• Container Design Co-Op

    O-IPerrysburg, OH 43552

    Job #1221379674

  • Container Design Co-Op+ Job ID #:6814+ Functional Area:Sales+ Position Type:Intern or Other Job Types+ Relocation Provided:No+ Location:Perrysburg, OH -NA Regional HQ+ Department:Sales & Marketing+ Education Required:High School Diploma+ Experience Required:Less than 1 yearEmail a FriendPosition Description:O-I Innovation and Product Design - Industrial Design Co-OpAbout O-IFor more than a century, Owens-Illinois has delivered iconic, brand-building glass packaging to a growing global marketplace. The company was founded in Ohio by Michael J. Owens when he revolutionized the glassmaking industry with invention of the automatic bottle-making machine in 1903.Since then, Owens-Illinois, Inc. (NYSE: OI) has expanded to nearly every corner of the globe and is the world's largest glass container manufacturer with 79 plants in 23 countries spanning North America, South America, Europe and Asia Pacific. We are proud to employ 27,000 talented people around the world who display the same ingenuity and passion of our founder. As one of the few companies to be included on the Fortune 500 list every year since it began in 1955, we continue to build on that solid foundation and had revenues of $6.7 billion in ~~~ a preferred packaging partner for our customers, we provide unmatched expertise in glass container design, engineering, manufacturing, quality and service, using industry-leading technology and best practices. Packaging is the first interaction consumers have with a product, and O-I glass conveys an image of superior quality and protects and preserves the taste of food and beverages. Glass is also the world's most natural and sustainable package, make from three abundant natural ingredients and 100%, endlessly recyclable.About the Co-opAs an Industrial Design Co-Op, at Owens-Illinois, Inc., you will be part of a team responsible for real projects for real customers with real deliverables and deadlines.This Co-Op position is tasked with working in a team environment to develop innovative and aesthetically pleasing concept designs supporting a specific brand position. It requires building a keen understanding of specific brand tenets and the ability to visually conceptualize aesthetic, ergonomic and innovative solutions for that brand. You will gain valuable experience, working closely with our New Product Development, Sales, Engineering, Quality and Production functions. The work you generate will be used to gain new business and support existing business for O-I.The position also supports the development of Industrial Design as an essential function within O-I and promotes awareness of our team as an innovative, creative, and successful design ~~~ are looking for a well-rounded sophomore, pre-junior, junior or senior who possesses exceptional design and presentation skills, is articulate, eager to learn, and interested in the challenge of creating innovative glass packaging solutions.Reports to:Group Leader, Innovation and Product Design North AmericaPosition Requirements:Required Skills and Qualifications:+ Sophomore or above pursuing a Bachelors or Master's Degree in Industrial Design+ A strong GPA.+ Experience using 2D and 3D design software (Photoshop, Illustrator, Alias Design, Sketchbook Pro, KeyShot, and WACOM tablet) preferred+ A portfolio showing us the skills required to perform the job function. This should include examples from school, work or extra-curricular activities+ Excellent sketching and ideation skills+ Exceptional design, presentation, and communication skills.Job Responsibilities:Throughout your Co-Op, you'll be exposed to all phases of the new product development process while working on design projects. Specifics include:+ Competitive product research+ Brainstorming / ideation+ Concept sketching / concept development+ Sketch renderings+ CAD modeling+ KeyShot rendering+ Graphic design, tailoring product branding to support emotion of the structure+ Presentation development+ Human factors research+ Usability testingWhat we offer?+ Challenging real world assignments+ Opportunity to learn glass manufacturing and glass packaging design+ Competitive wage+ Relocation assistance+ Professional growth through training, teamwork and critiquesO-I is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please contact O-I at ~~~ and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.