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Visual Communications Technology Internship/Co-Op (Summer 2021)

Date:  Apr 3, 2021
Country/Region:  US
City:  Findlay OH
Job Requisition:  34090


Cooper Tire offers an entirely unique work experience because no matter what your title is, you’ll play a part in contributing to the development, manufacturing and marketing of some of the most innovative tire products in the world. Our purpose guides us. It states that everyone deserves to travel through life’s journeys with confidence, and Cooper is there at every turn. We are looking for individuals who will help us achieve our purpose…those who are motivated, lead by example and inspire others to greatness. Here, the opportunities are endless and the rewards rich for those who believe that job satisfaction and career success begin with a satisfied customer. Careers are a Journey…Come Ride with Us!

*This will be a remote opportunity*

We are in need of a passionate, creative, and organized graphic design student who thrives in a cross functional environment. This amazing opportunity at Cooper Tire will allow you to have hands on experiences throughout the semester while networking with different levels and functions of the organization. Your time in this role will be split into three different sectors – Marketing, Technical Engineer, and Mold Engineering. You will be working on projects that directly impact the business, giving you real world experience.


Job Responsibilities:

  • 25% Marketing team
  • 50% Mold Engineering
  • 25% Technical Team

Mold Operations – 50%

For the Mold Engineering group, where you would spend most of your time, you will be responsible to design patterns and images that could be applied to a tire mold and appear on tire sidewalls, based upon light vision from the Product group.

  • Creating grayscale 2D patterns/images in vector art format
  • Iterating on developed patterns/images to achieve desired appearance on parts

Marketing - 25%

Working directly with our Head of Content and Sr. Graphic Designer on various marketing initiatives that support our brand priorities

  • Conceptualize visuals based on requirements as outlined in the creative brief
  • Collaborate with content team and media team colleagues on idea generation
  • Ensure final graphics and layouts are visually appealing and on-brand
  • Projects will likely span a variety of media

Technical – 25%

You will work directly with our Vice President of Global Product Engineering and other Engineering Leaders to create visual communications for major initiatives, such as a new Engineering Excellence cultural effort


Basic Qualifications:

  • Vector Art Experience
  • Experience in Adobe applications: Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator
  • Pursing Bachelor of Arts degree

Cooper Tire is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We strive to recruit, develop and retain top candidates by providing an engaging culture and opportunities to grow and develop. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, status as an individual with a disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

Nearest Major Market: Lima
Nearest Secondary Market: Findlay

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