Product Designer (3396)

Engineering Amsterdam, New York


Description

Position at Amsterdam Printing & Litho

Job Description

 

 

  Job Opening: Product Designer

 

Job Title

Product Designer

Department

Product Development

Company

APL

Reports to

Product Development Manager

Location

Amsterdam, NY 

Job Classification

Salary

 

Job Summary: 

The Product Designer, under the direction of the Product Development Manager and Director, will create original new product designs and supportive engineering specifications; and assist in the development of a variety of high perceived value pens, calendars and other products for the promotional market.

 

Responsibilities: 

  • Create original product design and technical solutions from the conceptual stage to sample completion and approval.
  • Complete designs in the required number monthly, to ensure a continuous flow of successful new product launches.
  • Prepare artwork, product design and specification for internal review, presentation and production/vendor evaluation.
  • Manage files for all design work through numerous revisions to final production sample approval.
  • From original design work, operate and maintain company rapid prototyping equipment.
  • Assist in other product development functions.

 

Proficiency and Skills Required:

  • Innovative thinker and problem solver executing creative and aesthetic decisions on product design and development. 
  • Experienced in CAD system design and proficient in SolidWorks programming.
  • A self-starter in managing and delivering on project objectives, but able to take direction and work effectively as part of the development team and in collaboration with other departments.

 

Job Requirements:

  • BA/BS degree in Industrial Design (or related field) and/or 2 years professional product design experience.
  • Well developed written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to multi-task, handle rigid deadlines and multiple revisions
  • Positivity, enthusiasm and ability to work in fast-paced atmosphere.

 

 

The above statements are intended to describe the nature and level of work being performed and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of duties, responsibilities and skills required of the people assigned to this job.  Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned as determined by the company.

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