Dal-Tile R & D ENGINEER in Dallas, Texas
Join the largest manufacturer of tile and natural stone in the United States and watch your career stand out with Dal-Tile, a subsidiary of Mohawk Industries.
Our close-knit team of dedicated professionals has made us the success we are today. In exchange for their hard work, we support our people with a family-friendly work environment, a commitment to promoting from within, unique benefits that go beyond just medical and dental, and a belief that every employee deserves a productive life outside of work. If this sounds outstanding to you, take the first step forward and explore a career with Dal-Tile.
This position will oversee the operation of a pilot production process; assist in scaling up from pilot to full production line; and support the manufacturing team with training, quality control and troubleshooting.
Quickly undergo training on new innovative pilot process.
Manage the pilot production line in a supervisory role.
Assist in developing quality control tools and mechanisms over and above existing methods.
Troubleshoot any production or process related issues and find solutions.
Assist in scaling up from pilot process to full production process.
Perform physical and analytical testing using standard test equipment as necessary.
Assist in developing new test methods where applicable.
Work with, assist and support manufacturing group with new full-scale production process.
Manage and train operators on the production line.
Assist in preparing SOPs and JHAs.
Work in a team environment within R&D department, and interface with engineering and manufacturing groups within the company.
Perform other related duties as required.
Position may require relocating to one of our other facilities within a couple of years.
Education & Knowledge:
B.S. degree in Materials Science & Engineering/Mechanical Engineering/Chemical Engineering or related disciplines required.
Background in process control, quality control is necessary.
Six sigma Lean Manufacturing skills/training desired.
Up to 3 years’ experience working in industrial R&D or manufacturing setting is desired.
Experience with pilot or production process control, troubleshooting, SOPs, quality control highly desired.
Must be able to perform hands-on work in a high-pressure environment.
Must be able to manage temp or full-time operators.
Must have a mechanical aptitude, sound analytical skills, attention to details, strong problem-solving skills and a demonstrated high level of creativity.
Must have excellent communication skills, a strong sense of urgency and be able to work under supervision, and in a team environment.
We offer competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, career opportunities, and an environment of creativity and growth. Company Match on 401k
Employee Purchase Discount
Dal-Tile is a proud supporter of our U.S. military, veterans and their families - Thank You for Your Service!
Active military, transitioning service members and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.
Mohawk Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran committed to an inclusive workplace and a proud Drugs Don’t Work participant.
Req Id: 23406