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Mohawk Industries, Inc.

LAB TECHNICIAN w/MINING EMPHASIS

Post Date:May 06, 2020Type:Full-Time
Start Date:5/6/2020Salary:
Location:US-AL-Fayette Job Reference:28114
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Job Description:

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.

  • Plans and oversees drilling of the clay pits and collects samples. 
  • Processes samples collected during drilling including the pressing of disks.
  • Plans mining campaign based on analysis of drill samples.
  • Monitors the lifting of clay and stockpiling.
  • Oversees drilling of the stockpile and collects samples.
  • Processes stockpile samples including extrusion of lab bars.
  • Fires lab bars in the Lab kiln.
  • Inventories Clays weekly.
  • Coordinates the hauling of clays to maintain inventory.
  • Performs quality control tests of raw materials.
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  • Inspects finished tile for thickness, size, color, etc., and compares finished tile to product samples to ensure ISO quality standards are met.
  • Ensures proper working conditions of kilns and dryers to meet ISO quality standards.
  • Performs daily quality control tests including, but not limited to: absorption, warping, moisture, sizing, flashing, shading, etc.
  • Documents inspection results.
  • Monitors processes and reports problems to supervisor.
  • Follows ISO operating procedures.

Performs other related duties as required.

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.





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