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Shaw Industries Inc Twisting Operator D Shift (Night shift) in Thomson, Georgia

Job Title

Twisting Operator D Shift (Night shift)

Position Overview

To operate the Twisters in the Twisting Department.

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

1. Comply with procedures found in job requirement book. 2. Perform all job duties using safe work methods. 3. Comply with Corporate Absenteeism and Tardiness Policy. 4. Work normally scheduled days adhering to starting and stopping times. Work overtime as required. 5. Comply with all environmental procedures and programs. 6. Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor. 7. Be in break room ten (10) minutes before your scheduled shift for shift meeting. 8. Inspect packages for defects. 9. Doff twisted packages. 10. Doffing procedure for three-ply product. 11. Troubleshooting checklist. 12. Packout procedure for non-heatset yarn. 13. Creeling procedure. 14. Repairing ends down. 15. Housekeeping. 16. Perform yarn changes. 17. Quality patrols. 18. Maintaining yarn tension. 19. Making a tail. 20. Repair ticket procedure. 21. Waste prevention procedure. 22. Yarn inspection procedure. 23. Follow break scheduled as noted on doff schedule (GPF5013 (http://hqms/doc.asp?dn=22-GPF5013) ). 24. Ensure minimum lag time has been met on Thomson Extruded Yarns (GP5126 (http://hqms/doc.asp?dn=22-GP5126) ).
  1. Follow Splicing Procedure (GP6132 (http://hqms/doc.asp?dn=22-GP6132) ).

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

1. Assist other twisting department personnel as needed.

Physical Requirements:

1. Ability to sit, stand, or walk for twelve (12) hours. 2. Ability to bend, stoop, squat, lift, carry, and reach occasionally. 3. Ability to lift packages weighing up to twenty-five (25) pounds occasionally. 4. Ability to distinguish between colors. 5. Ability to reach safely to a height of 71 inches in a creel without placing excessive ergonomic strain on the body. 6. Must have ability to push a buggy up to 35 lbs with force.

Other Requirements:

1. High school education or its equivalent preferred. 2. Must possess good interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills. 3. Actively participates in the Quality P.R.I.D.E. Process. 4. Must be able to work holidays, weekends, and overtime as required.

Training Requirements:

1. Must complete orientation training session. 2. Must complete job requirements training as defined in the training procedures. 3. Must complete EQA/Pride Training. 4. Must complete Quality System Training. 5. Must complete MSDS/Chemical Right To Know Training. 6. Must complete Diversity Training.

Tools, Equipment, & Material Requirements:

1. Responsible for safety equipment issued including safety glasses, earplugs, and hairnets. 2. Responsible for materials and supplies issued. 3. Responsible for equipment necessary to perform assigned tasks.

Safety & Security Requirements:

1. Must maintain a safe and clean work area at all times. 2. Must report any unsafe conditions to supervision. 3. Must report all accidents no matter how slight to supervision immediately. 4. Must wear personal protective equipment at all times while in the designated areas. 5. Must comply with all plant and department safety rules and regulations.

Work Shift

12 hours, 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 www.shawinc.com .

If you need any additional assistance or accommodation or have questions, please contact us at shaw.recruiting@shawinc.com

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