Apparel Trim Design & Application Engineer-Fabrics & Performance Fabrics - Portland, Oregon United States - 18243

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JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 18243
Title: Apparel Trim Design & Application Engineer-Fabrics & Performance Fabrics
Job Location: Portland, Oregon - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: contact recruiter for details
Other Compensation: benefits, 401K, Outstanding work environment, promotional opportunities
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


Trim & embellishments Design & Application Engineer

Work directly with BIG NAME, popular brand clients in a less stressful, highly supportive, environment

Enjoy greater freedoms in an environment that encourages creativity!

Medium travel requirements; not a road warrior role, yet the travel involved is "fun" travel.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Performs activities related to the design of company products on a global basis. Responsible for product engineering, including the translation of customer needs into program and product design rules which are used to create Bills of Materials and Bills of Operation for the Company worldwide.   Utilizes standard operating procedures, routings and design constraints as established by Process Engineering to design products to achieve product cost targets and ensure product integrity.  Works with Process Engineering to prevent and resolve production and technical issues related to product design. Works with Customers, Sales and Merchandising as the technical point of contact to set the criteria for selection of materials and manufacturing methods for producing products for customers to best meet their overall needs and objectives.

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS

Needs experience with laser, printing & embellishments or very similar material applications.  Will work directly with popular, big name clients to create prototyping and testing. This includes but is not limited to professional sports apparel.

Bachelor's degree in an Engineering discipline (B.A. or B.S.) from four-year college. Relevant or related technical experience preferred in the following areas: textiles, embroidery, printing, coating, adhesives, film, packaging, lasers, robotics, automation. Lean Six Sigma skills required.

Individual must be skilled at least at the intermediate level on the Microsoft Office Suite of software products and must become proficient with company specific software programs within three months of being assigned to this position. Travel is a requirement of the position, particularly in the first year for multiple trainings.  It is NOT a road warrior role, however.

 

Education:
University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree