Tyson Foods Senior Production Manager in Waterloo, Iowa


Req ID:


Position Number:

10716115 Sr Production Mgr

Job Description:

SUMMARY: This position is responsible to assist in controlling expenses; provide for the compliance and coordination of the federal meat inspection and OSHA requirements; interpret and enforce company policies; maintain non-union program,assist in the determination of manpower needs and makes recommendations; prepare and maintain prescribed records and reports to ensure that they reflect conditions accurately; solve problems in an effective manner with sound follow up; workwith department heads to meet production, quality, yields, and goals, while at the same time ensuring the maintenance of labor standards and quality of performance and product; inspect and maintain a high degree of competence in the areasof housekeeping, safety, sanitation, and security; supervise production supervisors; and oversee all designated shift operations.

REQUIREMENTS: Education: High School diploma with equivalent experience or college degree preferred. Experience: Experience: 3+ years of related industry; 3+ years supervisory with a minimum of one year experience supervising management Team Members preferred -preferably in a meat processing facility; and knowledge of OSHA, USDA and HAACP regulations. Computer Skills: Standard computer skills. Communication Skills: Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Travel: 0-10% Supervisory Responsibilities: Manage subordinate supervisors who supervise team members in the plant; carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws; interview, hire, and train team members; plan, assign, and direct work; monitor and appraise work performance; reward, coach, counsel anddiscipline team members; address complaints and resolve problems. Other Requirements: Lead people by example, accept and delegate responsibility, display sound judgment and decision making skills; problem solve in an efficient manner withsound follow up; strong managerial skills necessary; excellent safety and attendance records

Facility Name (Location):

Waterloo Pork Plant

Pay Type:



Senior Production Manager







Job Function:

Operations (Beef, Poultry, Pork, Prepared Foods, etc.)

Full Time / Part Time:

Full Time

Position-Specific Requirements:

Resume is required.

Internal applicants: Disciplines within the most recent 12 months from application date will be reviewed. Team member will not be considered if they have any one of the following disciplines on record: Failure to get along with co-workers at any stage; Safety violation at written warning suspension stage; Work (job) performance at written warning suspension stage.

An applicant will NOT be considered for this position if there are currently (from application date) MORE THAN 5.5 points of absenteeism on their record

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.