Avery Dennison

Avery Dennison Technical Art and Tooling Coordinator in Greensboro, North Carolina

Company Description

About Avery Dennison

Avery Dennison (NYSE:AVY) is a global materials science company specializing in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of labeling and functional materials. The company’s products, which are used in nearly every major industry, include pressure-sensitive materials for labels and graphic applications; tapes and other bonding solutions for industrial, medical, and retail applications; tags, labels and embellishments for apparel; and radio frequency identification (RFID) solutions serving retail apparel and other markets. Headquartered in Glendale, California, the company employs approximately 30,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported sales in 2018 were $7.2 billion. Learn more at www.averydennison.com.

Job Description

As a member of the RFID Product Development team, this role supports the new product development team by creating and maintaining the technical specification, artwork and product drawings collection.

Responsibilities

  • Create and maintain product drawings and specifications

  • Develop key processes with artwork houses, etch houses, and engravers/platemakers; manages these key processes and ensures these suppliers deliver quality products

  • Responsible for vendor management of antenna, cylinder engravers, plate, die, and other tooling suppliers.

  • Member of prepress team and key point of contact for both artwork houses and engravers/platemakers

  • Prepare web layouts, die, and tooling drawings

  • Prepare packaging drawings and submit for approvals

  • Proofing/preflighting of incoming graphic and CAD files for correct printing & size specifications

  • Provide periodic reports of artwork status, issues/corrective actions, critical timelines

  • Assure all information related to art and print tools is updated, accurate and maintained in planning and financial systems

  • Assist with order management and order engineering, including process development and first articles

  • Tracking artwork, products through process flow, scheduling engravers, printers, etchers, etc.

  • Assist with cost estimates for new products

  • Lead and document team meetings such as artwork enhancement, design reviews and release

  • Responsible for ensuring the accuracy and thoroughness of information, including maintenance and archival of files

  • Communicate critical process, lead time, etc. information and requirements to other RFID groups

Qualifications

Education:

  • Associate's degree required (Bachelor preferred)

Requirements:

  • Experience in manufacturing environment in a professional role.

  • Able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously. Experience in an ISO environment.

  • Demonstrated leadership and interpersonal skills - verbal and written.

  • Computer design and applications knowledge in PC and Macintosh.

  • Proficient in AutoCad and Adobe Illustrator, Solidworks also preferred

  • Experience in continuous web handling operations - printing, coating, & converting

  • Effective negotiation and facilitation skills

  • High degree of commitment and initiative

  • Must possess attention to detail, accuracy, and follow-up on responsibilities

  • Ability to interact effectively with employees at all levels

  • Team based management style and interaction skills

  • Proficient with Lotus Notes, MS Word, MS Excel, MS Powerpoint, and Visio

  • Must be flexible on work hours and willing to travel 10%

Additional Information

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled

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