Packaging Careers
Ref #: 162 | Intermediate/Senior Structural Designer | 2018-01-06

Hughes Decorr, Concord Ontario

Job Title: Intermediate/Senior Structural Designer

PURPOSE
The purpose of this position is to support our customer base with innovation, processes and excellent execution.  This position will take ownership of merchandising initiatives through concept, manufacturing and fulfillment.     
 
EXPECTATIONS
- This position is responsible for developing and/or creating display and packaging concepts and solutions that meet both Hughes Decorr Packaging’s and our customer’s objectives.

- Develop and produce packaging and displays that meet the needs of our customer/sales team, run efficiently and are within operational capabilities

- Develop CAD specifications, drawings, and diagrams needed for pricing and orders

- Update and maintain cad files sample specifications, retail instructions etc.

- Review sample request for layouts and project plans with both internal and external customers

- Maintain the structural design facility, equipment and perform other duties as assigned

- Create set-up instruction sheets for displays

- Coordinate and/or perform pre-shipment testing and approval for POP displays

- Participate in both structural and graphics project meetings and discussions

- Work directly with vendors as required, for display projects

- Stay abreast of latest technology to perform job function and the changing landscape in the retail environment

- Understand all retail channels (FDM&C) and the key retailers within each channel, which includes a thorough knowledge of their specs
 

QUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS AND ATTRIBUTES
• College Degree preferred
• A minimum of 5-10 years experience in structural design within the corrugated POP industry.
• Must be proficient in the use of Artios CAD software.
• Must have a command of industry nomenclature.
• Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
• Must have positive, solutions based communication skills.
• Must possess analytical skills.

Interested applicants please send resume :

Sean Vincent, svincent@hughes-decorr.com. 416-665-8200 ext 252