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Start a career with KLN family Brands. KLN Family Brands is made up of two separate companies: Tuffy’s Pet Foods and Kenny’s Candy & Confections. Located in Perham, a dynamic small town in west central Minnesota. Perham is an amazing place to raise a family, spend time on the lake, shop one of the many gift shops and join the team at this family owned company. Our success is a direct result of our team’s motivation, devotion and focus. We continue to grow, release innovative products, and get results in our many different markets. With our team members being our top priority, we take a lot of pride in supporting our team members, their families and our community. KLN Family Brands employs approximately 450 people. Be a part of KLN Family Brands today: a fast growing, successful, family owned company.

Peak 2017 Incentive - Kenny's Candy & Confections

Kenny’s Candy and Confection of Perham, Minnesota experiences a peak season each year. In order to meet the needs of our customers and reduce the burden to our long time employees, we are offering an incentive program to those who are seeking temporary opportunities that could lead to full time work, if desired.

Kenny’s Candy and Confection is a modern facility with a temperature controlled environment. Our friendly management and production personnel are helpful and welcoming. You will earn $14.50 per hour for mid-shift or $15.00 per hour night shift, have access to our company store, and overtime. The table below lists our incentive program, this amount will be added to your regular payroll check.

Start Date $100 Date $200 Date $300 Date $500 Date Total Incentive
April 1 July 31 Aug. 31 Sept. 30 Oct. 31 $1,100
May 1 Aug. 31 Sept. 30 Oct. 31 Nov. 30 $1,100
June 1 Sept. 30 Oct. 31 Nov. 30 NA $600

Incentives will be subject to attendance (more than 2 absences during any 3 month period of time will exclude you from the incentive) and satisfactory work ethic. Incentives are also based on a minimum of 40 hour per week average for each month worked.

Summer Jobs and Incentives, including High School and College Students

Kenny’s Candy and Confection of Perham is seeking summer help. For those who work 400 hours or more this summer you will qualify for a $500 bonus at the end of the summer. Hourly wages are $14.00 per hour. Our temperature controlled facility and friendly staff make this an outstanding opportunity for those seeking some extra income during the summer hours. Applicants must be at least 16 years of age.


  • 450 Employees with 3 Divisions
  • Competitive Starting Wages & Benefits
  • FREE Single Health Insurance with Affordable Family Coverage
  • Dental, Vision & Life Insurance
  • Short Term & Long Term Disability
  • 401K Retirement Program
  • Employees Will Start to Accrue Vacation On Active Start Date
  • 7 Paid Holidays
  • Generous Profit Sharing Program
  • Flex Spending
  • Wellness Coordinator On-Site
  • Professional Counseling Services Available On-Site
  • Company Store Available to All Employees
  • $10,000 Housing Loan Available After 3 Years of Employment
  • 5 Schools – Catholic & Lutheran Elementary, Public Elementary, Middle School and remodeled High School
  • Community Center – 100,000 sq. ft. with 5 basketball courts, 2 racquetball courts, pool & slide, walking track & weight room
  • New Progressive community Hospital with ample doctors
  • New construction and housing opportunities
  • Located in the heart of west-central Minnesota’s lake country, Perham is a thriving community with many modern & attractive amenities to offer you & you’re family, including a large number of lakes within a 10 mile radius.
  • Dozens of parks for recreation
  • Abundant Fishing All Year Round
  • Bike Trails
  • Over 10 Golf Courses Within 20 Miles
  • Dozens of Gift Shops & Restaurants
  • Turtle Races Every Week During the Summer
Nita Killebrew
Tuffy's Stadium
Kinship Freezin For A Reason
400 Lakeside Drive | Perham, MN 56573 | 218-347-0525
 
 

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