Position Description

Spring 19' Intern - ROXY Footwear Design
Location Corporate Headquarters
City Huntington Beach
State/Territory California
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Requisition Number:
Human Resources
Employment Duration:
Part time
Employment Status:

Company Overview

Boardriders, Inc., is the world’s leading action sports and lifestyle company that designs, produces and distributes branded apparel, footwear and accessories for Boardriders around the world. The Company’s apparel and footwear brands, represent a casual lifestyle for young‐minded people who are inspired by a passion for outdoor action sports. The Company’s Quiksilver, Billabong, Roxy, DC Shoes, RVCA, Element, VonZipper, Xcel, Kustom and Palmers brands have authentic roots and heritage in surf, snow and skate. With approximately 10,000 team members globally, the Company’s products are sold in more than 110 countries in a wide range of distribution, including surf shops, skate shops, snow shops, its proprietary Boardriders stores and other Company‐owned retail stores, select department stores and through various e‐ commerce channels.

Boardriders is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer including: Minorities/Women/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans

**This is an un-paid, for academic credit internship**
Duration: College/University course dates

Boardriders, Inc. offers internships in various departments and provide college students with supervised practical experience in the workplace. You can intern in departments like Merchandising & Design, Retail Buying, Marketing, Public Relations, Operations and Human Resources to name a few.

To be considered for the Internship Program you  MUST :

  • Be a Junior or Senior currently enrolled at a college or university; or enrolled in an MBA program  AND
  • Receive school credit for your internship  AND
  • Able to provide proof of health insurance

(Please note: Students are eligible to intern during their course dates.  Students may not begin before course date or continue past course date unless authorization letter is provided)


What would you be doing?

The Footwear Design intern will be responsible for assisting the RX FTW design team in trend/market research, creating seasonal color palettes and graphic/print design work, material and sample organization, and helping out with set ups for global design meetings. In addition to this the intern will put together a final design project that includes trend direction, color/material details and technical flats for a future season. This project can be used in the interns design portfolio when they graduate.

What Skills, Major or Experience are we looking for?

  • Fashion and Footwear Design Majors and/or Graphic/Print Design majors preferred
  • Basic design computer skills needed : Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office
  • Ability to research and analyze key design trends
  • Positive attitude and strong work ethic 


  • Interns receive a discount at our campus store
  • Attend company events
  • Unlimited networking opportunities
  • Casual work environment- “shorts, flip flops and tee shirts are acceptable!”
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