Full-time position for entry-level production workers. The primary duties include handling glass, lifting glass, inspecting glass for defects, and slotting and packing glass in racks. Employees must work well in a team and be flexible and willing to perform a variety of jobs.

Qualifications/Physical Requirements for all Openings:
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Basic computer, math, and tape measuring skills
  • Daily overtime and weekend work as needed
  • Must be able to stand and walk for long periods of time (8-10 hour shifts with appropriate breaks)
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds on a regular basis (depending on position)
  • Pass a pre-employment drug screen and physical assessment. Adhere to random drug screening.


We go beyond a benefits package and competitive wages by offering opportunities for growth both horizontally and vertically.

That means as your technical and soft skills increase so does your paycheck, whether you take on additional responsibilities or not. If you’re looking to grow your opportunities, we offer leadership development programs and have a long history of internal promotions that have led to successful careers.

  • Competitive Wages: Starting at $18.41/hr (1st Shift), $19.41/hr (2nd Shift), $20.41 (3rd Shift).
  • Opportunity for Monthly Bonuses
  • 9 Paid Holidays
  • Retirement Savings: 401K and HSA programs
  • Health benefits: Medical, Dental & Vision coverage, Life and Disability Insurance.
  • Educational Assistance Program
  • Onsite IMT: Industrial Massage Therapist for home and work-related injuries.
  • Employee Assistance Program

About Cardinal Glass

Cardinal Glass Industries is a management-owned S-Corporation leading the industry in the development of residential glass for windows and doors. We have grown to more than 7,000 employees located at 37 manufacturing locations around the United States.

At Cardinal, we try to maintain a clear vision: design and fabricate the most advanced residential glass products in the industry.

We start with a heavy investment in research and development. Our three R&D centers in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Florida provide the basis for new advances in glazing fenestration.

We turn around those fresh ideas into useful products that regular homeowners can use. We provide a turnkey solution to window manufacturers: whether it starts with insulating glass, coated, laminated, tempered or just plain float glass, it is all designed to provide the latest in applied glass science.