Mohawk Industries Machine Operator in THOMASVILLE, North Carolina


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.



The machine operator performs a variety of functions related to the operation of an advanced manufacturing production line

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Complies with all safety rules and procedures

  • Performs Process duties

  • Performs startup and runs Lines

  • Participates in product and or process troubleshooting processes

  • Performs Forklift Team Member duties:

  • Loads material onto Press In-feed

  • Use of Various Computer Applications to determine correct material to be loaded on the line

  • Completes Daily Forklift Safety Checklist

  • Performs Inspection duties

  • Communicates quality issues to the press operator and recommends needed adjustments

  • Prepares and loads raw material

  • Packages finished product

  • Conducts Housekeeping responsibilities as required

  • Records material consumption and production in appropriate computer applications

Performs all other related duties as assigned by management


  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Forklift experience or willingness to learn to operate forklift

  • 1+ years of manufacturing experience in a fast paced work environment

  • 1+ years of experience with automated machines

  • Basic computer skills adn uses of Microsoft Office applications such as Excel and Word

  • Good mechanical aptitude/Machine operation knowledge

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Attention to detail

Job ID 2018-36331

FLSA Status Hourly

Company MOHAWK