Careers

The Rare Breed Meat Company is situated at Herons Farm, near Coggeshall in Essex. Sharing the location with Blackwells Farm Produce, where the Blackwells family has farmed since the 1930s.

With the business continuously growing, we’re regularly looking for new members to add to our team.

Vacancies Currently Available

Butcher

Trainee Butcher

Full Time, Permanent

We are looking for an individual that is keen to enter the butchery trade

A fantastic opportunity has arisen within our award winning company, due to our steady and continuing growth. The role would suit an enthusiastic individual looking to get in to the industry and further a career as a butcher.

The successful candidate would benefit from continued training and structured learning, as well as the freedom to express and implement their own ideas and products, thus enjoying the best of both traditional skills and knowledge and modern ideas and practices. We are privileged to enjoy great support from our loyal customers and have earned a prodigious reputation ranging from local customers in our farm shop, to top quality butchers and restaurants in and around London. As such, the position would require a friendly, presentable and reliable individual who can work to the company ethos and deliver our values.

We would be looking at putting an individual through an NVQ 2 Butchery course after 3/6 months in the business

Benefits:

  • Discounted or free food
  • On-site parking

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends
Van

Delivery Drivers

Full Time, Part Time, Permanent

Award winning wholesale butchers, looking for a driver in a full-time role.

The Role

The role requires a driver, to delivery our meat products to customers in and around London and or Essex. You’ll need to be able to work in a proactive manner and as part of a team. The successful candidate would be able to manage their time and prioritise their workload with the flexibility of dealing with any issues as and when they occur.

The Person

  • Previous experience of working in a professional driving role an advantage
  • Good knowledge of London
  • Full, clean UK driving licence essential
  • Professional and presentable
  • Able to work to early morning starts (5-6am)
  • Work weekends on a shift rota

The hours would be around 40 – 50 per week and the pay is hourly.

Salary: £19,000.00-£24,000.00 per year

Additional pay:

  • Yearly bonus

Benefits:

  • Discounted or free food
  • On-site parking

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends

Experience:

  • delivery driver: 1 year (preferred)

Licence/Certification:

  • Driving License (required)
Van

Transport Manager

Full Time, Permanent

We are looking for a transport manager to manage our fleet of 7 vans which daily go in to London & Essex. Your job role would be to organise the drivers and their rounds daily along with daily vehicle checks. The successful candidate would be able to manage their time and prioritise their workload with the flexibility of dealing with any issues as and when they occur.

The Person

  • Previous experience of working in a professional driving role an advantage
  • Good knowledge of London
  • Full, clean UK driving licence essential
  • Professional and presentable
  • Able to work to early morning starts (4-5am)
  • Work weekends on a shift rota

The hours would be around 40 – 50 per week and the pay is hourly.

Additional pay:

  • Yearly bonus

Benefits:

  • Discounted or free food
  • On-site parking

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends

Licence/Certification:

  • Driving Licence (required)