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Material Handler - Grand Prairie, TX

Location:  Grand Prairie, TX, US, 75050
Company:  Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope

 

 
 

Job ID:  119009

 

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.

 

Summary

 

We are seeking a full-time Material Handler at our Grand Prairie location. Duties include moving glass from one position/location to another in an effort to expedite the product throughout the plant.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

 

  • Load and unload glass product from, tables, rolling racks, delivery trucks, or wood crates for eight or more hours, daily
  • Transport of materials including glass from one position/location to another in an effort to expedite the production process
  • Attaching appropriate labels and tags to products and packages
  • Quality inspection, operating equipment, and/or manually maneuvering equipment
  • Read labels to expedite product flow into other departments
  • Understand layout of the facility to ensure proper product flow
  • Inspect product for any abnormalities and notify supervisor immediately of any issues
  • Utilize a tape measure to ensure product is within specifications
  • Maintain a safe and clean work area
  • Regular and predictable attendance, the ability to safely perform tasks, and adherence to all safety policies and procedures are essential functions of your job

 

Requirements

 

To be considered for a general production laborer position, the following conditions must be met:

  • Must be able to perform the work assigned by the supervisor
  • Must speak, read, and understand English to understand and communicate paperwork and labels
  • Ability to read and interpret basic mathematical measurements (addition subtraction & fractions) and effectively use a tape measure
  • Must be able to work overtime as needed
  • All production workers are expected to be available to work in all areas of production

 

Physical Requirements

 

  • Ability to lift, carry, twist, walk, and reach constantly, and bend frequently
  • Must have the ability to lift and/or move up to 75 lbs. on a repeated basis
  • Ability to work in varied temperatures consistent with same climate conditions of the region (Heat, humidity, etc.). The work environment can often be hot for the entire day. 
  • Able to wear all required safety equipment & adhere to safety guidelines

 

Equipment Used

 

Dolly, crane, pallet jack, glass cups, glass sheet pull tool, tape measure, pliers, glass cutter, and other various tools

 

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 Oldcastle 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 Oldcastle

 

Oldcastle 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 Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

Oldcastle 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 Oldcastle family!

 

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Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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