Job Openings

Current Openings

Graphic Designer

All applicants must submit a portfolio for review. Examples of Photos with Typed message a big help.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design, Art, or related field 
  • 2-4 years of experience 
  • Excellent interpersonal skills 
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Cloud and in programs such as InDesign, Photoshop, etc.  
  • Experience designing material for promotion events and campaigns 

Requirements:

  • Represent Douglas in a professional manner
  • Passion and experience in fishing
  • Live in the Syracuse area close to Phoenix, NY or willing to relocate

Responsibilities:

  • Learn and become familiar with all Douglas Outdoors products
  • Conceptualize, design and implement creative graphics and content, both print and digital, on time and within budget 
  • Develop and design layouts, inclusive of copy and images for sales collateral (PDF and PPT), digital ads, onsite promotional materials (banners, printed collateral), etc. 
  • Update existing presentations and collateral; design new ones, create branded collateral for client presentations and trade shows 
  • Assist marketing team with edits to digital assets such as email, landing pages, social media, etc.  
  • Conceptualize, design and create annual product catalogs
  • Stay uptodate with industry trends and products

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Industrial Designer

We are looking for an individual who is passionate about all types of fishing to help us bridge the gap between the art of designing products and point of purchase displays and the manufacturing process. The ideal candidate has a passion for fishing, traveling, adventure and testing new products in the field!

This is a hands-on and in house position. Upon being hired, candidate will be working out of our Phoenix, NY location.

Compensation is based on experience.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, Engineering, Mathematics, Industrial Design, or related field.
  • 2-4 years of design experience
  • Proven ability to create specialty products and improve on current designs
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Highly self-motivated
  • Experience working with SolidWorks
  • Proficient in Adobe
  • Experience finishing rods or tying flies is a must 

Responsibilities:

  • Design and create prototype fishing products
  • Work with our Senior Rod Designer to help organize rod design sheets
  • Work with R&D Engineers to ensure rods align with what we are trying to achieve
  • Work with our factories to make sure rods are produced exactly as they were designed
  • Review inventory levels and work with the sales and marketing teams to make sure we have the correct rods in stock for our customers.
  • Learn and become familiar with all Douglas Outdoors products
  • Stay up to date with industry trends and products

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Mechanical Engineer

Douglas Outdoors is looking for a Mechanical Engineer to help develop carbon fiber tubes and fishing rods.  The position will include working with our fishing rod designer to come up with the criteria for the rod design then developing the production processes and procedures. The candidate must have a degree in Mechanical engineering, proficient in SolidWorks and MetLab, and have some basic hands-on experience running a manual mill.  Some background in composites and a love for fishing a huge plus.  The job will include modifying equipment and designing fixturing to improve several processes.  The job will be based out of Phoenix, NY just a few minutes from Syracuse NY.

Qualifications:

  • Learn and become familiar with all Douglas Outdoors products
  • Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering or in a related field
  • 2-5 years of experience working in engineering
  • Firm grasp of engineering concepts, and experience designing mechanical systems and products
  • Excellent math skills: ability to apply advanced mathematical principles and statistics to solve problems
  • Experience using CAD software such as SolidWorks and MetLab
  • Exceptional technical and problem-solving skills and reasoning ability
  • Ability to communicate effectively and clearly
  • Must be self-motivated and a great team worker
  • Stay up-to-date with industry trends and products

Requirements:

  • Passion and experience in fishing
  • Live in the Syracuse area close to Phoenix, NY or willing to relocate

Apply Now