The Job of Butchers
Butchers refers to people who go ahead and slaughter various animals, prepare the meat and in the same way, sell that very meat to different customers as they may need it. Butchers do the selling of the beef they have prepared in butcher shops.
Butchery involves the process of primal cutting. Separation or division of the flesh of an animal from the carcass of an animal is what is called primal cutting. an animal slaughtered has different qualities of the meat got from it, but the meat of better quality is the primal cuts.
Butchers and meat cutters are met by numerous responsibilities just like the other professionals there are in the society. Below listed and explained are some of the works that butchers and meat cutters have in their day to day lives.
Managing all the cutting equipment and also honing them as they are needed. Slaughtering of animals need sharpened objects so that the process can be quick and swift for the butchers and meat cutters.
Storing of meat after they receive it from the slaughterhouses. The meat that is brought in from the slaughterhouses comes in bulky and requires to be stored rather than being placed on the display in the butcher shop.
Splitting meat, grinding that meat and also boning that particular meat. Meat is needed to be cut into smaller pieces so as to be stored easily in the butcher shops and also so as to be sold easily to customers and not as big chunks. Weighing the meat, covering the meat and putting it on displays. Sale of meat is made swift when the weight of the meat is determined or known before being sold to the customer to make the pricing easy all the same.
Preparing customers’ orders. Respecting the client’s order is one thing that a butcher should place as a priority because that is their market for the meat they produce. The butcher will not be smiling if the customers are not happy with the service they get from either the butcher or the butcher shop, because it will mean that there will be no customers visiting the butchery.
Freezing the meat the butchers receive from the slaughterhouses. It is a requirement for meat to be frozen so that it may go long before it spoils and become dangerous for shoppers to eat.
Recording all the meat sales. Possessing all the records of the sales that you have made as a butcher is very crucial in helping you find out how your business is fairing. Making profits is what every businessperson desires and as a butcher, you will know if you are making profit or not by looking at your record sales, and seeing whether there are profits or losses.