Tyson Foods Forklift Operator Class 2 in Zeeland, Michigan

Forklift Operator Class 2

Posted Date 6/1/2018

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Req Id 55009597

Unspecific Operatives Zeeland MI Zeeland Plant 49464

Functions

Relocation No

Pay Type non-exempt

Position ID 11210460

Employment Type FULL-TIME


Description

This position is responsible for operating machinery and could include ongoing production flow while maintaining a safe work environment and adhering to Tyson policies and procedures.

Tasks

Applicants will be considered for any Hilo, Forklift, or Order Selector Operator Class 2 type opening in any department that may include, but not limited to, mobile equipment operation, material checks, lock out tag out operation, stacking, inspection, racking, rack pushing. Other tasks include standing, walking, bending, stretching, climbing, pushing, pulling, kneeling, squatting, and reaching. Candidate must be willing to lift, push, carry in many areas on the production floor (weight depends on area ranging from 20 - 50 pounds). Candidate must be able to work in cold and or damp environments and these areas may have slippery walking surfaces. Candidate must have the ability to follow written and verbal instructions Candidate must be available to work overtime and weekends.

Requirements

Applicants must show at least nine (9) months of experience with one employer within the last (24) months. If an applicant meets Tyson's minimum requirements for consideration, they may be contacted for an interview. Applicants who have worked for Tyson before may be considered for rehire once if they meet the locations rehire criteria. Applicants who were involuntary terminated from Tyson will not be considered. Applicants who voluntarily terminated from Tyson will not be considered for the following reasons failed to report, walked off job, job abandonment, or no call no show. Your application is only active for the current month in which you applied. You will need to reapply next month to have an active application and be considered for employment. Applicants from the following counties will be considered Ottawa, Kent, Muskegon, Newaygo, Oceana, Barry, Allegan, Van Buren, Kalamazoo, and Montcalm.


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