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Tyson Foods, Inc.

R&D Technician 4

Tyson Foods, Inc. - Springdale, AR

SUMMARY:

This position is responsible for assisting Food Technologists with research projects new formulations, pilot plant tests and preparing cuttings by following written and oral direction, ensuring correct and accurate sample preparation and shipping, and operating laboratory and pilot plant equipment properly and safely. Other responsibilities include weighing and measuring with accuracy, recording data, and other duties that may arise.

REQUIREMENTS:

Education: Requires a minimum of High School Degree.

Experience: QA, Laboratory, or product development experience desirable not required.

Computer Skills: Basic computer skills required. Spreadsheet setup for data; email; scheduling; and weight and measurement conversions.

Communication Skills: Good communication skills required.

Other Requirements: Must have basic mathematical skills. Good Teamwork Skills.

Physical Requirements may include: Standing 90%; Sitting 10%. Lifting - 20 to 70 pounds - this is done multiple times throughout the day every day. Pushing - 20 to 100 pounds - this is done multiple times throughout the day every day. This consists of moving supplies and products around the plant and kitchens on carts. Pulling - 20 to 100 pounds - this is done multiple times throughout the day every day. This consists of moving supplies and products around the plant and kitchens on carts. Walking - It is approximately 100 yards from our kitchen to the pilot plant. Our techs may walk this 5 to 10 times a day. They are on the move all the time. Stairs 5-10 times per day a flight of 7 steps; Stairs 1-5 times per day a flight of 21 steps.

Job requirements

This is an entry level clerical/technical position that is paid hourly.

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.

10 days 12 hours ago

Tyson Foods, Inc.

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R&D Technician 4 Tyson Foods, Inc. - Springdale, AR, United States

   

Location: Springdale, AR

Company Profile:
Tyson Foods, Inc., founded in 1935 with headquarters in Springdale, Arkansas, is one of the world's largest processors and marketers of chicken, beef and pork, the second-largest food production company in the Fortune 500 and a member of the S&P 500. The company produces a wide variety of protein-based and prepared food products and is the recognized market leader in the retail and foodservice markets it serves. Tyson provides products and services to customers throughout the United States and more than 90 countries. The company has approximately 115,000 Team Members employed at more than 400 facilities and offices in the United States and around the world. Through its Core Values, Code of Conduct and Team Member Bill of Rights, Tyson strives to operate with integrity and trust and is committed to creating value for its shareholders, customers and Team Members. The company also strives to be faith-friendly, provide a safe work environment and serve as stewards of the animals, land and environment entrusted to it.