Cornerstone Building Brands

Machine Operator 2nd Shift

North Brunswick Township, NJ - Full-time

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Silver Line | Employer reference: REF9889K

Machine Operator 2nd Shift


North Brunswick Township, NJ, US

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About Us

Cornerstone Building Brands is a premier exterior building solutions provider serving both the residential and commercial markets across North America. The building products we manufacture are the cornerstone of the communities where people live, work and play -from homes to hospitals, grade schools to grocery stores, manufacturing facilities to municipal buildings and beyond.

Through the core values and consistent behaviors and mindsets embraced by our employees, we have built a culture dedicated to understanding our customers' needs and what matters most to their success. We know that it's our people that make the difference and we are deeply committed to building a workplace and global community where inclusion is not only valued, but prioritized, providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and team members.

Job description


Base pay starts at $20 per hour plus $1 per hour shift differential

2nd Shift: (3:00PM - 11:30PM) Monday - Friday 


Under limited supervision, the Extruder Operator will be expected to tend to and operate extrusion machines in a work cell to produce required parts as determined by customer requirements and the production schedule. Clearly understands and has demonstrated strong capability with set-ups, start-ups, running and tearing down any profile tooling in a safe and productive manner. Troubleshoot extrusion issues within a work cell.

  • Tend to and operate extrusion machines in a work cell to produce required parts as determined by customer requirements and the production schedule
  • Analyze production data and make necessary adjustments to operation of machines within the work cell
  • Move materials in and out of the line as needed; including packaging materials, raw materials, and finished product
  • Complete necessary documentation; process checks, quality checks, production reporting, etc.
  • Create labels and wrap loads per standard work. Fill in for lead in signing off loads
  • Evaluate part conformance against documented product requirements and stack profiles on load
  • Set-up and start-up any profile for all machines in a work cell
  • Trouble-shoot advanced problems against a defined process and refer complex problems to appropriate support functions; ie – Technicians and Engineering
  • Train new Extruder Operators
  • Identify and communicate appropriately when electrical/mechanical/technical support is needed
  • Participate and sustain 5S activities
  • Work in a safe manner and follow safety policies. Make sure co-workers are working safely and following safety policies
  • Participate in & lead kaizen events and sustain improvements made from those events
  • Lead work cell when needed
  • Perform maintenance tasks as necessary
  • Attend and participate in appropriate training and development programs.
  • Perform other duties across the plant as needed as directed by supervision or management


  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Basic computer skills – keyboarding, Windows
  • Master all skills and knowledge while working as an Extruder Operator
  • Developing strong process and equipment troubleshooting capabilities
  • Equipment maintenance experience
  • Developing leadership skills
  • Ability to articulate problems and solutions verbally
  • Ability to read and comprehend written instructions and process procedures
  • Ability and skills to collaborate effectively in a team environment

Additional information

Site Location: 1 Silverline Dr. North Brunswick Township, NJ 08902

Why work for Cornerstone Building Brands?

Our teams are at the heart of our purpose to positively contribute to the communities where we live, work and play. Full-time* team members receive** medical, dental and vision benefits starting day 1. Other benefits include PTO, paid holidays, FSA, life insurance, LTD, STD, 401k, EAP, discount programs, tuition reimbursement, training, and professional development. You can also join one of our Employee Resource Groups which help support our commitment to providing a diverse and inclusive work environment.

*Full-time is defined as regularly working 30+ hours per week. **Union programs may vary depending on the collective bargaining agreement.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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Cornerstone Building Brands is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. You can find the Equal Employment Opportunity Poster here. You can also view Your Right to Work Poster here along with This Organizations Participation in E-Verify Poster here. If you'd like to view a copy of the company's affirmative action plan or policy statement, please contact Human Resources at 281-897-7788 or If you have a disability and you believe that you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to submit an online application, please contact Human Resources at 281-897-7788 or This email is used exclusively to assist disabled job seekers whose disability prevents them from being able to apply online. Only emails received for this purpose will be returned. Messages left for other purposes, such as following up on an application or technical issues not related to a disability, will not receive a response.

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