Careers Opportunities



Our People

James Whelan Butchers is an award-winning artisan butcher. Our team have a passion for the art of butchery, carrying out traditions passed down from one generation to the next. We invest heavily in putting great teams together, all tasked with building a strong relationship with customers, based on trust.

We are looking for passionate, committed, friendly people to join our team during our very exciting expansion phase. Each team member plays a pivotal role in ensuring our business delivers an excellent product to our customers.


What Our Team Says

“When people visit our stores we want them to experience something different and special”
Cherry McNamee
Brand Ambassador


“A Career rooted in a craft & the very best of customer care”
Joe O’Mahoney Supervisor
James Whelan Butchers


“As Butchers we carry out traditions passed down from one generation to the next”
Donal McGovern
Senior Butcher


“A chance to be part of a team of approachable, friendly, and knowledgeable experts”
Mike Pickwell
Senior Butcher


Current Opportunities

Our business is expanding. We have a number of opportunities across our stores. Below is a list of opportunities. To apply, please complete the application form below.

  • Experienced Butcher, Cornelscourt, South Dublin
  • Junior Butcher, Cornelscourt, South Dublin
  • Brand Ambassador, Rathmines, South Dublin
  • Butcher, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary
  • Senior Butcher, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary
  • Part-time Trainee Butcher, Dublin
  • Part-time Brand Ambassador, Dublin
  • Trainee Butcher – Kilmacanogue, South Dublin
  • Senior Butcher – Kilmacanogue, South Dublin
  • Retail Managers – Dublin


New Store Openings – Swords Co. Dublin

We are delighted to announce we are opening a new store in Swords, Co. Dublin in September 2017.

We are recruiting for a number of positions for these stores:

  • Experienced Butchers
  • Junior Butchers
  • Brand Ambassadors


To apply you can complete the application form attached, or email