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Structural Designer | Printed Folding Cartons | Bedfordshire

Excellent salary & benefits package
05 Feb 2019
05 Mar 2019
Packaging, Pre-Press
Full Time
Contract Type

A hub for carton innovation this is an opportunity for a Structural Designer to become an integral part of an established design department.  Delivering packaging solutions to over 50 countries world-wide, on offer is the the chance to expand this company’s creative offering and be part of their future success.

Structural Designer | Printed Folding Cartons | Bedfordshire | Excellent Salary & Benefits

With a wide range of on-site capabilities, this organisation has grown to become a global leader in added-value food packaging solutions.  Well renowned for their innovation, quality, responsiveness to customer needs and green credentials they have an international reputation for the creative development of food cartonboard and hybrid packaging and continue to offer a comprehensive range of innovative, added-value food packaging solutions to customers around the world.

On a day to day basis you will be responsible for:

  • Developing and defining briefs originating from both clients and colleagues
  • Generating concepts using Artios CAD
  • Making revisions and additions to archived designs
  • Liaising with the Purchasing, Cut & Crease, Finishing and Die Managers to ensure the compatibility of new designs with existing manufacturing facilities
  • Producing layouts for estimating and die making
  • Creating technical dimensional drawings
  • Making samples and prototypes from a wide range of boards
  • Working with the purchasing team to identify new materials and components

Key attributes required:

  • Excellent communication, innovation and creative skills
  • Ability to advise on, and design, an ever evolving range of paperboard and combination packaging
  • Knowledge of packaging for the retail and food service sectors
  • Strong and genuine interest, as well as a creative flair, for packaging and its associated markets
  • Proficiency in Artios CAD

If you want to expand your career within a company where there is potential, get in touch – excellent basic salary and rapid career progression on offer for the very ambitious.

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