Heavy Skilled Operative Position - Waterloo Pork Plant in Waterloo, IA at Tyson Foods

Date Posted: 7/2/2018

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Career Description

This position is responsible for operating machinery, heavy lifting and maintaining production flow while maintaining a safe work environment and adhering to Tyson policies and procedures.


This position could work in any department of this pork processing facility. Standing, walking, bending, stretching, climbing, pushing, pulling, and reaching are required in all areas. Lifting is required in many areas (weight depends upon area). These positions work in a cold, damp or hot and humid environment and these areas have slippery walking surfaces. Operative jobs require a higher skill level. Jobs include heavy detailed knife work and or saw operation. May require climbing stairs ladders.


Applicants Must be willing and able to work A and B shift hours. This facility runs 6 days a week, Monday - Saturday. Must be willing and able to work In the following work environments Harvesting Includes slaughter of the animal and processing offal products. Environment is wet, humid, and hot. Temperatures are seasonal and can be greater than 90 degrees. Lifting requirement varies from 0-150 lbs. Cut Converting Includes further processing of fresh pork products. Environment is wet and cold and ranges in temperature from 35 to 45 degrees. Lifting requirement varies from 0-150 lbs . LOADOUT Environment is humid and cold with temperatures from negative 22 to 35 degrees. Must be able to lift up to 110 lbs and rotating weekends. Dear Applicant If you are having trouble applying online please come to the plant employment office for assistance. Si ou gen problem pou fe aplikasyon an nan internet vini nan office pou yo ede ouw . Estimado Solicitante- si usted est teniendo problemas para aplicar en l nea por favor de venir a la oficina de empleo de la planta para obtener asistencia. Cher Candidat Si vous trouvez des difficult s pour appliquer en ligne s il vous plait venez sur place au bureau d emploi pour l assistance.

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