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Environmental Manager

Date: Aug 28, 2021

Location: Dodson, LA, US, 71422

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. 
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 Environmental Manager will lead site management of all environmental aspects and programs including ensuring compliance with company global policies and standards and regulatory requirements. The Environmental Manager will also act as a resource by providing technical expertise to multiple site personnel across the organizational hierarchy to promote a sustainable and preventative compliance culture.

The successful candidate must have experience with conducting environmental assessments, preparing environmental reports & submittals, environmental permit application development, calculating emissions, managing environmental control devices and associated monitoring equipment, managing environmental data, tracking permit and reporting due dates, interacting with regulatory agencies, developing and providing tools to assist in maintaining compliance and training.  

Advanced experience with MS Suite of products, e.g., Excel, Access, Minitab, PowerPoint & Visio is also required.



  • Managing multi-media environmental compliance programs (Air, Drinking Water, Stormwater, Wastewater, Waste, etc.) and permitting actions. Act as an interface between environmental regulatory agencies and JELD-WEN.
  • Identifying potential non-compliant environmental conditions along with implementing solutions to address the potential non-compliance.
  • Implementing and managing environmental management systems to address the regulatory requirements required of the JELD-WEN facility.
  • Preparing and submitting reports to various regulatory agencies.
  • Training site employees on environmental compliance requirements and the EH&S management system.
  • Communicating environmental actions to internally and externally.
  • Manipulating and assessing the accuracy of complex mathematical calculations.
  • Performing inspections and evaluations of facilities, processes, and equipment.
  • Conducting routine environmental assessments and developing corrective actions
  • Developing standards and work practices to promote a proactive and preventative compliance program.
  • Leading and implementing proactive actions to drive key performance indicators.
  • Working and participating on cross-functional team projects.
  • Assisting sites with preparing and responding to regulatory requests and/or enforcement actions.




  • BS in engineering, science or related field from an accredited college or university.
  • 5+ years of environmental experience preferably in a global manufacturing organization with extensive experience managing technical air permits.
  • Experience managing EH&S Management Systems, ISO 14001.
  • Significant knowledge of EPA and state environmental regulations.
  • Managing technical air compliance programs (NESHAP programs, Title V permits, State Operating Permits) and pollution control equipment (Baghouses, Biofiltration, Paint Booths, Electrostatic Precipitators).
  • Experience managing and troubleshooting continuous emission monitoring systems (CEMS) equipment.
  • Experience using web-based systems to support EH&S, e.g., Enablon, Gen-Suite, Process Map, or similar.
  • Strong communication, presentation, training and facilitation, project management skills are essential.
  • Proficiency in LEAN and continuous improvement manufacturing principles.
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills.
  • Exemplary customer service skills and attention to detail.
  • Advanced skills using the Microsoft suite, including Excel, PowerPoint and Access databases.
  • Strong analytical skills to analyze EH&S data.
  • Up to 10% overnight travel required.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed, to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.



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

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