Energizer Industrial Designer in Westlake, Ohio
This is Energizer
Energizer Holdings is leading the charge to connect our brands, our people and the products we offer to the world more than anyone else. Together, we’re creating a game plan for the future – one that defines where and how we’ll play, and what it takes to win.
Our colleagues hail from all backgrounds, nationalities and walks of life, but our shared values and passion for winning make us one team. Whatever your specialty, you’ll find that excelling at Energizer Holdings provides opportunities to grow in ways you never expected. We support flexible working arrangements wherever possible.
This position requires a solid knowledge of industrial design principles and current design trends, and the know how to leverage them in creating compelling CPG products that meet and exceed market expectations.
Work with the entire Creative Team of designers and engineers to design new CPG products across a wide range of categories within Energizer’s suite of brands.
Collaborates with colleagues, as well as external networks and partners to leverage knowledge and meet assigned business objectives. Coordinates with the work of other colleagues and interfaces with other Technology, Engineering and service groups to acquire the information and services necessary to plan and execute assigned program steps, experiments, and tasks.
Provides regular written documentation and oral presentations that both assess and records the progress of the work.
Evaluate product safety, appearance and function to determine if the design is practical.
Assists with designing new products and improving existing products.
Work with the industrial design manager and senior designers to identify new product and packaging design trends appropriate to Energizer’s global target audiences and brands.
Create innovative, visually inspiring, and trend-focused products and packaging centered on your strong understanding of design principles and visual aesthetics.
Graphically understand energizer’s retail brands and assist in merging the industrial design and graphic design languages into unified brand offerings with global appeal.
Support and add to the collaborative, critique centered dialog within the Product Development Team
Openness to collaborative critique and continual design refinement.
Required Skills and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in industrial design
0-4 years experience, preferably in more than one product category, with successful market introductions.
Experience with the processes of empathizing, defining, ideating, prototyping and testing as applied to industrial design and packaging design.
Strong portfolio that demonstrates enlightening sketching, convincing thought process (tell us the story behind your designs), originality, creativity, attention to detail and a solid understanding of design principles.
Proficiency in 3-D modeling software, SolidWorks preferred. KeyShot.
Solid understanding of applicable Adobe CS products and the ability to utilize the programs creatively and imaginatively.
Strong ideation and concept generation skills embracing both fluidity and fluency.
Some understanding of manufacturing processes and materials including, injection molding, blow molding, casting, electronics manufacture and of packaging materials and processes
Awareness of mechanical/electronics design.
A passion to improve people’s lives through thoughtful product design.
Working Relationships & Environment
Work with the entire Creative Team of designers and engineers
Collaborates with colleagues, as well as external networks and partners
Coordinates with the work of other colleagues and interfaces with other Technology, Engineering and service groups
Work with the industrial design manager and senior designers
Come Join Us!
Energizer offers a competitive total rewards package which includes a range of health, wellness and retirement savings coverage, paid time off and holidays, and many opportunities to learn, develop and grow. At Energizer, you’ll have the opportunity to contribute and make an impact every single day.
Energizer is an equal opportunity employer, and we prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, marital or parental status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.