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Career Opportunities at Congoleum

Surface Designer – Design Studio    
Posted: 04-17-2014

Job Description:

Congoleum is seeking an experienced and talented surface texture designer to develop new flooring design direction for tile and other products.  Knowledge of how to turn artwork into flooring texture and pattern and color is key to the process.  The designer will work with color specialist and production on color trials.  The successful candidate must be a team oriented person who can work with and be an integral part of a growing collaborative design team, as well as work with other departments, to produce salable designs for residential and commercial interior markets.  The designer will also coordinate and translate design trends and manage competitive information for the design group.  A strong sense of style is required.


Responsible for creating designs for all product lines

Research and set trend / design directions with SVP Design

Pattern separations and refinement

Develop design process from new mock-ups through to cylinder development

Embossing texture development

Liaison between departments for product information

Understand how to translate trends into product and product applications

Job Position:      Reports to Design Studio Manager

Experience         Preferably 3-5 years

Salary Range      $45 - $70k

Travel:                  25%

Education           College Art, Graphic, Textile Degree Preferred

Skills:                     AVA design system knowledge a plus, MAC computer, Photoshop

Full Time:             (Will consider part-time to start with understanding phasing into full-time)

Location:              Hamilton, NJ (Mercer County)

Relocation          Available

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