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Fabricator - Grand Prairie, TX

Grand Prairie, TX, US, 75050

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope
Architectural Glass & Metal

 

 
 

Job ID:  270522

 

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope®, a division of Oldcastle, 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.

 

Job Summary

 

This position involves the operation of both a vertical grinder to grind or polish glass edges, and the operation of a Forvet machine used to drill and chamfer holes in glass panels. Operator tracks, locates, and records edger production on schedules provided by Lead person. Communicate production demands with operators on each shift. 

 

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

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

 

Must be able to read and understand sketches and interpret their meaning onto glass edges. Must be able to read schedules and understand edger’s production demands based on information schedules. Operate a grinder to fabricate a quality ground or polished edge. Operate overhead crane and vacuum lift. Perform routine maintenance on machines. Complete daily work sheets and forms.
 

Skills, Knowledge, and Ability Requirements

 

  • We have a “team concept” at our facility- you can expect to have different responsibilities within the facility on a rotating basis
  • Safely handling glass and metal product from, tables, rolling racks, delivery trucks, or wood crates for eight or more hours daily
  • Regular and predictable attendance, the ability to safely perform tasks, and adherence to all safety policies and procedures are essential functions of your job
  • Basic computer familiarity.
  • The ability to read and use a tape measure.
  • Read and perform mathematical calculations and measurements with numbers, fractions, and decimals
  • Previous experience in a warehouse, manufacturing, or production facility is preferred
  • Must be punctual and able to work overtime as needed, including weekends
  • All production workers are expected to be available to work in all areas of production as needed
  • Must be at least 18 years of age and eligible to work in the United States

 

Physical Requirements

 

  • Ability to stand and walk on concrete floor for eight hours or more
  • Ability to wear company-issued safety shirt, hard hat, steel-toed boots, safety glasses and hearing protection
  • Ability to work in varied temperatures

 

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
  • Holiday pay and health care options after 90 days

 

What Oldcastle 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 Oldcastle

 

Oldcastle 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 Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

Oldcastle 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 Oldcastle family!

 

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Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® is part of the Oldcastlecareers™ network.

 

Date Posted:  Apr 8, 2021


Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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