MOHAWK

MECHANICAL MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN - MT GILEAD, NC - 1ST SHIFT

US-NC-MT GILEAD
Job ID
2017-34057
FLSA Status
NonExempt
MOHAWK

Overview

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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.*P*

 

 

The Maintenance Mechanic provides facility-wide mechanical maintenance support to minimize production downtime and ensure efficiency and quality.

 

 

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

 

 

Mon - Fri, 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Responsibilities

Perform maintenance activities to ensure safe, reliable plant operations.

  • Perform maintenance activities to ensure safe, reliable plant operations.
  • Knowledge of the methods, practices, tools and equipment of the trade.
  • Must possess basic mechanical knowledge.
  • Must show interest in learning new skills and a positive work attitude.
  • Complete all Safety Training Programs.
  • Must complete all Forklift, Volvo and JLG Training.
  • Must work satisfactorily with ALL other persons in a support capacity.
  • Knowledge of all Plant Locations
  • Able to work independently with minimum supervision
  • Must be able to read and understand mechanical blueprints and schematics.
  • Must have a good working knowledge and understanding of the Process Flow within ALL departments.
  • Must understand and follow ALL Preventive Maintenance Programs and the Work Order System.
  • Must have a good working knowledge of Fans, Pumps, Cylinders, Bearings, etc.
  • Must be proficient in welding (Stick and Mig) also good Torch skills.
  • Must be able to disassemble and rebuild pumps, bearings, cylinders etc. this is to include the proper setup.
  • Must have a good working knowledge of “Basic Grease and Oil Technology”.
  • Must be able to fabricate or repair small parts as required.

 

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent plus Two years of technical college in industrial mechanics
  • Minimum of three years work experience in a related industrial field.
  • Must be self motivated, dependable and have a basic knowledge of all aspects of mechanical maintenance.
  • Must be able to walk and/or stand for extended periods of time on concrete.
  • Must be able to work in varying temperatures up to 110 degrees and dusty environment.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs frequently and up to 80 lbs occasionally. 
  • Must be able to climb vertical ladders, multiple flights of stairs and work off elevated surfaces.
  • Must not have any limitations in regards to working in confined spaces or  wearing a respirator for extended periods of time.
  • Must be able to wear hearing protection, eye protection, and steel toe shoes.
  • Must be able to make repetitive motions involving twisting and turning.
  • Must be able to kneel and bend over frequently.
  • Must be able to climb on and work around machinery resulting in awkward or uncomfortable positions.
  • Must be able to push or pull 75 pounds.
  • Must have vision of 20/50 (corrected or not).

 

 

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