MOHAWK

  • YARN WEIGHER

    Business Site US-SC-BENNETTSVILLE
    Job ID
    2018-39938
    FLSA Status
    Hourly
    Company
    MOHAWK
    Job Group
    Manufacturing
  • Overview

    Mohawk_Careers_247x247We are always in search of Difference Makers to help us generate solutions and solve problems so that we can continue flooring the imagination of our customers; while providing value to their lives. We're redefining flooring with products that not only minimize climate impact but also foster beauty and allow people to connect and thrive.

     

    If you would like to make a direct impact with a multi-billion dollar Fortune 500 global leader in flooring fashions, while making the world a better place, then we have an exciting opportunity for you!

     

    Mohawk Industries is the world’s largest flooring company – and we are growing. We are a Fortune 500 company (NYSE: MHK) and our competitive advantages are huge.

    Responsibilities

    • Secure and push empty truck to raw storage areas
    • Locate proper bale, cargotainer, or skein truck as specified on the raw yarn material card, insuring the yarn count and shippers' lot number correspond
    • Using wire cutters and protective eye equipment, open bales to access skeins
    • Pick up skeins and place on truck for weighing or utilize full truck if appropriate
    • Push full truck of yarn to scales, weigh and regulate pounds to insure proper weight, and activate printer to print weight.  Fill out dye lot routing card and attach card to truck
    • Wind designated number of sample skeins for each dyeing, attach to truck, and push full truck to towing areas
    • Record date, payroll number, etc., on the production tickets or forms.  Enter updated information into computer terminal  Secure new raw material tickets and attach to appropriate trucks

    Qualifications

    • Must have a valid drivers license
    • Must have experience driving a fork lift
    • Experience driving a tow motor a plus
    • Previous experience in a yarn manufacturing or carpet/rug manufacturing facility preferred
    • Ability to read dye orders, lot tickets, and scales a plus
    • Requires ability to follow simple instructions
    • Some initiative is necessary as to when various tasks should be performed
    • Requires continuous mental and visual attention to properly perform work
    • Requires continuous physical exertion when weighing yarn, lifting bundles, pushing trucks, creeling, etc

    EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

    About Mohawk

    Mohawk Industries is a 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, Mohawk Home, Pergo, and Quick-Step. 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.

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