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Industrial Engineer at Shaw Industries, Inc.

Posted in Architecture 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Dalton, Georgia

Job Description:

Position Overview:

Support the operations of the plants through project work and perform IE duties as assigned by Industrial Engineering Manager relating to cost reduction, waste reduction, process improvement, budgets and product costing.


  • Understand the plant POVA with the ability to investigate variances

  • Create, calculate and report departmental metrics

  • Must be able to receive Project Manager Certification

  • Be knowledgeable of all plant processes (manufacturing and support)

  • Manage support staff and/or co-op as assigned

  • Assist plants in creating Cap Ex budgets

  • Help determine the plant's cost reduction goals and develop strategies to attain

  • Assist the Facility Managers on project planning and implementation

  • Participate in the plants operating budget process

  • Help determine and manage improvement opportunities utilizing tools including, but not limited to, Six Sigma, Lean, Work Study, etc.

  • Assist in costing guidelines

  • Assist with systems as needed (development, improvement, or problem resolution)

  • Understanding of accounting functions, such as Absorptions, General Ledger Adjustments, Inventories, Variance Projections, Budgets, etc.

  • Conduct special project analysis and recommendations.

  • Be a leader on the floor - developing relationships, building customer satisfaction, and initiating action with plant associates.

  • Coordinate a response to any Management requests.

Required Competencies:

  • Build Trusting Relationships

  • Demonstrate Good Judgment

  • Execute Action Plan

  • Influence Others

  • Initiate Action

  • Learn Continuously


  • 4 Year Degree.

Work Shift

8 hour, day shift

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