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Requisition ID:  72418

Machine Operator I Chehalis WA 2nd Shift

Chehalis, Washington, United States, 98532



Are you looking for more?

At Mohawk Industries, we’re committed to more – more customer solutions, more process improvements, more sustainable manufacturing and more opportunities for our team.

As a Fortune 500, global flooring leader with some of the best-known brands in the industry, Mohawk is a great place to start or develop your career with an emphasis on more of what’s important to you. Whether you want to lead more, innovate more, learn more or create more, you can find your more with Mohawk.



What you’ll do:

  • Inspects raw material brought to the seamer to ensure proper specifications are met to produce a high-quality product to deliver to customers.
  • Operates seaming equipment. Monitors quality of carpet pad flowing through the line.
  • Cuts away defective material as needed. Operate computer for padding production program.
  • Maintains adequate amount of work materials and monitors the equipment within the assigned area to ensure and even flow of production through the seaming process.
  • Gains assistance as needed from senior team members or the Supervisor to resolve any unusual issues or situations that may impact the production process.
  • Performs general housekeeping duties to maintain a safe and clean work environment. 
  • Inspects raw material brought to the seamer to ensure proper specifications are met to produce a high-quality product to deliver to customers.


What you have:

  • 18 years of age.
  • Basic computer skills
  • Prior experience in a production environment preferred.
  • Must be an effective team member.
  • Good oral and written communication skills to effectively interact with employees in the immediate unit and in related support roles.
  • Ability to perform simple mathematic calculations.
  • Requires a high degree of mental and visual attention to perform all tasks in a safe manner.
  • Must be able to lift/maneuver approximately 85-100 pounds several times during the shift.
  • Must be able to stand/walk throughout the workday.
  • Able to work in a environment that includes hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by noise, moving mechanical parts, and airborn particles.


Expected base pay rates for the role will be between $15.19 and $17.01 per hour at the commencement of employment. However, base pay if hired will be determined on an individualized basis and is only part of the compensation package, which depending on the position, may also include commission earnings, incentive compensation, discretionary bonuses, other short and long-term incentive packages, and other company sponsored benefit programs.




Mohawk Industries is a leading global flooring manufacturer that creates products to enhance residential and commercial spaces around the world. Mohawk’s vertically integrated manufacturing and distribution processes provide competitive advantages in the production of carpet, rugs, ceramic tile, laminate, wood, stone and vinyl flooring. Our industry-leading innovation has yielded products and technologies that differentiate our brands in the marketplace and satisfy all remodeling and new construction requirements. Our brands are among the most recognized in the industry and include American Olean, Daltile, Durkan, IVC, Karastan, Marazzi, Mohawk, Mohawk Home, Pergo, and Quick-Step. During the past decade, Mohawk has transformed its business from an American carpet manufacturer into the world’s largest flooring company with operations in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Europe, India, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Russia and the United States.


Mohawk Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran committed to an inclusive workplace and a proud Drugs Don’t Work participant.

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