Dal-Tile TECHNICAL MANAGER in Dickson, Tennessee
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.
Evaluates new process technologies and advises Production Manager on technical operations.
Ensures corrective measures are taken to maintain product quality standards.
Supervises process improvement research and new product introduction and monitors the research of new materials to improve processes and reduce costs.
Directs Quality Control audits and coordinates corrective actions when audits reveal operations outside control plan specifications.
Oversees body and glaze formulations for the process.
Ensures we have necessary materials to accommodate forecasted production schedule.
Assist as necessary with production scheduling.
Assist as necessary with the color change process.
Resolves technical problems with regards to shade variations, glaze defects, application problems and other problems as needed.
Establishes standards and assists Production Manager with process improvements with success measured by process reliability.
Coordinates and oversees necessary training identified in technical areas using internal and external resources.
Serves as liaison between R&D / Marketing / Production regarding new product start-ups.
Researches and reconciles customer issues regarding manufactured products.
Establishes calibration of plant technical quality control equipment.
Ensures safe and healthy working conditions and ensures an organized work environment.
Establishes, maintains, and analyzes budgets, records, and other controls to keep costs at a minimum consistent with operations.
Coaches and reviews performance of direct reports.
Requires a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience with knowledge of ceramic industry.
10 years working in Ceramic related industry, specifically around glaze material. 3-5 years supervisory/operations experience. Strong technical background in the tile/ceramic industry and previous quality control experience.
Core competencies include strong communications skills, organization, data analysis and interpretation, and ability to prioritize. Ability to train, coach and problem solve. Good computer skills in word processing, spreadsheets and databases.
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: 26517