MOHAWK

  • JOURNEYMAN MECHANIC - HILLSVILLE, VA

    Business Site US-VA-HILLSVILLE
    Job ID
    2018-37474
    FLSA Status
    NonExempt
    Company
    MOHAWK
    Job Group
    Manufacturing
  • 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, IVC, Karastan, Marazzi, Mohawk, Pergo, Quick-Step and Unilin. 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*

     

    Mohawk Industries, Inc offers a comprehensive compensation package that includes a wide variety of benefit options so that individuals can tailor plans that are right for him or her. Benefits include health care with prescription card, dental/vision, disability, life insurance, 401(k) plan with company match, employee purchase discounts, tuition reimbursement for undergraduate and graduate programs and much more.

     

    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

     

    Responsibilities

    • Determine job priority with assistance of supervisor, if needed
    • Makes required checks/test on plant equipment at start of shift and makes repairs and adjustments as needed.
    • Performs "check list" type duties on plant equipment when required.
    • Performs preventive maintenance on plant equipment.
    • Assists in installing/relocating plant equipment.
    • Fills out and files or forward to the appropriate individual, forms and check sheets as required.
    • Repairs or adjusts plant equipment - as required.
    • Operates company vehicle - as needed.
    • Completes work orders - as needed.
    • Follows all written procedures when performing lockout/tagout, changing batteries, change propane tank on powered industrial truck and filling propane tank.
    • Works safely and orderly.
    • Reports any hazardous or unsafe conditions to shift supervisor.
    • Maintains clean and safe housekeeping practices in work area.
    • Performs all necessary miscellaneous work pertaining to the above duties.
    • Performs any other duties assigned by management.

    Qualifications

    • Must  be able to read and write standard English.
    • AC/DC to 600 volts, basic electronics, computer skills, blue print and schematics. Must be certified in 600 volt.
    • Experience in welding, cutting, metal working, steam, hydraulics, pneumatics and mechanics.
    • Must be able to pass welding test and hot work training.
    • Must be able to work weekends, holidays and overtime and shutdowns as required.
    • Must be able to work all shifts, and legibly fill out forms/check sheets.
    • Must be self motivated.
    • Must have the ability to troubleshoot, steam, hydraulics, pneumatics, electrical, and mechanical systems.
    • Must be able to obtain a powered industrial equipment license. 
    • Must be able to stand, walk, bend, and stoop for long periods of time.
    • Must work in 90 degree plus temperatures and around equipment that may exceed 500 degrees.
    • Must be able to do heavy lifting on a regular basis (up to 75 pounds).
    • Must be able to work form ladders and aerial lifts.
    • Must be able to obtain aerial lift license and work at heights greater than 40 ft.
    • Must be experienced in the operation of powered industrial equipment, hand tools, power tools, metal working tools, ladders, buffers, gauges and precision measuring instruments.
    • Must be able to work with machine parts, manuals, metal, welder, torch, lubricants, and chemicals.
    • Must pass and maintain CPR/AED & first aid certificate as required.

     

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