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Production Specialist

Date: Nov 18, 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.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  1. Production:
    1. Operate equipment in a safe and efficient manner.
    2. Dump dumpsters and hoppers safely and clean up any spills.
    3. Assure proper relief before departing – Overtime may be required.
    4. Fill in during break times, vacation, or as needed during production.
    5. Assure that assigned areas stay clean and free of clutter at all times.
  2. Quality:
    1. Participate in SQDCI.
    2. Know quality specifications and customer needs for your area.
  3. Housekeeping:
    1. Perform system clean-up tasks as required.
    2. Maintain housekeeping throughout entire facility, paying special attention to assigned area
    3. Assure that all tools, brooms, air lines are returned to their designated areas after use.
    4. Perform outside clean-up, mowing, and landscaping as required.
  4. Communications:
    1. Communicate with on coming and off going personnel to insure continuity between shifts.
    2. Communicate effectively with management regarding issues, adjustments, and changes that have taken place.  Notify them of supply issues, maintenance needs, hazards, and accidents/injuries.
    3. Maintain complete and accurate written and/or electronic records and data.
  5. Maintenance:
    1. Be familiar with components, sub-systems, support systems, and terminology of the equipment.
    2. Perform/assist in maintenance and preventive maintenance tasks to minimize downtime.
  6. General:
    1. Know and understand all safety procedures.
    2. Operate a forklift and other equipment as necessary.
    3. Abide by all company policies and procedures.
    4. Maintain required tools for use on the job.
    5. Be knowledgeable of production line in your area.
    6. Perform all other duties assigned by management.

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: Alexandria Louisiana