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Material Handler II

Company: Mohawk Industries
Location: Chatsworth
Posted on: May 25, 2023

Job Description:

Are you looking for more?

At Mohawk Industries, we're committed to more - more customer solutions, more process improvements, more sustainable manufacturing and more opportunities for our team.

As a Fortune 500, global flooring leader with some of the best-known brands in the industry, Mohawk is a great place to start or develop your career with an emphasis on more of what's important to you. Whether you want to lead more, innovate more, learn more or create more, you can find your more with Mohawk.


  • We are always in search of Difference Makers to help us generate solutions and solve problems so that we can continue flooring the imagination of our customers; while providing value to their lives. We're redefining flooring with products that not only minimize climate impact but also foster beauty and allow people to connect and thrive.
  • If you would like to make a direct impact with a multi-billion dollar Fortune 500 global leader in flooring fashions, while making the world a better place, then we have an exciting opportunity for you!
  • Mohawk Industries is the world's largest flooring company - and we are growing. We are a Fortune 500 company (NYSE: MHK) and our competitive advantages are huge.
  • The Material Handler is responsible for job duties that may include some or all of the following: packaging, labeling, and loading product for delivery to internal departments and/or customers; recording quality and output measures and completing other paperwork.
  • Duties are performed under general supervision following standard work procedures and guidelines.
  • This position performs one or a combination of the following duties:
  • Checks material for defects before beginning the packaging process and weighs finished product to ensure high quality products are delivered to internal departments and/or customers.
  • Collects finished product and pre-packs it at a wrap/banding/bagging station
  • Manually loads packaged material onto pallets, skids, and boxes, and secures material or products for transport to designated areas
  • Pulls and stages materials as required to meet production demands
  • Place sleeve on vacuumed rolls to complete final packaging of product
  • Place proper labeling on packaged carpet pad rolls Operates related production equipment in a safe manner
  • Records quality and output measures, and completes any other necessary paperwork
  • Performs general housekeeping duties to maintain a safe and clean work environment
    • Performs other duties as required


      • High school diploma or GED equivalency preferred.
      • Successful completion of on the job training programs.
      • Successful completion of all required health and environmental safety training.
      • May be required to use PC and other department specific database systems.
      • Reads and writes in standard English and proficient performing basic math calculations such as addition and subtraction.
      • Prior experience in a warehouse or as a general laborer preferred.
      • Must be an effective team member.
      • Good oral and written communication skills to effectively interact with others in the immediate work unit and in related support areas.
      • Ability to follow simple verbal and written instructions.
      • Ability to perform simple mathematical calculations.
      • Working conditions include hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by moving mechanical parts, airborne particles, and noise.
      • Requires standing more than 2/3 of time.

        • Requires regular lifting between 60-80 lbs

          Disclaimer: The information on this description was prepared by Compensation and department management and is designed to indicate the general nature and level of the work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

          Mohawk Industries is a leading global flooring manufacturer that creates products to enhance residential and commercial spaces around the world. Mohawk's vertically integrated manufacturing and distribution processes provide competitive advantages in the production of carpet, rugs, ceramic tile, laminate, wood, stone and vinyl flooring. Our industry-leading innovation has yielded products and technologies that differentiate our brands in the marketplace and satisfy all remodeling and new construction requirements. Our brands are among the most recognized in the industry and include American Olean, Daltile, Durkan, IVC, Karastan, Marazzi, Mohawk, Mohawk Home, Pergo, and Quick-Step. During the past decade, Mohawk has transformed its business from an American carpet manufacturer into the world's largest flooring company with operations in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Europe, India, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Russia and the United States.

          Mohawk Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran committed to an inclusive workplace and a proud Drugs Don't Work participant.

Keywords: Mohawk Industries, Chattanooga , Material Handler II, Professions , Chatsworth, Tennessee

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