In this world, there are people who live the strenuous life—long, hard days outside in punishing conditions—and there are companies that make their gear. From the battlefield to the backcountry, from the edge of a raging wildfire to the top of a 15,000-foot peak, MYSTERY RANCH supplies these stalwart souls with backpacks to match their boldness. Conceived in the Rocky Mountains and used worldwide, MYSTERY RANCH packs have always had a single purpose: to minimize the burden on your back. Which in turn maximizes your strength, speed, and overall performance—as a soldier, firefighter, hunter, skier, climber, or whatever bold and strenuous activity you call your own.
Offering a dynamic and diverse working environment that caters to those who appreciate these zealous lifestyles, Mystery Ranch is always seeking applications from enthusiastic, motivated and detail-oriented individuals
The Designer will work to find creative solutions to meet and exceed tangible consumer needs, problems, and expectations in and around load carriage. Working closely with the Product Manager, Product Development team members, and key customers and end-users, the Designer will help to translate product concepts into best-in-class, functional & durable gear solutions. They will be responsible for working through the design brief to understand customer requirements and marketplace positioning, troubleshooting initial creative concepts, generating 2D and/or 3D concept drawings, and ultimately patterning and producing sew-samples for handoff to Product Developers.
The Designer will be expected to utilize proven MYSTERY RANCH design methodologies and construction techniques while also pioneering new methods, technologies, and best practices for building quality gear. The Designer will need to combine creative problem-solving abilities with hands-on fabrication skills to ensure that all products live up to the MYSTERY RANCH brand promise and company values. Full Job Description >
To be considered for this position, please email cover letter, resume and current porfolio to email@example.com with the subject line "Designer"
MYSTERY RANCH's Production Team is looking for fun, highly motivated, and like-minded outdoor enthusiasts who are passionate about building (and wearing) the best load-bearing gear in the world. Build for the customer, build for yourself. Wear our product on the ski slope or to the weekend farmer's market. Let us introduce you to the world of MYSTERY RANCH.
Let us know if this is your passion. We offer a highly sought-after benefits package, the opportunity to build cool gear, and be a world-renowned Rancher! Experience preferred but willing to train the right individual.
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