Employee Spotlight: Anne Newell
Welcome Ann Newell to Zumbrota Bearing & Gear. Ann accepted the positon of Controller in our Accounting department in June. In addition to learning her new position Ann has been working hard at learning the product. “ Being in the automotive ...
Employee Spotlight: Aaron Copley
Aaron Copley made a significant career change when he recently joined the shipping and receiving department here at ZBAG. As he transitions from the food industry to the automotive industry, he’s getting acquainted ...
Employee Spotlight: Mark Brock
Mark Brock recently joined the team at ZBAG’s shop to build manual transmissions, and he brings many years of experience with him to the job. “I’ve worked on all types of manual transmissions,” he said, “but have not done d...
Employee Spotlight: Tom Markson
Meet Tom Markson, who joined ZBAG’s team of builders in April. Tom specializes in building rear differentials.
Tom recalled the events that brought him to ZBAG. “I was looking for a career change,” ...
Employee Spotlight: Dalton Ludington
Dalton Ludington is a high school student who is a valued member of ZBAG’s team of builders during the summer. “Currently, I’m building IFS front differentials, he said. He has worked on shift pods-which are front differe...
Employee Spotlight: John Vancanneyt
John Vancanneyt never touched a manual transmission until he came to work here at ZBAG several months ago. He is in training as a builder and currently works on Dodge pickup NV5600 and G56 manual transmissions.
Employee spotlight: Travis Husbyn
Meet Travis Husbyn, who builds rear differentials in the shop here at ZBAG. He specializes in 9.25” Dodge and 8.6” GM assemblies.
Travis didn’t start out as a rear differential builder. He started his career with ZBAG nearly ...
ZBAG kayaking trips
Among ZBAG employee perks is the opportunity to go on local kayak trips with co-workers. On a sunny summer day, it feels good to leave the manual transmissions behind and head out for an afternoon of paddling down the Z...
Employee Spotlight: Blake Jacobson
Blake Jacobson took the position of dismantler in ZBAG’s shop in February. He originally trained to tear down transfer cases and clean them up, and recently became a trainer for newly hired dismantlers.
Before joining ...
Employee Spotlight: Kenny Jacobson
Meet Kenny Jacobson, an integral part of the team in ZBAG’s shop who specializes in dismantling transfer cases, although Kenny does take apart other drivetrain component as needed.
Kenny comes from a background that includes ...