Bring your talent, drive and passion to kp and embark upon a career with impact
Who are kp?
Klöckner Pentaplast (kp) is a market leading plastics manufacturer. With 6,300 employees the business has 35 factories in 18 different countries and supplies to 72 countries globally. Our products are divided into three areas of expertise - food & consumer products, pharmaceutical & medical devices and specialties. With a business worth around €2 billion we strive to be the most responsible and sustainable plastics manufacturer in the World by being the largest buyer of post-consumer water bottle flake recyclate in Europe amongst a number of other projects.
Why join us?
We strive to nurture our employees because they know our business better than anyone else, we do this by promoting internally where we can and encouraging growth in your career. Watching our employees flourish is essential to our core and growth as a business. Several of our employees have been with the business for more than 10 years, so we must be doing something right!
A brief history…
kp was established in 1965 in Montbaur, Germany and has continued to grow into a global plastics manufacturing industry leader. With expansion from Germany into the United States 3 years later it’s continued growth saw expansion into more business in Europe. In 2012 kp was acquired by a group of investors led by Strategic Value Partners, LLC (SVP). The same partners who owned LINPAC Packaging, who were strong in the food sector, SVP saw huge potential to bring both companies together in 2017, creating a unique business that created a total packaging solution partner in the food and consumer areas.
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- Customer Service
- Environment, Health & Safety and Sustainability
- Human Resources
- Information Systems
- Manufacturing & Engineering
- Marketing & Sales
- Research & Development
- Supply Chain
- Technical Services
Start your career
Are you a graduate? Do you see yourself in the plastics or packaging sector? You can find entry level positions to start your career in the plastics industry here. We are always looking for new talent in any number of sectors within our business, from science, to engineering, to marketing, to business development and e-commerce. Get in touch to find out more about us.> Contact us