Graduate Product/Structural Designer

Baltic Recruitment Limited
United Kingdom
20000.00 - 25000.00 GBP Annual
Closing date
10 Nov 2021

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Engineering & Aerospace
Role Type
Graduate, Other work and training

Our client, a market leading manufacturing business are currently looking to recruit a Graduate Product/Structural Designer to join their design team.

Overall Purpose:

  • To design packaging solutions that meet the customer needs and requirements in such a way that they can be manufactured profitably and efficiently.
  • Ensuring the optimal use of performance papers.
  • Introduction of new products/designs that satisfy customer needs and manufacturing efficiencies, communicating effectively with stakeholders.
  • Play a proactive role in producing designs for new and existing customers in a timely manner.

Key Duties:

  • To produce designs, drawings, samples and pallet layouts that adhere to customer and plant specifications.
  • Liaise with production on matters of design and machine suitability.
  • Generate drawings for costing purposes, based on information provided by the customer, or through product innovation.
  • Support the Customer Services and External Sales teams, and customers with matters of design.
  • Control of sample board requirements and stocking.
  • Maintaining KIWI in terms of drawings/specifications.
  • Assist with improvements to systems and procedures.
  • Proactively support the external sales team with their client account plan objectives and customer action plans.
  • Provide same day, responsive feedback to any client daily requests. Demonstrate concise, accurate status information and considered communication.
  • Co-ordination of the introduction of new products, through pro-active action with other internal departments within the business, from the artwork/specification stage to delivery.
  • Liaise with External Sales team members to ensure on-going efficient account management including participation in customer meetings/business reviews as required.
  • Provision of data analysis and report information to customers, External Sales team members and management, daily/weekly/monthly basis as required.
  • Compliance within Company's Health & Safety, Hygiene and Environmental standards/procedures.
  • Provide full personal support to the behavioural safety campaign requirements.

Key Skills & Experience Required:

  • Interest in product and design, with a keen eye for detail.
  • Good communication skills, with the ability to present an argument, showing the understanding and flexibility to achieve the best result.
  • Use of ArtiosCAD, Cape Pack and full Adobe Suite.
  • Computer Literate.
  • Experienced within Product Design or alternately a recent graduate in Product Design or similar.

The Package:

  • Starting salary of GBP20,000 per annum. Rising by GBP1,250 every 6 months up to GBP25,000 per annum after 2 years service. Higher starting salary available for someone with relevant industry experience.
  • 25 days holiday.
  • Pension scheme.
  • Private medical.
  • Life assurance.

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