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Shaw Industries Inc Quality Technician | D Shift | 8 PM to 8 AM in Decatur, Tennessee

Job Title

Quality Technician | D Shift | 8 PM to 8 AM

Position Overview

Position Objective:

To perform the required tests and maintain supporting data for the tests in the Quality Department.

Essential Duties

(Considering job knowledge, job environment, effort, manipulative skill, judgment, safety knowledge and responsibility):

Dye tails according to work procedures

Fill dye jars daily

Perform heat set audit daily

Follow recall procedures with nonconformances

Send findings & observations (via e-mail) to distribution

Perform checklist audit of process spec book monthly

General office duties

Perform SYR according to work procedures when required

Perform weekly moisture checks on all styles running

Perform weekly yarn size on all styles running

Attend Safety Meeting Monthly & e-mail minutes

Perform twist checks weekly

Test on nonconformance carpet samples as requested by QA Manager

Fill out hold/release forms as needed

Assist process managers/supervisors with all nonconformances as needed

Must be available to fill in on any shift if the scheduled shift QA Tech is absent. Non-Essential Duties (Considering job knowledge, job environment, effort, manipulative skill, judgment, safety knowledge and responsibility): 1. Perform other duties as required by Shift Supervisor. Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to sit, stand, stoop, and kneel.

  • Must be able to lift 15 lbs occasionally

  • Close vision is required

  • Must be able to work 12 hour shifts either day or night, weekdays or weekends as scheduled if needed.

    Requirements: High school diploma or General Education Degree (GED) Heat Set or Twisting experience preferred. Other Requirements

  • Manual dexterity and problem solving abilities

  • Communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed written or oral instructions.

  • Ability to deal with problems involving variables in standardizing situations.

  • Work occasionally in normal industrial environment with inherent background noise, dirt, humidity, and temperature variations

  • The employee occasionally works near moving mechanical parts and in precarious places

  • The employee occasionally handles dyes and chemicals

  • Keep area neat and clean and free of safety hazards

Work Shift

12 Hr rotating shift, Hrs fall to in punch day, Act Calendar, shift starts PM, days change only

Shaw Industries is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, gender identity, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, protected veteran status, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state, or local laws.

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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