Mohawk Industries IVC- LAMINATING OPERATOR- Lacquer in DALTON, Georgia


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, Daltile, Durkan,IVC,Karastan, Marazzi, Mohawk, Pergo,Quick-Step andUnilin. 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.



  • Responsible for personal safety and participating in plant safety process.

  • Enter data into SAP.

  • Verify the correct setup and function of the machine.

  • Maintain a clean and efficient work area.

  • Troubleshoot and report machine malfunctions.

  • Use the correct settings on assigned equipment.

  • Prevent defects through the process.

  • Follow setup and run procedures, safety and quality procedures as documented.

  • Must be willing and able to stand for long periods of time and work flexible hours.

  • Perform preventative maintenance and cleaning.

  • Make machine adjustments when necessary.

  • Must follow the quality management system policy and procedures.

  • Communicate production or quality issues to appropriate team members.

  • Operate lift truck and hoist.

  • Job rotation and relief of other team members.

  • Collect and enter data into infiniti qs. Completes all documentation accurately.

  • Collect samples and perform quality checks

  • Troubleshoot out of spec material

  • Measures and monitors application weights. Ensures that weights stay consistent.

  • Mixes totes and maintains FIFO system.

  • Performs incoming raw material inspections

  • Can operate printing unit; includes cylinder maintenance, clean-up of unit, changing doctor blades.

  • Assists in startup, shutdown, and operations of the calender.


Essential Skills and Experience:

  • Must have a High School or GED diploma.

  • Flexible for all shifts.

  • Computer efficient.

  • Quality experience desired.

  • Strong problem solving skills.

  • Mechanical aptitude.

  • Commitment to company values and safe work practices.

  • Excellent attention to detail.


Nonessential Skills and Experience :

  • Previous experience in the operation of production line, machinery and monitoring products.

  • Pass the IVC-US color vision test.



Reporting to this Position :

No direct reports

Physical Demands and Work Environment:

The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Physical demands : While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to stand for long periods of time; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle or feel object, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; balance; stoop; talk; and hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include color vision, close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

  • Work environment : While performing the duties of this job, the employee is exposed to weather conditions prevalent at the time. The noise level in the work environment is usually minimal.


Job ID 2018-35955

FLSA Status Hourly

Company IVC US

Job Group Manufacturing