Operator-SDT2 - Extrusion - Plant 8T - (Plant 8T) A Shift
Shaw Industries - Central, SC

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Position Objective To operate the Spin Draw Texturing (SDT) machines, which includes doffing, labeling, and inspecting yarn along with cleaning and restringing points as they break. Disposition of off-quality yarn and housekeeping are required as well. Responsibilities
      Considering job knowledge, job environment, effort, manipulative skill, judgment, safety knowledge and responsibility'

      Keep winders doffed, ensuring proper identification of the yarn and following packing and inspecting procedures.'

      Doff 40 to 50 packages per hour from a cradle located 19 inches above the floor. Secure doff labels from overhead label containers and reach to cut yarn into air gun from the top aspirator.'

      Must push pin trucks full of yarn and boxes of yarn on wheels, over mostly smooth concrete floors.

      Disposition of break packages and off-quality yarn.

      Clean points and restring as necessary.'

      Patrol points, checking thread paths and checking for crossover or undrawn filaments.'

      Keep work area clean and free of fly waste'

      Weigh packages and record weight/doff number per schedule.'

      Prepare corrugated cardboard as needed.'

      Remove full waste boxes and replace with empty boxes with correct number of layer pads.'

      Miscellaneous assignments from shift or day supervisor.'

      Provide relief in Extrusion spinning area.Provide relief in Extrusion SDT1 area.'

      Provide relief as Extrusion Technician II (SPO or Control Room).


      Sit, stand, or walk for 12 hours.

      Bend, stoop, squat, lift, carry and reach frequently.

      Frequently lift no more than 20 lbs without assistance.

      Able to exert 50 lbs of force pushing and pulling.

      Prior manufacturing experience preferred.

      Ability to learn/memorize a control panel.

      Good interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills.

      Requires basic reading, writing and math skills.

      Able to work holidays, weekends and overtime as required.

      Complies with all company policies and SQS procedures.

      Willing to be “called in” to work and work various hours on any shift as needed including holidays.

      Performs duties as assigned by Supervisor.

      Follows weekly work schedule unless otherwise directed by Supervision.

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      Shaw Industries, Inc. designs and manufactures approximately 1,800 styles of tufted and woven carpet for residential and commercial use...