Shaw Industries Inc Process Engineer in Andalusia, Alabama

Job Title

Process Engineer

Position Overview

Position Overview: The purpose of the Process/Process Engineer position is to effectively ensure safety, productivity, quality, and cost initiatives are executed. This position supports Lean initiatives and demonstrates disciplined execution of Standard Work to ensure continuous improvement for a department of 150 + employees.


  • Creates, revises, and approves the process specification for a manufacturing area and implements the process specification system described in the process specification manual;Ensures document control of manufacturing process specifications.

  • Responsible for review and revisions of the SOP.

  • Implements procedures described in SOPs, and maintains quality records as prescribed in SOPs.

  • Innovate and learn continuously which includes benchmarking other facilities.

  • Investigates safety/quality/environmental/performance root causes, and responds to corrective action requests and preventative action requests.

  • Performs internal audits as requested.

  • Practice leadership standard work which includes leadership by coaching and developing others.

  • Coordinates and implements process improvement plans in the department.

  • Fills-in in absence of the department manager.

Required Competencies:

  • Innovate

  • Learn Continuously

  • Demonstrate Good Judgment

  • Execute Action Plan

  • Influence Others


  • Four year Chemical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering degree

  • Strong quantitative & communication skills (Oral, written, & presentation to individuals & groups)

  • Six Sigma Black Belt trained or demonstrate a willingness and aptitude to complete Black Belt Training

  • Strong project management skills

  • Understanding of computer software such as Microsoft Excel, Word, Minitab, etc

Based upon experience level of candidate selected, position may be filled as a Process Engineer or Sr. Process Engineer

Work Shift

8 hour, day shift

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.

Shaw Industries is more than a flooring company - we are 20,000 people united in our vision of creating a better future for our customers, for our people, for our community and for our company. Our ability to supply products and services to residential and commercial markets worldwide depends on a constant look ahead. Through leadership and skills training, opportunities across multiple career paths, and a collaborative team environment, we are preparing our associates for the opportunities and challenges of tomorrow. Headquartered in Dalton, Georgia, Shaw Industries is a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. with $5 billion in sales and representation throughout the US as well as in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, France, India, Mexico, Singapore, United Arab Emirates and the United Kingdom.

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