Pick n Pay: Blockman Careers

Pick n Pay: Blockman Careers.

Pick n Pay invites unemployed people to apply for Blockman Careers available at stores.

Pick n Pay: Blockman Careers

Closing date: 2023/12/31

Location: Gauteng, KZN, Western Cape, Eastern Cape, Free State, North West, Limpopo, Northern Cape, Mpumalanga

Job Advert Summary:

Blockman JOB at various Pick n Pay stores around the country.

We are looking for an experience blockmans with at least 1 year experience in butchery, preferably in a retail environment. Must be skilled in preparation, cutting various meat carcasses, de-boning all cuts of meat, manufacture mince, and produce sausage and boerewors, as well as have knowledge of meat aging techniques.

Minimum Requirements:

Operate all Butchery Equipment including the Bandsaw.

Report any defective equipment/utensils to the Butchery Manager.

Control, Merchandise and Promote stock according to laid down procedures and standards.

Prepare and break various meat carcasses according to laid down specifications.

De-boning all cuts of meat and Manufacture Mince / Produce Sausage and Boerewors.

Prevent wastage / shrinkage / damages.

Check temperatures and monitor/maintain the cold chain.

Provide the required product or services and handle customers in a courteous and businesslike manner.

Maintain a high level of cleanliness and hygiene of butchery-related equipment and utensils.

Assist with the receiving of meat from suppliers.

Assist with training staff on various new products / lines. 

See also: Register your CV with Department of Employment and Labour


Must be customer minded and a team player.

Good communication skills – listen carefully and respond appropriately.

Have passion for the product and a sense of urgency.

Ability to complete tasks accurately.

Develop Self – look for opportunities to grow and develop self.

Able to cut / manufacture / produce various meat products e.g. loin chops, roast, etc., (This skill will be tested).

Able to work in a cold environment.

Be physically able to lift carcasses and containers of meat.

How to apply

Apply online

Additional Information:

Competency based interview to assess above requirements 

Short-listed applicants may be subjected to relevant assessments 

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