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.**
**EOE MINORITIES / FEMALES / PROTECTED VETERANS / DISABLED**
***** 12hr. Rotating Night 8pm-8am** *******
+ Sets up and operates extrusion fill line from pellet form of polypropylene to finished filling product in accordance with standard operating procedures.
+ Doffs fill yarn packages, weighs, and makes tickets.
+ Patrols lines checking for quality problems.
+ Performs safe work habits and maintains clean and orderly work area.
+ Will perform other related duties as assigned by management.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS (Frequency – Amount – Description)
STANDING / WALKING:
Ability to stand and walk continuously during an twelve (12) hour shift.
Ability to sit on seat of powered industrial truck for a short period of time.
Ability to move about extrusion area continuously during an twelve (12) hour shift.
Ability to climb stairs to platform and to QA Lab. Ability to climb onto and off powered industrial truck.
MOVING (MATERIALS): (Lifting – carrying – pushing – pulling)
**Pushing/pulling – Ability to push a variety of tools and operate control levers. Ability to push an empty/full fill yarn truck containing up to 46 partial/full fill yarn packages. Push one fill yarn truck at a time. Do not at any time pull fill yarn truck or any other [movable type] equipment. Get help when needed.**
Lifting/carrying– Ability to lift up to fifty (50) pounds without mechanical assistance. Get help when needed.
Vertical– Ability to reach to full arm extension to perform job duties.
Horizontal– Ability to reach to full arm extension to perform job duties.
Must have adequate normal, color vision and depth perception to perform job duties. Ability to utilize both near and far vision while performing job duties. Ability to recognize defects.
BENDING / STOOPING:
Ability to bend, stoop, squat or kneel throughout an twelve (12) hour night shift.
Ability to make decisions regarding work priorities. Ability to read and understand computer screen charts. Ability to enter data in computer system. Ability to obtain powered industrial
Fingering– Ability to demonstrate good tactile discrimination and functional sensations.
Must wear hearing protection, safety glasses with permanent side shields, steel toe safety shoes and Mohawk issued/approved high visibility color at all times when in the warehouse and production areas. Must adhere to plant clothing and footwear policy. Wear personal protective equipment as required by task at hand.
**Job ID** _2016-28480_
**FLSA Status** _NonExempt_
**Business Site** _US_ _-_ _VA_ _-_ _HILLSVILLE_
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