Mohawk Industries MACHINE OPERATOR - Glasgow, VA in GLASGOW, Virginia

Overview:

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 / PROTECTED VETERANS / DISABLED

Responsibilities:

WORKING PROCEDURE:

  1. LOADS EMPTY BEAMS INTO WARPER.

  2. VERIFIES YARN PLANT.

  3. REMOVES ENDS THAT SHOW UP ON BEAM AS LIGHT/DARK.

  4. REPAIRS ENDS THAT BREAK OUT.

  5. DOFFS FULL BEAM.

  6. STICKS TAPE TO BEAM/WRITES IDENTIFYING INFORMATION

ON TAPE OR APPLIES I.D. LABEL.

  1. COMPLETES OTHER PAPERWORK.

  2. ASSISTS IN CREELING AS NECESSARY.

  3. MAINTAINS CLEAN WORK AREA.

  4. OBSERVE ALL SAFETY PROCEDURES IN PERFORMING DUTIES

  5. PERFORMS OTHER DUTIES AS ASSIGNED BY SUPERVISOR.

  6. OTHER FUNCTIONS THAT MAY BE ASSIGNED

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Qualifications:

***2nd Shift***

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: FREQUENCY, AMOUNT, OR DESCRIPTION


(X) STANDING 8 HRS. ON WOODEN FLOOR.


( ) SITTING


(X) MOVING (SELF) TRAVELS AN AREA OF 200 FT. 20-100 TIMES PER SHIFT.


( ) CLIMBING


(X) MOVING (MATERIALS) LIFTS YARN PACKAGES (APPROX. 2-13 LBS.) 10-300

TIMES PER SHIFT/PUSHES BEAMS(180-280 LBS)12-25 FT.

ACROSS THE WOODEN FLOOR 12-40 TIMES PER SHIFT/PUSH

LOADED YARN DOLLY(40-350 LBS)35' 10 TIMES PER SFT.


(X) HEARING/SPEAKING MUST BE ABLE TO COMMUNICATE EFFECTIVELY TO PERFORM

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS.


(X) REACHING REACHES 36" 10-400 TIMES PER SHIFT.


(X) VISUAL ACUITY COLOR VISION REQUIRED WITH MINIMUM NEAR VISION TO

DISTINGUISH QUALITY DEFECTS.


(X) BENDING/STOOPING BENDS TO REPAIR YARN BREAKS & CREEL PACKAGES 10-

150 TIMES PER SHIFT.


(X) OTHER REQUIRED TO OBTAIN POWERED VEHICLE LICENSE.


SAFETY REQUIREMENTS: MUST WEAR EYE PROTECTION WHEN USING COMPRESSED AIR


EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE PREREQUISITES:

MANDATORY: COMPETENT READING/WRITING SKILLS AS APPROPRIATE.

PREFERRED: HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATE.


OTHER REQUIREMENTS: MUST BE ABLE TO WORK ASSIGNED SCHEDULE


Job ID 2017-32252

FLSA Status NonExempt

Company MOHAWK

Business Site US-VA-GLASGOW

Job Group Manufacturing