Career Opportunities

Sunburst Chemicals, located in Bloomington, MN is an industry-leading manufacturer of cleaning and sanitizing chemicals, specializing in solid detergent systems. Our products are sold and serviced directly to customers and through distributors throughout the US and internationally. For over 95 years, Sunburst has been family-owned and operated with a passion for helping customers succeed by bringing value through innovative solutions. We are a small, hard-working group of professionals who also know how to have fun. At Sunburst, we value our employees, our comfortable culture & relaxed environment, and our dedication to our internal and external customers.

Sunburst Chemicals offers the opportunity to join a stable, thriving, and innovative industry leader. We offer a competitive compensation package including a base salary and bonus opportunity along with healthcare benefits, a 401K program, and profit-sharing. Our office is a casual dress work environment, with a culture that stresses independent motivation, dedication, and a team atmosphere.

Sunburst Chemicals is an Equal Opportunity Employer

To apply, please email resume and qualifications to steve.lippoli@sunburstchemicals.com

OPEN POSITIONS

Route Sales Technician – Flint, MI, Bloomington, MN and Atlanta, GA

We seek an experienced Route Sales Technician with troubleshooting, route service and technical skills to join our team. This important position partners with our field sales team to ensure customer satisfaction through regular service and maintenance of Sunburst equipment. Specific duties include:

  • Service and sell products and systems to customers on your route.
  • Provide counsel to route customers regarding products, equipment, and systems.
  • Utilize CRM and QAS reporting.
  • Perform regularly scheduled maintenance for Sunburst dispensers and related equipment.
  • Provide emergency service when required (this includes after hours and weekends).
  • Troubleshoot problems not related to Sunburst equipment and make recommendations to customer to resolve.
  • Assist in building prototypes and special request dispensers.
  • Provide assistance through inbound technical support calls regarding products, dispensers, installations, and applications.
  • Provide feedback on new product field tests.

Qualified candidates will have 2+ years’ experience in route service, an excellent driving record and the ability to lift 50+ pounds. Candidates that are self-motivated, have excellent time management and good technical skills are encouraged to apply! Intermediate customer database and reporting systems such as CRM and QAS, desired. Background in chemical, laundry, or food service industries, highly desired.

 

Territory Manager – VA

We seek an experienced Territory Manager with an entrepreneurial attitude to join our team. This important position develops sales and practices account retention to ensure customer satisfaction.  Specific duties include:

  • Develop Sales & Service Plans in collaboration with field leadership to successfully achieve individual and team objectives.
  • Conduct end-use customer and distributor consultative sales & service meetings.
  • Develop, prepare & present proposals for new prospects with an emphasis on problem solving.
  • Perform regularly scheduled maintenance for Sunburst dispensers and related equipment.
  • Provide emergency service when required (this includes after hours and weekends).
  • Troubleshoot problems not related to Sunburst equipment and make recommendations to customer to resolve.
  • Assist in building prototypes and special request dispensers.
  • Provide assistance through inbound technical support calls regarding products, dispensers, installations, and applications.
  • Provide feedback on new product field tests.

Qualified candidates will have 5+ years’ distributor field experience, ability to work in varied environments, an excellent driving record and the ability to lift 50+ pounds. Candidates that are self-motivated, have excellent time management and good technical skills are encouraged to apply! Intermediate customer database and reporting systems such as CRM and QAS, desired. Background in chemical, laundry, or food service industries, highly desired.

 

Production Packaging Associate – Bloomington, MN

We seek a Warehouse Associate with accurate order picking and receiving skills to join our busy team. This important position partners with our manufacturing team to ensure timely delivery of our products to our customers and vendors. Specific duties include:

  • Accurately picking and packaging orders
  • Operate sitting forklifts to transfer materials
  • Complete work orders related to packaging
  • Supporting various departments within the company with shipping related needs

Qualified candidates will have excellent communication skills and 1+ years’ experience in a warehouse environment. RF scanner and forklift experience desired. Background in manufacturing or distribution, highly desired.