Blockman : Persona Staff cc

Job Description

  • Our client who runs a successful meat shop in Durbanville is looking for a skilled blockman to join their team. 
  • The purpose of the position is to cut products in a cost effective and accurate manner according to specifications.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensure meat products are produced in accordance with specified minimum stock holdings
  • Rotating stock on regular basis
  • Cut according to standard cuts and joints
  • Correct weighing and pricing
  • Maintain stock control and ordering that ensures that carcasses and finished product is always sufficient to meet customer requirements
  • Minimum waste
  • Portion control
  • Correct packaging
  • Provide excellent customer service and technical information to customers
  • Transport meat from one counter to another
  • Ensure hygiene & housekeeping:
  • Quality control & hygiene
  • Adhere to SOP’s as well as health and safety procedures
  • Adhere to Personal hygiene SOP
  • Clean as you go and counters are to be cleaned
  • Production area, equipment and machinery to be kept clean
  • Maintain wearing of correct uniform
  • Correct cleaning equipment to be used
  • Assist where needed


  • Minimum Grade 10
  • Blockman skill to cut
  • Ability to operate bandsaw
  • Clear criminal record
  • Sober habits