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Shaw Industries Inc Plant HW Machining | Profiler | Shift 3 in S Pittsburg, Tennessee

Job Title

Plant HW Machining | Profiler | Shift 3

Position Overview

Position Objective: To run the Profile lines efficient and safe with the maximum amount of production and a minimal amount of off-quality. Position will also be an expert and resource for the machining line.

Essential Duties:

  1. Set-up of profile and cutting equipment.

  2. Making machine/process adjustments on line and on computer.

  3. Following specific instructions on each order.

  4. Achieving set quality standards.

  5. Monitoring parameters such as speed.

  6. Visual inspections of products for defects and grading.

  7. Completing quality tasks.

  8. Performing quality checks on profiled product by assembling.

Perform additional layup with material from both lines once original layup has been completed.

i. Mixture of planks from both lines together should ensure proper profile has been achieved.
  1. Operating eye precision measuring machine.

  2. Perform pre-profile checks.

  3. Troubleshoot line after PM’s or after equipment replacement

    · Test line in automatic mode for any malfunctions.

    · Report findings immediately.

    · Report quality, production, and equipment concerns to Supervisor or Lead.

  4. Expert for all positions on the machining line.

  5. Willing to be an On the Job Trainer (OJT)

  6. Fourth (4th) profiler will be responsible for:

    · Helping to putty as needed

    · Any other task assigned by the supervisor or lead

  7. Profiler is required to make sure the production paperwork is filled out properly.

Non-Essential Duties:

  1. Must be a team player

  2. Take an active role in committees.

  3. Must be able to read and analyze charts and graphs.

  4. Must have the ability to be cross trained for other jobs.

Physical Requirements:

  1. Must be able to bend, squat, and stoop several times a day.

  2. Must be able to stand for 8 – 12 hours a day.

  3. Must be able to climb stairs several times throughout the day.

  4. Must be able to assist in lifting up to 75 lbs. several times a day.

  5. Must be able to lift 35-50 lbs. on a regular basis throughout the day.

  6. Must be able to handle the stress of meeting goals and production requirements.

  7. Must be able to visualize defects in the product.

Other Requirements:

  1. Basic reading, writing, and math ability.

  2. Must be able to operate a lift truck once trained.

  3. Must be capable of being trained on current computer systems and software.

Training Requirements:

  1. On the job training

  2. Must have all OSHA, SAFE, SMS, and plant specific training.

  3. Lift Truck training

Tool, Equipment, & Material Requirements:

  1. Safety Glasses

  2. PPE listed on JHA

Safety & Security Requirements:

  1. Must comply with all required OSHA, SAFE, and plant specific safety rules and regulations.

  2. Refer to the Plant JHA (Job Hazard Analysis) for this job for the prevention of accidents.

Work Shift

8 Hr non-rotating shift, Hrs fall to out-punch day, Observed Calendar, shift starts PM

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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