Mohawk Industries IVC - PRINT PRESS OPERATOR 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, 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.



General Job Description:

Responsible for setting up, making adjustments to, and minimizing defects on the printing press

Job Duties and responsibilites:

  • Responsible for personal safety and participate in plant safety process

  • Maintain a clean and efficient work area

  • Troubleshoot and report machine malfunctions

  • Inspect doctor blades prior to each production run and throughout the shift, and changed as needed

  • Perform proper and efficient changeovers, including inks and cylinders in the correct units, correct amount of ink, recycling ink, and clean water

  • Use the correct settings on the press, including pressures, cylinder setup, and inks in the correct units

  • Prevent defects through the press

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

  • Assist with washing cylinders in the sonic washer

  • Store all cylinders in their proper location

  • Prepare new cylinders as needed

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

  • Operate fork truck and manual AGV as needed

  • Operate hoist and overhead crane

  • Perform preventative maintenance and cleaning

  • Complete all documentation accurately

  • Job rotation and relief of team members as needed


Essential Skills and Experience:

  • Must have a High School or GED diploma

  • Must be 18 years old or older

  • Flexible for all shifts

  • Computer efficient

  • Mechanical or maintenance experience desired

  • Strong problem solving skills

  • High level of 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

P hysical 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 60 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 2018-35179

FLSA Status Hourly

Company IVC US

Job Group Manufacturing