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Title Furniture Designer / Production Engineer, Bristol
Location Bristol
Job Type Permanent
Salary £25,000 to £35,000 plus pension and life assurance
Vacancy Number V03691
Details

This company is a specialist in the interior architecture of historical and period properties and work directly with their clients who come to them for their expertise and beautiful pieces of furniture, joinery and workmanship. They are currently seeking an experienced and professional Production Engineer to be responsible for taking 2D design drawings and preparing manufacturing and purchasing drawings for the workshop, subcontract makers and fitters.

Responsibilities will include: Liaising with clients and design / production team regarding design issues; production of cutting lists for the purchase of sheet material; production of accurate shopping lists for the purchase of appliances; production of site installation drawings detailing precise position of furniture within site boundaries; provision of technical assistance to fitting teams during both assembly and installation; contributing to the regular design team meetings to suggest improvements; discussions with suppliers of timber and hardware to ensure that the correct materials are used to fit both the design brief and the cost.

With a cabinetmaking background and/or a good understanding of furniture manufacturing, materials selection and presentation you’ll have AutoCAD and Microsoft Office skills (Woodwork for Inventor experience desirable). You’ll be able to work from drawings and specification sheets to interpret technical requirements and design briefs as well as having experience of site surveying. Knowledge of period architectural styles, building techniques and mouldings would be an advantage as would an understanding of mechanical and electrical services required to be connected to fitted furniture, kitchens, and bathrooms.

Salary is £25,000 to £35,000 plus pension and life assurance. Please contact Pippa Baker on 01920 486125 for further details, or simply forward your application and CV / portfolio to recruit@careersindesign.com.

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Title Senior Interior Designer / Furniture Designer
Location Bristol
Job Type Permanent
Salary £Negotiable + Pension
Vacancy Number V03672
Details

This company is a specialist in the interior architecture of historical and period properties. They are all passionate about their designs and work directly with their clients who come to them for their expertise and beautiful pieces of furniture, joinery and workmanship. Currently looking to fill a new role of Senior Creative Designer they are seeking a candidate with both an architectural and cabinetmaking background.

The right candidate will need good knowledge of historical furniture and architectural details as well as a flair for contemporary design. This role would suit an individual who thrives on attention to detail and excels creatively.

You’ll be designing bespoke projects from a client brief often liaising with the clients and their architects and builders plus using past space planning experience. You’ll be managing aspects of project financials and be expected to obtain quotations so will need to be numerate. You will also be managing external bespoke metal work and stone suppliers and as such will need good communication and organisational skills. Concepts and designs will be presented to the client via hand drawings and AutoCAD so these skills will be needed.

Salary is negotiable plus pension. If this vacancy sounds of interest please contact Pippa Baker on 01920 486125 for further details, or simply forward your application and CV / portfolio to recruit@careersindesign.com.

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Title Furniture Designer, Devon
Location Devon
Job Type Permanent
Salary £22,000 to £32,000 + Pension
Vacancy Number V03651
Details

This well-established company of furniture designers and makers is based in East Devon and manufacture custom-made furniture for high-end residential projects in the UK and abroad. Past projects include the fit-out of residences in Eaton Square and Pembridge Crescent in London. An exciting opportunity has come up for a Furniture Designer to join the existing team and provide support to the project managers and workshop.

Main areas of responsibility will include: client liaison; design development; site surveys; researching and integrating fittings; the production of presentation and working drawings to the highest standards; briefing makers and regular visits to the workshop to ensure the work is being made as intended.

With between 2 to 5 years’ experience of producing detailed drawings of bespoke furniture for manufacture you’ll be fluent in AutoCAD or SolidWorks and have a good understanding of furniture production methods and materials. Experience of making furniture would be advantageous.

Salary is in the range of £22,000 to £32,000 plus pension. Please contact Pippa Baker on 01920 486125 for further details, or simply forward your application and CV / portfolio to recruit@careersindesign.com.

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