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Machine Set-Up Technician

york, PA, US, 17403

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope
Architectural Glass & Metal


Job ID:  438559

For more than 50 years, Graham Architectural Products has been producing, delivering, and standing behind the highest quality and most innovative commercial and architectural grade products and services in the fenestration industry.


Nature & Scope:


Responsible for ensuring the fabrication segment of each production line is properly tooled to ensure balanced flow and efficient utilization of resources. This individual will work with-in a team of three skilled tool and die specialists. The team’s high level responsibility will be to ensure each production line is equipped to fabricate any product which is scheduled to that line while promoting linear flow to minimize motion, conveyance and overproduction.  Other duties as assigned.


Specific Job Responsibilities & Duties:


  • Changeover and or relocation of any and all fabrication equipment (Mills, Cassettes, Mechanical presses…)
  • Inventory, and organize all tooling (Dies, Cassettes, Fixtures, Cutters...) to promote quick and efficient line changeovers.
  • Assist the tool room with equipment modifications to increase or optimize production capacity.
  • Continuously improve line layouts and fabrication methods to minimize labor requirements within the fabrication processes by product.
  • Continuously seek out and act upon opportunities to engineer out equipment related safety risks.
  • Continuously seek out and act upon opportunities to engineer out equipment related quality risks.





  • High School Diploma / GED preferred
  • Employee will be required to maintain a defined performance expectation and complete a series of on the job and off the job training programs. Graduated pay increases will occur upon successful and timely completion of required training.



  • Tow motor experience a plus
  • Machining experience a plus
  • Basic understanding of fabrication methods a plus



  • Fork Lift – Training Provided



  • Must be able to count, read, and write
  • Accurately use a tape measure
  • Read machine drawings
  • Ability to use a variety of power tools
  • Must be highly motivated and able to work independently
  • Computer literate
  • Mechanically inclined
  • Use “Lock Out, Tag Out” procedures


Dominant Physical Requirements & Essential Job Functions:


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear or smell. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50+ pounds and push/pull die weights of 100 lbs. – 400 lbs. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.


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.

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope is an E-Verify Employer.





Date Posted:  Sep 29, 2022

Nearest Major Market: York PA
Nearest Secondary Market: Lancaster

Job Segment: Forklift, Fabrication, Industrial, Machinist, Technician, Manufacturing, Technology