Mohawk Industries Torrington, CT- Material Handler in TORRINGTON, Connecticut
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.
The Material Handler is responsible for job duties that may include some or all of the following:
Packaging, labeling, and loading product for delivery to internal departments and/or customers.
Recording quality and output measures and completing other paperwork.
Duties are performed under general supervision following standard work procedures and guidelines.
Checks material for defects before beginning the packaging process and weighs finished product to ensure high quality products are delivered to internal departments and/or customers.
Collects finished product and pre-packs it at a wrap/banding/bagging station.
Manually loads packaged material onto pallets, skids, and boxes, and secures material or products for transport to designated areas.
Pulls and stages materials as required to meet production demands.
Place sleeve on vacuumed rolls to complete final packaging of product.
Place proper labeling on packaged carpet pad rolls
Operates related production equipment in a safe manner.
Records quality and output measures, and completes any other necessary paperwork.
Performs general housekeeping duties to maintain a safe and clean work environment
Performs other duties as required.
May be required to use PC and other department specific database systems.
Must be at least 18 years of age
Prior experience in a warehouse or as a general laborer preferred.
Must be an effective team member.
Good oral and written communitcation skills to effectively interact with others in the immediate work unit and in related support areas.
Ability to follow simple verbal and written instructions.
Ability to perform simple mathematical calculations.
Abillity to work in hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by moving mechanical parts, noise, and airborne particles.
Ability to stand more than 2/3 of the shift.
Requires ability to maneuver up to 100 pounds.
Must be able to sit, stand, reach, bend and twist without restriction.
EOE MINORITIES / FEMALES / PROTECTED VETERANS / DISABLED
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 2019-42676
FLSA Status Hourly
Job Group Manufacturing