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Shaw Industries Inc Extrusion Lift Truck Operator in Aiken, South Carolina

Job Title

Extrusion Lift Truck Operator

Position Overview


Essential Duties and Responsibilities (considering job knowledge, job environment, effort, manipulative skill, judgment, safety knowledge, and responsibility):

Perform all job duties using safe work methods.

Comply with Corporate Absenteeism and Tardiness Policy.

Work normally scheduled days adhering to starting and stopping times. Works overtime as required.

Ensure adequate supply of packing/packaging material are kept on hand in department.

Properly label, weigh and handle disposition of 1st quality yarn.

Perform other duties as assigned by Department Manager.

Perform duties as assigned by supervisor.

Responsible for baling waste.

Communicate regularly with the Lead person when on duty.

Communicate with existing supervisor regarding any changes, problems, or concerns about which knowledge may be needed to run shift.

Check department manager’s board for information that might affect shift.

Maintain housekeeping standards.

Must be willing to operate a lift truck.

Ability to sit, stand, or walk for eight (8) to twelve (12) hours.

Ability to bend, stoop, squat, lift, carry, and reach frequently.

Ability to lift packages weighing up to twenty-five (25) pounds occasionally.

Ability to handle the stress of meeting goals and deadlines.

Ability to travel as required.

Ability to distinguish between colors.

Work Shift

12 hours, night shift

Shaw is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination, harassment, and retaliation. It is our policy to recruit, hire, train, and promote individuals in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, gender identity, or any other legally protected status.

As we continue to monitor the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus), we might determine the need to postpone in-person interviews to ensure the health and safety of our associates, candidates, and the community. In this case, we can accommodate with a phone or video interview, and will schedule an in-person interview for a later date. The method by which you interview does not impact your standing as a candidate for this position.

Shaw Industries Group, Inc. is more than a flooring company – we are 22,000 people united in our vision of creating a better future for our customers, for our people, for our community and for our company. We provide carpet, resilient, hardwood, tile & stone, laminate, synthetic turf and other specialty items for residential and commercial markets worldwide. We meet diverse customer needs through an expansive portfolio of brands, including: Anderson Tuftex, COREtec, Patcraft, Philadelphia Commercial, Shaw Contract, Shaw Floors, Shaw Hospitality, Shaw Sports Turf, Southwest Greens, USFloors and more.

Headquartered in Dalton, Georgia, Shaw is a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway with nearly $6 billion in annual revenue and representation throughout the U.S., as well as in Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, France, Great Britain, India, Mexico, Scotland, Singapore and the United Arab Emirates. For more information about our company brands, operations and community involvement, visit

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