Utility Operator in Attalla, AL at Tyson Foods

Date Posted: 5/1/2018

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    Attalla, AL
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    Not Specified
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Career Description

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


Perform Feed Order Deliver (FOD) System Functions. Report needed repairs to equipment. Assist in repair of equipment. Operate receiving equipment. Fill in for Team Members who are absent or on vacation. Run errands. Keep work areas clean.


Must have intermediate computer skills--experience using SAP, FOD, FIM preferred. Must have basic mechanical skills. Must be willing to read and write. Operate receiving equipment. Lift more than 50 lbs. Use broom, shovel, dustpan, and air wand. Use 8 to 12 lb. sledgehammer. Climb ladders stairs. Work in elevated area. Ride in man-lift. Must have valid AL Driver License good driving record. Participate in team efforts. Cross-train on all positions. Work flexible hours. Follow Mill Safety Rules. Work in extreme heat and cold. Work in dusty environment. Must have 6 months continuous work history with 1 employer within last 24 months. Must not have terminated from any Tyson facility within past 6 months. Applicants discharged for Job Abandonment, Unsatisfactory Probationary Period, Rules of Conduct, Walked Off Job, Attendance and Insubordination will not be considered. Applicants from Marshall, DeKalb, Etowah, Blount, Cullman, and Calhoun counties in AL will be considered.

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.