Tyson Foods Senior Drafting Specialist in Dakota Dunes, South Dakota

Title Senior Drafting Specialist

Job Function Engineering/Manufacturing Services

City Dakota Dunes

State SD

Facility Name (Location) Dakota Dunes Corp

Pay Type Exempt

Position Number 90142224 Sr Specialist Drafting

Full Time / Part Time Full Time

Shift 1

Relocation Covered Yes

Job Description SUMMARY: The primary objective of this position is to support engineering management by supervision of and/or self-performing work to develop layouts and drawings for all assigned projects and develop consistent drafting standards, policies, procedures, and drawing presentation from project inception to as-built completion. Responsibilities include: effective management/supervision of drafting team members; maintain communication with design engineers to assist in the design of assigned projects; supervise drafting project layouts and details for assigned projects as needed including performing drafting as required by work load; ensure document accuracy and project coordination between all disciplines; meet regularly with project/design engineers to meet all project expectations and deadlines. Other duties include: provide field verification as required to complete project documents or facility as-built drawings; ensure Tyson CAD standards, policies, and procedures on all work; review and update consultant's drawings as required complying with Tyson's drafting standards and archiving policies; search data base, scan, copy or reproduce documents to assist engineering management and/or to meet Tyson archiving policies; provide plots, prints, and copies as directed; assist in administration of project shop drawings, submittals, and archiving; develop and maintain knowledge of food processing industry practices including USDA and OSHA regulations and specific discipline standards; maintain and further develop AutoCAD and other related computer program skills and any other tasks as needed.


Education: B.S. or Associate Degree in Engineering Discipline.

Experience: A minimum of 10+ years of AutoCAD and/or Revit and project experience.

Communication Skills: Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Computer Skills: Knowledge and use of computer programs, spreadsheet, database and scheduling programs. Microsoft exposure preferred.

Specific Skills: Capable of working on multi-faceted projects of any magnitude while requiring limited supervision; demonstrated ability to complete complex projects on time. Exceptional organization skills.

Supervisory: direct reports.

Travel: is involved up to 20%.

Req ID 54094BR

Company Culture, Inclusion and Diversity Statement Tyson Foods proudly embraces diversity and is committed to maintaining an inclusive work environment. Ouris rooted in our Core Values and brought to life each day through our 5C Team behaviors (Caring, Candor, Creativity, Collaboration and Commitment). Team Members are the heart of our company and its success and culture is the connecting thread which drives our Talent Strategy to Attract, Grow, Reward and Retain the best talent.

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.