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General Production

Date: Oct 14, 2021

Location: Pottsville, PA, US, 17901

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.


Under direct supervision, the General Production position(s) performs custodial duties in offices, warehouses, manufacturing areas, other building interiors, and in some cases building exteriors, at all JELD-WEN plants and facilities. The General Production also performs some production activities and operates machinery associated with the JELD-WEN product lines. This position also requires considerable more knowledge and responsibilities over that of the General Production positions as referenced in the position descriptions, and may provide guidance to the I and II positions while working closely with management and appropriate skilled trade positions to perform more complex duties. 


Examples include advanced knowledge and understanding of the organizational goals and objectives, and policies and procedures. Must be able to work with all levels of the organization to coordinate work that must be performed by skilled trade workers (Maintenance level positions) and must have the ability to contact and schedule vendors or contractors for necessary building repairs and emergencies that can’t be performed by existing JELD-WEN  personnel. Must also notify and work with supervisory people on the need of these repairs and log them accordingly. This position not only uses appropriate cleaning equipment and performs routine maintenance on all building interior and exteriors, but also requisitions supplies and equipment needed for same.  Will inform supervision in order to provide guidance, or works with General Production positions to perform maintenance duties. Works in a safe manner using appropriate safety equipment while performing maintenance and General Production duties. Maintains the work areas and equipment in a clean and orderly condition and follows prescribed safety regulations per plant and facility policies and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) guidelines. This includes, but is not limited to, the use of safety glasses, ear plugs, masks, steel toed boots/shoes,  and associated safety equipment when using cleaning products and in order to be on the plant floor and perform the job duties in a safe and efficient/effective manner. Reports unsafe conditions to appropriate supervision. Performs other duties as assigned by management.

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: Allentown