Slaughter Floor (Harvest)

Position: Slaughter Floor

Schedule: Monday – Friday 7:00am to 3:30pm, Saturday as needed


Join the Lorentz Meats Team!

Who we are:

Lorentz Meats is a full-service, special-claims meat processor, seeking to be a national leader in the niche meat industry. We believe in good work done by good people making good food. From sausage making to specialty packaging, we apply expert skills acquired over five decades. Our customers are dedicated to sustainable agriculture through organic, regenerative or heritage processes. Our mission is to support these farmers and producers with knowledge and experience. We seek employees whose values match ours:  SERVICE, PRIDE, INTEGRITY, and LEADERSHIP.


Join our skilled team in skinning, trimming, and inspecting carcasses. Our team of butchers process up to 100 beef or bison per day.


  • Able to utilize knives, saws, and other equipment to perform meat cutting and trimming.
  • Desire and ability to follow general food safety practices.
  • Breakdown of full carcasses to half carcasses for further processing.
  • Willing to work individually as well as in a team.
  • Maintain a safe environment- Personal Safety and Food Safety.
  • Willing to learn and follow our processes.
  • Positive Attitude—makes everyone’s day better, including yours!
  • Manufacturing experience is helpful, but not necessary.

Physical Requirements:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to communicate and understand instructions.  Possess good eye-hand coordination and dexterity.  This position is very active and requires standing, walking, bending, stooping, crouching, twisting, and climbing frequently. The use of hands and arms constantly for pinching, simple gripping, grasping, and push/pull with hands up to 300 pounds on a trolley, operate a vibrating tool frequently.  Reach above shoulder occasionally.  The employee will occasionally lift and/or move items up to 60 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to a moving carcass on a rail system.


  • $2,500 Sign on Bonus!
  • Competitive Rates – Bonus Potential – Shift Differential
  • Performance Based Pay. The more you learn, the more you earn!
  • $2,000 Employee Referral Program
  • Supportive & Friendly Atmosphere
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and Paid Holidays
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K with company match, Life Insurance, Short Term Disability, and Accident Insurance

Need More Reasons?

  • Meat Discounts- Beef and Bison
  • Clothing allowance for a FREE sweatshirt, hat and more!
  • Company-provided $100.00 donation to a charity of YOUR choice each year.
  • Growth Opportunities

MUCH MORE… including the great feeling at the end of the day that YOU just provided GOOD FOOD to thousands of families!