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CNC Lead Operator

Tuscaloosa, AL, US, 35406

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope
Architectural Glass & Metal


Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® is the leading supplier of value-added, glazing-focused, interior, and exterior products and services. We design, engineer, test, and manufacture solutions in engineered curtain walls, storefronts, and entrances, architectural glass, shower enclosures, glazing hardware, windows, railings, and more.



Coral Industries, a division of Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope, has a great opportunity for a Lead CNC Operator! 


This role is perfect for the individual who approaches their work in a professional manner, who loves to be a part of and lead a team, and who wants to help us get better, every single day. If that sounds like you, come join this industry leader!


This position is located at our Tuscaloosa facility, with the Glass Fabrication Division.


Job Summary
This position involves leading a small team of employees to operate a CNC machine (Computer Numeric Controlled). The machine is used to drill and cut holes and notches in glass panels. The operator will track, locate and record fabrication production according to schedules. 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Lead a team of 3-4 employees to operate a CNC machine
  • Organize workflow and ensure employees understand duties and tasks
  • Monitor employee productivity and provide constructive feedback and coaching
  • Troubleshoot and solve issues that arise throughout shift
  • Continuously look for opportunities to improve efficiencies and increase productivity
  • Perform various production duties including:
  • Set up CNC machine to perform proper fabrication according to work orders and schedules
  • Read and interpret blueprints and drawings
  • Process work orders by due dates provided
  • Properly and safely load and unload raw glass to and from the CNC machine
  • Complete daily worksheets and forms
  • Calculate necessary measurements and inspect work
  • Inspect glass for any defects
  • Ensure machine is in good working order, perform daily cleaning and light maintenance on machinery
  • Adhere to all company safety policies



  • Must have at least 3-5 years of experience operating a CNC machine (CNC G Code Programming is a plus)
  • Must have proven leadership skills
  • Must have basic computer knowledge
  • Must be able to read and perform calculations and measurements with numbers, fractions and decimals
  • Must be detail-oriented and self-motivated 


Physical Requirements

  • Ability to lift, bend, twist, walk, push, pull, and reach frequently
  • Must be able to lift up to 75 lbs.
  • Must be able to work in a warehouse environment that is not climate controlled


What OBE Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion



About OBE


OBE has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of family businesses, regional companies, and large enterprises that together form the OBE family. OBE operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large organization.


If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!


OBE is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link


Date Posted:  Sep 8, 2022

Nearest Major Market: Tuscaloosa

Job Segment: CNC, Machinist, Facilities, Fabrication, Design Engineer, Manufacturing, Operations, Engineering