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Edging Operator- Tuscaloosa, AL

Tuscaloosa, AL, US, 35406

Coral Industries



Job ID:  239699


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 involves the operation of an Edging Machine. The machine is used to place a smooth edge on and polish all sides raw glass. In addition to operating the machine, the operator will track, locate, and record all production.


Work hours are typically between 4am-4pm. The Monday – Friday, with occasional Saturdays.


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




  • 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


Physical Requirements


  • Must be able to push, pull, bend, twist, walk and reach frequently
  • Must be able to individually lift material that weighs up to 75 lbs.
  • Must be able to lift up to 150 lbs. with a partner
  • Must be able to work in a noisy environment due to loud machinery
  • Must have visual acuity to operate machinery, read necessary paperwork, and inspect material
  • Must be able to be able to work inside a non-climate-controlled environment (protection from weather conditions but not necessarily from temperature changes)

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.

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

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope is an E-Verify Employer.

Date Posted:  Nov 12, 2020

Nearest Major Market: Tuscaloosa

Job Segment: Equipment Operator, Manufacturing