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Spangler Candy is a fourth generation family-owned private company that has been making candy since 1906. The candy industry is both fun and challenging, and we will continue to succeed in the future by following the principles that have been established and guided our actions since our founding in 1906. Spangler Candy Basic Beliefs: Be Honest, Be Practical, Be Market-wise and Be Independent.

Iconic Brands: Dum-Dums, Saf-T-Pops, Spangler Circus Peanuts, Spangler Candy Canes, Necco Wafers, Sweethearts Candies, and Canada Mints.

Talented Employees: Over 5,700 years of candy making experience in our current workforce. Spangler Candy currently employs over 500 individuals. 

Competitive Benefits: Incentive opportunity program, shift premiums, health, dental, vision, company-paid Basic Life and AD&D, paid vacations, holidays and retirement programs 

Tuition Reimbursement: Reimburse 100%  of tuition and one-half book costs. 

Wellness: Wellness incentive programs, health management resources, and company provided YMCA membership.

Commitment to Community: We are a positive force in the communities where we do business. 

Work-Life Balance: Family, life and work balance is important. 

Technology: State of the art manufacturing facility with the latest food production and packaging automation equipment.

Activate Health and Wellness Center: Company sponsored Activate Health and Wellness Clinic provides primary health and wellness care services at NO COST to employees and family members, located beside Spangler Candy. 

Working Conditions: Clean environment, 80% conditioned facility, excellent working conditions.

See below for job openings at Spangler Candy Company.

Process Mechanic

Repairs, rebuilds and troubleshoots process equipment on the production floor and throughout the plant. Responsible for maintenance and adjustment of equipment to provide a quality product at an efficient, productive level. Works closely with the production process striving to improve quality and efficiency.

Associate Product Development Manager

Spangler Candy Company, a world-class candy manufacturer is currently seeking an Associate Product Development Manager to fill a full-time salaried position in the Marketing Department.

The Associate Product Development Manager has the primary responsibility for coordinating development and product changes with Sales, Marketing, QA, Manufacturing, Engineering, Shipping, Purchasing, and outside vendors.

Typical responsibilities of the Associate Product Development Manager include:

  • Facilitating new product development from conception to launch and managing changes to existing products.
  • Managing numerous product changes and new products simultaneously.
  • Providing investigation and analysis of product improvement and cost savings.
  • Providing administrative support to Marketing, Sales and Product Development on the development of new products and project tracking.
  • Meeting with supplier representatives to discuss product changes and new designs.
  • Developing new packaging as recommended by Sales and/or Marketing or through own initiative where cost savings may be a factor.
  • Creating product specifications and packaging changes including dimensions, material, structure, design, and graphics.
  • Issuing information to all affected departments concerning new and/or changing product specifications.

Qualified candidates will demonstrate the following:

  • Highly attentive to details. Values accuracy and a precise approach to work tasks.
  • Bachelor’s degree or product development experience preferred.
  • Experience with consumer goods packaging materials such as corrugated, chipboard, bag films preferred.
  • Strong innovative, analytical skills and creativity to develop new ways to problem-solve.
  • Must be able to be flexible to adapt to a rapidly changing distribution channel.
  • Successful candidate will possess a positive, supportive and team-oriented attitude.
    • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
    • Proactively takes action to develop appropriate solutions.
    • Strong computer skills and proficiency in MS Office.

Accounting Assistant - Accounts Payable 

Primary responsibilities include: posting journal vouchers, accounts payable vouchers, entering vouchers into register, processing weekly check run and electronic payments via ACH and wire transfer, reconciling bank statements and posting subsidiary ledgers controlled by general ledgers. Additional responsibilities include maintaining vendor master file and state sales & use tax files and preparing quarterly returns. 

In order to be considered for this position, the applicant must possess the following qualifications: perform mathematical calculations, record /report information and draw conclusions from visual and/or physical research of documentation, good interpersonal skills, ability to maintain confidentiality, and proficient intermediate level computer skills. Minimum of High School education with knowledge of general accounting and general office procedures is required. Ideal candidate will have the ability to excel in a high transaction volume environment. 

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