Dal-Tile MINE SUPERVISOR in Van Horn, 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.


Mine Engineering

  • Ensuring a high level of leadership in safety standards and procedures that meet local rules and regulation

  • Executing mine production plans in a safe and cost-effective manner to ensure targeted quantities are consistently delivered

  • Oversees ore control program that involves material testing, planning and stockpiling of ore that will satisfy production and quality control requirements

  • Engineers, maintains, and ensures compliance with mine plans which represent short term (1-2 years) and long term (2-5 years)

  • Ensures that all operational components of mine planning are in place, including life of mine waste rock and overburden storage, groundwater monitoring, and surface water monitoring and management.

  • Assists with determination of methods to extract minerals, considering factors such as safety, operational costs, deposit characteristics, surrounding strata, overburden depth, road access and haulage distance.

  • Assists with analysis of labor requirements, equipment needs, and operational costs to compute and prepare annual budget reports. Prepares reports as directed.

  • Designs, implements, and monitors facility projects, such as water and power supply, drainage, conveyor systems, and material crushing and sizing.

Pit Operations Supervisor

  • Schedule work of the team and motivates workforce to accomplish both location and company objectives

  • Administer and communicate company policies and operating procedures to promote an effective team

  • Confers with operations, maintenance, and mine manager, as appropriate, to resolve problems affecting operations.

  • Coach and/or hold employees accountable when requirements are not being met

  • Conduct performance evaluations for direct reports, which focus on the real contributions each person has made or improvement opportunities identified.

  • Experience with heavy mining equipment maintenance and perform root cause analysis when issues are identified

  • May participate in the full range of daily operational duties, performing the most difficult task

  • Consult with the team and seek contributions from the team members.

  • Inspects and evaluates work in progress, identifies any problem areas, and may direct remedial action

  • Prepares estimates of materials and equipment requirements for projected work activities

  • Maintains an inventory of parts and accurate production records

  • Review and supply resources necessary to complete work.

  • Understand the relationship between operations and maintenance and strive to continuously improve.

  • Supervise all Pit Operations and Pit Maintenance employees

  • Conduct in incident investigations in a thorough and timely manner

  • Responsible for directing work of outside contractors/vendors

  • Performs other duties as required

Education & Knowledge:

  • High School Diploma or GED and five (5) years of related operational experience, including supervisory or lead experience. Additional certifications or licensure appropriate to the job may be required.


  • 5 - 10 years working in a mine environment at a supervisory level. Skilled in resolving day-to-day questions/problems regarding equipment, materials, methods and procedures needed to complete projects.

Core Competencies:

  • Strong communications skills

  • Ability to delegate, and ability to organize, analyze and interpret data

  • Ability to plan, schedule, relate ideas and coordinate priorities

  • Ability to train, motivate, and coach employees

  • Good computer skills in word processing and spreadsheets

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

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 committed to an inclusive workplace and a proud Drugs Don’t Work participant (EEO/AA M/F/D/V).

Req Id: 18469