Come and explore career opportunities with Kruger Products L.P. (Canada) & KTG USA, and discover how you can make a difference in a growing and exciting Canadian industry. Learn more about who we are, what we do and what we value. Find out why talented individuals like you seek to join our team, and what personal and professional qualities we look for in candidates. See the variety of available career opportunities and learn how to apply for open positions at Kruger Products L.P. (Canada) & KTG USA.
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Who we are
Kruger Products L.P. (Canada) & KTG USA are leading manufacturers and distributors of tissue and paper towel products for both consumer in-home use, and commercial away from home use. We manufacture and distribute a wide range of products, including bathroom tissue, facial tissue, paper towels and napkins. Kruger Products' brands are top sellers, including Canada's #1 bathroom tissue brand Cashmere®, Western Canada's #1 bathroom tissue brand Purex®, and several other popular brands including SpongeTowels®, Scotties®' White Swan® and White Cloud® . Our White Cloud brand is manufactured in our KTG mill located in Memphis, Tennessee for distribution in the United States.
Kruger Products' parent company is Kruger Inc., a Montreal-based pulp and paper producer and responsible leader in sustainable forestry, renewable resources and recycling. Family-owned Kruger Inc. has operations located across North America, manufacturing and selling newsprint, coated paper, tissue, linerboard, packaging, lumber and wood products to world markets.
Next: Mission and Goals
Mission and Goals
Kruger Products L.P. (Canada) & KTG USA mission is to deliver products and services to our customers that continuously fulfill their expectations. Our goal is to maintain our strong market leadership within Canada and to increase our market share by leveraging our strong distribution position — and by building the most effective team in our industry. We partner with employees to constantly improve the business of buying, producing, selling and servicing our products.
Kruger Inc.'s goal is to produce high-quality products in a cost-effective manner, taking a leadership role in building environmental awareness and promoting sustainable forest development.
Next: Philosophy and Values
Philosophy and Values
Kruger Products L.P. (Canada) & KTG USA has been, a "family business" from the beginning. We are proud of who we are, and what we do. We're friendly and relaxed, yet passionate and committed to our work. We value integrity and trust each other to do what's right. Life-long careers are common at Kruger Products. Why? In a word: loyalty. Strong loyalty unites us as a company, extending from the entire organization to each person and back.
At Kruger Products, we strive to conduct environmentally sensitive operations. We encourage everyone who works with us to share our commitment to the environment and operate with the same environmental sensitivity as we do.
In addition to the environment, Kruger Products is an enthusiastic and committed corporate sponsor, investing time in community-building activities and local philanthropy. We support a host of charitable causes, often in concert with our local retail partners and customers. Our corporate philanthropic endeavours touch the community at large:
- Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation
- Nature Canada
- Friends of We Care sending Easter Seals kids to camp
- Ronald McDonald House Charities
- St. Jude Children's Hospital
In 2011, Kruger Products marked its 30th anniversary of sponsoring the Canadian Women's Curling Championship—The Scotties Tournament of Hearts—the longest corporate sponsorship of amateur sports in Canada.
Next: Life at Kruger Products
Kruger Products L.P. (Canada) & KTG USA offers challenging and rewarding careers in several principal areas:
Marketing – Create the vision and strategy for building leading brands. Manage stewardship and innovation with activities ranging from brand advertising and promotions to in store "guerrilla" programs to reach our targeted consumers.
Sales – Pursue our business development opportunities. Develop results oriented sales plans to achieve brand-building market leadership to fulfill customer needs.
Engineering and mill operations – Develop quality products, processes, and production methods to keep the company winning today. Ensure the competitive edge needed to build the leading brands of tomorrow.
Production & Maintenance - Produce, inspect or test, warehouse and ship quality products in a team environment with a focus on customer satisfaction. Repair, maintain and troubleshoot various processes and equipment to ensure the efficient operation of the facility.
Finance – Guide the key business decisions with sound financial and accounting expertise. Provide the fiscal tools needed for organization success.
Human Resources – Attract, recruit and retain the best people. Create and maintain the highest standards of workplace excellence through development of our talent that encompasses a variety of components such as training, career development, career management and organizational development.
Compensation & Benefits
Kruger Products L.P. (Canada) & KTG USA offers a competitive compensation package that includes comprehensive flexible benefit programs. We regularly monitor the marketplace to ensure our compensation packages remain competitive with other major industry employers. Our benefit programs are as diverse as our workforce, and often vary by geographic location or business function. Additionally, incentive awards are also offered when the company meets established business goals.
Our full-time salaried employee benefit programs include:
- Health & Dental Care
- Life, Accident & Disability Insurance
- Paid vacation, emergency leave & flexible hours
- Defined Contribution Retirement Plan/ 401K
- Education Plans
- Employees Assistance program
- Our full time hourly employees (production) benefit programs are outlined in each respective collective agreement.
Our premium products are produced at five papermaking Mills across North America. In Canada, operations are located in Crabtree, Sherbrooke and Gatineau, Quebec; and New Westminster, British Columbia. Our White Cloud brand is produced at our mill in Memphis, Tennessee.
Kruger Products L.P. (Canada) & KTG USA employees are offered a challenging, engaging work environment that supports development and teamwork. At KPLP, we value input from employees: suggestions are regularly used to improve production processes and daily workplace activities. Kruger Products L.P. (Canada) & KTG USA offers an enjoyable and stable workplace where employees are members of the Kruger family!
To learn more about the culture at each of our operating Mills, we invite you to view the videos below:
Next: Growth and Development
Growth and Development
Kruger Products L.P. (Canada) & KTG USA are committed to nurturing continuous personal and professional development necessary to ensure job satisfaction and a successful career. We support learning and development in a variety of ways, including on-the-job training and coaching, partnerships with recognized educational institutions, and training and education delivered by our in-house trainers.
Learn a language, sharpen your business skills, cross-train for a new position, learn to safely drive a forklift or learn to operate a new machine. Our training sessions offer both hard-skills training and soft-skills competency development. Through our coaching and mentoring programs, you'll get the support and guidance you need to succeed on the job and reach your highest potential.
Next: Joining our Team
Joining our Team
Kruger Products L.P. (Canada) & KTG USA seeks talented people who want to make a difference as part of an engaging and dynamic team. Strong candidates with solid work experience, an entrepreneurial mindset and a natural drive for success are invited to apply using our online application system. Kruger Products, an Equal Opportunity employer, welcomes applicants from all backgrounds.
We sincerely appreciate your interest in Kruger Products. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted, with other resumes saved for future consideration whenever new positions arise. Apply today to one of our many exciting positions, and discover the benefits of being part of a winning team!
Next: Co-op Opportunities
Kruger Products, a strong supporter of co-op education, has received the Co-op Employer of the Year award from the University of Toronto at Scarborough. Our co-op education and internship programs are available to post-secondary full-time students registered with an academic institution's co-op or internship program. Typically, students will join us for four - or eight - month work terms with competitive salaries.
Co-op positions at Kruger Products L.P. (Canada) & KTG USA often involve students in key operational areas of the company. We offer a wide variety of real workplace challenges and responsibilities, including participation in senior-level initiatives. Many students report that the breadth and depth of their experience at Kruger Products L.P. (Canada) & KTG USA is unprecedented amongst their classmates.
Our co-op employment opportunities are posted at post-secondary institutions. If you are interested in seeking a co-op term with us, check with your co-op office to review available opportunities and obtain application information.
Next: Contact and Maps
"My co-op placement at Kruger Products L.P. (Canada) & KTG USA was an excellent experience. I gained a solid understanding of what it is actually like to work in Human Resources. If you are looking for a challenging, rewarding work experience with friendly co-workers, I highly recommend a co-op placement with Kruger Products."
Sarah Loucks – Human Resources Co-op Student 3rd year BBA student streaming in Strategic Management
"I learned so much during my co-op work term! I was amazed to see how great and supportive the whole team was! From day 1, I started to work on company-wide projects, and I had the opportunity to interact with different supervisors to learn as much as possible from my experience! It definitely did put my career on the right track!"
Julie Peloquin – Human Resources Co-op Student 4th year BBA student streaming in Human Resources
"As a co-op student, not only did I feel a significant improvement in my skills, but my manager always challenged me to grow my potential. I was given significant departmental responsibilities and I definitely felt the accountability and rewards from everything that I've accomplished here!"
Cheryl Ho – Trade Marketing Associate Co-op Student 3rd year BBA student streaming in Marketing