JELD-WEN - Great Opportunities, but boring redundant work | Glassdoor
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"Great Opportunities, but boring redundant work"

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  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Group Manager
Former Employee - Group Manager
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

Lots of opportunities for raises, transfers, and bonuses

Cons

Starting salary mediocre, very boring production line work. No vacation until one year in.

Advice to Management

More consistent feedback needed and avoid threat style managing

Other Employee Reviews for JELD-WEN

  1. "Great place to work when the economic times are good"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Inside Sales Representative
    Current Employee - Inside Sales Representative
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Comfortable, relaxed place to work; good work environment; fair pay for fair effort; good benefits; long-term benefits are first-rate

    Cons

    Owned and operated by one or two people, so subject to fits of whim and fancy by those individuals; Current economic condition has led to multiple layoffs, terminations, reduction in work hours and salaries

    Advice to Management

    Make a stronger effort to retain valuable employees in these economic hard times; be more cautious in acquiring other companies; place a higher value on employees


  2. "Company with oppurtunity"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Winnipeg, MB (Canada)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Winnipeg, MB (Canada)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good pay
    Great people (mostly)
    Hours were great

    Cons

    Unorganized
    A lot of favouritism
    Lengthy Christmas shut down

    Advice to Management

    Be open to change and listen to the staff

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