HSEQ Manager

Date: 04-May-2023

Location: Kuopio, FI, 70501

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. 

HSEQ Manager 


Your role

As HSEQ Manager, you get the opportunity to hold the responsibility for identifying, leading and supporting Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality, activities in our manufacturing site located in Kuopio, where you will also join our Northern European HSEQ team, in ongoing sparring and development.


The HSEQ Manager reports directly to the local Factory Manager and is responsible for driving projects to accomplish our HSEQ goals within factory. Although there is no direct reports in this role, you will work closely with the factory team.


What your impact will be

  • Drive and support HSEQ improvement projects in Kuopio Factory
  • Follow up on progress on HSEQ performance and align according to corporate and local needs
  • Engage in and drive HSEQ targets with the team
  • Review, translate and improve training material and follow up on the progress
  • Participate in audits and assessments
  • Support the HSEQ Europe organisation in any HSEQ -related matters
  • Ensure adherence to all compliance standards and operate with integrity at all times


What you'll need to succeed

  • Experience working in a similar HSEQ role, preferably within an international manufacturing environment
  • Ability to communicate and influence at all levels of the organisation, from shop floor to Factory Managers
  • A university degree in occupational safety, health and/or environment management or the equivalent vocational qualification
  • Experience working with Environmental projects
  • Experience working with EHS reporting system
  • Structured and analytical with exceptional attention to detail
  • Possess a continuous improvement mindset and a pragmatic approach to assigned tasks
  • Possess commitment and enthusiasm to drive change and results
  • The ability to manage multiple tasks, prioritising accordingly and manage various stakeholder expectations
  • Fluent in both written and spoken Finnish and English 


Why join us
We are passionate about doors and are one of the world's largest manufacturers in this field. If you want to join us, we provide an international environment, a high level of flexibility, great potential for personal development and the opportunity to impact our business.

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.




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