Are you a recent college graduate or graduating soon and seeking to learn about leadership in a sales/manufacturing environment? Join Welch Packaging today! Welch Packaging was founded upon the principle that making a difference was what mattered most. With a clear vision to provide the highest quality corrugated packaging experience. Today, with 14 regional locations, 5 distribution centers and over 1000 employees, Welch Packaging remains dedicated to servicing the needs of local customers with custom cardboard boxes, creative packaging solutions, and a commitment to long-term relationships. Welch Packaging has never wavered from the core values upon which it was founded. Welch Packaging strives to make a difference in customers' business, associates' lives, and every community affected by its work. We believe associate training and development is the foundation of our success. Welch Packaging has constant history of growth since it began in 1985. Change is welcomed and encouraged for career growth with compensation for performance.
In addition to a competitive wage we offer competitive benefits package that includes a 50% match 401K up to 8% of your contributions, wellness incentives, contributions to your health savings account up to $700, 100% coverage on preventative care benefits including prescription medicines, medical, dental, vision, life and supplement life insurances.
Welch Packaging is currently seeking motivated students, upcoming graduates and recent graduates to participate in our Management Candidate Program.
Beginning your career at Welch Packaging is about OPPORTUNITY. We provide the opportunity, you provide the willingness to learn, engage in our business, and take advantage of the training & development opportunities we created to enable your success. Learning the components of the business helps entry-level Early Career Professionals develop leadership and business acumen that builds a strong foundation for multiple roles across our organization. As a participant in the Welch Packaging Early Career Development program, candidates will have an opportunity for exposure in production, customer service, sales, quality, design, and other critical roles that support our mission: To Provide The Ultimate Corrugated Experience. As the first phase of our leadership development opportunity as a Early Career Professional.
Program model focuses on the following components:
1) Production Rotation is an opportunity to learn the business from the ground-up. Participants will work on various machine centers across our Production operations to learn key areas of Safety, Quality, and Productivity. Within this production rotation is the initial training & development curriculum which provides exposure to our company history, mission, vision, values, strategy, and core systems & processes within our business.
2) Upon conclusion of the Production Rotation, Early Career Professionals will be placed in initial functional role with Welch. Aligned to both your career path interests and needs of the business, this is your first opportunity in a functional role within Production, Customer Service, Materials (Purchasing, Tooling), Design or Sales.
Throughout your Production Rotation and initial Functional Role, you will participate in many training & development courses that will provide you the opportunity to develop an understanding of our business and your individual strengths and areas of interest.
As a member of the Welch Packaging Leadership Development Program, you will have an opportunity to join a Company that is focused not only on our continued growth of the Company, but the continued growth of our employees.
Welch Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
About Welch Packaging
Headquartered in Elkhart, IN, Welch Packaging was started in 1985 with four employees. Since then, Welch has become one of the most dynamic independent packaging companies in the United States with over 1000 associates across 14 locations. Welch Packaging owns and operates Corrugated Converting companies that design, sell, and manufacture corrugated products for “local” customers. We practice family values and inspire our associates to exceed our customer expectations. Our value proposition is quick, reliable service and creative packaging solutions. Our service promise is 100% on time delivery, the fastest quotes in the market, no returns or short pays, and we are easy to do business with. Welch hires individuals who fit our business culture -- people with integrity, a commitment to customer service, and a passion for success. Welch looks for life-long learners committed to making a difference in our business, our customers’ business, and the lives of others through their work. Our mission at Welch Packaging is to design, manufacture, and deliver niche corrugated products and packaging solutions for our “local” customer vision to make a difference in: our customer's business, our ...associates’ lives, and our communities. As our core values we believe in: integrity, customer experience, service discipline, and family culture.