Tyson Fresh Meats, Inc. Full-Time Cold Storage in Emporia, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/10795916 *Description* This position is responsible for entry level non-skilled general labor while maintaining a safe work environment and adhering to Tyson policies and procedures. *Tasks* The position is used in all areas of the freezer. Positions may involve operating a, forklift or battery operated pallet jack, reading and operating a hand-held or mounted scanner, operating tilt tables and stretch wrappers, etc. and perform other duties as needed. Most positions require the ability to push, pull, carry, lift and stack boxes of product up to 80 pounds and use of hands and arms above shoulder level and walk and stand up to 10 hours a day on a hard surface. Work is performed in a very cold environment. *Requirements* Must be able to work safely in a fast paced environment wearing all safety equipment required. Positions are day shift positions. The warehouse runs 6 days a week up to 12 hours a day. Work hours may vary and could include working some Saturdays when necessary. Must be able to operate and pass a driving test for forklifts and battery operated pallet jacks, read and operate a hand held or mounted scanner and lift up to 100 pounds. All job offers are based on conditions that the candidate can pass a urinalysis screening, which is part of the post- offer health assessment. Mechanical aptitude, skills and experience preferred but not required. Applicants who have worked for Tyson 3 times will not be considered.