Employee Development

We are committed to ensuring that each Berry team member has opportunities to continually grow their skills and career. We offer development opportunities at all levels of the organization, from virtual programs to instructor-led training.

Leadership Institute

Leadership Foundations

  • Team members increase their personal performance and build skills to prepare for leadership roles.
  • Offered in local languages at all our locations.

 

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Our Leadership Institute program allows our team members to grow, from preparing immerging leaders for new roles to strengthening the skills of our senior leadership team.

Leadership Development Program

  • Provides mid-level leaders with opportunities to enhance their team-building, innovation, communication, and collaboration skills

Executive Development Program

  • Strengthens senior leaders' ability to manage global complexity, balance competing priorities, inspire others, create a vision, and lead strategically

 

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Berry University

Team members can utilize our on demand in-house development resource, Berry University, to brush up on their skills or master new ones. These courses are accessible to every team member at our locations.

 

A few of our featured course arease include:

  • Technical trades
  • Leadership development
  • Environment, health & safety
  • Technology
  • Sales and marketing
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Apprenticeship Program

Our manufacturing employees have the opportunity to continuously advance their skills and career by participating in our apprenticeship program. Delivery of the apprenticeships varies across our global sites, with our U.S. program being recognized by the Department of Labor, Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training.

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Tuition Reimbursement

As part of our U.S. benefits package, we offer tuition reimbursement for our team members to build upon their professional knowledge.

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Certified Plastics Ambassadors

As part of our ongoing effort to lead innovation and actions in sustainability, we have partnered with the Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership to create a week-long academy bringing together world-renowned sustainability experts, leaders from NGOs and our customers to provide a holistic view of economic, social and environmental aspects of sustainability.

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This course incorporates consumer demand, regulation and social responsibility impacts to organizational strategy and direction. We have also partnered with the Erb Institute of the University of Michigan for our Certified Plastics Ambassadors program, which helps educate and empower employees about the broader aspects of sustainability. Leaders who attend these courses are tasked with driving innovative projects with deliverable results that further our sustainability strategy.