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Contract Junior Industrial Designer

Georgia-Pacific Consumer Products k

Atlanta, GA

Feb 26
Job Description

As a Junior Industrial Designer with 0-2 years of experience, you will be an integral part of our Industrial Design Team supporting GP PRO's new product development efforts in Atlanta, GA. Collaborating with our category teams and the Technical Center engineering team in Neenah, Wisconsin, you will contribute to the development of innovative product solutions for towel, tissue, and skincare categories.

This role has two primary responsibilities and an additional learning and growth opportunity. The first responsibility is in the early-stages of innovation, which will include in-field immersion and observation, brainstorming, concept generation, and illustration. You will participate in developing a range of alternative concepts that address unmet needs identified through insights. The second responsibility will be owning the creation of our instruction guides and labels as well as creating high quality renderings of our products to be used in presentation and marketing materials. You will also be partnered with design peers and leadership to learn and experience the process of taking concepts from the early stages of innovation through the development of final design solutions that adhere to visual brand language guidelines, manufacturing constraints, and ensuring the insight-led features remain intact in the final product.

Responsibilities

Participate in early-stage innovation, including in-field immersion, observation, brainstorming, concept generation, and illustration.
Collaborate closely with marketing, insights, category, and R&D teams.
Apply user insights and voice of the customer (VOC) to create innovative design solutions.
Develop features and product concepts, focusing on creating valuable intellectual property.
Execute designs in alignment with brand strategies and guidelines.
Share and present work regularly to category and R&D teams.
Work closely with Engineering to ensure design intent, develop specifications, and validate prototypes.
Create support materials for Intellectual Property (IP) activities, instruction manuals, and informative labels.
Actively seek opportunities for mentorship and continued skill building.
Requirements

Bachelor's Degree or higher in Industrial Design
0-2 years of industrial design experience.
Portfolio must demonstrate fundamental industrial design skills
Knowledge of with using Adobe Suite, Sketching Software, 3D CAD (Solidworks Preferred), and Rending Software (Keyshot Preferred)


Note: This role will be hybrid with a minimum of 2 days a week in the office.
Salary: $35-45/hour

Georgia-Pacific Consumer Products

Georgia-Pacific creates long-term value by using resources efficiently to provide innovative products and solutions that meet the needs of customers and society, while operating in a manner that is environmentally and socially responsible, and economically sound. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia-Pacific is one of the world’s leading manufacturers and marketers of building products, tissue, packaging, paper, cellulose and related chemicals. The company employs more than 30,000 people at approximately 300 locations in North America and South America.