Shaw Industries Inc Machine-Operators - Night Shift - Heat Set - Plant 10 - Decatur,TN in Decatur, Tennessee

Job Description

Shaw Industries, Inc., is a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, Inc., with more than $4.8 billion (USD) in annual sales. We are the world’s largest carpet manufacturer and a leading floor covering provider. We supply carpet, hardwood, laminate, resilient, tile and stone flooring products and synthetic turf to residential and commercial markets worldwide. Headquartered in Dalton, Georgia, our 22,000 associates are located throughout the US and all over the world. Generally, positions in our facilities require standing or sitting for long periods of time. These positions may require heavy and/or repeated lifting, bending, stooping, reaching overhead or crawling. Specific physical requirements for the job will be discussed during our interview process.

Position Overview

Creel and doff heat set or twisting machine, keep machines running, and produce defect free yarn.


Perform creeling procedures to include threading and tie-in of yarn using a weave knot or air splicer as required. Patrol job and check for breakouts. Perform doffing procedures to include removal of full packages of yarn, stacking on buggies or cases, and replacing with empty cones. Start up ends, repair broken ends and replace ends into machines. Monitor/patrol job, check for off-quality yarn for reprocessing, and check machine creel and winder for correct thread-up. Keep work areas clean and safe. Communicate quality/safety/mechanical problems or concerns to supervisor. Must adhere to company attendance policy.

*Requirements *

Comply with all work safety standards. Attend all required training.

*Preferred *

Manufacturing experience preferred.

Job: *Production

Our Nation’s veterans bring an extraordinary array of skills and training to any position. Shaw actively works to understand how these skills can translate to our job categories. Shaw will consider an applicant’s military service and work experience when determining whether a candidate meets the requirements of a posted job. Shaw values Diversity & Inclusion. We are an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Veterans & Disabled.

Title: Machine-Operators - Night Shift - Heat Set - Plant 10 - Decatur,TN

Location: Tennessee-Decatur

Requisition ID: 74391