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At Amway, we inspire people to live their best lives, and to do that, we need you. We need your ideas, your talents, and your passion for learning. We need your curiosity, tenacity, and team spirit.

We invest in your growth from day one. Whether you are just starting your career or have been in it for a while, we support meaningful learning and development opportunities, and invite you to chart your own unique path. Here, the entrepreneurial spirit is highly encouraged, which means if you want to learn and grow, move up or move around, we fully support your personal journey and growth.

Come be a part of the Amway family!

Internship Job Title:  Intern- Industrial Design

 

NOTE: Internship is for Summer of 2023

You must be enrolled in a Bachelor's, Master's or PHD Degree program at the time of the internship. This role is also not eligible for continued sponsorship.

 

What is special about this team: If you chased a design career, to invent, improve, and drive product innovation, this team of nine lives and breathes product creativity every day.  This is a work hard, play hard team, who collaborates to provide our customers with the tools they need to make their ideas come alive.  This team offers prototypes that are technically sound, meeting defined customer needs and objectives for our Nutrition, Beauty, or Home product categories. On this team you will design concepts that will evolve to high fidelity prototypes for new and creative products that can fuel sales for our Amway Business Owners (ABO’s) around the globe, providing new product offerings that our ABO’s want to sell, and consumers want to buy.

 

How would an intern contribute to the team’s success: In this role you would be working on an impactful project supporting Durables and Consumables Product Development.  You will have the opportunity to develop both product and packaging designs by creating sketches, storyboards, renderings and prototypes. You will gain exposure to a variety of departments involved in the development process and get the opportunity to interact with various levels of the organization.

 

An example of a typical project is: Work with mechanical designers to design, test and prototype product improvements related to ergonomics, Ideate and create new designs for the next generation Artistry or Nutrition Packaging or Consumer Appliance, partner with PXI (Product Experience Innovation) to design a new user interface

 

What skills and background will be important to be successful in this internship?

 

Desired Skills: Must be creative with strong ID portfolio, must demonstrate the ability to develop creative solutions to solve problems; have strong sketching skills, and be fluent in CAD (Rhino 3D or SolidWorks preferred) and good computer and interpersonal skills; capable of working independently

 

Desired Prospective Degree: Bachelor in Industrial Design

 

Work Type: Hybrid

 

Location of Internship:  Ada, MI

 

Academic year(s) of eligible students: Junior, Senior

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