2 Oct 2017

Internship Industrial Design Internship using SolidWorks, Rhino at Radio Flyer

jobsChicago, Illinois, United States

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Job Description

Job Description

To be the World’s Most Loved Children’s Brand, we need the best people to join our team! Radio Flyer holds a special place in people’s hearts. This is true because Radio Flyer transports people to a happy time, to the best parts of childhood, a time when anything was possible. For 100 years, our company has produced innovative toys that inspire active play, bring smiles and create warm memories that last a lifetime. Beyond our classic Little Red Wagon, Radio Flyer invents and designs some of the most recognizable tricycles, ride-ons, scooters and battery operated vehicles in the industry.

Radio Flyer has consistently been recognized as a top workplace and received numerous awards such as, Fortune’s Best Small & Medium Workplaces, Entrepreneur and CultureIQ’s Top Company Culture, Wall Street Journal’s Top Small Workplaces, the Daily Herald’s Best Places to Work in Illinois, and Crain’s Best Places to Work. Radio Flyer is a recognized leader in the toy industry, headquartered in Chicago and lead by Robert Pasin, grandson of the company founder.

We are committed to a culture that embraces feedback, collaboration and innovation to achieve great results and drive business growth. At Radio Flyer we live by the Little Red Rule, “Every time we touch people’s lives, they will feel great about Radio Flyer!”

Very important – all resumes must be accompanied by sample portfolios in PDF format or include links to online portfolios in order to be considered for this position.

 

Opportunity:

The industrial designer internship position will play an important role in product development. Working with the Product Development Team, an interdisciplinary team of designers and engineers, your specific responsibilities include: 

  • Developing sketches and renderings of new product concepts
  • Strong 2D visual communication skills required – should be comfortable drawing on a Cintiq tablet with Sketchbook Pro, Photoshop, or similar.
  • Creating 3D CAD geometry using SolidWorks or Rhino
  • Developing 3D CAD renderings in PhotoView 360 or KeyShot
  • Participating in team brainstorms to identify exciting new product ideas
  • Researching product categories and participating in user observation
  • Making foam mock-ups and rough prototypes to test out ergonomics and feasibility

Required Skills

 

Requirements: 

  • The ideal candidate will be a college junior or senior, majoring in Industrial Design with a 3.0+ grade point average.
  • The individual must be an effective problem solver who is committed to producing products of exceptional quality and beautiful design.

 

Above all, the individual must be committed to our values of • FUNomenal Customer Experiences • Live with Integrity • Yes I Can • Excellence in Everything • Responsible for Success!

S/he will know how to balance multiple priorities, creatively solve problems and work toward big picture objectives without losing sight of important details. Organization, planning, execution and follow-up skills are essential.

 

Radio Flyer is looking for people who live our values and who support our vision and mission!

 

How to Apply

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Job Categories: Keyshot, Photoshop, Rhino, and Solidworks. Job Types: Internship. Job Tags: 2D CAD, 3D CAD, Chicago, drawing, entry level, Industrial Design, Internship, jobs, KeyShot, Photoshop, Radio Flyer, Rhino, Sketching, and SolidWorks. Salary: Negotiable. Job expires in Endless.

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