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General Labor Production - 2nd Shift - Waterloo Iowa, 50703

Company: Tyson Foods
Location: Waterloo
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

Job Details:

General Production/Labor Waterloo KPR 2nd Shift

FREE EDUCATION 100% TUITION! Available upon hire and consistent with policy.

If you are looking to make an impact in a meaningful way, join us at Tyson Foods where we are raising the world's expectations for how much good food can do! We create quality products in a safe work environment. We offer advancement opportunities and steady work. Waterloo KPR produces taco meat and pizza toppings, and operates six days a week (Mon-Sat).

This is a 2nd shift position working 5-6 days (40+ hours) a week or a flexible work schedule (Mon-Thu or Wed-Sat, both 36 hours/week), if available. The work schedules include 1:40 p.m. to approximately 12:00 a.m. or 3:20 p.m. to approximately 1:30/2:00 a.m. The base rate of pay is 17.60/hour, plus a 2nd shift premium of $.15/hour (total of $17.75/hour). Team members must be willing to work overtime and weekends, as needed. This position is eligible for overtime pay.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Performs general labor responsibilities in any department (formulation, cook/pack) that includes, but may not be limited to: packaging taco meat and pizza toppings; processing rework; filling and labeling combos/boxes; using pallet jack to move and replace combos/boxes; inspecting product for foreign material; wrapping combos; breaking down combos and taking to trash compactor; adding spice to blenders; taking samples; stacking used pallets; cleaning up product spills; and maintaining a clean work environment.
  • Adheres to Tyson Foods policies and procedures in the performance of the job while maintaining a safe work environment for self and others.
  • Learn and perform other jobs for career development.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Forklift training can be provided.Job Requirements:
    • No experience necessary
    • High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED) preferred
    • Forklift experience preferred (training and certification may be provided)
    • Attention to detail and accuracy
    • Ability to work professionally and respectfully with others
    • Good math ability, adding and subtracting
    • Must have flexibility to work at various general labor jobs when needed
    • Must have ability to work weekends and overtime, as needed
    • Ability to report to work as scheduled and work scheduled hours to meet job expectations
    • Ability to climb up and down stairs to get to/from work areas, and work at elevated levels
    • Ability to stand while working 8-12 hours a day with occasional walking, depending on work schedule
    • Ability to work in an environment where extreme temperatures range seasonally from hot/warm (80-90F) to cold (20-40F), where conditions may be damp and/or wet, and concrete floors may be slippery in some areas
    • Ability to lift, carry, push, and pull up to 50 lbs. below waist, at waist level, and above shoulder level
    • Ability to bend, stoop, twist, reach above, reach across, reach below, and perform repetitive motions
    • Ability to flex/grip with wrists/hands
    • Ability to use a box knife and metal scraper
    • Ability to wear personal protective equipment (PPE), including hard hat, safety glasses, ear protection (plugs or muffs), hair net / beard guard, and bootsTo be considered for employment, you must provide your social security number at the end of the application under National ID# (after seeing "Congratulations").

      Benefits include medical/Rx, dental, and vision coverage; 9 paid holidays; 1 week of vacation after 6 months; earned time off; 401(k) with employer match; stock purchase program; attendance incentives; product purchase program; FREE EDUCATION, CAREER GROWTH; and much more!

      Whether you are seeking a job for right now or a career for forever Tyson has what you are looking for! Tyson has a committed track record of promoting from within because we believe our Team Members can grow into the best leaders.

      Relocation Assistance Eligible:


      Work Shift:

      B Shift (United States of America)

      Hourly Applicants ONLY -You must complete the task after submitting your application to provide additional information to be considered for employment.

      Tyson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, national origin, color, religion, age, genetics, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.

      CCPA Notice. If you are a California resident, and would like to learn more about what categories of personal information we collect when you apply for this job, and how we may use that information, please read our CCPA Job Applicant Notice at Collection, click here.

      Job Industries
      • Warehouse & Production

Keywords: Tyson Foods, Waterloo , General Labor Production - 2nd Shift - Waterloo Iowa, 50703, Other , Waterloo, Iowa

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