous other duties as assigned.

EOE Race/Color/Religion/Sex/National Origin/ProtectedVeteran/Disability Status


Education/Training : The position requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent. Incumbent must have the ability to work in a fast paced production environment. Finish time is when work is completed and could require overtime with our without notice.

Related Experience/Requirements:

Skilled as a specialty meat cutter using knives required; minimum (1) year experience as a meat cutter. Experience with band saws, laser portion machinery or other meat production equipment is preferred.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities : Knowledge of all poultry, beef, lamb, and pork products

Knowledge of USDA grades and standards.

Physical Requirements:

OCCASIONALLY: 1% - 33% FREQUENTLY: 34% - 66% CONTINUOUSLY: 67% - 100% Never: 0%

JOB REQUIRES WORKER TO: SIT: Occasionally STAND: Continuously WALK: Occasionally

JOB REQUIRES WORKER TO LIFT: 1-10 lbs (Sedentary): Occasionally 10-20lbs (Light): Frequently 25-50lbs (Medium): Frequently 50-100lbs (Heavy): Occasionally Over 100lbs (Very Heavy): Never

JOB REQUIRES WORKER TO CARRY: 1-10 lbs (Sedentary):Occasionally 10-20 lbs (Light): Occasionally 25-50 lbs (Medium): Frequently 50-100 lbs (Heavy): Occasionally Over 100 lbs (Very Heavy): Occasionally

JOB REQUIRES WORKER TO: Push/pull: Frequently Step/Climb/balance: Frequently Stoop/squat: Frequently Kneel: Frequently Bend: Frequently Reach above shoulder: Occasionally Grasp objects: Continuously Manipulate objects: Frequently Reach/Turn: Frequently

Primary Location: Charlotte Metro-NC

Schedule: Full-time Shift: Day Job

Job Function: Meat/Fish Processing

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: No