Sorter/Palletizer Operator - B shift

Overview

 

 A SORTER operates production equipment, monitors production parameters, inspects or tests product for conformance to specifications, records data, and makes decisions on when to adjust the process or contact supervision for guidance

 

 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

 

  • Inspects tile for shade and visual defects.
  • Discards defective tile into trash hoppers.
  • Monitors efficient operation of automated palletizer.
  • Performs minor adjustments to equipment as needed.
  • Loads finished product by hand onto pallets for shipment. (Including boxes that bypass the automated palletizer and/or partial pallets.)
  • Wraps completed pallets and bands loads as required.
  • Scans completed pallets into the auto-receiving system.
  • Monitors equipment or processes and reports problems to supervisor.
  • Follows standard operating procedures.
  • Keeps area safe, clean and organized
  • Promotes and adheres to all safety and health policies and procedures of plant. Complete all required training, including ergonomic, safety, health and environmental.
  • Identify and adjust workstation arrangement, work practices, and workflow to reduce risk factors
  • Report issues to supervisor/manager when unable to control risk factor/s.
  • Report symptoms of injury/illness and concerns when first noted.
  • Participate in incident investigation.
  • Use ergonomic equipment provided
  • Demonstrate safe work practices.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

 

         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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