A Fox Valley-based enterprise is hoping to create new alternatives for staff displaced from jobs transferring out of the area.

Hoffmaster Group Inc., a producer of specialty disposable tabletop merchandise, is working at its amenities in Oshkosh, Clintonville and Okonto. Hoffmaster produces tabletop objects comparable to napkins, placemats, desk covers and tableware.

Gene Schmidt, Halfmaster Vice President of Human Sources, informed The Put up-Crescent that the corporate is situated at its headquarters in Oshkosh at 2920 N. Fundamental St. is recruiting 40 to 50 Manufacturing posts in all shifts. Hoffmaster can be recruiting 40 to 50 manufacturing positions in all shifts at its Clintonville location, 255 Spring St.

Different open positions embrace manufacturing supervisor positions at Hoffmaster’s Oshkosh, Clintonville and Okonto (139 Evergreen Highway) amenities. The corporate additionally has alternatives for delivery, warehouse supervision and planning positions at Oshkosh.

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Schmidt mentioned that with the revelation that Fox Valley will lose tons of of jobs subsequent 12 months as companies comparable to Kimberly-Clark and Clearwater Paper Company transfer out of the realm, Hoffmaster is hoping to assist among the affected staff.

Regardless of the coronavirus pandemic, Halfmaster had a productive 2020 and carried out higher than lots of its rivals, in line with CEO Rory Leiden.

“Whereas initially impacted by the pandemic and restaurant closures, Halfmaster benefited from its sturdy retail presence all through 2020,” he mentioned. “Resulting from sensible investments in new product growth, Hoffmaster’s restaurant enterprise is rising quickly and is anticipated to be above pre-pandemic ranges by summer season.”

Extra details about job openings at Halfmaster might be discovered on the corporate’s web site.

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Contact Brad Starr at bstar@postcrescent.com. Observe him on Twitter at @byBradStar.

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