Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Scarborough

Description

Your challenge! We are looking for a highly motivated, results-oriented individual to join our team.

Reporting to the Structural Design Supervisor for the Retail and Branded Group, the successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring that he is up-holding the R&B customer experience by providing quality designs and meeting delivery expectations and all customer and retail specifications are met.

The duties of the Structural Designer will include, but are not limited to creating samples, maintaining a clean and organized work area, helping to produce presentation samples(mock-ups) for approval using the Kongsberg sample table and Epson prints from the graphic design department. As well as creating CAD drawings for the Estimation department, providing pallet patterns using the TOPS program (palletizing software).

Business Objectives Alignment
As an expert in his/her field, contribute to attaining and growing sales objectives in keeping with the strategic plan for his/her business unit

Operational Excellence
Design packaging while taking into account the manufacturing reality
Analyze and understand client needs
Manage and document his/her activities and projects (eg, new requests, matrices, specifications, samples, contract reviews)
Provide technical support and optimize designs

Human Resources
Take the initiative to develop his or her skills

Health & Safety
Comply with the safe work standards in effect
Promote sound occupational health and safety management

Corporate Responsibility and Governance
Carry out activities in an ethical manner and respect Cascades' culture
Make sure projects comply with the standards, regulations and procedures in effect

Client Focused and Innovation
Participate in continuous improvement and innovation initiatives in his/her business unit
Propose innovative solutions aimed at creating added value for clients
Share achievements with team members and other business units
Stay abreast of design trends and new technologies in his/her field and share them with the organization

Core competencies defined for this job
Action-based focus
Advisory role
Client-focus
Initiative
Planning and organizing
Rigour

Education
College diploma in Industrial Design

Desired experience

- The ideal candidate will hold a Structural and or Graphic design Diploma coupled with at least 5 years experience
- Experience designing retail packaging and POP displays
- Must be fluent with ESKO Artios
- Experience working with Adobe Creative Suite Series (Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, Acrobat)
- Knowledge of all Microsoft software (Excel, Word, etc.) is essential
- Strong, effective communicatio n skills, both written and oral

The successful candidate must also be autonomous and a self-motivated professional, have solid organizational and leadership skills, and be a solid team contributor

Technical competencies

  • cad
  • designer
  • excel
  • software
  • word