Industrial Design Intern at
Munchkin

The Opportunity

Who We Are

Munchkin is one of the most innovative and fast-growing consumer product companies in the world! After 30 years of being a leader in the baby industry, Munchkin is growing up and expanding our business reach to even more consumers with the launch of Curio, a highly curated line of home products inspired by curiosity.

Founded in 1990, Munchkin has sold billions of dollars of products through our key retail partners: Target, Walmart and Amazon and has global distribution in over 45 countries. At Munchkin, we make world-class, award-winning products, and believe in only producing the safest ones on the market. We are industry leaders in design and innovation with over 140 international product and brand design awards in the past 5 years and growing! Munchkin has a world-class portfolio of over 300 patents and has recently averaged over 20 new patents per year.

We lead with our core values and believe that investing in the community is our responsibility. We create opportunities for every child’s potential and well-being through their Radiant Colors program, work to create a sustainable future, and in partnership with the International Fund for Animal welfare have committed to animal conservation.

There is no better time than now to join Munchkin as we embark on their next and biggest growth journey moving us into technology focused, higher valued products, and household consumer goods. Munchkin is growing up and you could be the next influential leader to play a key role in driving enormous customer-centered value and join us on our journey toward rapid growth.

What You'll Do:

Munchkin’s Product Design Internship Program is designed to provide hands-on experience and exposure to a career in the consumer products industry. Munchkin develops innovative, modern, and credible products for babies and children that make parents' lives easier and more enjoyable by thinking of "the little things." We are looking for interns to join our creative Product Design Team in Van Nuys, CA. This is a real design job, working on real products. You will be able to see your product designs in retail stores.

This position will be involved in generating concepts, problem solving and styling of new products. Quick sketching, mockups, 3D modeling, preparing presentation boards and corresponding with overseas operations are just some of the responsibilities of this position.

Bring it!

  • Should be proficient with Illustrator, Photoshop, SolidWorks and Keyshot
  • Knowledge and understanding of User Experience (UX) and User Interface (UI)
  • Experience in product development with integrated technology/IoT
  • Must be able to work on-site in Van Nuys, CA
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States without visa sponsorship by Munchkin
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively with people of all levels and ability to function in a team environment
  • Detail oriented and excellent organizational skills

Join our Team!

There are 4 positions available. This is very exciting for us as it means that our internship program is successful! We have worked with many talented student designers, and they help paved the way for this success. Be a part of this! The hourly rate is $18.00 per hour, time and a half for any over time worked, and half day Fridays. Students will be selected based on the work presented in the portfolio that is sent.

Location

Los Angeles, California, USA google maps

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