Fabrication Shop Manager

Date: Jun 1, 2023

Location: Klamath Falls, OR, US, 97601

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.

JELD-WEN is currently seeking a Fabrication Shop Manager to join our growing team.


The Opportunity

As a Fabrication Shop Manager at JELD-WEN, you will be a key member of the Engineering team. You will be responsible for managing and motivating Fabrication and Machining crews and all aspects of the crew's performance, including but not limited to safety, quality, production, and training. You will report directly to the Director, Design & Fabrication Engineering.


This is an onsite position and based in Klamath Falls, OR.


What You Will Do

  • Leads fabrication and machining teams.
  • Assigns workers to workstations to meet customer project requirements.
  • Maintains high safety, environmental, and quality standards.
  • Interprets drawing specifications for workers.
  • Makes critical decisions to maintain production efficiencies and order completion.
  • Monitors production and adjusts work assignments, supply of material, and machine operation when necessary.
  • Manages the maintenance of all shop tools and equipment.
  • Develops weekly/monthly shop schedule prioritizing customer needs and commitments.
  • Confers with Managers, Purchasing, and Engineers as necessary to fulfill orders.
  • Interfaces with customers when necessary.
  • Develops job cost and timeframe estimates for certain assignments.


Who You Are

  • Associate’s Degree or equivalent work experience
  • Machining and Fabrication experience and demonstrated ability to lead groups.
  • Ability to analyze and solve problems.
  • Mechanical aptitude including and interested in new technology and automated processes.
  • Ability to organize and maintain records.


How You Stand Out

  • Solid verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong organizational skills along with a sense of urgency and personal accountability.
  • Self-motivated, hands-on manager who enjoys continuous improvement.




Who We Are

Headquartered in Charlotte, NC, JELD-WEN is a leading global manufacturer of high-performance interior and exterior building products, offering one of the broadest selections of windows, interior and exterior doors, and wall systems. JELD-WEN delivers a differentiated customer experience, providing construction professionals with durable, energy-efficient products and labor-saving services that help them maximize productivity and create beautiful, secure spaces for all to enjoy. The JELD-WEN team is driven by innovation and committed to creating safe, sustainable environments for customers, associates, and local communities. The JELD-WEN family of brands includes JELD-WEN® worldwide; LaCantina™ and VPI™ in North America; Swedoor® and DANA® in Europe; and Corinthian®, Stegbar®, and Breezway® in Australia. 

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 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.

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

Nearest Major Market: Medford