JELD-WEN Excellence Model (JEM)
JELD-WEN is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of windows and doors. The Winnipeg operation is the only JELD-WEN facility that produces windows, exterior doors and interior doors all on one site. On this tour, you will learn about "JEM", a collection of LEAN manufacturing tools and process improvement techniques that engage associates at all levels and enables JELD-WEN to achieve operational excellence. You will tour glass unit (IGU) production and window and door assembly and see the various elements of the ‘closed loop’ shop floor visual management system; the hour by hour production boards, KPI tracking boards, basic problem solving and Gemba walks.
- No competitors allowed
- No cameras/recording devices
- No high-heeled shoes
- Closed-toe shoes
- Safety Glasses will be provided
- Hearing protection will be provided