Tyson Foods General Refrigeration Manager in Center, Texas


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Job Description:

SUMMARY: This position is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the refrigeration department to include production, maintenance, and performing all actions for Process Safety Management to ensure plant compliance. Other responsibilities include; directing, coordinating and supporting refrigeration and maintenance personnel to execute the cost effective and timely maintenance necessary for the operation of all equipment; ensure effective training and development of the hourly Team members to enable them to produce high quality work; assist in the development and management of the plant maintenance budget; promote refrigeration/maintenance best practices to increase equipment reliability and reduce cost; ensure work orders and PM's are completed in a timely accurate manner; work with contractors, vendors, or company engineering in the modification or installation of equipment; troubleshooting and resolving new and or different technical problems regarding equipment. Other responsibilities include maintaining relevant records and ensuring OSHA standards and programs are implemented; instruction in the use of personal protective equipment and implementing new ways of improving ergonomics within the facility. This position is also responsible for coordinating Team member schedules and handling clock reports and attendance records; ensure compliance with all human resource, safety and food safety policies; holding monthly safety meetings; performing other responsibilities as determined by management.


Education: Bachelor's degree preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Experience: 5+ years' experience in industrial refrigeration/maintenance.

Computer Skills: Standard computer skills.

Communication Skills: Good communication skills; ability to direct the workforce with clear and precise directions.

Supervisory: Responsible for supervising a group of personnel who perform somewhat identical and related tasks or activities.

Travel: 1- 5 trips per year.

Facility Name (Location):

Center Processing Plant

Pay Type:



General Refrigeration Manager







Job Function:


Full Time / Part Time:

Full Time

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Company Culture, Inclusion and Diversity Statement:

Tyson Foods proudly embraces diversity and is committed to maintaining an inclusive work environment. Our Culture is 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.