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Tyson Foods Engineer II - Refrigeration/Mechanical - Dakota Dunes, SD in Dakota Dunes, South Dakota

Job Details:

SUMMARY: The primary objective of this position is design, project development, and construction management for assigned capital and expense projects. Responsibilities include: coordinate assignments to ensure Tyson company objectives regarding capacity, operability, economics, and timelines are met; develop project scope, preliminary layouts, budgets, and schedules for assigned projects; prepare estimates for design and construction, personnel requirements, project budget and time schedule; ensure all engineering projects, initiatives, and processes are in conformance with Tyson's established policies, objectives, and standards; provide conceptual designs and review preliminary designs for new projects; develop design documents for bid build projects; perform and document thorough code reviews including all local and state building code requirements; organize drafting resources and be responsible for the accuracy and thoroughness of the final construction documents; provide, review, and approve construction documents including design calculations, detailed drawings, and specifications for renovations, additions, and new facilities; ensure document and project coordination between all disciplines; provide project scope evaluations and written reports of existing project related conditions; act as Tyson's representative when design work is being performed by an engineering consulting firm, and review and approve outside consulting engineer's construction drawings and technical specification documents as applicable; function as project manager on assigned projects; analyze construction and design bids and recommend to the Director the candidates for successful bidder; prepare service requisitions based on the bids for order generation by Purchasing; review and approve construction shop drawings and product submittals for conformance to construction documents; provide continuous effective project management from inception through construction; perform construction site visits and provide routine written reports of construction progress and issues.


Education: B.S. in Engineering or equivalent engineering experience; Mechanical engineering preferred.

Experience: 3 plus years experience in the food processing industry preferred.

Communication Skills: Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Computer Skills: Knowledge and use of computer programs, spreadsheet, database, and scheduling programs. Microsoft exposure preferred.

Specific Skills: Capable of working on multi-faceted projects of any magnitude while requiring limited supervision; ability to complete projects on time and on budget; good knowledge of a variety of the Mechanical Engineering disciplines, concepts, practices, and procedures.

Supervisory: None.

Travel: up to 50%

Relocation Assistance Eligible:


Work Shift:

A 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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