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Requisition ID:  39101

QUALITY CONTROL LAB TECH

 

 

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.

 

 

General Job description:

Quality Technician for production inspection and approval process.

 

 

 

Job duties and responsibilities:

  • Responsible for personal safety and participating in plant safety process.
  • Guarantee that all production runs meet color and quality standards per standard.
  • Provide final product inspections to ensure defects are identified and correctly labeled.
  • Conduct quality control testing for each production run as well as periodic testing for ASTM certifications to include but not limited to indent and residual recovery, weight, color, thickness, squareness, dimensional stability and layer measurement tests.
  • Must follow the policy and procedures for the quality management system to insure the accuracy of inspection and re-inspect processes and make suggestions for improvement.
  • Assist manufacturing to ensure that all startups and quality changes meet quality standards as defined by the production specifications and quality requirements.
  • Maintain a clean and efficient laboratory environment.
  • Keep quality measurement equipment in good working order.
  • Perform periodic final inspection of finished LVT.
  • Communicate quality findings to appropriate manufacturing team members.

 

Essential Skills and Experience:

  • Previous experience with quality systems desired.
  • Must pass the color vision test.
  • Understanding of lean manufacturing and / or six sigma methodologies highly desired.
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Excellent computer skills. (MS Office)
  • Able to work independently in a fast-paced work environment.
  • Strong problem-solving skills.
  • Commitment to company values and safe work practices.

 

Physical Demands and Work Environment:

The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

- Physical demands: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to stand for long periods of time; walk; sit; use hands to handle or feel object, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; balance; stoop; talk; and hear.  The employee must frequently lift and move up to 20 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by the job include color vision, close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

- Work environment:  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is exposed to weather conditions prevalent at the time.  The noise level in the work environment is usually minimal.

 

 

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.