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Powder Coating - 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.

We are excited to be hiring for a Material Handler for our Powder Coating Department! 


Qualified individual will be responsible for a variety of tasks involving metal extrusions that have been powder coated.  This position does not involve forklift driving, but some employees may be trained to operate a scissor lift when necessary.


This position is entry level with opportunities for growth into positions such as Painter and Quality Control.


Typical shifts are Monday – Friday from 5am-3pm or 6am-3pm. Great opportunity for someone who’s looking to pick up a couple of overtime hours each day!


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Lift and stack metal extrusions (24 feet in length)
  • Package metal extrusions to be shipped out
  • Read and process work orders by due dates provided
  • Use an air hose to remove residue from extrusions that have been powder coated
  • Inspect metal for any blemishes or defects
  • Ensure the machines and tools are in good working order, perform daily cleaning and light maintenance on machinery/tools and maintain a clean work area



  • Must be able to work at a fast pace
  • Must be able to read and follow instructions
  • Must be detail-oriented and self-motivated with the ability to work independently and in a team environment


Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to stand, lift, bend, twist, walk, push, pull, and reach frequently
  • Must be able to perform heavy work, exerting up to 75 pounds on a frequent basis
  • Must be able to work in an environment that is not climate controlled (protection from the weather conditions but not necessarily from temperature changes
  • Must have close visual acuity to perform assigned tasks

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:  Sep 14, 2022

Nearest Major Market: Tuscaloosa

Job Segment: Industrial, Design Engineer, Coating, Forklift, Warehouse, Manufacturing, Engineering