Cintas Product Development Manager - Chicago in Chicago, Illinois
Product Development Manager - Chicago-10195852
The Global Supply Chain Division of Cintas is currently looking for a Product Development Manager to join our development team. As the Product Development Manager you will support the development process in its various states from creation to completion for use in products for Global Accounts, Strategic Markets, Catalog Divisions. Responsible for management of fabric, garment, and trim development and resourcing approval processes. Assists in development of innovative fabrics and components, development of incremental improvements in cost and performance.
High School diploma or GED required, 4 year degree preferred (preferably in Fashion Merchandising, Design, or Sourcing).
2-5 years experience with product development, sourcing, production and/or supply chain management preferred with expertise in cost and garment engineering.
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Team player who is confident to offer solutions to problems and thinks outside of the box in a rapidly changing and growing environment
Strong ability to multi-task and demonstrate flexibility with a proven track record of proactive and efficient ways to execute a process
Collaborate with cross functional teams to meet all calendar deadlines in development process. Knowledge of fit process and tech packs
Knowledge of and experience using Internet and Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Email) required
Our partners enjoy:
• 401(k)/Profit Sharing/ESOP
• Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance Package
• Disability & Life Insurance Package
• Paid Vacation & Holidays
For more than 45 years, Cintas Corporation has offered highly-specialized services to businesses of all types. Cintas provides uniforms, facility services, safety supplies, fire protection solutions, flame resistant clothing, cleanroom resources, and promotional products. We are the service professionals, providing countless supplies and services to businesses small and large throughout the world. We operate in 420 facilities including, six manufacturing sites and nine distribution centers. We also have one of the largest fleets in North America. To support our aggressive growth plans, we offer unique opportunities, including advancement, ongoing training, mentoring and the opportunity to develop world class business skills.
Cintas is Team Driven, and the true spirit we share gives us a competitive edge. We win together by working together as a team, giving mutual respect to all of our co-workers regardless of their background or tenure.
The engine of Cintas’ team driven approach is our culture, which drives our profitability and stability. It’s a culture that exudes a high degree of professionalism at every level of our business. It’s a culture that maximizes the career development of all of our employee-partners, regardless of their job title and description.
Cintas Corporation is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and will make all employment-related decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
Job Category: Production / Manufacturing
Organization: Supply Chain
Employee Status: Regular