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Footwear Design Internship

Footwear Design Internship

Brand/Group 
Merrell
Job Locations 
US-MI-Rockford
Job Function 
Intern
Min. Exp.(Yrs) 
0
Type 
Intern

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General Function

Merrell

Merrell believes nothing should get in the way of enjoying active outdoor adventures. Merrell hiking boots, trail running shoes and apparel are built on Merrell’s outdoor heritage, quality and performance. The trail is the core of our design philosophy and has continued to guide us in the development of innovative products that inspire and enable enjoyment of the outdoors.

 

An internship at Wolverine Worldwide is an experience that will help prepare you for a career after graduation. You’ll learn from some of the best talent in the industry while sharing your own insights and ideas. You’ll perform a key role on your assigned team and have the opportunity to make meaningful contributions that impact our business.

Primary Duties

  • Assist the product teams in designing, trend analysis, line merchandising and/or product development for brand categories. This could include: market and trend analysis, color application, sample management, footwear design reviews or developing the construction of the footwear.
  • Gain valuable experience through collaboration with the design and development teams on details, construction, pattern, costing and fit as it relates to footwear.
  • Perform duties consistent with the company’s AAP/EEO goals and policies.
  • Perform other duties as required/assigned by manager.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required

  • Must be enrolled in a Bachelors program in Product Development, Design, Art, or a relevant field
  • Junior or senior undergraduate status.
  • Proven leadership in and out of the classroom.
  • Results oriented.
  • Fast learner and someone that takes the initiative.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Strong project management and organizational skills.

Working Conditions

  • Normal office environment.

Committed to a diverse workforce, we are an Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled).

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