Mohawk Industries CELL 1 in LEWISPORT, Kentucky

Overview:

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

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 Dal-Tile.

The Cell 1 position is cross-trained work interchanably between these positions: Crushing, Milling, Pressing, Packing. This postion is 12 hours days and/or nights, rotating days of the week.

Responsibilities:

Crushing

  • Loads raw materials into hopper.

  • Fills and maintains additive hoppers and adjusts feeders as required.

  • Monitors flow of material through crushing process.

  • Performs various tests to ensure body materials are within specifications and documents results.

Milling

  • Sets up and maintains continual operation of pug mill.

  • Monitors flow of raw material, water and additives through milling process.

  • Changes die and die inserts as needed.

  • Performs various tests to ensure body materials are within specifications and documents results.

Pressing

  • Monitors efficient operation of automatic press equipment.

  • Inspects tile for quality defects.

  • Performs minor adjustments to equipment as needed.

Packing

  • Sets up and calibrates automatic packing equipment.

  • Monitors efficient operation of equipment and performs minor adjustments as needed.

  • Monitors equipment or processes and reports problems to supervisor.

  • Follows ISO operating procedures.

  • Keeps area safe, clean and organized.

  • Performs other related duties as required.

Qualifications:

High school diploma or equivalent experience.

  • 0 -1 year previous manufacturing/production experience.

  • Good oral and written communications skills. Good record keeping skills. Good listening skills. Ability to understand and speak basic English.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the associate is regularly required to stand, use hands, and reach with hands and arms.

  • The associate is required to walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.

  • The associate may be required to sometimes sit, climb or balance.

  • The associate may lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

  • Specific vision abilities required by this position includes close vision, peripheral vision, and ability to adjust focus.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the associate is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts.

  • The associate is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles.

  • The associate may be exposed to a wide range of temperatures.

  • The noise level is usually loud. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

We offer competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, career opportunities, and an environment of creativity and growth. Company Match on 401kEmployee Purchase DiscountTuition Reimbursement

Dal-Tile is a proud supporter of our U.S. military, veterans and their families - Thank You for Your Service!

Active military, transitioning service members and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.

Mohawk Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to an inclusive workplace and a proud Drugs Don’t Work participant (EEO/AA M/F/D/V).

Job ID 2017-32486

FLSA Status NonExempt

Company DAL-TILE

Business Site US-KY-LEWISPORT

Job Group Manufacturing