Graduate Packaging Designer, Jobs, 6975

Engineering, Manufacturing & Supply Chain Recruitment

Graduate Packaging Designer - Dundee & Angus

Engineering & Manufacturing - Engineering & Manufacturing
Ref: 6975 Date Posted: Monday 23 Mar 2020
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Nine Twenty Engineering & Manufacturing are working with our Dundee & Angus Manufacturing client who are adding to their growing team for a Packaging Structural Designer either experienced or at Graduate level.

Whats in it for you?

  • Opportunity to work with a Luxurious Packaging Manufacturer 
  • Opportunity for growth
  • Competitive salary on offer

The purpose of the role is to come up with creative rigid box designs - our client are looking for someone with experience in a design function in a packaging environment or a graduate with a creative degree such as Product Design. 

The role involves:

  • Production of prototypes and samples to satisfy customer briefs
  • Manage technical projects to ensure all relevant timelines are met
  • Attend meetings with Customers or Suppliers
  • Meeting customers targets 
  • Collaborate with NPD New Product Development 
  • Maintain CAD administration
  • Work with Computer Aided Design (CAD) databases 
  • Ensure designs created are fit for purpose for production 
  • Create new concepts
  • Keep up to date with current trends, materials and technology 
  • A close working relationship with the Customer Services Team and Business Development Managers is crucial 
  • Contact and communication with other Design teams 
  • Develop and maintain effective internal and external customer relationships
  • Assist team with various projects they may be working  on to meet and complete projects
  • Report and manage department’s Key Performance Indicators

Skills/Experience required:

  • A product or design related qualification
  • Working knowledge of CAD.
  • Familiarity with the different material specifications 
  • A creative mindset
  • Good understanding of manufacturing & customer assembly processes.

Please apply directly if you have the skills and experience for this role or contact Caroline Strachan.