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Logistics/Distribution Asst

Date: Sep 16, 2021

Location: Sacramento, CA, US, 95829

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.

American Building Supply (ABS), a subsidiary of Jeld Wen, and one of the Nation’s largest wholesale suppliers of Doors, Door Hardware, Windows, and Millwork, currently has a position available for Dispatch Associate to assist our Distribution division in providing value-added goods and services to our customers.

JELD-WEN 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 aluminum windows.

 

General Description of Duties:

  • Assist in scheduling and coordinating job site deliveries and production order flow, ensuring safe and on-time pickup and delivery
  • Distribute and slot tickets as required
  • Provide customer service and support to customers via the phone and email, as well as will-call
  • Communicate customer service needs with drivers, sales, and operations
  • Update scheduling database with ticket details


Preferred Experience:

  • Solid customer service background
  • Answering a high volume of calls from Drivers, Customers, and Sales Team
  • Logistics or transportation experience
  • 2+ years of basic computer skills, with ability to be trained on company software


Other important qualifications:

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Positive outgoing attitude
  • Self-motivated, goal-orientated, excellent work habits
  • Ability to work with others in a fast-paced, high-volume environment
  • Promote and maintain a TEAM atmosphere

Previous experience in a manufacturing or similar environment is preferred, but not required.

 What we offer

  • As well as a safe, challenging & fast paced working environment
  • Competitive Benefits, including Paid Time Off, Health, Dental & Vision Insurance, 401k and Tuition Reimbursement
  • Opportunities to cross-train, enhance your skillset and advance your career

 

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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: Sacramento