Tyson Foods Engineer III in Dakota Dunes, South Dakota


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Job Description:

SUMMARY: This position is a part of the Electrical Engineering group. Responsibilities for this position include: developing initial project electrical concepts and preliminary electrical designs; developing electrical estimates and project electrical schedules; perform detailed electrical design; develop electrical equipment specifications; analyze electrical equipment submittals and recommend the candidates for successful vendor; develop detailed electrical installation bid packages; analyze electrical installation bids and recommend the candidates for successful bidder; prepare equipment and installation requisitions based on the bids for order generation by Corporate purchasing; provide electrical project management services to ensure the installation meets the project specifications; provide electrical project start-up assistance to ensure the installation is operating as designed and specified; maintain a good working knowledge of the National Electrical Code; applicable state and local codes, and accepted electrical engineering practices.


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

Experience: 5+ years' applicable engineering experience. Experience with design and construction of industrial electrical systems, power, distribution, instrumentation and/or controls a plus.

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 Electrical Engineering disciplines concepts, practices, and procedures.

Supervisory: None.

Travel: 25-30%

Facility Name (Location):

Dakota Dunes Corp

Pay Type:



Engineer III


Dakota Dunes





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.