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Machine Operator - Battle Ground, WA

Battle Ground, WA, US, 98604

Architectural Glass & Metal



Job ID:  152594


Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope®, a CRH company, is the leading supplier of products specified to close the building envelope. They include: custom-engineered curtain wall and window wall, architectural windows, storefront systems, doors, skylights and architectural glass.


This position requires that material including glass and metal be moved from one position/location to another in an effort to expedite the product throughout the plant. This involves operating a glass tempering furnace, prepping and load glass, inspecting the product, and correcting and adjusting settings and operational parameters on the equipment as needed.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of the job.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Operate the oven to effectively temper different thickness and colors of glass
  • Prep and load glass, inspect product, and correct and adjust settings and operational parameters as needed
  • Change, create and save machine settings for temperatures, time, air, quench, balance, etc. as needed
  • Work in a team environment to accomplish daily production goals
  • Ensure crew members are following established procedures
  • Ensure all quality expectations are being met. (Scratches, bow, etc.)
  • Inspect materials, products, or equipment to detect defects or malfunctions and ensure high quality
  • Notify a supervisor of any mechanical or material issues
  • Able to work a flexible starting schedule and/or overtime
  • Regular and predictable attendance, safely perform tasks and adherence to all safety policies and procedures are essential functions of your job



  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Basic computer familiarity
  • Ability to read and use a tape measure
  • Read and perform mathematical calculations and measurements with numbers, fractions, and decimals
  • Must be willing to work in other departments and flexible start/end times and/or overtime as needed
  • Forklift and overhead crane experience is desirable


Physical Requirements

  • Ability to lift, bend, twist, walk, grasp with hands, and reach frequently
  • Ability to lift, push, and pull up to 75 lbs. unassisted and 150 lbs. with a partner many times in a regular work shift
  • Ability to wear required safety equipment, including safety boots with metatarsal guards and stand for extended periods of time
  • Ability to work in varied temperatures consistent with same climate conditions of the region (Heat, humidity, etc.)


Additional Information

  • Only online applications will be accepted
  • When applying, please provide full employment history
  • Pre-employment background screening will be conducted on qualified applicants after acceptance of job offer





What CRH Americas 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 CRH Americas


CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope®, a CRH company, is a great place to grow! 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 career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!


CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Aug 8, 2019

Nearest Major Market: Portland Oregon
Nearest Secondary Market: Tacoma

Job Segment: Equipment Operator, Warehouse, Industrial, Machinist, Forklift, Manufacturing