Harvester Butcher in Hillsdale, MI at Diverse Staffing

Date Posted: 5/26/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Diverse Staffing is currently seeking a Harvester Butcher for a temporary to hire position in Hillsdale, MI. Staff for these positions will work at a client on first shift and report to work at 6:00 AM until 3:00 PM, Monday through Friday.  Pay for this position will be $12.00/hr. Once hired on by customer pay will increase to a minimum of $15.00/hr.

Founded in 1953, our customer for this assignment specializes in providing farm-fresh foods, including flavored sausages, mashed potatoes, and frozen entrees and dough.  Diverse Staffing has partnered with a well respected producer of high quality pork products in the Hillsdale Michigan area. In this position you will be responsible for the harvesting of live animals using knives and cutting tools. 

As a Harvester Butcher you will perform butchering tasks in a well-known and respected slaughtering and meat packing establishment, using cutting tools, such as cleaver, knife saw, and "whizzard" knife to break down full-carcasses into smaller cuts of meat.

The following in an example of some of the tasks you will learn working at this position:

  • Learn to perform in all butcher positions

  • Learn processes on humane slaughter and food compliance regulations.

  • Learn functions in all areas such as second skin, third skin, belly trim, head drop, head bone, rib saw and whizzard knife.

At Diverse Staffing, our focus is on helping people achieve their career goals through the right career opportunities. We truly value our staff. Diverse employees enjoy safe work environments, fair supervision, reliable pay, and even benefits like medical coverage if you need it! 

It’s time to join a winning team. Apply today! 

For immediate consideration, apply online and contact us for an interview at:

Jackson Recruiting Center
1035 Laurence Ave
Jackson, MI. 49202
Phone: (517) 945-0007



Job Requirements

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.

  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.

  • Exceptional attendance record

  • Reliable transportation to arrive at work on time

  • Basic reading, writing, and math skills.

  • Must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 lbs. and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 lbs. You will be required to stand/ use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms.

  • Requires standing for long periods. Frequently required to walk. Grasp grip, reach, pull, push, bend, squat, kneel or balance

  • Ability to work well with others in a team environment

Diverse Staffing is an Equal Opportunity Employer: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. IND1