Website Tyson Foods, Inc.
Feeding families since 1935
Work Shift: 2ND SHIFT (United States of America)
To transfer live chickens from the belt to shackles and keep line full.
Must be able to hang birds in shackles and rotate down the hanging belt every ½ hour and spend ½ hour on the dump system. Other duties may be assigned.
To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies: Hang 28 birds per minute; work in hot and cold conditions; rotate down the line every ½ hour; operate the cage dump system for ½ hour; wear PPE and follow all safety policies and procedures; use knife when rotating to backup harvester.
Must be able to perform each job function satisfactorily by demonstrating that they can maintain the pace of the line and accurately hang 28 birds per minute. Must be able to perform all the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodations. Must be able to pass animal wellbeing assessment and background check. Ability to stand for long periods of time, walk, reach in a repetitive motion, climb and sit occasionally. Ability to be able to lift up to 50 lbs. frequently, as well as be exposed to feathers, feces (which have trace levels of ammonia) and dust. Work in darkness and other specialized training/demands in JSA (Job Safety Analysis).
While performing the duties the employee is exposed to wet/seasonal conditions, loud noises, moving mechanical parts as well as airborne particles, dust, feathers, feces. The noise level is loud.
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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.
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