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Production Associates

Date: Aug 28, 2021

Location: Grinnell, IA, US, 50112

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 Summary

JELD-WEN Window and Door Divisions in Grinnell, IA a market leader in vinyl windows, patio doors, and exterior and interior doors serving the Midwestern market has current opportunities on all shifts (1st, 2nd, and 3rd). We need a full staff of hard working, flexible, team-oriented associates. FT wages start at $16.53/hr. on the off-shifts and 16.03/hr. on 1st shift with jobs available up to $18.00/hr. after 90 days.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Operate machines used in the manufacturing processes to produce doors and windows.
  • Assemble doors and windows by following standard work processes.
  • Drive forklifts
  • Be knowledgeable of safe work practices and work safely.
  • Be dependable and reliable to ensure quality.

Qualifications and Skills

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Good attendance.
  • Strong work ethic
  • Good communication skills
  • Willingness to be part of a team
  • In order to ensure a safe working environment, a pre-employment drug screen and background check is required.


  • On the job training for assemblers & machine operators
  • Competitive wages, increasing with experience
  • Off-shift premium pay
  • 401K Retirement Plan with company match up to 4%
  • 8 paid holidays
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) Plan starting at 120 hr. accrual rate
  • Health, life, dental, and vision insurance
  • Safe & clean work environment
  • Stable employment

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: Des Moines