Mohawk Industries Waste Line Operator- Non Woven 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.



  • Responsible for 4 different machines. Tearing Line #1, Tearing Line #2, Balers, and Blend Line.

  • Monitor quality of the fiber that is being torn by the two tearing lines.

  • Monitor the levels of fiber in the finished fiber bins. There are two bins for each of the two card lines.

  • Keep area clean at all times.

  • Keep all machines and aprons clean. This is both for housekeeping and runability.

  • When all finished bins are full, the fiber is run to the balers to be baled. The bales are tied with ropes and the bale ticket number is recorded on the Bale production sheet. Bales are stored in the warehouse for future use.

  • Must break down the machines when there is a problem, such as jammed cylinders, condensers, aprons, etc. (basic mechanical skills).

  • Work with maintenance to maintain and trouble shoot.

  • The two operators give each other breaks. This means that during that time one operator is responsible for all tasks at one time.


  • Lift Truck driving.

  • Self-motivated.

  • Quality minded.

  • Detail oriented.

  • Able to multi-task.

  • Maintain a detailed down time report (basic writing and math skills).

Job ID 2018-38142

FLSA Status Hourly

Company MOHAWK

Job Group Manufacturing