Mohawk Industries PROCESS ENGINEER III - YARN MFG in BRIDGEPORT, Alabama
Mohawk Industries is the leading global flooring manufacturer that creates products to enhance residential and commercial spaces around the world. Mohawk’s vertically integrated manufacturing and distribution processes provide competitive advantages in the production of carpet, rugs, ceramic tile, laminate, wood, stone and vinyl flooring. Our industry-leading innovation has yielded products and technologies that differentiate our brands in the marketplace and satisfy all remodeling and new construction requirements. Our brands are among the most recognized in the industry and include American Olean, Bigelow, Daltile, Durkan, Karastan, Lees, Marazzi, Mohawk, Pergo, Unilin, Quick-Step and IVC. During the past decade, Mohawk has transformed its business from an American carpet manufacturer into the world’s largest flooring company with operations in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Europe, India, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Russia and the United States.
Mohawk Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to an inclusive workplace and a proud Drugs Don’t Work participant.
EOE Minorities/Females/Disabled/Protected Veterans
BRIDGEPORT, AL FACILITY
Responsible for providing support and assistance to the manufacturing operations in design and implementation of production/processing methods and control to meet quality and cost efficiency standards. Incumbent will work on projects of high complexity for manufacturing operations. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish Company objectives.
Develops, assess and implements techniques and equipment of high complexity used in production processes to maximize the efficiency of the operations.
As assigned works directly with manufacturing management staff to assess business needs and determine appropriate course of action in areas of manufacturing technology requirements and/or modifications, product and process quality standards and cost control applications.
Trouble shoots problems with production staff and suggests/implements correction with limited supervision of more senior engineering staff.
Identifies, defines and measures improvement opportunities for assigned projects of high complexity.
Implements and documents potential process improvements for assigned projects.
Prepares test reports, system documents and/or closing reports from assigned engineering projects of high complexity.
Manage daily, weekly and monthly maintenance and other reporting systems output as assigned.
Assists in cross-functional projects or meetings as required. May provide assistance to junior level Process Engineers.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering – Process or Industrial. Masters preferred. Knowledge or experience with Six Sigma and Lean required.
3+ years job-specific work experience as a Process Engineer working on projects of high complexity.
Experience must include:
Demonstrated experience developing efficient and effective solutions to diverse and complex manufacturing business issues/problems (Similar industry preferred)
ISO 9000 knowledge and competence
Demonstrated project management skills and experience, which included project leadership in organizing, planning and executing large-scale projects from vision through implementation, across multiple internal and external reporting and organizational lines.
Demonstrated experience in business process re-engineering or process improvement involving broad-based manufacturing systems, utilizing tools and techniques to effect business change. Advance knowledge of Six Sigma, Lean or similar methodology, training and experience required. Related certifications preferred.
Demonstrated experience in working with automated process controls. Experience with advanced control techniques such as Dynamic Matrix Control, Model Predictive Control or similar techniques preferred.
Job ID 2017-32489
FLSA Status Exempt
Business Site US-AL-BRIDGEPORT
Job Group Manufacturing