Utility Operator- Slice in North Richland Hills, TX at Tyson Foods

Date Posted: 5/10/2018

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Career Description

This position is responsible for moving pallets and products while maintaining a safe work environment and adhering to Tyson policies and procedures.


The Slicing Utility assists the department supervisor in the operation of the department. The Utility rotates daily among the various work assignments. Duties and Responsibilities The Slicing Utility carries out the job duties as directed by the department supervisor. The Slicing Utility inspects product for defects, manually transfers pepperoni sticks from the drying racks to the peeling table when needed. Performs general housekeeping duties such as trash and inedible. Disposes of casings. Utilities are required to monitor the operation and make minor corrections to keep product moving. Compliance to Tyson and USDA safety and sanitation rules and regulations is required. The Slicing Utility will perform other duties that may be assigned.


Ability to understand basic verbal instruction and to complete any required forms accurately as needed. The Slicing Utility will be required to lift up to 25 pounds and will need to bend, twist and continuously stand in carrying out the job duties. The Utility must be able to work comfortably in cold temperatures. Must have 3 consecutive months work history within the past 12 months.

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.