Tyson Foods Engineer II - Refrigeration in Fayetteville, Arkansas


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Job Description:

SUMMARY: The Engineering II - Refrigeration position shall ensure all engineering projects, initiatives, and processes are in conformance with organization's established policies and objectives; review preliminary designs and layouts and all completed projects from the group before release for bidding or construction; provide ammonia refrigeration design engineering for new projects, evaluate existing ammonia refrigeration systems, and make or recommend changes or additionswhen necessary.

The engineer shall maintain working knowledge of applicable ammonia refrigeration codes that pertain to development of projects and provide support for engineering construction projects; assist in development of Tyson specifications and standard guidelines for design implementation of all refrigeration projects; prepare and review estimates for design and construction and project budget & schedules; coordinate project design work including planning and designwith other departments; act as the company's representative when an outside engineering firm is performing refrigeration design work for their discipline.

The engineer will prepare and/or supervise the preparation of complete ammonia refrigeration specifications necessary for bidding and construction purposes when the projects are managed within the group and shall analyze construction bids to recommend the successful bidder; maintain current project knowledge concerning budget, schedule, and all pressing issues; assume responsibility for project cost management; communicate & interact with customers, colleagues, vendors, division leaders, and upper management in a professional and constructive manner in all circumstances.


Education: Bachelor of Science in Engineering required. Registration (by examination) as a Professional Engineer preferred.

Experience: 3+ year's ammonia refrigeration experience preferred.

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

Communication Skills: Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Special Skills: Must be capable of working on multi-faceted ammonia refrigeration projects of any magnitude while requiring limited supervision; demonstrated repeated ability to complete complex refrigeration projects on time and on budget; will have familiarity with a variety of project management and engineering discipline concepts, practices, and procedures.

Supervisory Responsibilities: None

Travel: Frequent travel is involved, up to 50%.

Facility Name (Location):

Fayetteville Office (MLK Blvd)

Pay Type:



Engineer II - Refrigeration







Job Function:

Engineering/Manufacturing Services

Full Time / Part Time:

Full Time

Position-Specific Requirements:


Relocation Covered:


Company Culture, Inclusion and Diversity Statement:

Tyson Foods proudly embraces diversity and is committed to maintaining an inclusive work environment. Our Culture is rooted in our Core Values and brought to life each day through our 5C Team behaviors (Caring, Candor, Creativity, Collaboration and Commitment). Team Members are the heart of our company and its success and culture is the connecting thread which drives our Talent Strategy to Attract, Grow, Reward and Retain the best talent.

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.