Forklift Operator in Sherman, TX at Tyson Foods

Date Posted: 4/3/2018

Career Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Sherman, TX
  • Job Type:
    Operatives
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    4/3/2018

Career Description

This position is responsible for operating machinery and could include ongoing production flow while maintaining a safe work environment and adhering to Tyson policies and procedures.


Tasks

Applicants will be considered for any forklift start type opening on any shift, such as day, evening or night shift as well as overtime and weekends if required. Applicants will be considered for openings in any department that may include, but are not limited to, Shipping and Receiving. Must accept work in a cold and damp environment with temperatures ranging from 28 to 42 degrees. Jobs are fast paced and require repetitive motion. Some positions require lifting, pushing and pulling up to 40+ lbs. Material Handling and Receiving positions require lifting 70+ lbs. Constant standing, walking, and riding of powered material handling equipment (forklifts, stand up lifts). Specialized training for powered industrial trucks required to be qualified within Tyson Foods, Inc. If an applicant meets the minimum requirements for consideration, they may be contacted for an interview.


Requirements

You must have three months of work history within the last twelve months with a single employer to be considered for this position. Applicants from the following counties will be considered Grayson, Dallas, Denton, Fannin, Collin, Cooke, Bryan OK and Lamar.

Tyson Foods, Inc. voluntarily participates in the E-Verify system and uses all tools made available by the federal government to confirm the employment eligibility of all team members. Persons offered employment with Tyson Foods are required to provide documentation proving their employment eligibility, and all offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of the E-Verify process.


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