**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 orother 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 sanitaryconditions

Work continually in a refrigerated environment35°F- 45°F

Complete miscellaneous other duties as assigned.

**# EOE Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Protected Veteran/Disability Status


Education/Training **:** The position requires a high school diploma or GEDequivalent. Incumbent must have the ability to work in a fast paced productionenvironment. Finish time is when work iscompleted and could require overtime with our without notice.


Skilledas a specialty meat cutter using knives required; minimum (1) year experienceas a meat cutter. Experience with band saws, laser portion machinery or othermeat production equipment is preferred.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities **:** Knowledge ofall 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: OccasionallySTAND: ContinuouslyWALK: OccasionallyJOB REQUIRES WORKER TO LIFT:1-10 lbs (Sedentary): Occasionally10-20lbs (Light): Frequently25-50lbs (Medium): Frequently50-100lbs (Heavy): OccasionallyOver 100lbs (Very Heavy): NeverJOB REQUIRES WORKER TO CARRY:1-10 lbs (Sedentary):Occasionally10-20 lbs (Light): Occasionally25-50 lbs (Medium): Frequently50-100 lbs (Heavy): OccasionallyOver 100 lbs (Very Heavy): OccasionallyJOB REQUIRES WORKER TO:Push/pull: Frequently Step/Climb/balance: Frequently Stoop/squat:FrequentlyKneel: FrequentlyBend: FrequentlyReach above shoulder: OccasionallyGrasp objects: ContinuouslyManipulate objects: FrequentlyReach/Turn: Frequently

**Primary Location:** Birmingham-AL

**Schedule:** Full-time **Shift:** Day Job

**Job Function:** Meat/Fish Processing

**Job Level:** Individual Contributor


About US Foods

Why US Foods? As one of America’s top 10 largest private companies, we offer talented professionals outstanding opportunities for personal and professional development. We maintain a strong focus on growth in a high-performance environment. That means your work will be challenging and rewarding. We conduct business in a highly ethical manner and maintain an unwavering commitment to operational excellence, safety, and environmental responsibility. As important, we encourage collaboration and value each member of our diverse and talented team.