Utility Machine Operator Corn Portland, IN 47371

Tyson Foods

Portland, IN

Job Details:


The Machine Operator operates various processing equipment for continuous and efficient production of high quality flatbread products.


  • Prepares for start-up or shut down of equipment as required

  • Responsible for inspecting areas of responsibility for possible foreign material issues and promptly notifies Supervisor and QC of any contamination

  • Maintains accurate records on log sheets and in a computer-based system

  • Responsible for operating all equipment between the mixer and the cooling room to obtain a continuous product quality that adheres to customer specifications.

  • Responsible for monitoring and adjusting unit weights, measurements and other required checks

  • Responsible for assisting blender operator as needed. Must be able to monitor the line while the blender operator is on break

  • Perform any other work as assigned by supervisor

  • Comply with all safety, food safety, GMP and SQF Requirements

  • Must perform all positions of rotation, if applicable


  • Ability to flex/grip with wrists/hands

  • Walking, bending, standing, climbing steps and lifting of up to 50 lbs. on a frequent basis

  • Required to use and read scales, stopwatch, thermometers, PH meter and moisture analyzer

  • Ability to perform basic math functions (adding, subtracting, multiplying, etc.) with use of calculator

In order to be eligible for consideration you must have:

Must have operator experience listed in the work history section or the skills section of the application.

Must have 6 months’ work history in the past 3 years to be considered.

Must not have been terminated from a previous employer for attendance or job abandonment.

Must be available to work overtime and weekends.

Relocation Assistance Eligible:


Work Shift:

2ND SHIFT (United States of America)

Hourly Applicants ONLY -You must complete the task after submitting your application to provide additional information to be considered for employment.

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.

We provide our team members and their families with paid time off; 401(k) plans; affordable health, life, dental, vision and prescription drug benefits; and more.

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