Live Bird Hanger in New Holland, PA at Tyson Foods

Date Posted: 6/29/2018

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Career Description

This position is responsible for entry level non-skilled general labor while maintaining a safe work environment and adhering to Tyson policies and procedures.


The Live Bird Hanger is responsible for hanging live birds on conveyer shackles at a rate of 24 birds per minute. The work environment in Live Hang is dark and very dusty as the birds come straight from the farm to our hanging pen. The job requires stamina as it is a fast pace job which require hanging heavy chickens. Interested candidates should be willing to pick up and handle dirty live birds. Willingness to work in a fast pace environment. Applicants will be considered for any shift such as day, evening, or late night. This position is a stationary position therefore applicants should be willing to stand in the same spot while working on a fast moving line throughout the duration of shift. Willingness to work on a plat form that is approximately two feet above floor level.


If an applicant meets Tyson's minimum requirements for consideration, they may be contacted for an interview. Applicants who have worked for Tyson three times will not be considered. Your application is only active for the current month in which you applied. You will need to reapply next month to have an active application and be considered for employment. Must have 12 months of continuous employment within the past 36 months with the same employer. Consideration will be given to applicants from the Lancaster and Berks county area only.

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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