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Meat/​Seafood Process Worker

Kaimahi Mīti/​Mātaitai

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Meat/seafood process workers process, grade and package meat, fish or shellfish for local and overseas markets. Some also slaughter animals.


Meat/seafood process workers usually earn

$34K-$86K per year

Source: Meat Industry Association of New Zealand, Sealord, Turk's, 2017

Job opportunities

Chances of getting a job as a meat/seafood processor are good due to high turnover and the large size of the occupation.
Meat processors working in a production line in a factory

Meat processors preparing animals for processing

Last updated 30 May 2018