Facility Support

Date: May 16, 2023

Location: Craigsville, WV, US, 26205

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.

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Facility Support



JOB DESCRIPTION: The Utility employee will be responsible for assisting on the production lines and performing any job duties as needed by the shift supervisor.




A.  Utility Duties:

1.  Assist on production lines as needed.

2.  Perform duties as a grader on the fiberline.

3.  Perform duties as a stacker tender on the primeline.

4.  Perform duties as a warehouseman.

5.  Assist operators and millwrights in maintenance and downtime activities.

6.  Assist in handling of raw materials and product.

7.  Sort skins for shipment.            

8.  Perform housekeeping tasks as assigned by the Group Manager.

9.  Hog rejects skins.

10. Operate forklifts.


B.  Safety:

      - Follow all start-up and shutdown procedures.

- Use all available safety equipment, and keep all safety guards in place.

- Wear eye, ear, and foot protection when required.

- Use extreme caution when working on or around machinery.

- Know and follow JELD-WEN’s Lock-Out and “hot work” policies.

- Know and be able to locate the designated areas for first aid, MSDS/HMIS forms, radioactive material, and

   firefighting equipment.

- Observe and follow HMIS/MSDS requirements.

- Know locations of all master switches and emergency stops for your work area.

- Keep work area clean and orderly.

- Complete forklift training program and pass operator’s test.

- Participate in Plant Safety Council.

- A N95 dust mask type of respirator is required while using compressed air for fiberline clean-up.

- An air purifying respirator (with the appropriate organic vapor and P100 combination filter)

    is required when working around liquid or atomized state of pMDI resin, when working around

    the press exhaust, and when unloading resin.

- Know and apply all training in the safe handling of pMDI resin.


- No smoking except in designated areas.



C.  Communication

- Prepare clear and concise time tickets of each day’s tasks completed.

- Communicate with the Group Manager at the beginning of shift to receive special work assignments daily.

- Immediately inform the Group Manager of supply problems, safety hazards, and accidents or injuries.


- Inform the Operators of your presence when working in their respective areas of the plant.


D.  Quality:

- Know doorskin grading specifications, styles, and sizes.

- Know pallet specifications, for regular and overseas pallets.

- Participate in Plant Quality Council


E.  Physical Requirements:

- Lift heavy loads, up to 50 lbs., frequently.

- Stand 2 to 3 hours continuously between break times.

- Use hand and power tools in a safe manner.

- Climb stairs and ladder accesses to work and maintenance areas.

- Enter confined space areas.


F.  Maintenance:

- Perform minor repairs and assist Millwright with major repairs when directed.

- Report all worn or malfunctioning equipment.

- Properly refill propane tanks.




      - Cross train into other positions in the plant when time permits.

- Abide by all company policies.

- Be able to accurately identify metric and standard measurements on a tape measure.

      - Perform any other duties assigned by the Group Manager.


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 labour-saving services that help them maximise 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.

What we offer

Investing in people is one of our core values, we strive to attract and retain great people! As such, JELD-WEN offers competitive compensation and benefits packages. As a global organisation, specific benefits may vary, however typically include medical and dental, generous leave policies, retirement programme, etc.

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

JELD-WEN does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee-based recruitment services.

Nearest Major Market: Charleston
Nearest Secondary Market: West Virginia