Butchers with Experience

James Whelan Butchers is ready to push the boundaries in our industry whilst never forgetting our traditions of quality and service. There has never been a better time to join us. Becoming part of our team can lead to endless opportunities for growth and development as we continue on our journey of expansion.

About You

Visiting a JWB shop is a unique experience, from our wonderful displays to our great people. We are passionate about finding impressive butchers to be the face of JWB, exciting our customers with your enthusiasm for our products, making recommendations they are sure to love!

The Details

  • Proudly show your skills in breaking down all types of carcasses.
  • Produce exceptional and innovative counter displays.
  • Exhibit proven knife skills.
  • Enjoy discussions with our customers whereby your natural personality and affinity for conversation will shine.
  • Grow and enhance your team members abilities.
  • Maintain and strengthen our rigorous quality standards.

Working Pattern

Monday to Sunday: working any 5 days over a 7 day period

Hours: Between 6am – 9 pm

Shifts: Usually 8 hours

Working week: Usually 40 hours

We can offer you a great package

Fresh Food Creators Benefits

  • Competitive Rates of Pay according to experience
  • Individual Privilege Discount Scheme
  • Pension with generous employer contribution after a qualifying period
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Driving test incentive
  • Free Uniforms
  • Long Term Development


  • Cornelscourt, South Dublin
  • Leopardstown, South Dublin
  • Kilmacanogue, Co Wicklow
  • Rathcoole, Co Dublin
  • Rathmines, Central Dublin
  • Blanchardstown, Dublin
  • Swords, North Dublin
  • Naas, Co Kildare
  • Jetlands, Co Limerick
  • Bandon Road, Co Cork
  • Tralee, Co Kerry
  • Clonmel, Co Tipperary


Meet one of our Butchers

Nigel O’Donnell tells us why he loves working at James Whelan Butchers.