Shaw Floors Jobs

Mobile Shaw Logo

Job Information

Shaw Industries Inc Plant WD | Machine Operator | 2nd & 3rd Shift in Dalton, Georgia

Job Title

Plant WD | Machine Operator | 2nd & 3rd Shift

Position Overview

This person may creel, operate a creeler, operate a tufting machine, or any other machinery as assigned by the supervisor or lead.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Hang new lot numbers on each creel.

  • Strip, cut back and double or spot double creels.

  • Air splice or tie packages of yarn together.

  • Cap bad tubes when necessary.

  • Blow back yarn when necessary.

  • Properly complete R.T.I. labels.

  • Construct boxes for yarn.

  • Maintain recyclable material (cardboard, plastic, paper, etc.).

  • General housekeeping to maintain a clean and safe work environment.

  • Assist floor supervisors as needed with any additional duties

    Position Expectations

  • Must be able to work in industrial environment with elevated noise levels, dust, dirt, humidity and temperature variations.

  • Must be able to work well under pressure with the ability to meet deadlines.

  • Must be able to comply with all plant policies.

  • Must be able to perform tasks quickly and safely.

  • Must be able to meet departmental work standards in the areas of hanging, splicing, and stripping.

Work Shift

8 hour, evening 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 .

If you need any additional assistance or accommodation or have questions, please contact us at