R&D Technician

Date: May 22, 2023

Location: Astorp, SE, 265 81

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.

JELD-WEN (NYSE:JELD), founded in 1960, is one of the world’s largest door and window manufacturers, with more than 22,000 employees operating in 24 countries globally. Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, JELD-WEN designs, produces and distributes an extensive range of interior and exterior doors, wood, vinyl and aluminium windows and related products for use in the new construction and repair and remodelling of residential homes and non-residential buildings.


R&D Technician for internal doors


We are currently seeking a highly motivated and skilled R&D Technician specializing in internal doors to join our dynamic team. As an R&D Technician, you will play a crucial role in the development and delivery of innovative internal door solutions. Your main focus will be on ensuring project milestones are achieved, maintaining compliance with current legislation, managing project costs, and facilitating effective communication with key stakeholders at all levels of the organization.



  • Ensure timely project delivery and adherence to project milestones, contributing to the achievement of efficient time-to-market goals.
  • Ensure compliance of internal door solutions with current legislation and industry standards.
  • Manage product and project costs to align with the project plan and budget.
  • Facilitate transparent and effective communication with key stakeholders within the organization, including cross-functional teams, managers, and executives.
  • Utilize CAD software (Solidworks preferred) proficiently to design and develop internal door solutions.



  • Proven track record of successfully delivering projects from conception to completion, demonstrating strong project management skills.
  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of internal doors and related industry practices.
  • Familiarity with current legislation and compliance requirements for internal doors.
  • Strong financial acumen and ability to manage project costs effectively.
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to clearly convey ideas and information to stakeholders at all levels.
  • Proficiency in CAD software, with Solidworks experience preferred.
  • Detail-oriented with a focus on achieving high-quality results.
  • English fluent in writing & oral
  • Bachelors degree within mechanical engineering, product design or similar


If you are passionate about R&D, possess a proven track record of delivering projects from cradle to grave, and have expertise in internal doors, we encourage you to apply.

Please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and qualifications through "apply" on this site. We look forward to reviewing your application.



We act with integrity, invest in people, inspire through innovation, deliver on our promises, and improve every day. We are seeking talented individuals who share this purpose and values and want to excel in their field of expertise. We offer excellent benefits, a collaborative environment in which to apply your talent and a dynamic and growing company, with exceptional career progression opportunities. 


Would like to gain more information about the role and Swedoor & Jeldwn as a company, then you are more than welcome to contact Talent Aqcuisition Partner Nordics, Jesper Laurholt on +45 28 43 50 63 



Who We Are

Headquartered in Charlotte, NC, JELD-WEN is a leading global manufacturer of high-performance interior and exterior building products, offering one of the broadest selections of windows, interior and exterior doors, and wall systems. JELD-WEN delivers a differentiated customer experience, providing construction professionals with durable, energy-efficient products and labor-saving services that help them maximize productivity and create beautiful, secure spaces for all to enjoy. The JELD-WEN team is driven by innovation and committed to creating safe, sustainable environments for customers, associates, and local communities. The JELD-WEN family of brands includes JELD-WEN® worldwide; LaCantina™ and VPI™ in North America; Swedoor® and DANA® in Europe; and Corinthian®, Stegbar®, and Breezway® in Australia. 

In 2022, Newsweek named JELD-WEN as one of America’s Most Trustworthy Companies.