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Shaw Industries Inc Heatset Operator C Shift (Night shift) in Thomson, Georgia

Job Title

Heatset Operator C Shift (Night shift)

Position Overview

To operate the Superba machines (Creel assignment, Winder assignment and/or Relief Assignment).

Essential Duties (considering job knowledge, job environment, effort, manipulative skill, judgment, safety knowledge, and responsibility):

Complies with procedures found in Job Requirement Book. Performs all job duties using safe work methods. Complies with Corporate Absenteeism and Tardiness Policy. Works normally scheduled days adhering to starting and stopping times. Works overtime as required. Comply with all environmental procedures and programs. Other duties as assigned by Supervisor.

Creel Assignment:

Check to ensure the correct paperwork is on the tunnel. Perform creeler operator checks. Creel in packages. Inspect Yarn for Quality Defects. Perform lot changes. Housekeeping duties for creel area Blow whistles for operator and/or technician assistance. Respond to out of spec conditions

Winder Assignment:

Communicate between Operators. Patrol Assignment. Properly obtain tubes. Maintain labels. Perform Winder Operator checks. Inspecting and Packing Out (RQ5263 (http://hqms/doc.asp?dn=22-RQ5263) ). Perform doff work. Repair breaks as necessary. Perform housekeeping duties. Blow whistles for operator assistance or technician assistance. Respond to out of spec conditions.

Relief Assignment:

Communicate with Supervisor at shift changes. Confirm accuracy of Heatset Line-Up Sheet (Schedule). Relieve operators at scheduled break times Perform housekeeping duties. Gather and organize all paperwork and give to the Supervisor. Blow whistles for operator assistance or technician assistance. Respond to out of spec conditions.

Non-Essential Duties (considering job knowledge, job environment, effort, manipulative skill, judgment, safety knowledge, and responsibility):

1. Assists other Heatset department personnel as needed.

Physical Requirements:

Ability to sit, stand, or walk for twelve (12) hours. Ability to bend, stoop, squat, climb up and down steps (Catwalk), lift, carry, and reach occasionally. Ability to lift packages weighing up to twenty-five (25) pounds occasionally. Ability to distinguish between colors. Ability to reach 82 inches.

Other Requirements:

High school education or its equivalent preferred. Must possess good interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills. Actively participates in the Quality P.R.I.D.E. Process. Must be able to work holidays, weekends, and overtime as required.

Training Requirements:

Must complete orientation training session. Must complete job requirements training as defined in the training procedures. Must complete EQA/Pride Training. Must complete Quality System Training. Must complete MSDS/Chemical Right To Know Training. Must complete Diversity Training.

Tools, Equipment, & Material Requirements:

Responsible for safety equipment issued including safety glasses and earplugs. Responsible for materials and supplies issued. Responsible for equipment necessary to perform assigned tasks.

Safety & Security Requirements:

Must maintain a safe and clean work area at all times. Must report any unsafe conditions to supervision. Must report all accidents no matter how slight to supervision immediately. Must wear personal protective equipment at all times while in the designated areas. Must comply with all plant and department safety rules and regulations.


Work Shift

12 hours, day 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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