Packaging Designer (3D / CAD Design)

Kendal, Cumbria
£25000 - £35000/annum
06 Jul 2017
05 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Packaging Designer (3D / CAD Design)
Kendal, Cumbria, commutable from Morecambe, Penrith, Lancaster
Salary range - £25,000 to £35,000
This is a unique opportunity to join a rapidly-growing global listed company with 170 years of heritage that thrives on innovation. They are offering an exciting role with a newly-created business within the group. The stimulating position offers a highly competitive salary and attractive benefits, and the chance to be a key player in a team accelerating growth within a start-up business with cutting edge products.
They are looking for a Packaging Designer with the creativity and expertise to produce innovative designs that complement their stand out, sustainable product.
The ideal candidate will have qualifications or experience in packaging design and be competent in 3D CAD design and rendering software, preferably Solidworks. You should have excellent interpersonal skills but also have the determination and drive to develop new ideas and turn these into tangible results.
You will be responsible for working with our commercial team to develop packaging designs from concept through to prototype and initial production, translating customers’ requirements into aesthetically pleasing and functional final products.
This will include production of 3D images and animations, along with detailed CAD models to communicate packaging and tooling design to customers and colleagues. You should possess great potential in order to grow with the business. Career development opportunities will be available.
Our client boasts a proud history dating back to 1845 creating some of the world’s most distinctive and technically advanced paper products, using materials from cotton and wood to carbon fibre