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Shaw Industries Inc SewOn Operator - 3rd Shift in Dalton, Georgia

Job Title

SewOn Operator - 3rd Shift

Position Overview

The person in this role will sew greige rolls together to maintain a continuous feed of greige for a continuous line

Position ResponsibilitiesVerify MO# using roll ticket, water tag, setup sheet, and in VAX computer and in CIM Sew.Notify Inspector of any changes to the setup sheet or roll.Place color change markers at beginning of color changes as instructed.Send ticket to Inspector.Notify Utility/Relief as needed for sewing thread.Check lint bags as needed.Check both sewing machines to ensure that they are in good working order.Notify Supervisor or Dye Tech II (Lead) if any hold stickers are found, except for reworks.Sew in new rolls as needed to maintain proper amount in J-box.Reverse some rolls before sewing them and maintain proper amount in J-box.Visually inspect rolls for defects as they run into the J-box. Notify Supervisor or Dye Tech as needed for defects.Use appropriate header/leader when changing width or speed.Use transition pieces for changeovers as much as possible.Place Sew-on thread cones in bin as needed. Notify Supervisor when bin is full.

Work Shift

12 hours, night shift

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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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