Summer Internship, Product Design

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Role Title:
Summer Internship, Product Design
Location:
Waltham, MA
Job Advert Description

Clarks Americas is looking for undergraduate students to participate in our summer internship program for 2018! Through this program you will gain hands on experience in a specific business area, and be exposed to the footwear industry. Interns will take part in both day-to-day responsibilities, as well as project work within their group. During this 10-week summer program, you will have the opportunity to learn about areas of business that you are interested in, work with employees of Clarks as well as the greater intern group and take part in career coaching. This is a great opportunity for students with declared majors who are interested in broadening their experience with a leading global footwear brand and gaining hands on experience through an internship. Please submit portfolios with your resume and application.

Design Internship

As an intern in our product design group you will be jumping into a footwear designer’s world focusing on seasonal design of our product. You will be involved in meetings with the product team and be shadowing our designers. You will be able to see the concept ideation through end product, learning the entire product lifecycle. You will have an opportunity to create your own design of a shoe and present to our product team at the end of your internship. As an intern in design you will get an understanding real world business from a design and development perspective and how it fits into the business for our customers.

Qualifications:

  • Students majoring in industrial design, graphic design, fashion design, illustration or some creative focus
  • Experience with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Hand sketching experience
  • Experience with 3D models or CAD not required but preferred
  • Solidworks experience preferred
  • Ability to multi task with multiple products working between our different brands
  • Must be currently enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student (seniors will be accepted!) with a declared major
  • Must be able to commit to a 10-week summertime program (June 4th- August 10th)
  • Minimum overall GPA of 3.0
  • Must show proof of eligibility to work in the US – no relocation is offered for this program
  • Previous experience in an office or internship setting is a plus
  • Team oriented as well as the ability to take instruction and work independently
  • Excellent communication skills – written and verbal
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Interest in the footwear industry!

Please note: Internships are paid, Clarks does not offer college course credit for our internship program.

This job listing has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.