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Group Lead

Date: Jun 10, 2022

Location: Sterling Heights, MI, US, 48312

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.

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

Manufacturing Team Leaders 
Shifts – Second, Overtime Available 

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

Hiring Now – Immediate need for new Manufacturing Team Leaders 

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. 

Depending on assignment, our team members may do any of the following duties: 

· Ensure the safety and productivity of all employees assigned to designated shift 
· Coordinates work activities with management 
· Participate in Continuous Improvement processes, such as SQDCI Board & Gemba Walks 
· Read and interpret production schedule 
· Ensure security of facilities during designated shift hours 
· Ensure all safety, manufacturing, and quality procedures are followed 
· Enable effective communications between management and operators 
· Train new employees and coach existing employees 
· Investigate and report all incidents 

· Check shipping documents for correct customer information

· Operating propane and electric forklift vehicles (“hi-lo”)

· Perform start of shift preventative maintenance inspection

· Load semi-trucks and box trucks with required finished product

· Assist in inventory cycle counts as needed

· Material preparation and material handling

· Staging and packaging finished product for delivery

· Other general warehouse duties as needed

· Other general warehouse duties as needed 
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

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: Detroit