Mohawk Industries HEAD MECHANIC (ENGINEERING GROUP) - GREEN STREET - 1ST SHIFT in DALTON, Georgia

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, IVC, Karastan, Marazzi, Mohawk, Pergo, Quick-Step and Unilin. 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 offers a comprehensive compensation package that includes a wide variety of benefit options so that individuals can tailor plans that are right for him or her. Benefits include health care with prescription card, dental/vision, disability, life insurance, 401(k) plan with company match, employee purchase discounts, tuition reimbursement for undergraduate and graduate programs and much more.

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

  • Troubleshoots and performs repairs on a variety of mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic components

  • Installs machinery and equipment associated with manufacturing, facility and plant systems

  • Fabricates and modifies machinery components as directed

  • Participates in preventative maintenance tasks and procedures

  • Performs carpentry, plumbing, and fabrication work as needed

Qualifications

  • High School diploma or GED or an equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Valid driver’s license

  • Minimum of 5 years maintenance experience in an industrial setting

  • Experience with Stick and Mig Welding (Demonstration required)

  • Experience cutting and torching

  • Experience using drill press and hand drill

  • Experience using a pipe threader

  • Experience with broaching and keyways

  • Experience with straight edge machine alignment and belt tensioning

  • Experience with hydraulics, pneumatics, and steam systems

  • Required to work from heights up to 120ft and inside non-permit required confined spaces

  • Required to work in weather extremes

  • Must have and keep a valid driver’s license

  • Must have hand tools

  • Ability to work evenings, weekends, and holidays and overtime with little or no notice

  • Must be able to move oneself freely throughout a manufacturing facility

  • Must be able to bend, stoop, squat, stretch, kneel, and assume awkward positions as is dictated by worksite

  • Must be able to push, pull, and lift plant equipment weighing in excess of 100 pounds

  • Must have the ability to read and write in Basic English

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Tig Welding

  • Milling Machine

  • Lathe

  • Dial indication and laser machine alignment

  • Spring pin and hennonic/laser belt tensioning

  • Concrete forming and pouring

Job ID 2018-35562

FLSA Status Hourly

Company MOHAWK

Job Group Maintenance