Dual Skill Designer (POP)-Aston PA

Aston | Pennsylvania | United States

About WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 45,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 300 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com.

Dual Skill Designer (POP)-Aston PA

100 McDonald Blvd, Suite 100
Aston, Pennsylvania, 19014
United States

Career Opportunity: WestRock, Merchandising Displays' Aston PA office has an opening for an entry or junior level Dual Skill Designer.  The Dual Skill Designer position develops innovative, cost effective, visually appealing and structurally sound point of point of purchase displays and merchandising
solutions utilizing the dual skill set of both structural and graphic design.
 How You Will Impact WestRock:
    -Interact with Account Executives and customers to ascertain design needs and creative objectives
    - Perform Graphic Designer duties, as required, including developing projects using standard     techniques: ideation/concept development(sketching and/or digital), 3D modeling/rendering (Strata,      Form Z), graphic layout/messaging (CS5), 2D visual capabilities, pre-press art verification (image
    corrections, proofing, production ready print files), produce comps 
    - Prepare graphic design files for proofing, mock-up, and final output; coordinate with customer’s     graphics department as needed
    -Perform Structural Designer duties, as required, including conveying concepts with quick sketches (fast
    and fluid), and CAD (Artios) visualization; producing samples and mock ups using various techniques     and skills such as Drafting (2D/3D), Foam Core model making, various knife tools and cutting tables     (Konsberg/DataTech Tables); creating promotional materials and developing  Bill of Material (BOM),     POG, Specifications, Palletization, Cape-Tops
   -Responsible for project development record keeping, file naming/part numbering, utilizing project     management system    
   -Work collaboratively with Design Manager, Sales personnel and other designers and offices to develop     customer programs; participate in or leadproject review meetings with Sales, Project management and     other designers
   -Develop presentation material and assist with the presentation of abstract ideas, as well as formal     presentations in a variety of settings (one-on-one, small and large groups to include peers, supervisors     and clients); manage presentation process as needed
   -Perform Technical Illustration tasks as required i.e.,  Plan-o-grams,  Assembly Instructions, Retail     Assembly Instructions, Digital Photography, Illustrator and Photoshop work
   -Travel, as required, for customer support, training, meetings,and  manufacturing and assembly
    plant support
   -Other duties as assigned.

What You Need to Succeed:
Degree in Industrial Design, Packaging Design, Graphic Design or Fine Arts is required
Prior point of purchase display experience is preferred. 
Additionally, this position requires mechanical aptitude, the ability to convey concepts with quick sketches and creative 2D/3D problem solving skills.  Good verbal, written and graphics communications skill are also required.  This position needs a highly developed sense of aesthetics, print production knowledge, an eye to detail as well as engineering ability and an advanced understanding of how things work.
The ability to drive projects to completion in a fast paced, deadline driven environment is a requirement.  This position will work both independently and as part of a team and requires a helpful and cooperative attitude, and the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously.
What We Offer:

Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability and excellence.  Comprehensive training with numerous learning and developmental opportunities.  An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies and potential.  A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work.

If this sounds great to you and you think you fit in, please submit
your application. We want to hear from you!
 WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining
a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.


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