Tech Design Summer Intern

Overview

The Express Summer Internship Program is a 10-week paid program that offers undergraduate Juniors and Seniors the opportunity to work with and learn from experienced professionals while gaining exposure to various aspects of a retail fashion company. The Summer Intern class will include students interested in hands-on experience in an area of interest and exposure to cross-functional collaboration as well as gaining valuable professional development.

The 2023 program runs from June 5th to August 11th, and positions will be available in our Columbus, Ohio headquarters.

Responsibilities

  • Assists in creating tech packs and managing technical information database
  • Prepare & measure garment samples for fit sessions
  • Support with sample tracking and fit coordination
  • Organize samples and tech packs
  • Assists in a technical project and a range of admin duties

Key Attributes
  • Interested in a career in fashion retail or a specialized department
  • Curious and eager to learn
  • Motivated self-starter
  • Mature, responsible, reliable
  • Eager to learn and curious
  • Strong organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills (written and verbal).
  • Customer-focused, results driven, analytical, strong critical thinking skills.
  • Able to work well independently and collaboratively
  • Articulate, mature, personable, and professional
  • Self-directed, goal-oriented and flexible, enjoys working in a fast-paced environment.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Teams, Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Capacity & Interest to learn othersoftware Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, Gerber, PLM
  • Basic knowledge and experience with patternmaking and garment making
  • High degree of organizational skill and problem-solving ability

Requirements
  • Availability to work full time (40 hours per week)
  • Preferred GPA at or above 3.2


Closing

As an equal opportunity employer, Express does not discriminate in hiring or terms and conditions of employment on the basis of any federal, state, or locally protected class. Express only hires individuals authorized for employment in the United States.

Notification to Agencies: Please note that Express does not accept unsolicited resumes or calls from third-party recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement and approval from HR to submit resumes for a specific requisition, Express will not consider or approve payment to any third-parties for hires made.