General Production

Date: Jun 29, 2024

Location: Ligonier, IN, US, 46767

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.

We Make Doors – Where they lead is up to you…



Under direct supervision, the General Production position performs repetitive production support operations using hand tools and associated machinery and equipment to assist in the manufacturing and of JELD-WEN products and all other JELD-WEN related building products.


Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Operate small and large machines in the production of doors & windows.
  • Work on door & window assembly lines
  • Inspect all product for quality.
  • Machining products for hardware installation
  • Material preparation and material handling
  • Staging and packaging finished product for delivery
  • Other general warehouse duties as needed.
  • Opportunities to cross-train, enhance your skillset and advance your career.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative, but not all inclusive, of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. The employee is occasionally required to sit, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. Ability to stand for minimum 10 hours per shift. The employee must occasionally and/or frequently lift and/or move stock, materials, and unfinished and finished production-oriented materials in and near their work areas that weigh between 10 and 75 pounds. Reasonable accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) will be reviewed and considered on a case-by case basis.


Work Environment

While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be frequently exposed to fumes, airborne particles, moving mechanical parts and machines, vibrations, and loud noises. All safety protocols including OSHA guidelines as mentioned above are mandatory.



  • High School Diploma or GED
  • The ability to perform entry level, repetitive type assembly functions using hand or power tools, and applicable machinery and equipment to assist in the assembly of the JELD-WEN product line.
  • The ability to work in a manufacturing and fast paced environment.
  • Very energetic and enthusiastic
  • Reliable transportation, punctual and dependable
  • Must have a responsible attitude, safety conscious and results driven
  • Must be able to work overtime as needed.




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

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.

Nearest Major Market: Fort Wayne