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Shaw Industries Inc Airlay Operator - 2nd & 3rd Shift in Dalton, Georgia

Job Title

Airlay Operator - 2nd & 3rd Shift

Position Overview

Currently working 12 Hours 7PM - 7AM (Monday - Friday or Tuesday - Thursday/Friday) Hours and Days will vary depending on production needs.)

Primary Responsibilities:

Remove chokes from airlay, bearings, suction system, belts, looms, and grinders.

Ensure correct blends are being fed to the line for processing.

Identify and communicate quality or mechanical problems.

Perform weight and thickness checks.

Enter information into Computer.

Clean equipment as many times as necessary per shift.

Complete production reports.

Enter roll information into system.

Responsible for building and repairing needleboards.

Empty the dust bags as many times as needed.

Other Duties (not used by recruiting but maybe necessary for Compensation):

Assist technicians and mechanics in performing maintenance and minor repairs as needed. Participate in process improvement projects and meetings.

Assist with other duties assigned by supervisor.

Maintain a clean work area.

Preferred Skills:

Experience in manufacturing Computer skills preferred with the ability to use internet in order to access specs, setups, SOP’s, and to make tickets and enter production.

Work Shift

8 hour, night shift

Shaw is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination, harassment, and retaliation. It is our policy to recruit, hire, train, and promote individuals in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, gender identity, or any other legally protected status.

As we continue to monitor the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus), we might determine the need to postpone in-person interviews to ensure the health and safety of our associates, candidates, and the community. In this case, we can accommodate with a phone or video interview, and will schedule an in-person interview for a later date. The method by which you interview does not impact your standing as a candidate for this position.

Shaw Industries Group, Inc. is more than a flooring company – we are 22,000 people united in our vision of creating a better future for our customers, for our people, for our community and for our company. We provide carpet, resilient, hardwood, tile & stone, laminate, synthetic turf and other specialty items for residential and commercial markets worldwide. We meet diverse customer needs through an expansive portfolio of brands, including: Anderson Tuftex, COREtec, Patcraft, Philadelphia Commercial, Shaw Contract, Shaw Floors, Shaw Hospitality, Shaw Sports Turf, Southwest Greens, USFloors and more.

Headquartered in Dalton, Georgia, Shaw is a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway with nearly $6 billion in annual revenue and representation throughout the U.S., as well as in Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, France, Great Britain, India, Mexico, Scotland, Singapore and the United Arab Emirates. For more information about our company brands, operations and community involvement, visit

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