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Industrial/Packaging Design Intern


Buffalo, NY, US, 14213

Req ID:  21681

Rich’s has been able to pull off something rare in the business world: a culture that successfully blends the latest business practices with family values.  That means our associates are able to work for a great company while also benefiting from a work environment that fosters world class professionalism combined with family intimacy.  Our benefit offerings are reflective of this unique blend of Life, Work and Family .


The Research & Development, Global Technology Team current has a great internship opportunity for a Industrial/Packaging Design Intern.  The intern will support various packaging design projects for the Packaging Engineering Team.  This position will be occupied by a student in the midst of their Industrial/Product design degree, usually at the 3rd or 4th year.  The intern will be able to work remotely if necessary.


  • Articulate themselves verbally in order to communicate their ideas clearly to others
  • Participate effectively in brainstorming events and be confident in presenting ideas
  • Communicate ideas and concepts clearly through hand drawn visuals and renderings
  • Translate two dimensional concepts into computer generated models and renderings
  • Translate computer data into three dimensional models and prototypes to prove their concepts
  • Demonstrate a willingness to learn new skills and take the initiative to solve problems


  • Must be enrolled in an accredited institution with a major in Industrial Design, Product Design or similar field.
  • Strong design and storytelling skills
  • Strong sketching ability, and ability to visualize ideas by hand as you are 3D modeling surfaces in CAD
  • Candidates should demonstrate their ability to evolve design ideas, translating 3D design, into high fidelity visualizations, animations or video that supports design strategy
  • Well versed in hand sketching and prototype model making
  • Well versed in software tools: Adobe CS, Photoshop, illustrator, After effects (a bonus
  • CAD software: Solidworks
  • Rendering software: Rhino or Alias, Keyshot

Rich Products Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates (“Rich’s”), are committed to a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin or ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, veteran or military status, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state, or local law. The information collected by this application is solely to determine suitability for employment, verify identity, and maintain employment statistics on applicants.


Applicants with disabilities may be entitled to reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act and certain state or local laws. A reasonable accommodation is a change in the way things are normally done which will ensure an equal employment opportunity without imposing undue hardship on Rich’s. Please contact Rich’s Human Resources department if you need assistance completing this application or to otherwise participate in the application process.

Nearest Major Market: Buffalo

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