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Requisition ID:  58629

Lead Electro Mechanical Technician



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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.



Lead Electro Mechanical Technician (Lead EMT)




The Lead EMT position provides leadership to safely direct and coordinate our team of Electro Mechanical Technicians in performing various reactive and preventative maintenance on production equipment.




  • Is committed to the Stop and THINK mental and Safety Challenge models and complies with all safety rules, procedures and programs. Identifies, advises and implements safety improvements.
  • Knowledge of production equipment processes and operations to aid in machine troubleshooting and operation support.
  • Leads team of individuals to support maintenance of facility
  • Performs maintenance functions and optimization projects on high precision manufacturing and handling equipment including process chillers and dust handling systems.
  • Identifies warning signs of impending equipment failure.
  • Uses experience to identify and implement improvements.
  • Services, repairs, adjusts and tests machines, devices and equipment. Assists other departments with preventative maintenance tasks.
  • Performs troubleshooting for electrical problems with single phase and 3 phase motors, wiring and controls.
  • Collaborates with team in the repair or removal of machines, machine parts, or equipment.
  • Uses experience and creativity to fix or repair machinery breakdowns to minimize downtime.
  • Be willing to work at heights and climb as needed.
  • Performs other tasks and duties as assigned.



  • High School Diploma or equivalent experience
  • Associates Degree in Electronics preferred
  • 5+ years extensive experience in maintenance of a manufacturing environment
  • Experience with hydraulics, pneumatics and associated controls
  • Experience troubleshooting complex problems using schematics and computer resources




  • Basic experience with PLC’s, VFD’s and computers
  • Ability to work with automation, production, and computer systems
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Welding and Fabrication skills related to the modification of existing equipment, machinist experience preferred.
  • Ability to read and comprehend mechanical and electrical drawings/diagrams
  • Above average math skills
  • Good communication across all levels of the organization
  • Good organizational, communication and personal skills
  • Ability to work both independently and with a team
  • Experience with plumbing, pumps, bearings, pulleys, belts, chains, gearboxes, bushings, and the installation and maintenance of those devices
  • Understand basic high/low level voltage
  • Preventive maintenance on highly automated machinery (packaging machinery, handling equipment, etc.)



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: Greensboro

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