Senior Furniture / Product Designer, North Yorkshire, £35,000 – £45,000, V03072
We have filled this vacancy.
This sub-contract metal fabrication company specialises in the design and manufacture of systems office furniture products and upholstered office screens supplied to an extensive portfolio of blue chip end users around the world. Operating from a modern comprehensively equipped factory, the Company’s passion for design and engineering coupled with an unwavering adherence to the principles of design for manufacture, have helped them to achieve an impressive unbroken sales growth.
They are now looking for a talented designer who can help design / engineer new furniture systems and provide project specific technical support to the sales team. The successful candidate should be passionate about design / engineering, have a thorough understanding of how things are made and a practical hands on approach.
A working knowledge of any or all of the following would be a distinct advantage but not essential:- Office furniture design, tubular and sheet steel fabrications, extruded aluminium profiles, plastic injection moulding, woodworking, upholstery, bills of materials and costings together with the generation of sales literature and technical brochures.
Commercially focused, the ideal candidate will hold a minimum 2:2 (or equivalent) in a relevant degree and be a confident Solidworks, Excel and Word user. You’ll need to be a good communicator both verbally and via hand drawn sketches, have good listening skills and be able to manage your work load to achieve deadlines. A full UK/EU driving licence will also be needed as well as a god sense of humour.
This job offers the successful candidate a great opportunity to escape the rat race, live in a beautiful uncongested part of the world with excellent schools and a higher quality of life, whilst working on a varied range of interesting, contemporary furniture related design projects.
Please contact Pippa on 01920 486125 for further details, apply using the link below or simply forward your application and CV / portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org.