Mohawk Industries Lab Tech in EL PASO, Texas

Overview:

Join the largest manufacturer of tile and natural stone in the United States and watch your career stand out with Natural Minerals, a subsidary of Dal-Tile.

Our close-knit team of dedicated professionals has made us the success we are today. In exchange for their hard work, we support our people with a family-friendly work environment, a commitment to promoting from within, unique benefits that go beyond just medical and dental, and a belief that every employee deserves a productive life outside of work. If this sounds outstanding to you, take the first step forward and explore a career with Natural Minerals, Van Horn, TX.

Responsibilities:

  • Works with supervisor and production worker to collect, process, and analyze raw, in-process, and finished product samples.

  • Performs lab tests including, but not limited to, inspection of in process and finished product talc samples for LOI, Carbonate, etc.

  • Performs tests of production process samples for analytical purposes.

  • Maintains electronic data of testing results.

  • Sets up and maintains lab equipment as required.

  • Maintains documentation of lab activities (sample ID, Carbonate & LOI content) for reporting to Mine and Corporate Managers.

  • Maintains necessary lab materials and consumables required to perform analysis.

  • Works on Lab and mine related projects as directed.

  • Monitors equipment or processes and reports problems to supervisor.

  • Follows standard operating procedures.

  • Keeps area safe, clean and organized.

  • Complete all required training, including ergonomic, safety, health and environmental.

  • Identify and adjust workstation arrangement, work practices, and workflow to reduce risk factors

  • Report issues to supervisor/manager when unable to control risk factor/s.

  • Report symptoms of injury/illness and concerns when first noted.

  • Participate in incident investigation.

  • Use ergonomic equipment provided

  • Demonstrate safe work practices.

  • Performs other related duties as required

Qualifications:

Education and Knowledge:

High school diploma or equivalent experience.

Experience:

1 year previous mining/production experience.

Competencies:

Good oral and written communications skills. Good record keeping skills. Good listening skills. Accurate measurement capability. Good math skills. Ability to read, write and speak English.

Job ID 2017-32331

FLSA Status Hourly

Company DAL-TILE

Business Site US-TX-EL PASO

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