General Operative, Rathdowney, Co. Laois

Job Title:  General Operative 

Location: Rathdowney, Co. Laois

Reporting to: Cleaning Supervisor

Contract Type: Permanent 


  • Role based primarily in the Abattoir
  • Successful candidates will work as part of a team in the factory, packing meat cuts and trims to customer specification on a paced production line to fulfil production targets on a daily and weekly basis.
  • To assist on the production area & provide support to the production team.
  • Work in all areas of the factory.
  • Keep good housekeeping standards in all areas
  • Keep up to date knowledge of all products
  • Keep up to date with all training to ensure you are trained to complete your day to day role
  • Follow work instructions in all areas
  • Ensure you comply with Health & Safety regulations
  • Ensure all data to be recorded is accurate and up to date
  • Ensure quality guidelines are followed for all areas
  • Undertake flexible working hours to meet deadlines


  • Entry level, semi-skilled & advanced positions available
  • An ability to work to deadlines
  • An ability to work on own initiative
  • Interested in future development & progression


To apply please send your CV or any additional queries to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by Friday 20th July.

Dawn Meats is an equal opportunity employer