Join the largest manufacturer of tile and natural stone in the United States and watch your career stand out with Dal-Tile, a subsidiary of Mohawk Industries.
Our close-knit team of dedicated professionals has made us the success we are today. In exchange for their hard work, we support our people with a family-friendly work environment, a commitment to promoting from within, unique benefits that go beyond just medical and dental, and a belief that every employee deserves a productive life outside of work. If this sounds outstanding to you, take the first step forward and explore a career with Dal-Tile.
The Sorting Technician will Coordinate operations of all sorting, cutting, rectification and wrapper areas following Dickson plant objectives.
+ Helpsto maintain a safe and healthy working environment for Sorting, Cutting, Rectification, and Wrapper areas.
+ Ensures all safety protocols throughout the plant are adhered too.
+ Follows the Quality Management System, which is certified to ISO 9001:2008 for all Sorting operations.
+ Performs necessary LOTO audits and assists in delivering weekly safety training materials.
+ Ensures product specifications are followed throughout the Sorting Department.
+ Responsible for reviewing BC and Pack-Stock audits both with the operations and audit departments.
+ Assist the Sorting Supervisor in coordinating the operations of sorting, cutting, rectification, and wrapper areas.
+ Responsible for training of all new hires in regards to safety, quality policy and management systems, as well as operations of all sorting equipment and product knowledge.
+ Responsible for working with maintenance team to develop and sustain operator basic care programs.
+ Fill-in and relief responsibility for all sorting job functions.
+ Understanding of pallet and box LGV programs, and utilizing the system to assist the plant LGV Coordinator with scheduling duties.
**Education and Knowledge:**
Requires a high school diploma or equivalent. Bachelor’s degree preferred. Requires knowledge of safety policy and procedures. Ability to read/write English. Basic computer literacy. Extensive knowledge of sorting lines and quality standards and overall ceramic manufacturing.
3 or more years operations experience.
Requires Dal-Tile level II or level III sorting certification or 2+ years experience in the ceramic tile industry with a strong background in quality.
**Other Pertinent Job Information:** While performing the duties of this job:
+ The associate is regularly required to stand, use hands, and reach with hands and arms.
+ The associate is required to walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
+ The associate may be required to sometimes sit, climb or balance.
+ The associate may lift and/or move 50 to 100 pounds.
+ Specific vision abilities required by this position includes close vision, peripheral vision, and ability to adjust focus.
+ While performing the duties of this job, the associate is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts.
+ The associate may be exposed to the risk of electrical shock or vibration.
+ The associate is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles.
+ The associate may be exposed to a wide range of temperatures.
+ The noise level is usually loud.
+ Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.
Core competencies include strong communication and listening skills, leadership skills, organizational skills, conflict resolution skills, and ability to analyze, plan and schedule.
We offer competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, career opportunities, and an environment of creativity and growth.
Company Match on 401k
Employee Purchase Discount
**Dal-Tile is a proud supporter of our U.S. military, veterans and their families - Thank You for Your Service!** **Active military, transitioning service members and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.**
**Mohawk Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to an inclusive workplace and a proud Drugs Don’t Work participant (EEO/AA M/F/D/V).**
**Job ID** _2016-28448_
**FLSA Status** _Hourly_
**Business Site** _US_ _-_ _TN_ _-_ _DICKSON_
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