Dal-Tile LAB TECHNICIAN w/MINING EMPHASIS in Fayette, Alabama
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.
Plans and oversees drilling of the clay pits and collects samples.
Processes samples collected during drilling including the pressing of disks.
Plans mining campaign based on analysis of drill samples.
Monitors the lifting of clay and stockpiling.
Oversees drilling of the stockpile and collects samples.
Processes stockpile samples including extrusion of lab bars.
Fires lab bars in the Lab kiln.
Inventories Clays weekly.
Coordinates the hauling of clays to maintain inventory.
Performs quality control tests of raw materials.
Inspects finished tile for thickness, size, color, etc., and compares finished tile to product samples to ensure ISO quality standards are met.
Ensures proper working conditions of kilns and dryers to meet ISO quality standards.
Performs daily quality control tests including, but not limited to: absorption, warping, moisture, sizing, flashing, shading, etc.
Documents inspection results.
Monitors processes and reports problems to supervisor.
Follows ISO operating procedures.
Performs other related duties as required.
We offer competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, career opportunities, and an environment of creativity and growth. Examples include: Company Match on 401k, Employee Purchase Discount, and Tuition Reimbursement.
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: 28114