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INK JET TECHNICIAN

Date: Sep 11, 2021

Location: USA Sunnyvale TX Clay Rd (L051, Texas, United States, 75182

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.

 

 

Primary Objective:

Ink Jet Tech is the primary resource trouble shooting ink printers, driving preventative and proactive maintenance, working with international vendors and interacting with the graphics dept. to adjust images and print quality of the digital printers.

 

Major Functions & Scope:

 •Helps to maintain a safe, healthy and organized working environment for all areas.

• Ensures all safety protocols are adhered too.

• Follows the Quality Management System, which is certified to ISO 9001:2008 for operations.

• Maintain proper shutdown, startup, and operational procedures

• Troubleshoot and maintain complex electrical, electronics, communication, analyzing error message, and error simulation

• Understand and maintain ink pressure systems (meniscus, purge, printer)

• Troubleshoot and maintain complex pneumatic systems

• Mechanical dexterity and advance proficiency with tools

• Disassemble and properly reassemble complex and precise mechanical assemblies (relating to printer quality)

• Strong proficiency with PC operating systems – Windows, MAC, and Linux based systems

• Understand all aspects of the printer workflow – color balance, droplet size, load and print images, modify images

• Troubleshoot, change, and align print heads

• Identify and correct common digital printer quality defects

• Maintain service records of equipment

• Drive continuous improvement by developing engineering solutions that optimize all phases of the production process

• Analyze production and material failures to ensure corrective and preventive actions are developed that improves safety, quality and production reflecting best practices

• Performs other related duties as required. 

Education & Knowledge:

Requires a high school diploma or equivalent. Requires knowledge of safety policy and procedures. Ability to read/write English. Basic computer literacy. Strong knowledge of glaze line and quality standards, and overall ceramic manufacturing.

 

Experience:

3 or more years manufacturing experience. Requires experience in Inkjet machine in the ceramic tile industry with a strong background in machine effectiveness.

Competencies:

Core competencies include strong communication and listening skills, leadership skills, organizational skills, conflict resolution skills, and ability to analyze, plan and schedule.

 

Other Pertinent 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 50 to 100 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 may be exposed to the risk of electrical shock or vibration.  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.  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.