Why Ernest?

When you move ahead, we all move forward.

What’s it like to work here? It’s challenging. And that’s a good thing. Because we’ve always been known for challenging conventions. Which means your path will be anything but conventional. All with the support of a team you can rely on from the ground up and the top down.

The people.

Welcome, one and all, to a place where you’ll learn and thrive.

The opportunity.

We love to see you grow, both as a person and a professional.

The work.

Our job is to make a positive impact on each other, our community and those we serve.

The company.

Sure, we sell boxes and stretch wrap. But our ultimate goal is to move beyond packaging.

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Our core values

They guide what we do and make us who we are.

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Small things matter

Attention to details leads to sustained success.

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Integrity always

Never compromise; be honest and consistent. Communicate whatever the message. Our promise is our reputation.

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Demand innovation

Our people accept challenges with creative solutions and always ask themselves, “What would be the best?”

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Passion with a purpose

We love what we do and it shows.

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Play to win

We strive to be the best at everything we do, individually and as a company.

Our team

When we rally together, everyone wins.

Welcome to a place that’s friendly and connected. A place that knows no bounds when it comes to collaboration. A place where we take what we do very seriously, without taking ourselves too seriously in the process.

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Benefits for you

Are you ready to move ahead?

It’s bigger than a paycheck. It’s about making sure you’re healthy and happy. That you’re in a place where you can grow and thrive. All while knowing you’re vital to us and to the community we live in.


Career empowerment


Growth and development


Recognition and celebration


Community involvement


Personal and family benefits


Competitive compensation

Giving back

The first order of business? Make a lasting impact.

Of course we’re committed to our clients’ success. But we’re also committed to providing the best lives for our families, making a positive impact on our communities and making the world a little more Ernest. It all started with the words from our founders mother, Minnie, who reminded them often, “There’s always someone less fortunate than you.”

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Our locations

We’re right around the corner, America.

With 14 locations spanning from the Pacific Northwest to the Smoky Mountains, chances are there’s an Ernest near you. And if it looks like a place where you’d be interested in working, take a little journey to find out more below.