Industrial Design Intern-Summer 2018

US-IL-Lake Zurich
# Positions
ACCO Brands

Position Summary

If you have touched a Five Star® notebook, a Swingline® stapler, a Quartet® dry erase board, a Kensington® computer mouse or a simple box of ACCO paper clips, you have touched part of ACCO Brands Corporation, one of the world's largest suppliers of branded office and consumer products and print finishing solutions.  We have great brands that people in 100 countries all over the world use to stay organized, such as:


AT-A-GLANCE®   Day-Timer®   Five Star®   GBC®   Kensington® Mead®   Quartet®   Swingline®   Wilson Jones® & others


We need great talent at ACCO Brands, and value different talents, aspirations and views to create highly motivated, action-oriented atmosphere. Our winning team shares the ACCO Brands Vision of being a company that Achieves, Creates, Collaborates, and Organizes. We have a dynamic and healthy culture that is shaped by leaders and lived by employees at all levels.


We are currently seeking a highly creative and self-motivated Industrial Design Intern for Summer 2018. This person will serve as an industrial designer and have the ability to contribute from research through to prototype and production. 


The position responsibilities include: 


  • Developing and executing design projects from research through prototype and production
  • Management of multiple projects and working with tight deadlines
  • Presenting design concepts to multi-disciplinary teams
  • Executing world class product design solutions


Position Qualifications

  • Pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in Industrial Design or equivalent design coursework
  • Some professional experience in Industrial Design preferred
  • Proficiency in the following software programs:
    • Adobe Creative Suite
    • Rhino
    • Solidworks is a plus
    • Keyshot
    • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Strong concept/sketching/design skills
  • Basic manufacturing, materials and process knowledge
  • Skills in design, color, and material trending
  • Ability to manage multiple projects
  • Self-motivated, driven, and directed with a high level of responsibility and professionalism

If you are interested in this opportunity, please include/upload a sample of your portfolio no larger than 5mb.



Equal Opportunity Employer

ACCO Brands is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. The Company provides equal employment opportunity to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.


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