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Edging Machine Operator

Tuscaloosa, AL, US, 35406

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope
Architectural Glass & Metal


Coral Industries, a division of Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope, is a leading manufacturer of quality architectural and shower enclosure products in North America.


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.


Amazing opportunity to work with one of the leading suppliers of building products in North America!


This position is an Edging Operator for our Glass division. This role is perfect for someone who is mechanically inclined and has experience operating fabrication machinery used in production environments. 


This position is on evening shift, starting at 3:30pm, on Monday - Friday.


Please check out the details below, and apply today! 

Job Summary

This position involves the operation of an Edging Machine to grind or polish annealed glass. Operator tracks, locates, and records edger production on schedules provided by lead employee. Communicate production demands with operators on each shift.  

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Read and interpret blueprints and drawings, process work orders by due dates provided
  • Work with a partner to properly and safely load and unload glass from machine (this may also involve operating an overhead crane to assist with lifting heavy pieces of glass)
  • Calibrate each machine at required intervals
  • Complete daily worksheets and forms, calculate necessary measurements and inspect work
  • Inspect all glass for defects such as chips, bubbles, scratches, blown holes, proper edge work, etc.
  • Ensure the machines and tools are in good working order, perform daily cleaning and light maintenance on machinery/tools


Skills, Knowledge, and Ability Requirements

To be considered for a fabrication position, the following conditions must be met:

  • Must have at least one year of experience operating machinery used in production/manufacturing environments
  • Must be able to operate a computer for entering data
  • Must be able to read and perform calculations and measurements with numbers, fractions and decimals
  • Must be detail oriented and self-motivated with the ability to work independently and in a team environment

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 6, 2022

Nearest Major Market: Tuscaloosa

Job Segment: Machinist, Fabrication, Design Engineer, Industrial, Equipment Operator, Manufacturing, Engineering