Mohawk Industries IVC - LEAD OPERATOR/FINISHING 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, 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

  • Responsible for personal safety and monitor the safety of others

  • Must follow the quality management system policy and procedures

  • Communicate with previous shift lead about key information.

  • Obtain all necessary supplies

  • Review and post schedule for line

  • Verify correct orders are being ran (style, color, stamp, labeling, packaging)

  • Coordinate Personnel into needed positions

  • Assure all supplies are in place when needed

  • Constant monitoring of all quality checks

  • Arrange and monitor all break schedules and assist if needed

  • Monitor safety practices to assure all procedures are being followed correctly

  • Assume supervisor’s duties when needed

  • Monitor dust collection system

  • Troubleshoot machine problems

  • Gather all necessary forms and file in appropriate place

  • Enter data

Qualifications

Essential Skills and Experience:

  • Must have a High School or GED diploma

  • Flexible for all shifts

  • Computer efficient

  • Must pass the IVC-US color vision test

  • 2 years mechanical or maintenance experience

  • Strong problem solving skills

  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills

  • Understanding of Lean Manufacturing

  • High level of mechanical aptitude

  • Commitment to company values and safe work practices

  • Excellent attention to detail

Nonessential Skills and Experience :

  • Prior leadership experience desired

Physical Demands and Work Environment:

- 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 2018-35336

FLSA Status Hourly

Company IVC US

Job Group Manufacturing