CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT INTERN

Overview

Responsibilities

The internship will consist of helping on Mohawk way projects related to a metrics-driven, continuous improvement environment across the Carpet manufacturing divisions.

 

Mohawk is looking for a student to assist in implementing the fundamentals of continuous improvement in a manufacturing environment to include developing and writing Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s), developing process audit systems to assure compliance, working with Kaizen improvement teams, assist in developing a visual workplace, analyzing data and presenting conclusions in easy to understand formats.

Qualifications

Passion for growing skills with continuous improvement, tackling interesting work and solving challenging problems.  Ideal candidate would have the ability to work part- time (25 hours) and able to attend school working on degree program.  Working hours could be flexible based on school schedule.    

  • High level of computer skills is required for this position.
  • Working knowledge of Visio, Microsoft Office Applications.
  • Experience in Advanced Microsoft Excel a plus.
  • Experience working in or with a manufacturing operation a plus. 
  • Ability to work within a team and develop consensus conclusions for improvement.
  • Pursuing a degree in Industrial, Mechanical Engineering or Business Related field.
  • Strong communication, presentation, oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills to effectively interact with all levels of management.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

 

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, 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, China, Europe, India, Malaysia, Mexico, 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.


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