Careers at Carpenter Co.

Success, achievement, integrity, growth, and career longevity can be found in all areas of Carpenter Co. Our people work and operate with the highest ethical standards while serving customers and interacting with fellow employees, suppliers, and others with whom we do business. Individuals are encouraged to suggest new ideas, new products, and more effective and safer ways to work.


Those who have the strength, passion and commitment will find a rewarding experience. Are you that person?

We come from many different backgrounds and do different things, but we all strive to deliver on the same promise: finding new ways to innovate cushioning products – delivering a life of comfort.

Are you a recent graduate of business, engineering, or accounting? Explore how you can help build the next generation at Carpenter.

With plants across the U.S., Canada and Europe and an emphasis on efficiency and quality, we seek candidates with a strong work ethic that have the ability to meet production schedules, and take pride in contributing to the best in the industry.

As the face of our organization, we expect a “red carpet” and “best in class” approach from our highly motivated sales team.

An opportunity to learn every aspect of what makes our plants function day in and day out. If your goals include becoming a leader and you value order, efficiency and quality, we want to talk to you!

From Research and Development to refinement of current product offerings, we need Engineers and Chemists that have a focus on innovation and a dedication to quality.

Located in beautiful Richmond, VA! Explore the professional opportunities that support our operations across the globe.

Our Culture

At Carpenter, you will be expected to push yourself, to make your mark and to strengthen the culture and quality of work that are core to Carpenter’s success. Are you right for our team?

Our Philosophy

"We must do the best we can to serve ourselves, but we should not forget that in the final analysis, we serve society whose approval of our actions forms the basis for the existence of our company. This means that we should conduct our affairs with customers, suppliers, employees and others in an honest and straight forward manner."

Discover what our talented people have to say about life at Carpenter

  • Juanita

    Juanita, joined in 1996

    "The many roles I've had in accounting here have made my career path challenging and diverse. I wouldn't have it any other way."

  • Sarah

    Sarah, joined in 2008

    “I think the experience I've gained and the increased responsibilities I've been given have made my college friends a little jealous.”

  • Patrick

    Patrick, joined in 1984

    “I get to work in a state-of-the-art lab doing innovative research; It's collaborative, with plenty of opportunities to put my expertise to work.”