Continuous Improvement Coordinator

Date: Jul 14, 2024

Location: Kissimmee, FL, US, 34758

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.

JELD-WEN is currently seeking a Continuous Improvement Coordinator to join our growing team.

 

Continuous Improvement Coordinator

 

Overview

This position will work for the site JCI leader/manager and is responsible for learning, implementing, training, and supporting the deployment of the JELD-WEN Continuous Improvement (JCI) concepts and tools to achieve business results.  They will work with both office and plant floor personnel to develop, implement, and improve processes utilizing the JCI concepts with the goal of delivering value.

 

Principle Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work with plant leaders and associates (office and floor) to implement process improvements utilizing JCI fundamental concepts, A3 thinking and PDCA tracking
  • Facilitate improvement events, perform root cause analysis, and support process validations as needed
  • Support teams to adhere to a progress reporting cadence that keeps initiatives on track
  • Provide support with understanding, breaking down to smaller areas, tracking, and improving KPIs
  • Train and mentor other associates on JCI concepts throughout the organization
  • Write and maintain all SOP documentation related to new or changed processes implemented
  • Train all affected parties on new processes or updates to existing processes
  • Perform ad-hoc duties as required by JCI leader/manager
  • Work off-shift as needed

 

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and applicable JELD-WEN software applications
  • Demonstrated ability to learn, apply critical thinking to process improvement, and train effectively
  • Project management, organizational, analytical, oral, and written skills
  • Track record of working effectively within a team and supporting peers to achieve improved processes and results
  • Demonstrated ability to work efficiently under conditions of multiple deadlines and changing priorities

 

Education and Experience

  • Bachelors degree preferred
  • Experience leading a team in improvement activities

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About JELD-WEN Holding, Inc. 


JELD-WEN is a leading global designer, manufacturer and distributor of high-performance interior and exterior doors, windows, and related building products serving the new construction and repair and remodeling sectors. Headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., the company operates facilities in 16 countries in North America and Europe and employs approximately 18,000 people. Since 1960, the JELD-WEN team has been committed to making quality products that create safe and sustainable environments for customers, associates and local communities. The JELD-WEN family of brands includes JELD-WEN® worldwide; LaCantina™ and VPI™ in North America; and Swedoor® and DANA® in Europe. For more information, visit jeld-wen.com.


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 & retain great people! As such, JELD-WEN offers competitive compensation & benefits packages. As a global organization, specific benefits may vary, however typically including medical & dental, generous leave policies, retirement program, etc.


JELD-WEN is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not tolerate discrimination, harassment, and/or retaliation based on individuals’ physical traits, beliefs, and/or other characteristics that are protected under applicable laws.


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


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