Your cart is currently empty.

Continue Shopping


Are you looking for a high profile career with the advantages of a small town living?

Come work for one of the most recognizable brands in the world; enjoy the benefits of short lines, zero traffic, and incredible local culture. Nestled in the heart of the Allegheny Mountains, Zippo Manufacturing Company is a family owned company with a BIG attitude!

Zippo markets in more than 160 countries and is one of the most recognized brands in the world. Based in Bradford, Pennsylvania, Zippo has produced more than 550 million windproof lighters, each backed by an unparalleled lifetime guarantee.

Zippo’s diverse product line includes lighter accessories; butane candle lighters; fragrance, eyewear, and lifestyle accessories; and a robust line of heat and flame products for outdoor enthusiasts.

Zippo also owns Ronson Consumer Products Company, a brand of lighters and fuel, and W.R. Case and Sons Cutlery Company, both based in Bradford. Case is an American manufacturer of premium, hand-crafted knives that are passed down for generations.  Zippo celebrated its 85th anniversary in 2017. If you are interested in a career opportunity with this growing global company, contact us at

Career Opportunities

Are you interested in starting an amazing career?

If you are interested in any of the below positions, please submit letter of application, resume, and salary requirements to:

Zippo Manufacturing Co.
Senior Director of Human Resources
33 Barbour Street
Bradford, PA 16701
or email


Zippo Manufacturing Company is currently seeking qualified applicants for a full-time salaried opportunity as a Staff Accountant with Cost Accounting responsibilities.

This position is responsible for preparing and analyzing business processes and transactions to assure all financial matters: statements, reports, and transactions are properly stated and submitted in a timely manner to business management.


  • Financial reporting – monthly financial statement creation, independently create consolidated and individual subsidiary financial statements and supporting reports. Share in monthly financial statement review and analysis. Directly responsible for Mfg/SG&A analysis and reporting. Assist with subsidiary financial narratives. Maintain assigned general ledger account reconciliations.
  • Assist with external Audit coordination – inventory and cost information. Assist with coordinating and maintaining audit schedules.
  • Calculate and maintain standard costs.
  • Gross margin analysis on current and new products.
  • Activity Based Cost/Management – member of ABC/M team, focusing on Manufacturing Costs. Responsible for maintaining associated ABC models and ensuring timely completion of related ABC/M profitability reports and analysis.
  • Capital Asset expenditure ROI analysis, tracking and calculation of depreciation/amortization.
  • Gainshare monthly and weekly calculations.
  • Perform any other duties, related in nature, which may be assigned. 


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • MBA or Masters in Accounting preferred
  • Three to five years of experience in Cost Accounting
  • CPA/CMA preferred
  • Strong math and analytical skills
  • Strong Financial Accounting skills
  • Demonstrated Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite



Zippo Manufacturing Company is currently seeking a qualified applicant for a full time hourly opportunity as a Digital Product Content Coordinator.

The primary function of this position is to deploy product content and new product launches across all e-commerce accounts for Zippo and W.R. Case & Sons Cutlery Co. via new product uploads, ensuring content on corporate websites and key accounts stays up-to-date and relevant, creating additional product content pages (A+ pages), and assisting with website optimization improvements.


  • Associate’s degree or equivalent experience in Communications, Marketing, Business, or IT.
  • Excellent communication skills including writing, presentation, and listening.
  • Business Math ability (margins, mark-up, etc.).
  • E-commerce experience.
  • Experience with HTML/XHTML/CSS.
  • Photoshop experience.
  • Experience with Google Analytics.
  • Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Knowledge of AX operating system.



Zippo Manufacturing Company is currently seeking a qualified applicant for a full time salaried opportunity in our Engineering and Manufacturing Division for a Quality Engineer.

The primary function of this position is to ensure that the quality of all parts produced meet or exceed all expectations.  The successful candidate must quickly and effectively take action when non-conformances are discovered, and must maintain the most recent interpretations of the quality system requirements, therefore ensuring documented practices meet the true interpretation of quality management system standards. 


  • Collaborate with quality and engineering personnel to determine critical part features and review manufacturability of design. 
  • Make recommendations to modify part specifications and tolerances as necessary to support cost effective production.
  • Provide engineering support to operations ensuring consistent application of quality techniques.
  • Determine when process stability and capability studies should be performed on existing processes.  Review and analyze results.  Recommend changes to processes based upon findings and perform follow up to verify effectiveness.
  • Maintain Control Plans and FMEA's throughout the life of the part.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or related field.
  • 5 to 7 years’ experience in managing a certified quality management system
  • Demonstrated exceptional mechanical aptitude
  • Proven track record of driving continuous quality improvement in a manufacturing environment
  • Customer quality assurance experience
  • Previous audit experience
  • Knowledge of AX operating system.



Zippo Manufacturing Company is currently seeking a qualified Programmer Analyst for a full-time, salaried opportunity in their Information Technology department.

Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following.


  • Design solutions to meet business requirements using off-the-shelf and custom software.
  • Analyze, modify, and document business logic within existing applications.
  • Contribute to software releases with high quality code and tests.
  • Effectively communicate with management, project stakeholders, and teammates.
  • Support critical business functions including shipping and reporting systems.
  • Develop and manage relationships with business units and team leads.


  • Experience with an OOP language such as C#, Java, or Python.
  • Proficient in writing SQL queries utilizing joins in Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, or other RDBMS.
  • Ability to work within a structured or formal software development process.
  • Solid troubleshooting and debugging skills.


  • 5+ years’ experience programming in a manufacturing environment.
  • 5+ years’ experience programming in C#.
  • 5+ years’ experience programming in X++ within the Microsoft Dynamics AX ERP system.
  • Comprehension of software architecture, design patterns, and best practices.
  • Proficient in database programming utilizing transactions and stored procedures.
  • Proficient in writing performance-optimized SQL queries in Microsoft SQL Server.
  • Experience using version control systems in a distributed team environment.
  • Experience with help-desk, ticketing, or defect tracking tools.


  • Must be a self-motivated, team-player with professional-level communication skills.

Salary commensurate with experience.



Zippo is seeking engineering professionals.

Candidates must have at least five to ten years of experience in providing engineering services and support to manufacturing operations; demonstrated experience with directing supporting resources; able to develop, source, implement, and maintain manufacturing technologies for automated assembly equipment, fabrication tooling, and machines for forming, bonding, machining, finishing, and decoration processes; and experience at a high level of expertise with the use of CAD technologies.

Previous work experiences with integrated automated inspection technologies, various assembly processes and lean/continuous improvement methods are considered a plus.

A bachelor’s degree in mechanical or manufacturing engineering is required.


      Our Company

      We are a company with a superior reputation worldwide, unparalleled customer service, deep-rooted loyalty to our employees and consumers, and a profound commitment to renewable resources long before being “green” was in.


      We value and appreciate our employees and are committed to treating everyone with fairness and respect. Our goal is to create an environment that draws upon the strengths and differences of each individual to bring fresh and innovative ideas to life. Talented professionals are the key to our success. We need experienced leaders who consistently embrace change while generating enthusiasm and challenging others to high performance. Hard work, knowledge, and commitment are rewarded. Our benefits, compensation, and development programs are designed to attract and retain the most talented workforce in the industry.


      Zippo Manufacturing Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status.


      Zippo is a family-owned company instilled with traditional values. Our mission to “build your product with integrity, stand behind it 100% and success will follow” is as true today as it was more than 80 years ago.


      Zippo offers a competitive salary and a wide range of employee benefits.