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Mohawk Industries SHIPPING ASSISTANT - UNILIN MDF in Mt Gilead, North Carolina

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.

This position is responsible for loading material with 55,000 or 12,000 pound lifts. This position is also responsible for all Shipping inventories, organization of master pallets, semi-finished goods and finished goods.


  • Must be able to performs all Shipping Forklift II requirements

  • Performs basic functions of the Shipping Clerk to cover that position

  • Navigate SAP to pull bills, create and print labels and apply to material to be shipped.

  • Safely operate 550 forklift and smaller lifts when needed

  • Properly communicate via two-way radio with crew members

  • Sweep the floors and remove debris

  • Refill diesel powered lifts with fuel

  • Apply stretch wrap to finished pallets

  • Refill small lift with propane

  • Maintain safe driving speeds throughout the plant

  • Be able to perform all Shipping 550 Forklift Operator responsibilities

  • Completes inventories

  • Operate floor sweeper when needed


  • 1 yr experience in a manufacturing setting preferred

  • Experience operating a 120 or smaller forklift is a plus

  • Ability to read a tape ruler and micrometer

  • Able to use a computer frequently

  • Lift up to 50 lbs. occasionally and up to 20 lbs. frequently

  • Make repetitive motions involving twisting and turning

  • Stand for extended periods of time on a concrete surface

  • Kneel and bend over frequently

  • Climb on and work around machinery resulting in awkward positions

  • Work in varying temperatures following weather patterns

  • Climb ladders occasionally

  • Work in a dusty environment occasionally

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.

Mohawk Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran committed to an inclusive workplace and a proud Drugs Don’t Work participant.

Req Id: 28406