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Utz as an employer

Working for Utz

The Utz Group

Utz is a family owned company. This not only is there a strong association with the Utz Family but there is also a family atmosphere fostered at each of our global locations. At Utz we seek to fully encourage our employees and place trust and responsibility in them from day one. It is for this reason many Utz Group Employees not only enjoy their work but remain with the company for many years.

Utz France

Located in the heart of the Plaine de l'Ain on the right bank of the Rhône, 35 kilometers north-east of Lyon, Utz France employs around 70 people at its site in Saint-Vulbas. This new factory of 16000 m² is a 4.0 factory which has been designed in terms of energy flow and optimization. The location offers many advantages, mobility solutions and many activities for people working in the area thanks to the PIPA Business Club. Utz France wants to be close to its employees and has set up a possible teleworking agreement and organizes several Team Buildings per year for employees who want to participate (in France or abroad).

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% of employees over 10 years with us

1400

employees

43

nationalities

123

professions

Our daily business

Strong Cooperation

Throughout the Utz group we work together globally across dedicated project groups. These serve as forums for both experience and knowledge. There are regular face to face meetings, Skype conferences and telephone calls that create an open, and helpful corporate culture.

At the forefront of technology

Close intercompany cooperation between the global Utz sites has led to many innovations which have been designed to accommodate specific uses and logistical needs of our customers. We utilize state of the art production equipment and our employees are highly qualified. Many are leaders in their own fields of interest. This frequent exchange of information and continuous training all contribute to the comprehensive and extensive know – how of the Utz Group.

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Values that bind us together

Core values

We work by and are fully dedicated to our Utz values. These are on full display in all company offices and literature.

We focus on people

A sense of community and togetherness are being of the upmost importance. Coupled with this reliability is of paramount priority. Our employees can rely on their company and this will always be the case. Utz in return places great trust in its employees. This creates a strong and long lasting affinity with company. The long service of many colleagues is proof of this.

Personal and professional development at Utz

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Continuous training

Utz has many education and training resources staff can access. Many employees who started their career with us have completed the path from that of trainee to management. We will always support our colleagues during every step of their careers with us and we offer many numerous job development opportunities along the way. There is always room to grow with Utz.

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Global training options

Part of your own development as an employee within Utz will see the option to move beyond your own Utz location. You will be able to visit and spend time getting to know and understand the specific work and market needs of other Utz sites around the globe.

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Utz Academy

The Utz Academy is a full online training program. You will find fully assessed learning modules in which all areas and aspects of the company are covered. Each module will be assigned in accordance to your own role.

Emina Menkovic, Sales

Emina Menkovic, Sales I'm one of Utz! Through many years of cooperation with our customers, we can build beautiful relationships. With colleagues internally, one can quickly find goal-oriented solutions. These simplify your work and the search for solutions.

Emina Menkovic, Sales

Emina Menkovic, Sales I'm one of Utz! Through many years of cooperation with our customers, we can build beautiful relationships. With colleagues internally, one can quickly find goal-oriented solutions. These simplify your work and the search for solutions.

On site around the world

Utz employees are part of a globally reaching company. Our customers are amongst the most recognized international brands in the world. With our containers, dedicated customer driven solutions and plastic pallets, we increase efficiency in logistical processes and the wider supply chain. The Utz Group is one of the most respected global players in the engineering, development, and production of plastic material handling solutions.

400

million swiss francs consolidated sales

1400

employees

Applications welcome

We are always happy to welcome new colleagues. Apply for a specific job offer or e-mail us spontaneously. The important thing in the end is that we suit each other.

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