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Tyson Foods Reviews

Updated February 18, 2019
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  • "There are Good benefits for employees" (in 64 reviews)

  • "respectful reputation, good pay, good advancement opportunities" (in 61 reviews)

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  1. "Great Company"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Operations Associate in Glen Allen, VA
    Current Employee - Operations Associate in Glen Allen, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Tyson Foods full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The atmosphere here very welcoming and the job is very interesting because you get to learn each department

    Cons

    The program is a little unorganized

    Advice to Management

    For those who are new to poultry, there should be more information to welcome you into the business.


  2. "Great fast-paced work environment for a budding corporate professional"

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    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Springdale, AR
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Springdale, AR
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Tyson Foods full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    -Great pay
    -Great benefits
    -Professional work environment
    -Amazingly helpful coworkers
    -Many opportunities to move up

    Cons

    I got lost on my way to work at the terminal the first day... that's it.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work!

  3. "Great experience"

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    Current Employee - Intern - Hourly
    Current Employee - Intern - Hourly
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Tyson Foods full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great people. Very kind. Lots of progress being made within this company.

    Cons

    None, very pleasant environment


  4. "Great place"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Tyson Foods full-time

    Pros

    The pay rate is good

    Cons

    Don’t like the point system


  5. "Solid firm who knows how to treat their employees"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Analyst in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Analyst in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Tyson Foods (Less than a year)

    Pros

    If you're looking for a place to hide, this is not the company for you. Real work gets done.

    Cons

    I can't think of anything.

    Advice to Management

    keep doing what you're doing.


  6. "Its a job"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    The Benefits and pay are good

    Cons

    Long hours and overtime kills


  7. "Quality Assurance Technician"

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    Former Employee - Quality Assurance Technician in North Little Rock, AR
    Former Employee - Quality Assurance Technician in North Little Rock, AR
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Tyson Foods full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    benefits, frequent raises, good management

    Cons

    long shifts, cold in factory but hot in lab, hard floors floors and stairs to climb

  8. "No integrity"

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    Former Employee - Compensation Specialist in Springdale, AR
    Former Employee - Compensation Specialist in Springdale, AR
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Tyson Foods full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Able to work from home when kids were sick

    Cons

    They have the integrity of a slug.

    Advice to Management

    Fire the Hillshire leadership and bring back the Tyson folks.


  9. "Long Hours"

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    Current Employee - Maintenance Supervisor in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Maintenance Supervisor in Dallas, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Tyson Foods full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good Pay and Benefits and Weekend Pay

    Cons

    Long Hours and Mandatory Weekends only get around 2 days off a month

    Advice to Management

    More needs to be done with other members of management and getting more help for overall runtime almost never have time for weekend PMs


  10. "Supplier"

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    Former Employee - Food Service Worker in Claremont, NC
    Former Employee - Food Service Worker in Claremont, NC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Tyson Foods full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Got experience for anything life though at me

    Cons

    Make one person doing nine man job for one man pay

    Advice to Management

    Have extra person handy on every or two line