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Company: Shaw Industries
Location: Cartersville, GA
Career Level: Associate
Industries: Retail, Wholesale, Apparel


With more than 70 years in the commercial flooring business, Patcraft defines performance by more than how our products withstand the physical demands of an environment, but also how they support human performance, productivity, health and wellness. We deliver high performance flooring solutions with innovative design and superior service to meet the needs of every market sector.

Our Custom Designers create pattern and color development for all print, CYP and tufting equipment orders as it relates to all market segments in commercial flooring. This job works full time out of our Cartersville, GA Campus.

What you'll be doing:

  • Coordinate pattern and color development as it relates to market introductions.

  • Develop original designs appropriate to the product by using the computer aided design system (CAD) for development of new designs.

  • Create color lines for the assigned end use segment for the hospitality market based on sales information and current trends.

  • Conduct market research, tracking and evaluation of color and design trends in fashion, furnishings, etc. with little or no direction.

  • Develop and present product presentations internally and to customers.

  • Travel to and participate in industry design and trade shows as well as field testing new products and color lines with the A & D community.

Required Competencies:

  • Innovate

  • Execute Action Plan

  • Learn Continuously

  • Adapt and Change

  • Build Customer Satisfaction

Job Requirements:

  • Four year college degree and/or advanced degree: Textile, Fibers, Graphic and/or Interior Design.

  • Must have excellent knowledge of Photoshop and/or Nedgraphics.

  • Working knowledge of yarn/fibers and basic concepts of pattern design.

  • Exceptional aesthetic sense and intuitive understanding of design and color principles.

Patcraft is based out of Cartersville, Georgia, at the new Create Centre, an innovative facility that encourages collaboration and connectivity of commercial product development and marketing teams, as well as customers from around the globe. We are looking for energetic, passionate individuals to become a part of our brand, as well as support the values and mission of our parent company Shaw Industries, Inc., a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, Inc., which is located in Dalton, GA.

Work Shift

8 hour, day shift

Shaw is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination, harassment, and retaliation. It is our policy to recruit, hire, train, and promote individuals in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, gender identity, or any other legally protected status.

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