Mohawk Industries Safety Coordinator in JOHNSTOWN, Ohio



  • Understand OSHA regulations and assist management and Safety Specialists in applying regulations to the manufacturing operations

  • Assist with regular safety audits and inspections and keep track of safety audit results

  • Assist with implementation of Mohawk safety policies and procedures

  • Coordinate Central Safety Committee, JSO teams, and BBS teams, all accident investigation teams’ meetings

  • Schedule and conduct annual safety training to include LTO, LOTO, and safety harness training

  • Maintain records of all annual training

  • Prepare a PPE Grid for all job classifications

  • Maintain database of all recordable incidents, near-misses, and relevant investigations

  • Track progress on action items generated from incident investigations, safety audits, and safety committee meetings

  • Maintain and update site commander’s notebook and MSDS notebook

  • Schedule, monitor, and track action items resulting from Code Red and Blue Drills

  • Spot check safety showers, eyewash stations, ladders, harnesses, etc.

  • Assist in preparation for Quarterly Safety Audits

  • Other duties as required or requested by management


  • Good oral, written, presentation, interpersonal communication, and team facilitation skills to effectively interact with all levels of employees including management and internal and external customers.

  • Ability to present information accurately and effectively to diverse audiences.

  • Ability to anticipate problem areas and implement effective solutions before problems occur.

  • Working knowledge of OSHA safety disciplines, other regulatory guidelines, Company specific safety policies and procedures, and common industrial safety practices.

  • Proficient using a PC to include Microsoft Office Suite and other department specific hardware, software, and equipment

  • High school diploma or GED equivalency required

  • Manufacturing experience perferred.

  • Safety and/or Training experience required.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

About Mohawk

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 2019-40262

FLSA Status NonExempt

Company MOHAWK

Job Group Manufacturing