Tyson Foods Dredging Operator 4 in Dakota City, Nebraska


Req ID:


Position Number:

11026136 Dredging Operator 4

Job Description:

SUMMARY: This person will be responsible for the proper land application of wastewater treatment plant bio solids and repairing production trolleys. Duties may include the setup, operation, maintenance, and repair of dredging equipment and trolley repair equipment; daily monitoring of equipment, fluids and lubricants during dredging operations; insure the operation of dredging equipment is performed in a safe/proper manner; supervision of shift operations that may include some night shifts or as needed and other duties as assigned by dredging supervisor. When dredging is not required the candidate will be repairing trolleys or working in the shop.


Education: HS diploma preferred.

Experience: . Must have working experience in one or more of the following: general equipment repair, pump maintenance, engine repair, welding and farming background that includes knowledge and experience with agricultural equipment operations, equipment repair and maintenance. Agricultural background preferred.

Communication Skills: Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Computer Skills: Basic computer skills preferred.

Other Requirements: Must have a valid driver license. Work requires physical strength and agility necessary to perform lifting of 50# or more and be able to stand for considerable lengths of time. Must be dependable, self- motivated, able to work without direct supervision, and have a good attendance record, Must have a strong safety attitude.

Travel: Extensive seasonal travel for project work at company locations. Candidate must be willing to work 12 hours or longer, am or pm shifts if required in emergency situations, and possess strong teamwork skills. Candidate must be willing to mobilize upon short notice.

Facility Name (Location):

Dakota City Staff

Pay Type:



Dredging Operator 4


Dakota City





Job Function:


Full Time / Part Time:

Full Time

Position-Specific Requirements:

Typical Work Schedule will be Monday - Thursday. (6:00 am - 4:30 pm) while in the shops. If traveling, Work Schedule could be 7 days a week and 12 hour shifts per day.

This position does not offer reimbursement for interview expenses and/or relocation assistance. Priority consideration will be provided to area applicants that reside within a 50 mile radius of the posted location first. If local applicants are not selected, applicants from other areas will then be reviewed for consideration.

If you are relocating to this area, please note your relocation date in your Cover Letter.


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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.