This company provides contract furniture designed to enhance challenging environments, from high-traffic footfall areas such as receptions and waiting rooms to high security buildings such as prisons.
To help with their growth and react to their increasingly busy workload they have created a new key position of Prototyper. The main remit is to build and amend prototypes for new products being developed. This includes building prototypes from new as well as amending existing items.
Duties include constructing new Prototypes from sketches or manufacturing drawings, amending existing prototypes received from suppliers, advising on foams / webbing / construction of frame, advising on improvements with regard to design and upholstery at concept stage and providing input for value engineering.
They want someone that likes a challenge and has lots of initiative as well as upholstery skills. There will be other projects apart from upholstery so they need you to be flexible also. Alongside experience in upholstery and knowledge of fabrics and materials you will need good carpentry and cabinet making skills.
Salary will be between £22,000 and £25,000 plus a pension. 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.