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Health & Safety Coordinator

Date: Jan 10, 2022

Location: Winnipeg, MB, CA, R2K 4H3

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.


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.

Health and Safety Coordinator



  • Conduct and assist in identifying EH&S risks and hazards in the workplace as well as incident investigations, workplace inspections and hazard/risk assessments.
  • Conduct and assist with tracking of EH&S inspections and audit findings
  • Work with Supervisors in completing incident investigations and closing out action items.
  • Collaborate with functional departments to determine health and safety improvement opportunities within the facility.
  • Ensure that personal protective equipment is provided and being utilized, and all applicable record keeping is up to date.
  • Utilize incident and root cause analysis to provide direction and recommendations on how to mitigate/control losses and foster a proactive safety culture.
  • Ensure compliance with all JELD WEN global standards, policies, and applicable legislated requirements.
  • Filing/data input
  • Writing of JSAs and LOTO procedures.
  • Maintaining and updating department training Matrix.
  • Maintain company SDS program.
  • Quickly adjust from one task to another, prioritize, and multitask.
  • Administration of all Health and Safety Programs
  • Coordinates OHS training with external vendors as well as developing and delivering in-house EH&S Training as required.
  • Proactive Safety thinking and a willingness to assist in creating a positive safety culture



  • Post-secondary education directly related to Occupational Health and Safety with a minimum of 3 years’ related experience in a manufacturing industry is an asset
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Desire to get out and about the facility, completing daily walk throughs and inspections in a manufacturing environment.
  • Demonstrates results in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to perform multiple tasks at one time and prioritize as necessary to achieve deadlines.
  • Have experience or training in LEAN and Continuous Improvement.
  • Ability to confidently conduct orientations and employee training.
  • Must be able to work independently and collaboratively.
  • Responsible, conscientious, and detailed work ethic required.
  • Strong PC skills and experience with Microsoft Office software applications.
  • Ability to learn new software applications which will be a part of performing this job.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Seeks out and applies best practices as solutions to correct deficiencies.
  • Follow the JELD WEN: EH&S- Rolls and Responsibilities guidelines as well as policies and procedures.
  • Maintain Confidentiality


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