Mohawk Industries Glaze Prep Technician in Dickson, Tennessee
Join the largest manufacturer of tile and natural stone in the United States and watch your career stand out with Dal-Tile, a subsidiary of Mohawk Industries.
Our close-knit team of dedicated professionals has made us the success we are today. In exchange for their hard work, we support our people with a family-friendly work environment, a commitment to promoting from within, unique benefits that go beyond just medical and dental, and a belief that every employee deserves a productive life outside of work. If this sounds outstanding to you, take the first step forward and explore a career with Dal-Tile.
The Glaze Prep Technician coordinates operations of glaze prep areas following Dickson plant objectives.
They are responsible for the following:
Helps to maintain a safe, healthy and organized working environment for all areas of the manufacturing and support process.
Ensures all safety protocols and policies are understood and upheld through use of various testing equipment.
Leads the daily operation of the glaze prep area while ensuring that the team and the customer are always cared for.
Responsible for the inventory and familiarization of raw materials as well as ensuring that Technical Specialist is informed when it’s time to re-order
Knowledge and ability to run specialized lab equipment that will review raw material testing through final product analysis.
Assists and/or perform and record results of all tests completed to assist in establishing baselines and analyzing trends.
Assists and/or perform and record results on Quality Glaze and raw material control.
Prepares necessary materials from the I-Tech system.
Prepare necessary reports for internal communication.
Ability to understand the color spectrum and to make color adjustments according to the delta readings from the colorimeter.
Ability to use Microsoft office software to write reports and to effectively present information.
Ability to define opportunities, identify problems, collects data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions.
Monitors equipment and/or processes and ensures timely reporting of any unusual problems to Technical Specialist/Technical Manager
Follows company operating procedures and guidelines.
Performs other related duties as required.
High school diploma or equivalent experience.
Minimum of 2-year previous manufacturing/production experience.
Preferably within a ceramic tile factory.
Must be proficient in all areas of the Glaze Preparation.
We offer competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, career opportunities, and an environment of creativity and growth. Company Match on 401k
Employee Purchase Discount
Dal-Tile is a proud supporter of our U.S. military, veterans and their families - Thank You for Your Service!
Active military, transitioning service members and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.
Mohawk Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to an inclusive workplace and a proud Drugs Don’t Work participant (EEO/AA M/F/D/V).
Req Id: 19111