Mohawk Industries LIFT TRUCK OPERATOR -HOUSTON, TX in HOUSTON, Texas
We are always in search of Difference Makers to help us generate solutions and solve problems so that we can continue flooring the imagination of our customers; while providing value to their lives. We're redefining flooring with products that not only minimize climate impact but also foster beauty and allow people to connect and thrive.
If you would like to make a direct impact with a multi-billion dollar Fortune 500 global leader in flooring fashions, while making the world a better place, then we have an exciting opportunity for you!
Mohawk Industries is the world’s largest flooring company – and we are growing. We are a Fortune 500 company (NYSE: MHK) and our competitive advantages are huge.
Operate equipment in a safe manner as outlined in JSA.
Perform pre-operational safety checks and complete a vehicle inspection report before operating equipment.
Recharge lift truck battery or replace/refuel gas tank.
Load and unload goods from storage areas, bin locations or trailers usingforkorpolelift.
Manually load/unload pad or other material not designed to be handled by forks or pole.
Understand and follow instructions given by on-board RF unit. Correctly operate the hand-held scanning device.
Must be receptive to all training related to the lift truck operator position or any cross-training deemed necessary by supervision.
Any other tasks assigned by management.
At least 6 months experience in a Lift Truck Operator position.
Ability to operate lift truck equipment and pass the Mohawk lift truck certification test.
Ability to operate banding and wrapping machines.
Able to lift minimum of 80 lbs several times per shift.
18 years of age.
Able to work in extreme temperatures.
Able to sit, stand, reach, bend, climb and twist without restrictions.
Able to stand for extended periods of time.
Vision must be correctable to 20/40.
Able to work flexible schedule, if needed.
Mohawk Industries is a 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, Mohawk Home, Pergo, and Quick-Step. 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.
Job ID 2019-41599
FLSA Status Hourly
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