ZKS - Ein Unternehmensbereich der Peppermint Holding GmbH


Zwickauer Kammgarn GmbH (ZKS) is one of Germany's leading centres of excellence when it comes to the development and manufacture of innovative yarns. We offer long-standing expertise in the area of technical yarns for the transport and aerospace, workwear, industrial, home textile and fashion industries.


Self-employed International Sales Representative

Self-employed International Sales Representative
Regions: Northern and Southern Europe, USA, Russia

To expand and increase our sales activities, we are looking for strong personalities with an entrepreneurial spirit willing to sell the ZKS Zwickauer Kammgarn GmbH products on a self-employed basis in northern and southern Europe, in the USA and in Russia.

Target markets (with a focus on technical textiles) are:

  • Transport and aerospace (automotive, aircraft, railway carriages, buses and coaches)
  • Workwear (corporate clothing, professional apparel, safety wear)
  • Industrial textiles
  • Home textiles
  • Fashion

Your profile:

  • You have extensive textile expertise in the areas of yarns and knitted, woven and spun fabric manufacture
  • You have a good understanding of textile raw materials (natural and chemical fibres)
  • You possess detailed market analysis skills and have customer contacts in target markets
  • You have a sound knowledge of technical specifications/standards
  • You have a very good command of English, verbal and written
  • You are exceptionally willing to travel

We are looking forward to hearing from you:

Beate Wilms
Head of Sales (Technik)
T.: +49 37603 525 280
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Zwickauer Kammgarn GmbH

CEOs: Beate Wilms, Hans-Joachim Gierse
Schneeberger Straße 135 | 08112 Wilkau-Haßlau | Germany

Phone: +49 37603 525 0
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ZKS Profile

Zwickauer Kammgarn GmbH (ZKS), a Peppermint company, develops and manufactures high quality and innovative special yarn solutions for the national and the international market. Our core expertise lies in the areas of transport and aerospace, workwear, industrial, home textiles and fashion. Our customers profit from the effects of the synergy with the other Peppermint group enterprises, Color Textil and Ertex Jacquard.




Technical textiles are highly demanding in terms of raw materials and production processes. For this reason, our premium quality yarn solutions are characterised by high quality standards and excellent functional properties. We specialise in innovative developments in three areas:



In the fashion segment, we develop and manufacture knitting and weaving yarns for the national and the international market. We apply our worsted spinning and dyeing expertise to the areas of jersey, underwear and hosiery. Our raw yarns and fashionable range of colours with excellent fastness properties are very much in demand.