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Wood Worker-Cabinet Maker/Requisition

Date: Oct 2, 2021

Location: Oceanside, CA, US, 92056

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.

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



A Technician performs functions associated with the development, testing and production of all product.  Uses skills to fabricate custom Door and Window product along with the development of new product or processes.  Working with engineers and manufacturing team provide expertise and support in performing rework and quality testing related to the production of parts, components, subassemblies and final assemblies. Uses sophisticated procedures and programs to collect and evaluate operating data to conduct on-line adjustments to products and processes. May assist in developing methods and procedures to control or modify the manufacturing process. May assist engineers in conducting experiments and making changes as required.


Supports production activities that require higher skill set including component fabrication, fixture design, quality control, and technical documentation. Applications may include use of table saw, router, miter saw and hand drills.  Works from CAD drawings, written and verbal descriptions, layouts or defined plans to perform custom fabrication, testing and trouble-shooting functions. Performs operational test and functional assessment on systems and equipment. Assists in determining methods or actions to remedy malfunctions. Uses manufacturing, test, development or diagnostic equipment, including, but not limited to calipers, tape measurer, height gauges, pin gauges, thread gauges and specialized test apparatus.




1. 7 to 10yrs. experience in related millwork field like window and door manufacturing with extensive experience with door and window hardware is greatly preferred.   

2. Mill-work safe operating procedure and knowledge of the industry’s wood working equipment.

3. Experience training employees.

4. Ability to trouble shoot and work without direct supervision.

5. Strong mathematical skills

6. Strong Communication Skills both verbal and written.

7. Ability to prepare parts and assembly drawings (hand drafting only)

8. Computer Programs: Software knowledge Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.

9. A current, valid California Class C driver’s license at time of appointment and maintained at all times thereafter in order to operate a company vehicle.

10. Excellent attention to detail and good organization.



5-10% travel is anticipated

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

Nearest Major Market: San Diego