• Fork Lift Operator - MENDOTA HEIGHTS, MN - 1st Shift

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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, 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.


    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 a 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


    1st shift Monday-Friday 7am-3pm. (Saturday safety meetings every 8 weeks.)



    ***1st shift Monday-Friday 7am-3pm. (Saturday safety meetings every 8 weeks.)***

    Perform various functions in support of warehouse operation, including shipping, loading and delivery of flooring products. Position requires a high level of skill and knowledge of multiple aspects of warehouse operations.


    Lifting 60+ pounds numerous times during the work shift

    Reaching 30" to pick product on average 50 times /day

    Locate materials /rolls from bins to trailers

    Check pick list as pieces are loaded w/ resulting clerical work

    Removes cutting tickets from rolls or tickets from product / checks against pick list

    Loads cartons and small cuts into correct trailer

    Understand and follow instructions given by on-board RF unit. Correctly operate the hand-held scanning device.

    Withdraws orders from inventory / stretch-wraps /  pallets as required / loads onto trailer

    Other functions that may be assigned



    At least 1 year of experience as a Warehouse Associate I and / or lift truck operator.

    Operate forklift equipment and pass the Mohawk lift truck certification test.

    Ability to operate banding and wrapping machines in assigned facility.

    Working knowledge of AS400 system.

    Extensive knowledge of inventory and cycle count procedures.

    Dependable with good attendance record.

    High School graduate

    Competent Reading /Writing skills as appropriate

    Must be able to work assigned shift

    Ability to lift 60 +pounds

    Reaching 30" numerous times during the shift




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