The Emerging LeaderZ Program

Position Description:

Zumbiel’s Emerging LeaderZ program allows individuals the opportunity to graduate college debt free with years of paid experience in their career.

Why work for us?

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and 401k with company match
  • Culture and engagement committee
  • Unique family-owned culture
  • Wellness program
  • Room for growth and development

Successful applicants of the Emerging LeaderZ program:

  • Part-time employment at Zumbiel
  • Earn college credits to graduate with a certificate, diploma, or degree
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Full-time employment upon completion of the program

Successful applicants will apply to one of the following positions:

Human Resources


Customer Service



Information Technology


  • Mechanical trainee
  • Electrical trainee

Cutting Department

  • Die cutter trainee

Finishing Department 

  • Gluer operator trainee

Successful applicants will need to pass a background check, drug screening, physical, and audiogram before orientation.

Communication Skills/Requirements:

Must be able to effectively communicate verbally and in writing with management, peers, and other employees. Have active listening skills, attention to details, and follow-through. Have a strong customer focus.  Required to identify areas of need, while defining problems, and identifying potential options and solutions to meet and exceed customer expectations. Must demonstrate tact, professionalism, teamwork, flexibility, attention to detail, an organized approach to work with a positive attitude.

Reasoning Ability:

Majority of tasks require some judgment. Needs to define problems, draw valid conclusions. Must exhibit solid attention to detail.  Must be able to perform multiple tasks and work under pressure in a fast-paced manufacturing environment. Normal level of concentration is required for accuracy.


  • All duties to be performed in compliance with the company guidelines, and safety policy.
  • MUST WEAR Ear plug hearing protection, safety glasses, and face mask in Designated Areas.
  • MUST WEAR Hair Net when handling direct food contact packaging.


No experience necessary. Manufacturing experience is a plus.


High School Diploma or GED required.

Discover more about the wonderful opportunities the Emerging LeaderZ Program can do for your career.

Company Overview:

Zumbiel Packaging is a fourth-generation family-owned business that has been in the printingbusiness for over 170 years. Weare a printing company offering a wide range of products frombeverage to consumer, and one of the leading in the industry. This is a company that offers theopportunity for a career and a unique culture with our family-owned atmosphere.

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Must be authorized to work in the United States

Zumbiel Packaging provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.