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General Laborer/Material Handler

Tuscaloosa, AL, US, 35406

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope
Architectural Glass & Metal


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.



Wonderful entry level opportunity to join a glass and metal industry leader!


This position is a general labor/material handling role with our Shower Door Division. It involves pulling materials (glass and metal) from holding racks, inspecting, packaging, and stocking the materials. Employee may be cross trained throughout department.


Position does not involve forklift driving.


Position is worked during daytime hours, starting at 6am. Hours may vary due to production needs. Shifts are worked on Monday – Friday, with an occasional Saturday.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Read, interpret and process work orders
  • Pull glass material by hand and transport to proper areas throughout department
  • Inspect product for defects such as chips, bubbles, scratches, blown holes, proper edgework, etc.
  • Package materials and prepare for shipment
  • Utilize a tape measure to ensure product is within guidelines



  • Must have basic computer knowledge
  • Must be able to read and use a tape measure
  • Must be detail-oriented and self-motivated with the ability to work independently and in a team environment


Physical Requirements

  • Must be ability to lift, bend, twist, walk, push, pull, and reach frequently
  • Must be able to lift up to 75 lbs. individually and 150 lbs. with a partner
  • Must have close visual acuity to perform basic duties and responsibilities
  • Must be able to work in non-climate-controlled environment (temperatures inside warehouse can be hot or cold depending on the season)

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:  Jun 8, 2022

Nearest Major Market: Tuscaloosa

Job Segment: Industrial, Laborer, Design Engineer, General Labor, Forklift, Manufacturing, Engineering