Kauai Butcher

Nov 15 2023
Niihau Ahiu Provisions, LLC |Kaumakani|Full Time, $18.00 / hour
Job Description

Do you live on the West side of Kauai and looking for a job close to home? We are willing to hire, mentor, and provide on-the-job training for the right person! If you have prior experience as a Butcher, Chef, Food Preparation Worker, or someone with farming and agriculture experience - this job could be for you: Full-time Butcher with a schedule from Monday through Friday from 6am to 2:30pm!

At Niihau Ahiu Provisions (NAP) we are dedicated to providing the highest quality wild harvested meat products. Our company culture is built on a foundation of respect, diversity, commitment and partnership.   We offer free healthcare for our Team Members (and partial subsidy for family members). Come join our Ohana and grow your career at NAP.
Starting pay rate based on experience.


  • Break beef/lamb whole carcass into primal form.  
  • Practice safe food handling procedures at all times to USDA and BRC standards.  
  • Handle freight, organize coolers, operate electric meat saws, grinders, and other meat processing equipment.  
  • Cut, trim, and bone carcass sections or prime cuts to reduce to cooking cuts such as roasts, steaks, chops, stew cubes, and grinding meat.  
  • Portion and prepare meat in cooking form by cutting, trimming, boning, tying, and grinding meats.  
  • Reduce meats to cooking cuts by cutting and weighing steaks; preparing roasts, chops, stew cubes, and ground meat.  
  • Follow department procedures for preparing, storing, rotating, and stocking of product.  
  • Ensure product quality and freshness with proper rotation of product.  
  • Perform other duties as assigned.  


  • Concentration to pay close attention to what you are doing to avoid injury and waste of product.  
  • Manual dexterity to use sharp knives and meat cutting equipment as part of duties. Must have good hand control in order to make proper cuts of meat that are the right size.  
  • Physical stamina to be able to spend hours on their feet while cutting, packaging, or storing meat.  
  • Physical strength to lift and carry heavy boxes of meat, which often weigh up to 50 pounds and push/pull up to 400 lbs. 


  • Competitive Pay 
  • Free Healthcare (for Team Members & partial subsidy for family members) 
  • 401(k) Plan with % matching 
  • Paid Weekly 
  • Paid Time Off 
  • Paid Volunteer Time 
  • On the Job Training  
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Employee Discounts (e.g., Gym membership, Cellular service, Legal Assistance plan) 

NAP is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.