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Lab Technician

Date: Sep 3, 2021

Location: USA Dallas TX CF Hawn - Comple, Texas, United States, 75217

Company: Mohawk Industries

 

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.

 

 

The Lab Technician I evaluates quality of glazes and raw materials to ensure final product meet specifications

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Summary:

  • Collect the necessary materials to prepare glaze samples for evaluation (tiles, glazes, raw materials)

  • Measure glaze density, viscosity, residue

  • Prepare glazes for testing (open 5gal containers, mixing, adjust density, viscosity and disperse required materials)

  • Prepare samples by Hand Spray or Skate

  • Request firing curves to kiln scheduler, load and pick up samples from kiln

  • Measure gloss, color, texture, surface defects of prepared tile samples

  • Prepare glaze samples for analytical testing

  • Documents test results.

  • Follows safety and standard operating procedures.

  • Keeps work area safe, clean, and organized.

  • Performs other related duties as required.

 

Knowledge and Education:

  • High School diploma or equivalent experience.

  • Good record keeping skills. Accurate measurement capability. Ability to understand and speak basic English. Ability to work in a safe and conscientious mannerd record keeping skills. Accurate measurement capability. Ability to understand and speak basic English. Ability to work in a safe and conscientious manner

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, use hands and reach with hands and arms. This position requires associate to walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The associate may sit, climb, or balance, see, talk or hear. 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.  Examples include:  Company Match on 401k, Employee Purchase Discount, and 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 including disability/veteran committed to an inclusive workplace and a proud Drugs Don’t Work participant.