Materials Handler Opr Class 18 in Claremont, NC at Tyson Foods

Date Posted: 4/15/2018

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Career Description

This position is responsible for ensuring all materials are transported and or unloaded in a timely manner while maintaining a safe work environment and adhering to Tyson policies and procedures.


This position is responsible for the accurate setting of each line by identifying each material, bringing correct product to line, checking that there are enough supplies to finish the item being run and scanning each item before going to the next phase. The candidate must provide necessary supplies in the proper condition in accordance with company policy. Must maintain a clean working environment. Responsibilities may include returning unused items to proper storage locations. Responsible for keeping up with all materials and reporting misuse of raw materials and supplies. Alert appropriate personnel of potential spoilage of raw materials. Perform a daily inspection on each lift and report damage to appropriate personnel. Assist plant personnel with tasks requiring forklift operation. Ability to operate pallet wrap machine and ability to train others in its safe and proper operation. Candidate must have the ability to verbally communicate material effectively for training purposes. Must be willing and able to work in extreme temperatures as low as -30 degrees. Must be willing and able to routinely lift up to 65 lbs.


Minimum 6 months of forklift experience required. The ability to work both independently and in a team environment is required.

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.