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.
The Maintenance Mechanic provides facility-wide mechanical maintenance support to minimize production downtime and ensure efficiency and quality.
**EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled**
+ Troubleshoots and performs repairs on a variety of mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic components + Installs machinery and equipment associated with manufacturing, facility and plant systems + Fabricates and modifies machinery components as directed + Participates in preventative maintenance tasks and procedures + Performs carpentry, plumbing, and fabrication work as needed
+ High School diploma or GED + Valid driver’s license + Minimum of 5 years maintenance experience in an industrial setting + Experience with Stick and Mig Welding (Demonstration required) + Experience cutting and torching + Experience using drill press and hand drill + Experience using a pipe threader + Experience with broaching and keyways + Experience with straight edge machine alignment and belt tensioning + Experience with hydraulics, pneumatics, and steam systems + Required to work from heights up to 120ft and inside non-permit required confined spaces + Required to work in weather extremes + Must have and keep a valid driver’s license + Must have hand tools + Ability to work evenings, weekends, and holidays and overtime with little or no notice + Must be able to move oneself freely throughout a manufacturing facility + Must be able to bend, stoop, squat, stretch, kneel, and assume awkward positions as is dictated by worksite + Must be able to push, pull, and lift plant equipment weighing in excess of 100 pounds + Must have the ability to read and write in Basic English
+ Tig Welding + Milling Machine + Lathe + Dial indication and laser machine alignment + Spring pin and hennonic/laser belt tensioning + Concrete forming and pouring
**Business Site** _US-GA-DALTON_
**Job ID** _2017-33843_
**FLSA Status** _Hourly_
**Job Group** _Maintenance_
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