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Requisition ID:  53030

Sr Regional Product Mfg Specialist

 

     Find your more with Mohawk!

 

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

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. Come find your “more” with Mohawk!

DESCRIPTION:

 

Assist with designing and implementing manufacturing processes. Researches and trials new and emerging technologies, dyes, and chemicals to determine optimum utilization in dyeing. Determines parts and tools needed to achieve manufacturing objectives according to product specifications and Company goals. Performs technical reviews on returned claims and performs root cause analysis in problem areas. Works under nominal direction relying on guidelines and experience to perform essential duties of the job. Primary job functions require exercising independent judgment. Assists Dyeing managers in all areas of the operation.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Provide advisory support to personnel in the application of standard manufacturing processes. Must continually monitor and revise processes to generate costs savings while improving quality and efficiency. Ensure that quality functions are incorporated into the process to provide the means of consistently producing quality products.
  • Provide a timely response to manufacturing difficulties, research and interpret PAC information, trouble shoot possible causes and coordinate the activities of maintenance, production personnel, and other available resources to implement cost effective and timely solutions. Anticipate possible problems so corrective action may be taken in advance.
  • Lead product and new process development projects, making recommendations of manufacturing feasibility and evaluating expenditures. Recommend future manufacturing concepts while developing and implementing suitable manufacturing processes in real time.
  • Lead and maintain cost improvement projects, as well as Safety or 5S projects as necessary
  • Represent manufacturing in claims reviews for proper representation of defects
  • Assist with identifying new equipment allocations required for new product implementation. Responsible for researching and implementing any new technologies in the dyeing process.
  • Through quality improvements, increased efficiencies, and advancement technology development, protect the customer both internally and externally.
  • Perform all other duties as required.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred or equivalent experience (4 years) or more with at least 2 years in Dye.
  • Advanced knowledge of dyeing concepts, practices, and procedures.
  • Prefer 10 years manufacturing experience with dyeing experience a plus.

 

COMPETENCIES:

 

  • Ability to present and explain technical information in a way that establishes rapport, persuades others, and gains understanding.
  • Strong analytical skills to perform calculations, interpret, and adapt known methods or operating concepts to new situations within area of specialty. Must be detail oriented.
  • Advanced presentation, oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills to effectively interact with all levels of management, internal, and external business contacts.
  • Ability to anticipate future business needs identifying, analyzing, and resolving business issues through solution-oriented projects in a cross-functional environment.

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

 

Working conditions may range from a fast-paced high traffic production floor to an average office environment.

 

 

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.


Nearest Major Market: Dalton

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