Mohawk Industries Designer I in SUGAR VALLEY, Georgia
The Designer I will be guided by Senior level designers to design and create rugs and home furnishings for the market.
Use artistic skills and basic design principles to develop desired product characteristics and prepare artwork.
Research and analyze market décor trends to create a sellable product.
Work closely with Product Development teams to create products that align with the market’s color and pattern trends.
Use market research to create new color trends, color creels, pattern trends, and rug sizes.
Work closely with internal and external customers to deliver high quality products.
Other duties as assigned my management.
Four-year college degree in a related field, preferably in Fine Art, or Textile Design required.
Position is entry level, but an understanding of art design principles and concepts is preferred.
Familiarity with Photoshop, Illustrator, and NedGraphics preferred.
Must be an effective team member.
Ability to work independently, set priorities, follow instructions, and handle multiple tasks with concentration and accuracy to meet multiple deadlines and shifting priorities to meet customer specifications and production schedules/requirements.
Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills necessary to effectively interact with team members, management, and other internal and external customers and to build positive interpersonal relationships with various business partners in a cross – functional environment.
Consistent, proven ability to manage and implement projects and to contribute to concept development.
Ability to approach unfamiliar situations and conceptualize a range of creative and imaginative solutions with ease, using creativity skills to document and sell them to clients.
EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Mohawk Industries is a leading global flooring manufacturer that creates products to enhance residential and commercial spaces around the world. Mohawk’s vertically integrated manufacturing and distribution processes provide competitive advantages in the production of carpet, rugs, ceramic tile, laminate, wood, stone and vinyl flooring. Our industry-leading innovation has yielded products and technologies that differentiate our brands in the marketplace and satisfy all remodeling and new construction requirements. Our brands are among the most recognized in the industry and include American Olean, Daltile, Durkan, IVC , Karastan, Marazzi, Mohawk, Mohawk Home, Pergo, and Quick-Step. During the past decade, Mohawk has transformed its business from an American carpet manufacturer into the world’s largest flooring company with operations in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Europe, India, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Russia and the United States.
Job ID 2019-44175
FLSA Status Exempt
Job Group Product Development