Wilkesboro Fresh Plant, Harvest Room Laborer - Live Hang PR05, $17.85 an hour with an additional $3.00 an hour incentive, Full-time, 1st Shift.
Tyson Foods, Inc.

Wilkesboro, North Carolina

Posted in Hospitality and Catering


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Job Details:

To be considered for an interview applicants MUST have:

Entered your social security number.

Previously employed applicants must additionally have:

Completed a rehire waiting period of (91) days for minor incidents,
more severe infractions incur a greater waiting period.
Not worked for Tyson more than (3) times.

Only local candidates will be considered for this position.

I. ESSENTIAL FUNCTION OF THE JOB

The essential functions of this position include, but are not limited to:

Hanging live birds onto the overhead shackle line from the live bird hanging conveyor.

1.The Live Hanger retrieves birds from the conveyor and hangs the birds on the overhead shackle line. From a standing position, he/she picks up and hangs live birds weighing approximately 3.5-6.5 pounds by both legs in shackles shoulder height, 16 inches from the body, approximately .5 per minutes.
2.The hanger position located at the end of the belt will control the feed rate of the hanging conveyor and the flow of birds. His duties also include transporting DOA's and dumping them onto the dead bird take-away conveyor.

3. Use of both hands and arms required.
4. Must stand on metal platform for up to 8 hours with (two thirty-minute breaks).
5. Must be able to tolerate dark/dusty environments.

II. MUSCULAR/SKELETAL REQUIREMENTS OF THE JOB

1. Use of both hands and arms to pick up and hang birds 3.5-6.5 pounds from conveyor at waist level to shackles 16 inches from the body at shoulder height.
2. Use full range of peripheral vision to pick up live birds and hang in shackles.
3. Lift a minimum of 3.5 pounds with repetitive lifting of up to 6.5 pounds.
4. Must be able to handle weights in excess of 50 pounds, periodically, throughout the night when disposing of DOA birds

5.Standing 100% of the work shift with breaks.
6. Bending, twisting, stooping, and reaching required to place birds on the line for processing.

III. TYPES OF EQUIPMENT REQUIRED TO OPERATE FOR THE POSITION

1. Protective eye wear, bonnets, beard guard, dust mask if desired and proper footwear.

IV. MINIMUM EDUCATION, CERTIFICATION, DIPLOMA OR TECHNICAL EXPERTISE Required TO PERFORM THE JOB FUNCTIONS

1. On the job training provided.

EEO Statement "Tyson does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor."

Relocation Assistance Eligible:
No

Work Shift:

1ST 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.

We provide our team members and their families with paid time off; 401(k) plans; affordable health, life, dental, vision and prescription drug benefits; and more.

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.


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