Since its founding in 1866, The Sherwin-Williams Company has not only grown to be the largest producer of paints and coatings in the United States, but is among the largest producers in the world with annual sales of over $8 billion.
Sherwin-Williams manufactures and sells labeled architectural coatings, industrial finishes and associated supplies through company-owned stores. We also manufacture and sell coatings such as Dutch Boy ®, Pratt & Lambert ®, Martin-Senour ®, Dupli-Color ®, Krylon ®, Thompson’s ®, Duron ® and Minwax® plus private label brands to independent dealers, mass merchandisers and home improvement centers. In addition, we produce coatings for original equipment manufacturers in a number of industries and special purpose coatings for the automotive aftermarket.
Our Culture & Benefits
A Great Culture– Seven core values drive our culture and guide Sherwin-Williams as a team and as a company. These values, Integrity, People, Service, Quality, Performance, Innovation and Growth, are reflected in our people, products, and business practices and relationships.
Great Benefits– At 33% of salaries, Sherwin-Williams’ benefit package is one of the best in the business. We’re not just talking short-term benefits like health and dental insurance but benefits that grow over your lifetime:
• Company-paid pension plan
• Stock purchase & savings program – 401(k)
• Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
• Disability, Life, and Accident Insurance Plans
• Adoption Assistance
• Paid holidays and vacations
• Global Wellness Program
• Tuition Aid
• Employee Discount Programs
Opportunities for Advancement– More than 90% of placements into managerial and professional positions in the Paint Stores Group come from within the company. Over 700 college recruits are hired every year into our Manager Trainee Program and receive training in different divisions and functions.
Sales, Marketing & Management Opportunities– The Paint Stores Group is Sherwin-Williams largest and fastest growing business segment. Most of the Group’s sales are obtained through over 3,300 specialty paint stores, located in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. The Paint Stores Group also maintains the largest nationwide field sales rep organization in the industry, dedicated to developing the commercial and industrial wholesale markets.
We seek highly motivated individuals who have an interest in pursuing a career in management, marketing and sales. Our formal Management Training Program prepares recent college graduates for store management positions at locations throughout the nation. Once you’ve established a track record of success, you may choose to move into outside sales, or look for advancement opportunities at the district, area and division levels.
Additional Opportunities– We offer tremendous growth and learning opportunities for individuals who want to help Sherwin-Williams grow and excel in the global marketplace. We have exceptional career paths in Accounting, Distribution, Engineering, Finance, Human Resources, Information Technology, Manufacturing and Research & Development.
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