Mohawk Industries Printer Coater Operator in Garner, North Carolina


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The Printer/Coater Operator is responsible for the set-up, and operation of the Printer and Coater. This is a second shift position with hours from 2 PM - 10:30 PM.

  • Operate Printer/Coater equipment and assist as directed.

  • Understands and complies with position related safety SOP’s and work instructions, especially for Lockout/Tagout, Chemical Handling, Machine Guarding, Housekeeping, and Personal Protective Equipment.

  • Analyze types of mechanical or operational troubles; plan for and take corrective action to maintain quality and equipment performance.

  • Make changeovers or conversions by setting up assigned equipment for change in material, size or product.

  • Check, test and measure product for quality specifications. Examine for visual defects.

  • Operate, repair, clean, lubricate equipment as required to maintain production.

  • Examine, test and measure product from assigned equipment for quality specifications, using appropriate gauges and instruments and record date.

  • Perform Preventative Maintenance inspection of assigned equipment, report findings and take appropriate action. Perform maintenance work orders as required.

  • Notify supervisor of any incidences of recurring equipment malfunctions and corrective action taken and of any poor quality material or supplies noted.


  • HS Diploma or GED equivalent required.

  • Previous experience in a fast-paced automated manufacturing facility.

  • Previous printing/coating experience preferred.

  • Experience with quality testing and inspections in a production environment.

  • Familiar with proper handling of chemicals/solvents.


  • Mechanically inclined.

  • Ability to troubleshoot and problem solve.

  • Basic computer skills.

  • Detail oriented with the ability to differentiate colors in a pattern.

  • Safety Ownership.

About Mohawk

Job ID 2018-39924

FLSA Status Hourly

Company Mohawk Laminate & Hardwood Flooring Plant