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Shaw Industries Inc Sr. Operational Excellence Engineer in Dalton, Georgia

Job Title

Sr. Operational Excellence Engineer

Position Overview

Facilitate business improvement as an Enterprise Excellence Engineer within business units and functional areas throughout the company. This includes, but is not limited to, all internal business areas (e.g., Strategic Business Units, Strategic Business Teams, Manufacturing, Distribution, Administration, Research & Development, Logistics, Sales and Marketing) as well as external suppliers and customers.


  • Provide facilitation for strategic business, product and process improvement, Lean Six Sigma technical support, instruction, and/or team & project facilitation utilizing Lean Six Sigma and/or other Enterprise Excellence methodologies.

  • Carry out other assignments related to the implementation, maintenance, and ongoing development of Enterprise Excellence business improvement methods (Strategic Business Unit/Team Business Improvement work process, Business Transformation, Go‐ To ‐Market, Lean Six Sigma, Shingo, other).

  • Support implementation of Enterprise Excellence initiatives relative to new products and/or new businesses (New Business Development, Concept Development, Design for Six Sigma, New Business Integration, other)

  • Assist in the development and deployment of new Enterprise Excellence and related management systems and strategies.

  • Develop and maintain procedures, materials and systems to support Enterprise Excellence business improvement and related management strategies.

  • Provide basic to advanced technical support, capability development and instruction for Enterprise Excellence and related management strategies. Other assignments and/or projects related to Enterprise Excellence responsibilities and functions.

Required Competencies:

  • Influence Others

  • Demonstrate Customer Orientation

  • Facilitate Change

  • Build Trusting Relationships

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or other bachelor’s degree with additional training, experience, and demonstrated capability

  • Engineering, research and development, manufacturing, and quality systems/quality engineering experience is beneficial.

  • Enterprise Excellence Engineers are expected to become certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belts as well as Lean Kaizen Masters internally.

Salary will be determined based on the level of experience of the selected candidate.

Work Shift

8 Hr non-rotating shift, Hrs fall to in punch day, Observed Calendar, shift starts AM

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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