SUMMARY:Designs structure for point of purchase displays as well as corrugated packaging concepts to meet customer requirements. Creates conceptual design and perform project management on various types of permanent display. JOB FUNCTION / PURPOSE:*Develops structurally visually stimulating point-of-purchase displays (temporary and permanent) and packaging concepts for products utilizing any type of material that is suitable for the project.*Meets with sales representatives to present and recommend design solutions that meet customer requirements for sizing, styling, costing and production deadlines.*Prepares specs, sample layouts, exploded view drawings, instructional sheets, renderings and graphical enhancements for customer displays.*Prepares mock-up samples and past-up work for packaging presentations.*Obtains pertinent information for outside materials to facilitate purchasing with expedition of quotes and screening of best possible outside vendor for non-corrugated material.*Creates timeline and oversees project progress.*Performs quality control. Inspects prototype and 1st article before presenting to customer for sign off.*Assists in qualifying of new vendors.*Researches and finds new processes and materials.*Acts as a backup for other structural designers.*Assists, as needed, in testing various products.*Performs other duties as assigned by management.
EDUCATION, STUDENT INTERNSHIP/CO-OP EXPERIENCE, AND COMPETENCIESCollege degree in Structural Design, Package Engineering/Packaging Science or Industrial Design from an accredited institution.Working knowledge of Artios software Adobe CS or similar design software. Working knowledge of TOPS or similar design and palletization software. Student internship or co-op experience in P.O.P. design and packaging, preferably within a manufacturing environment. Working knowledge of Strata or 3D Max and 3D Rendering protocols or similar tools for the Packaging and Display Markets.Student internship or co-op experience in operating sample table cutting devices (i.e. Kongsberg tables).Highly Creative in Concepts, Solution Providing and Client Support/ Education. Must be able to present concepts, ideas and sample internally and in client settings.Design specialties and creative execution must meet manufacturing specifications and budgets.Working knowledge or student internship or co-op experience with Packaging Testing – ISTA.Work extended hours as required.Valid Driver's License with DMV evidence of good driving record.Must provide a PDF attachment of your portfolio or provide a link to an online portfolio. OTHER:US Persons Only (US citizens, lawful permanent residents, refugee or asylee – all require proper identification and documentation)Minimal local travel required.Physical and Environmental Requirements: While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand and sit. The employee is occasionally required to walk and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and color vision.Work environment includes front-office and manufacturing. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.Pre-Employment Verifications: Must pass background and reference checks, drug screen, and physical examination prior to employment.
Bay Cities, an employee-owned company, is a manufacturer & designer of point-of- purchase displays, retail packaging, in-store signage, industrial packaging & digital printing. Our focus is B2B and we provide insight & expertise for every phase of the process from design to retail placement such as Wal-Mart, Costco, Target, Best Buy, CVS, etc. We help clients sell their products!
We are the premier designers and manufacturers of packaging and displays.
Passion: We have heart with a servant attitude.
Responsible: We own it!
Creative: Our mind-blowing ideas create Client success.
Safe: Our safe work habits protect us all.
Integrity: We honor our business & our planet with sustainable practices.
Fun: We take our work seriously- not ourselves :-)