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Senior Maintenance

Date: Jan 17, 2023

Location: Spokane, WA, US, 99202

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.

JELD-WEN is currently seeking a Senior Maintenance to join our growing team.


· Must have strong communication skills, be a team player with a positive attitude, and will need to be a self-starter and work with minimal supervision.

· Strong logical thinking skills

· Must possess the ability to read and understand directions/procedures in equipment manuals, understand how to read blueprints, wiring diagrams, schematic drawings, and engineering instructions.

· Hands on knowledge of volt meters and other test/measuring equipment, must possess the ability to solve electrical problems (such as maintenance of automation equipment, wiring equipment, connecting airlines, power supply, AC/DC motors and control cabinets).  Experienced with troubleshooting up to 480v 3ph equipment, and experience with troubleshooting control circuits.

· Must be able to work with PLCs and HMIs (Programming of the frequency drive), perform basic PLC programming skills for troubleshooting equipment and associated processes

· Knowledge and ability to use basic power tools (such as electric drills, drill press, saws, grinders, pneumatic and hydraulic tools)

· 5+ years experience in industrial or manufacturing maintenance preferred

Essential Job Duties & Responsibilities:

· Respond to any equipment issues or breakdowns in a timely manner, possesses the ability to prioritize work based on production needs.

· Perform preventive maintenance on various production equipment to ensure that machines continue to run smoothly, develop and refine preventive maintenance procedures for the equipment, properly maintain automation equipment, and associated machinery to designed standards.

· Identify and resolve equipment malfunctions, troubleshoot and repair defective circuitry and electronic components, use data from machine to analyze and evaluate performance and determine adjustment needed.

· Repairing electrical and pneumatic devices, install and maintain electrical control systems and solid-state equipment, troubleshoot pneumatic circuits, maintain tooling and fixtures as needed to support production.

· Read and understand electrical schematics.

· Experience in the installation of new or moving of existing equipment to improve the operations efficiency.

· Experienced with CNC mill, lathe, surface grinder.

· Understand how to operate equipment, and to have knowledge of manufacturing equipment and processes.

· Familiar with RO and DI water systems.

· Ability to rebuild old machines.

· Have a basic understanding of computer hardware and programing.

· Capable of operating an industrial forklift and scissor lift.

· Maintain equipment and work area in a clean and orderly condition.

· Maintain time logs, spare parts inventory, and email communication

· Interaction with OEM technical support and plant personnel

· Follow safety rules and regulations, including wearing the proper PPE, following LOTO procedures, and accident reporting procedures

· Any other duties assigned or required by your manager


Who We Are

Headquartered in Charlotte, NC, JELD-WEN is a leading global manufacturer of high-performance interior and exterior building products, offering one of the broadest selections of windows, interior and exterior doors, and wall systems. JELD-WEN delivers a differentiated customer experience, providing construction professionals with durable, energy-efficient products and labor-saving services that help them maximize productivity and create beautiful, secure spaces for all to enjoy. The JELD-WEN team is driven by innovation and committed to creating safe, sustainable environments for customers, associates, and local communities. The JELD-WEN family of brands includes JELD-WEN® worldwide; LaCantina™ and VPI™ in North America; Swedoor® and DANA® in Europe; and Corinthian®, Stegbar®, and Breezway® in Australia.


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.


Expected pay for this role is between $28.68 to $43.03 per hour and is based on experience and qualifications.


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.


JELD-WEN does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies, or fee-based recruitment services.


Nearest Major Market: Spokane