|Title||Junior Product Designer, Cheshire|
|Salary||£20,000 to £25,000 plus pension, bonus scheme, private healthcare and works perks|
Our client specialises in playground equipment and manufactures in-house, supplying a broad spectrum of clients including landscape architects, play companies and Councils. You will find their products in public parks, offices, private houses and destination locations all around the world. They are currently looking for a creative Product Designer with a good technical ability and working knowledge of SolidWorks to join their team and contribute high quality, innovative designs. They need a versatile candidate who can work on their own initiative and develop in this role.
Key roles and responsibilities include: Project management, working with the support of the team; Employing strong modelling skills, production of technical drawings for manufacture and renders for presentations; Developing bespoke product designs that can be manufactured efficiently and cost effectively; Modifications to the existing standard product range; Ensuring efficient and timely completion of projects, anticipating issues and proactively working to resolve them; Liaising with both customers and suppliers on a daily basis; Being involved in costings and ordering.
With a Product Design degree or similar and ideally between 1 and 2 years’ experience of manufacturing processes for sheet metal and wood you’ll have strong modelling and technical skills. You’ll need to be conversant with SolidWorks (Adobe Creative Suite / AutoCAD skills would be an advantage). Good communication and interpersonal skills will be required and you’ll be detail orientated and numerate.
Salary is in the range of £20,000 to £25,000 plus pension, bonus scheme, private healthcare and works perks. 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. You can also apply via our website www.careersindesign.com/design-jobs/1185.