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General Production

Date: Sep 28, 2021

Location: Towanda, PA, US, 18848

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.


Job Title: General Production



JOB DESCRIPTION: The General Production will be responsible for safe and efficient forklift operation in assisting the Production A and the Logistics A in meeting production and delivery goals.  While Maintaining plant cleanliness.




  1. Safety:


- Use all available personal protective equipment.

Eye, Ear, Foot and Hand protection when required.

- Use all safety tools needed to perform job duties safety.

      Lock out Tag outs

      Machine guards


      Proper lifting techniques 

- Certified Fork Lift Driver. 

- Know locations for all master switches and emergency stops in the coatings plant.

- Know and be able to locate the designated areas for first aid, SDS/HMIS forms, and

   firefighting equipment.

  • Observe and follow HMIS/SDS requirements.
  • Follow all spill control measures.

- Keep work areas clean, and orderly. (5S)

- Report all safety concerns, accidents and near misses to your Group Manager




  1. Quality:



  • Follow standard of work i.e. "Batch Card” to ensure quality standards are done right the first time every time.
  • Filter all products going to warehouse/customer area specified quality target.
  • Notify Group Manager if standard work is compromised.
  • Know quality control measures for each product produced on site.

            Viscosity, Weight per gallon, Hegman, color, adhesion and block

  • Use Visual Management tools, i.e. Day to Day Board for production reporting.







  1. Delivery:


  • Perform or assist in maintenance repairs when requested.
  • Be able to stand for 2 to 3 hours. 
  • Be able to lift heavy loads, up to 50lbs.    
  • Be able to perform job duties of the Operator when needed.

                        Monitor and Move Finished Product to Customer.


  1. Cost:



  • Ensure we do not overuse any raw material in our production process.
  • Ensure we do not waste material on spills or mishaps.
  • Take care of equipment and tools to get maximum life before replacement.
  • Use JEM principals i.e. 5S tools to eliminate waste in process, time and storage.
  • Communicate concerns to Group Manager.


  1. Inventory:



  • Unload/load tankers and trucks.
  • Be able to perform job duties of the Operator when needed.

            Monitor and move finished product when needed.

            Perform Monthly and quarterly inventory.


JELD-WEN is an equal opportunity employer, committed to providing an environment free from all forms of unlawful discrimination. To ensure the safety and health of our employees, JELD-WEN maintains a drug-free work environment.


Nearest Major Market: Scranton