This company specialises in the design and manufacture of lighting and furnishing products and as one of the leading suppliers to the interior designer and specifiers market, their products have earned a reputation of being extremely well made and beautifully designed. They are looking for an Assistant Product Designer to work on the design and development of new product ranges as well as the maintenance of their extensive back catalogue of products.
This will include producing concept renders, reverse engineering and product design, and the generation of technical drawings for manufacture. You will also be required to solve engineering problems should they arise and comfortably manage your own time and workload in a fast-paced design environment.
You’ll be: Using SolidWorks for product design and the completion of detailed technical drawings for manufacture; Generating 3D models and concept renders; Communicating manufacturing methods and technical specifications to suppliers; Completing informative product documentation and instructions; Helping to ensure that all quality and technical product standards are met.
Educated in a relevant degree discipline such as Product Design or Design Engineering you’ll have some industry experience in using SolidWorks and be a competent user of Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and Microsoft Office. With a keen eye for quality and design and great attention to detail, you’ll possess experience of design for manufacture and have an understanding of engineering concepts and materials. As well as having the potential to project manage and problem solve, you’ll be able to organise your own time to meet project deadlines and have the ability to communicate effectively with colleagues and suppliers when necessary.
Salary is in the range of £22,000 to £24,000 plus pension and healthcare. If this job opening sounds of interest please contact Pippa Baker on 01920 486125 for further details, or simply forward your application and CV / portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org.