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Tool & Die CNC Specialist

Terrell, TX, US, 75160

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope
Architectural Glass & Metal



Job ID:  434423


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 wall, storefronts and entrances, architectural glass, shower enclosures, glazing hardware, windows, railings and more.


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.

We are currently seeking a Machinist/CNC Specialist for our plant operations in Terrell, Texas.  If you have a desire to learn and grow in a team environment, then Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® could be a great place for your career.     

Job Summary

This position is responsible for maintaining and operating CNC equipment while producing parts to satisfy quality standards and production schedules.  Support leads and management in their methods of making improvements.

This is an in-house Machine shop servicing in house departments as well as external company locations.


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.


  • Knowledge and skill set to set-up and run CNC equipment
  • Working knowledge of FeatureCam and Autodesk
  • Microsoft office and other computer skills to include AutoCAD
  • Working knowledge of G code programming
  • Ability to program HAAS CNC
  • Capability to perform PM maintenance on EDM
  • Ability to maintain replacement of consumable parts on EDM
  • Aptitude to design modifications on older equipment for in house use
  • Skill to program EDM to cut parts as needed
  • Ability to organize, prioritize work assignments to ensure efficient operations of CNC machining environment
  • Clear and concise verbal and written communication
  • Capability to generate part programs that meet production objectives for optimum cost, quality, speed, throughput, and on-time customer deliveries
  • Mathematical Skills - addition, subtraction, multiplication & division
  • Capacity to understand and work from written instructions, operations sheets, drawings, sketches
  • Flexibility to adapt to constant change
  • Qualified candidates should be able to work Mon-Fri, with some periods of required over time on short notice
  • Regular and predictable attendance, safely perform tasks and adherence to all safety policies and procedures are essential functions of this job



  • Use AutoCAD to produce part drawings for die sets
  • Help design new units for production fabrication
  • Design modifications on older equipment for in house use
  • Update drawings for older machines for future reference
  • Program EDM to cut parts as needed
  • Performs dimensional inspection of product as required
  • Monitors and changes cutting tools (inserts) as needed
  • Load and unload products​
  • Aware at all times of correct orientation of product being placed in machinery
  • Enters commands to title and store programs in computer memory and build and maintain source files
  • Adjust feed rate and speed, utilizing knowledge of numerical-control machine operation
  • Enters computer commands to retrieve stored parts data and programs​
  • Modify programs on plant floor
  • Reviews shop orders and drawings to determine job specifications and requirements.
  • Perform any additional duties that are assigned by the Manager/Supervisor
  • Inspect finished parts for quality 
  • Ability to reasonably apply knowledge of the job with little supervision



Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to constantly bend, squat, reach, lift and push.
  • Ability to push/pull/lift/carry 10-50 lbs constantly, 51-75 lbs occasionally.
  • Stand and walk for entire shift on concrete, up to 12 hours.
  • Grasp, squeeze, hold/handle thin to thick metal, small & large items, small and large boxes.
  • Visual acuity to inspect product for various quality flaws and to ensure equipment is in safe working condition.
  • Proper wear of all required Personal Protective Equipment.
  • 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 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 hundreds 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 large international 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 18, 2022

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

Job Segment: Machinist, CNC, Design Engineer, AutoCAD, CAD, Manufacturing, Engineering