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Date: Sep 22, 2021

Location: Rantoul, IL, US, 61866

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.

OUR COMPANY

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.

 

Summary/Objective:

JELD-WEN is one of the world’s largest door and window manufacturers. We design, produce, and distribute an extensive range of interior and exterior doors, wood, vinyl, and aluminum windows, and related products for use in the new construction and repair and remodeling of residential homes and non-residential buildings.

 

This position is responsible to proactively review weekly planning reports; determine inventory needs and release purchase orders as necessary.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Process Returned Material Authorizations (RMA or RMG) for defective product; process freight claims as necessary; negotiate disposition of scrap and rework due to supplier quality.
  • Conduct both on-site and off-site physical inventory counting; perform and audit physical count accuracy.
  • Maintain planning factors part master.
  • Review supplier invoices, verifying pricing.
  • Maintain familiarity with all purchased part profiles, finishes, configurations, sources, and uses.
  • In collaboration with site production managers, ensure orderly and accurate storage of material.
  • In collaboration with site production managers, develop alternate uses for excess/obsolete material.
  • In collaboration with Engineering, Technical Services, and JELD-WEN Management, assist in the sourcing of purchased material for new products under development.
  • Act as the primary conduit between JELD-WEN and its suppliers regarding raw material supply and market costs, process improvements and obsolescence, and other factors which impact supply.
  • Coordinate supplier visits, partner closely with JELD-WEN site leaders on supplier calls and delivery status.
  • In collaboration with Bill of Material personnel, ensure that material relief is accurate; assist in correcting usages where necessary.
  • Complete special projects as assigned: Pricing review, Replacement Parts Catalog, Cost/Price Updates.

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: Champaign
Nearest Secondary Market: Urbana