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Shaw Industries Inc Cabling/Twisting Operator (2nd & 3rd Shift) in Lafayette, Georgia

Job Title

Cabling/Twisting Operator (2nd & 3rd Shift)

Position Overview

. Position Description: To safely and efficiently run a cabling machine producing a quality product Essential Functions: ♦ Keep cabling machine running by creeling and doffing when needed ♦ Regularly patrol machine to check for ends down and other problems ♦ Inspect yarn to ensure good quality ♦ Control of non-conformance yarn ♦ Packing and labeling non-heatset yarn ♦ Prevention of yarn contamination ♦ Report broken spindles by using “Out of Service/Fixer Tags” ♦ Must adhere to the corporate attendance policy and work schedule, i.e. starting and stopping times, and where applicable, rotating days Non – Essential Functions: ♦ Practice good housekeeping as needed throughout the department ♦ Communicate with Supervisors, Relief Supervisors, and material handlers ♦ Changing yarn and rewinding yarn Physical Requirements: ♦ Ability to push and maneuver loaded buggies weighing as much as 1000 lbs ♦ Ability to walk and stand for a continuous amount of time throughout a work shift ♦ Must be able to reach overhead to grasp and pull down creel ♦ Must be able to lift to 17 lbs overhead several times a shift to creel machines ♦ Must be able to push and lift yarn packages weighing up to 20 lbs several times a shift to doff machine and remove packages from machine ♦ Possibility of pushing or pulling up to 30 lbs (spring assisted) into place Tools, Equipment, and material requirements: ♦ Safety and Production Equipment ♦ Computer, keyboard, monitor, and printer

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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