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Graphic Design Intern - Waterloo / Sports Equipment

Trek Bicycle Corporation

Company Description

Trek Bicycle is a global leader in the design and manufacture of bicycles and related products. Trek believes the bicycle can be a simple solution to many of the world's most complex problems, and is committed to breaking down the barriers that prevent people from using bicycles more often for transportation, recreation, and inspiration.
Our mission is to create products we love and take care of our customers. We value our team, making sure the best is on the field. We value new ideas from anywhere, inspiring others with our positive energy, dealing with reality to make the tough calls, and getting things done fast- turning ideas into reality.
Come, join us, and help us transform the world, the bike and have a blast while doing it!

Position Description

We Believe in Bikes. We Believe in Great Design.

The Product Graphic Design Intern will help the Product Graphic Design team paint and build prototypes, create tech drawings, prepare for executive reviews and will learn a lot about the product design process from concept to production. This is a great opportunity to get involved in product graphic design at a leading cycling company. You will have access to prototype labs and will work along side dozens of world class designers. An interest in design and desire to create is highly encouraged. This role will report to the Art Director of Product Design.

Position Responsibilities
Organize and manage the prototyping process.
Maintain strong communication with designers and important milestones and due dates.
Maintain strong communication with Project Managers and Product Managers involved in the design process.
Prepare files for executive reviews.
Prepare files for production.
On your feet working with bicycle prototypes.
Sitting at a computer creating digital files in Adobe Illustrator.
Assisting the designers with other tasks that contribute to overall design process at Trek.

Position Requirements
Have an interest and willingness to learn about the design process.
Ability to work well under pressure and adapt when changes are requested.
Knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite, specifically Illustrator and Photoshop.
Interest in painting and building bicycles.
3D CAD experience is a plus.

We are an E-Verify employer.
For more information, please click on the following links:
E-Verify Participation Poster: English / Spanish
E-Verify Right to Work Poster: English | Spanish

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