Kiln Operator - B shift

Overview

 

 

A kiln  Monitors movement of tile through the kiln firing process.

 

Join the largest manufacturer of tile and natural stone in the United States and watch your career stand out with Dal-Tile, a subsidiary of Mohawk Industries.

 

Our close-knit team of dedicated professionals has made us the success we are today. In exchange for their hard work, we support our people with a family-friendly work environment, a commitment to promoting from within, unique benefits that go beyond just medical and dental, and a belief that every employee deserves a productive life outside of work. If this sounds outstanding to you, take the first step forward and explore a career with Dal-Tile.

 

Responsibilities

  • Monitors tile entering and exiting the kiln to ensure process is operating efficiently. 
  • Inspects tile for defects.
  • Records temperature of kiln every hour during shift.
  • Monitors equipment or processes and reports problems to supervisor.
  • Follows ISO operating procedures.
  • Keeps area safe, clean and organized.
  • Other Pertinent Job Information: While performing the duties of this job:

    • The associate is regularly required to stand, use hands, and reach with hands and arms. 
    • The associate is required to walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. 
    • The associate may be required to sometimes sit, climb or balance. 
    • The associate may lift and/or move up to 80 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this position includes close vision, peripheral vision, and ability to adjust focus. 
    • While performing the duties of this job, the associate is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts.
    • The associate is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles. 
    • The associate may be exposed to a wide range of temperatures. 
    • The noise level is usually loud. 
    • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

Qualifications

Education and Knowledge:

 

High school diploma or equivalent experience.

 

 

Experience:

 

0 -1 year previous manufacturing/production experience.

 

 

Competencies:

 

Good oral and written communication skills.  Good record keeping skills. Good listening skills. Accurate measurement capability.  Ability to understand and speak basic English.

 

Other Pertitent Job Information:

 

While performing the duties of this job, the associate is regularly required to stand, use hands, and reach with hands and arms.  The associate is required to walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  The associate may be required to sometimes sit, climb or balance.  The associate may lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this position includes close vision, peripheral vision, and ability to adjust focus.  While performing the duties of this job, the associate is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The associate is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles.  The associate may be exposed to a wide range of temperatures.  The noise level is usually loud. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

 

We offer competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, career opportunities, and an environment of creativity and growth.

Company Match on 401k
Employee Purchase Discount
Tuition Reimbursement

 

Dal-Tile is a proud supporter of our U.S. military, veterans and their families - Thank You for Your Service!

Active military, transitioning service members and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.

 

Mohawk Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to an inclusive workplace and a proud Drugs Don’t Work participant (EEO/AA M/F/D/V).

 


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