Tyson Foods Diesel Mechanic Class 1 in Texarkana, Arkansas

Diesel Mechanic Class 1

Posted Date 10/11/2017

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Req Id 54211326

Nights Maintenance and Leads Texarkana AR RVAF - Texarkana Truck Shop 71854


Relocation No

Pay Type non-exempt

Position ID 11314033

Employment Type FULL-TIME


This position is responsible for maintenance and preventative maintenance on diesel engine trucks and trailers while maintaining a safe work environment and adhering to Tyson policies and procedures.


This position will use a yard truck to transport 40 foot trailers, reefers and tankers to and from the production yard holding area and backing them into the unloading ramps. Will document loads dumped by way of computer system. This position requires a current Arkansas Driver s License and must pass Tyson Yard Lot Driver Assessment. Must have the ability to lift 25 pounds, shovel, climb stairs and ladders up to 30 feet, bend, stretch, reach, work in extreme hot, cold, inclement weather, and odors. Maintain clean work area by use of soap and high pressure water hose with 30 pounds of pressure or more. Must be able to use basic hand tools and perform basic mechanical and maintenance functions. Must have the ability to read and understand policies, procedures and regulations. Must have the ability to document information. Must have the ability to communicate with others written and verbally. If an applicant meets the minimum requirements for consideration, they may be contacted for an interview.


Must be willing to work A, B, C or D shift. Applicants must be 18 years of age. Applicants who have worked for Tyson will not be considered. Minimum 6 month waiting period from previous Tyson employment. All job offers are based on the conditions that the candidate can provide proof of authorization to work legally in the United States and pass a urinalysis screening which is part of the post-offer health assessment. Applications are only active for the current month in which you applied. Applicant will need to reapply next month and have an active application to be considered for employment.

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