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PRODUCTION OPERATOR - QUARTZ (Polishing - 2nd Shift)

Date: Sep 3, 2021

Location: USA Dickson TN Quartz (L0732), Tennessee, United States, 37055

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.



Major Functions and Scope:

  • Ensures safe and efficient operation of all assigned equipment
  • Follows the Quality Management System (QMS)
  • Stocks lines/machines with needed materials
  • Transports, weighs, and mixes appropriate ingredients
  • Load/ unload machines
  • Performs periodic checks on output
  • Creates samples and performs quality control checks
  • Monitors equipment or processes and reports problems to supervisor including safety, quality, productivity, and systems-related issues
  • Maintains accurate documentation/ records relative to safety, quality, and productivity for assigned area
  • Follows standard operating procedures, safe operating practices, 5S, standard work and other lean manufacturing principles
  • Keeps area safe, clean and organized
  • Supports a life-long learning environment, enhancing own skills as well as assisting in the development of other team members
  • Must be willing to cross department lines and help the team where needed
  • Performs other related duties as required


Education and Knowledge: 
High school diploma or equivalent experience


0 -1 year previous manufacturing/ production experience.



  • Strong written, oral, and communications skills 
  • Ability to understand and speak basic English 
  • Good math skills
  • Good record keeping skills
  • Coachable
  •  Accurate measurement capability
  •  Must be Dal-Tile certified to operate powered industrial trucks
  • Ability to wear PPE and maintain company safety policies


Physical Demands:

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel;reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, and crouch.
  • The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include depth perception and ability to adjust focus.  
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.



Monday - Friday (2:45p - 11:15p)



$16.25 plus $1.00 shift differential 


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.