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Project Engineer

Date: Dec 28, 2021

Location: Klamath Falls, OR, US, 97601

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.


The Project Engineer, in partnership with senior engineers and the director of JELD-WEN Engineering, will be primarily responsible for the coordination, planning, scheduling, and execution of JELD-WEN Engineering Die Design projects.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Accurately estimate job costs. To develop this skill working with upper level engineers.
  • Prepare appropriation requests with all appropriate documents (B.O.M.)
  • Approved drawing set
  • B.O.M.
  • Project Folder
  • Create  drawings/ 3D models suitable for use in CAM design.
  • Ability to manage simple projects and participate in brainstorming sessions and design reviews.
  • Maintain project directories.
  • Drawings
  • Cut Sheets
  • Red Lines
  • Track hours used on a project versus the estimated hours and provide feedback the Engineering Manager.
  • Communicate work load with the Engineering Manager.
  • Communicate drafting and design issues with the Engineering Manager
  • Interface with material suppliers as needed.
  • Analyze requirement and develop a conceptual design.
  • Marginal supervision of machine fabrication personnel.
  • Maintain a sense of urgency/responsibility on a daily basis with all projects.
  • Ability to learn plant level processes



  • Bachelors in Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering or equivalent experience.
  • Working knowledge of Inventor and other drawing software
  • Basic understanding of engineering principles like Strength of Materials, Statics, Dynamics, and Machine Design
  • Knowledge of, or experience in project management tools and techniques



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: Medford