Graduate Product Designer 2024

Type: Graduate
Region: Yorkshire and The Humber

kp is a globally recognised leader in the packaging and specialty film industry, renowned for its unwavering commitment to sustainability and innovation. The need to act on climate change has never been clearer so we incorporate sustainability into everything we do by #InvestingInBetter – creating innovative products that enhance product protection, shelf life and contribute to reducing the overall carbon footprint.

Graduate Product Designer

Are you passionate about new product designs and conceptual product ideas while making a positive impact on the environment? Klöckner Pentaplast (kp), a global leader in sustainable packaging solutions with a presence in 18 countries and a workforce of approximately 6000 employees worldwide, is seeking a dedicated Graduate Product Designer to join our team in Featherstone, West Yorkshire.

At kp, sustainability is at the core of everything we do. We are committed to reducing our environmental footprint while producing innovative packaging solutions for a better tomorrow. Joining our team means contributing to a global effort to create a more sustainable future.

Key responsibilities

  • Using Solidworks to create 3D product drawings
  • Designing products from concept to production ready
  • Creating high quality customer facing concept presentations
  • Programming and running a CNC machine to create prototype tools


  • Recent Graduate, ready to gain a hands-on experience, in a multi-disciplined team.
  • Fluent in Solidworks or similar CAD packages.
  • Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator ability useful.
  • Bachelor’s degree (BA/BS) in Product Design / Industrial Design or relevant equivalent experience.
  • Good knowledge of materials and manufacturing methods.
  • CNC, and Vacuum Forming knowledge useful but not essential.

Why join us?

  • Opportunity to work for a global leader in sustainable manufacturing.
  • Competitive compensation and benefits package.
  • Professional development and growth opportunities.
  • Collaborative and inclusive work environment.
  • Chance to make a positive impact on the environment and the communities we serve.

Join us in shaping a safer and more sustainable future at kp! Apply now.

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If you are determined, thrive in a fast-paced environment with high levels of accountability and focus, then we’d love to meet you! Please apply using the link below.

At kp, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion is vital to our global success. We welcome applicants from all identities, ideas, perspectives and experiences and encourage people from underrepresented backgrounds to apply.

We aim to create an inclusive culture where our employees feel empowered to play to their strengths and see themselves reflected in the organization without regard to race, gender, religion, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual preference, marital status, or inclusion in any other protected class.

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