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JELD-WEN Summer Intern

Date: Sep 1, 2021

Location: Charlotte, NC, US, 28273

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.

OUR COMPANY

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. 
Our products and services afford us the opportunity to enter peoples’ workplaces, homes and daily lives. With this privilege comes great responsibility to ensure that the products we deliver are reliable and enrich the places and lives that they touch. We bring beauty and security to the spaces that touch our lives.

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.

THE ROLE

The JELD-WEN Summer Internship Program empowers talented undergraduate students to gain real-world working experience and professional development in one of six potential business areas. The internship program includes meaningful projects and challenging work assignments geared at developing professional competencies and skills in a chosen discipline. Additionally, throughout the summer internship, participants will have the opportunity for professional development, mentoring, and networking opportunities to help enhance future leadership potential.

 

Interns will be placed into one of the following six potential business areas based on their preference, experience, and career interests:

• Finance

• Operations

• Engineering

• Commercial (Sales & Marketing)

• Information Technology

• Human Resources
 

Locations: Internship opportunities include both the Global Headquarters in Charlotte, NC, and manufacturing facilities throughout North America, including IN, GA, IA, FL, OR, MI, NC, and Canada.

 

At the end of the internship program, participants will be eligible for consideration for the JW Early Career Rotational Program (a two-year rotational program geared at accelerating the skills and knowledge of early-career professionals) or a full-time role within their chosen discipline, upon undergraduate graduation.
 
SKILLS, EXPERIENCE, EDUCATION:

 

• Rising Senior students (current Juniors) in good standing with a minimum GPA of 3.0

• Demonstrated work ethic and detail-orientation

• Strong analytical and critical thinking skills

• Organizational skills

• Ability and willingness to learn in a fast-paced environment and work to a high caliber

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

• Collaboration and teamwork

• Leadership experience and relationship-building skills

• Relevant internship or previous relevant work experience is highly desirable

JELD-WEN is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant for employment or employee on the basis of race, color, religious creed, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by applicable discrimination laws.

Unless explicitly requested or approached by JELD-WEN, the company will not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies, or fee-based recruitment services


Nearest Major Market: Charlotte