$1000 Sign On Forklift Operator

at Tyson Foods in Russellville, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

At Tyson Foods, the safety of our team members is our top priority. For that reason, successful applicants for this position must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Vaccine verification will be required to enter Tyson facilities.

En Tyson Foods, la seguridad de los miembros de nuestro equipo es nuestra principal prioridad. Por esa razón, los solicitantes seleccionados para este puesto deben estar completamente vacunados contra COVID-19 como condición de empleo. Se requerirá la verificación de la vacuna para ingresar a las instalaciones de Tyson.

Job Details:

$1000 Sign on & Referral Bonus

We are offering up to a $1,000 sign-on bonus for all new hires. We have open positions on days and nights. Night shift receives a shift premium.

If you are looking to make an impact in a meaningful way, join us at Tyson Foods where we are raising the world’s expectations for how much good food can do! We ship and receive quality products in a safe environment for our team members. We offer advancement opportunities and steady work. This facility operates seven days a week with potential for overtime and ships and receives Tyson products.

+ Excellent pay rates up to $19.20 per hour Base + Incentive

+ Paid vacation, holidays, and birthday

+ Company provided lunches and drawings done regularly.

+ $1,000 Bonus for new hires

+ Affordable Health Insurance (Medical, Dental, & Vision)

+ Company Match 401(k) Retirement Plan

+ Tuition Reimbursement

+ Life Insurance and Short-Term Disability

+ Career Development Opportunities

+ Employee Product Giveaways


This position is responsible for entry level forklift operators, while maintaining a safe work environment and adhering to Tyson policies and procedures. Applicants will be considered for any forklift operator type opening on any shift, such as day or night shift.


+ Candidate must be willing to lift, push, and carry in many areas on the dock and freezer floor (weight depends on area ranging from 10-50 pounds).

+ Candidate must be available to work overtime and weekends as required to meet production deadlines.

+ Must have the ability to work in a fast-paced cold storage environment.

+ Must be willing to be cross trained and moved to other areas as needed and must be willing and able to stand for 10-12 hours per day on hard floors in extreme cold environments ranging from -10-34 degrees.

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.

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Job Posting: JC196508764

Posted On: Nov 03, 2021

Updated On: Dec 04, 2021