Mohawk Industries is the 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, Bigelow, Daltile, Durkan, Karastan, Lees, Marazzi, Mohawk, Pergo, Unilin, Quick-Step and IVC. 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 committed to an inclusive workplace and a proud Drugs Don’t Work participant.
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Investigates, develops and performs physical and analytical analysis for regulatory requirements, product development support, root cause investigation for carpet claims and manufacturing technical assistance. Will make final judgements when physical or analytical testing procedures are employed. Evaluates new lab products and procedures, trains Senior Lab Techs. Represent Mohawk with external labs and technical associations.
Ability to approach unusual situations with ease while identifying a range of solutions. Understands long-term trends and implications of alternative approaches. Able to select appropriate analytical/physical technique to resolve business questions.
Demonstrated oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills to effectively interact with employees at all levels of the organization and other internal and external business contacts.
Ability to perform normal physical effort working intermittently with light and/or medium weight materials.
Proficient using a PC to include Microsoft Office and other department specific hardware and software.
Advanced Concepts / Patents: Maintains knowledge of emerging technologies, practices, and products in the marketplace, which may affect the organization’s core businesses or result in improved laboratory practices.
Work environment usually includes hazardous conditions caused by noise, moving parts, airborne particles and other conditions associated with high-traffic production floor. Must be able to walk or stand for extended periods of time and may require stooping, kneeling, or occasional lifting. Work requires close visual attention with ability to identify and distinguish color and depth.