Tyson Foods Engineer III - Process Engineer in Fayetteville, Arkansas


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Job Description:

SUMMARY: This position designs and initiates complex layouts for projects, develops scopes of work and writes specifications for proposals. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. This person should be capable of providing effective project management from project inception through construction and installation. On assigned projects, the Senior Project Engineer shall organize the design resources, supervise the design efforts, generate specifications, coordinate procurement and achieve the company's objectives regarding capacity, operability, economics and timelines. This person will also be involved in the selection of approved contractors, and will decide which systems are best suited for a specific application and how they are to be installed. Additional duties and responsibilities include: Be familiar with OSHA regulations and by working with safety coordinators; become familiar with Tyson's safety regulations; provide engineering design for new projects and utility systems; coordinate project design work including planning, design calculations, flow sheets, Mass Balance review and validation, mechanical layouts, piping diagrams, electrical, insulation, etc. Thisposition will interact with other engineering disciplines and maintain current project knowledge of project cost and assume responsibility for project cost management. The engineer will consult with accounting personnel relative to projectaccounting procedures and project costs. This person will also interact and coordinate project activities with all levels of Operations and Engineering management.


Education: B.S. in Engineering or equivalent engineering experience; licensure (by examination) as a Professional Engineer preferred.

Experience: 5+ years applicable Engineering experience with a minimum of 3 years' experience in the food industry.

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

Special Requirements: Capable of working on multi-faceted projects of any magnitude while requiring limited supervision; demonstrated repeated ability to complete complex projects on time and on budget while achieving company objectives; knowledge of a variety of the Mechanical Engineering and Process Engineering disciplines concepts, practices, and procedures; working knowledge of applicable codes that pertain to development of Mechanical Engineering standards.

Travel: Frequent travel is involved up to 50%.

Facility Name (Location):

Fayetteville Office (MLK Blvd)

Pay Type:



Engineer III - Process Engineer







Job Function:

Engineering/Manufacturing Services

Full Time / Part Time:

Full Time

Relocation Covered:


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.