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Forklift Operator

Date: Aug 6, 2022

Location: Garland, TX, US, 75042

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 DESCRIPTION:   T      The primary responsibility is to support all chain supply stations and keep the production flow.




  • Responsible for the loading and unloading of production workstations.


  • Must always maintain the material on the chain supplies.  


  • Must maintain pallet bays in a clean and well-organized manner.


  • Must maintain the supplies always organized on the material shelves.


  • Assist in the emptying of trash “plant-wide”


  • Assist in maintaining the warehouse, individual bays, and rack system in a clean organized, and efficient manner


  • Assist in the handling of cull-boards from trim saw when necessary


  • Removing scrap doors from the trim saw department at end of shift and/or removing materials from other production workstations ends.


  • Must keep a clean and well-maintained forklift


  • Must perform the daily inspection checklist on the forklift and alert maintenance of any equipment concerns


  • Must pass the JELD-WEN fork truck training and test



  • Ability to lift 50lbs. +
  • Ability to push, grab, bending, stooping, twisting, kneeling, work in non-climate control environment and follow a manager and leads instructions,
  • Ability to stand and work on a concrete surface for 8hrs using the proper PPE`s.
  • Ability to use the proper PPEs (Steel Toe Shoes, Earplugs, Safety Glasses, Face Mask).
  • Ability to follow the PIT (Power Industrial Truck) Standard Operational Process.
  • Ability to conduct daily PIT inspections.
  • Ability to pay attention to details.
  • Ability to write, speak and understand English.


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: Garland
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas