Design Assistant, Print Designer

Region: Canada

State: British Columbia

City: Vancouver

Business Unit: Store Support Centre (SSC)

Time Type: Full-time

Description & Requirements

Who We Are 

lululemon is a yoga-inspired technical apparel company up to big things. The practice and philosophy of yoga informs our overall purpose to elevate the world through the power of practice. We are proud to be a growing global company with locations all around the world, from Vancouver to Shanghai, and places in between. We owe our success to our innovative product, our emphasis on our stores, our commitment to our people, and the incredible connections we get to make in every community we are in.


About This Team

The Design Assistant Print role sits within the Concept Design Org. Our goal is to elevate the Lululemon product by creating unique and original artworks by hand.  Our team will drive excellence in print through the connection of design, development and merchandising.  


A day in the Life: 

  • A Design Assistant for Print is building knowledge and expertise to become a Print Designer
  • Provides support to the Print Design team and creates Seasonal Print colour guides Keeping sample and artwork library up to date 
  • Maintains archives of Print artwork files and purchased designs on shared server.
  • Works closely with Senior Print designers to understand how to create artwork repeat files   
  • Well informed of current colour trends, art, fashion, design and sport related products through market research to keep ahead of consumer needs.

Qualifications:

  • 0-2 Years industry experience 
  • BA, BFA or BS in Textile design or similar 
  • Proficient use of Adobe Photoshop, illustrator also preferable
  • Understanding of different print techniques, fabrics and garment construction 

Must haves:

  • Acknowledges the presence of choice in every moment and takes personal responsibility for their life.
  • Possesses an entrepreneurial spirit and continuously innovates to achieve great results. 
  • Communicates with honesty and kindness, and creates the space for others to do the same. 
  • Leads with courage, knowing the possibility of greatness is bigger than the fear of failure. 
  • Fosters connection by putting people first and building trusting relationships. 
  • Integrates fun and joy as a way of being and working, aka doesn’t take themselves too seriously.