CAD Engineer

CAD Engineer, London, FILLED, £24,000-£27,000, VB02604

This vacancy has been filled.

This leading manufacturer of ergonomic products for the office workplace are committed to environmental sustainability and continually strive to design, engineer and manufacture products that consume less of the Earths limited resources. Their current vacancy is for the UK office and showroom based in London and is for a CAD and Bills of Material Engineer. This person’s responsibilities would include the handling of all design data, measuring up fittings and components, creating CAD drawings for production and BOMs for manufacturing and the supply chain. The person would be part of the design team managing the handover of design data to production, working closely with manufacturing.

You should be SolidWorks literate with knowledge of PDM software, familiar with methods for sharing data and previous use of Oracle would be an advantage. You should also be able to create and update Bills of Materials, confident in working with product codes and handling queries from both the manufacturing and sales sides of the business. Some training will be given.  Please contact Pippa Baker on 01920 486125 for further details, apply using the link below or simply forward your application and CV / portfolio to recruit@careersindesign.com.

Furniture Production Designer

Furniture Production Designer, London, FILLED, £28k+, VB02594

This vacancy is now closed for applications.

Opus Magnum make furniture. Our clients come to us because we can manufacture precisely what they require. Working at the middle to the top end of the market for clients who require high quality and an understanding of design. We work across most sectors, with projects spanning companies, institutions, leisure and the arts, education, flagship retail and private individuals. A full-time position is currently available for a skilled Furniture Designer with at least 4 years’ experience designing high quality freestanding and fitted bespoke furniture. Your role will be to develop and produce detailed production drawings from concepts that originate either in-house or from leading architects / interior designers.

You must have a good technical understanding of joinery, modern materials and fittings, as well as a sharp eye for detail. Commercial awareness and a proven ability to work independently and to a program are also important attributes required for this position. We are looking for a candidate with sound design skills, someone personable, enthusiastic and articulate who would be confident working as part of our dynamic team. VectorWorks or Solidworks proficiency is a preference (although training would be available) the ability to sketch is essential.

Kitchen Design Technician

Kitchen Design Technician, West Sussex, FILLED, £18,000, VB02597

This company has supplied kitchens to UK homes for over 40 years and during this time they have gained a reputation for developing products of the highest quality, supported by a high level of personalised service. They are currently seeking a Kitchen Design Technician to design and quote kitchens that meets the customers and company’s needs. Also to assist other internal departments in the processing of orders and kitchen call-offs and the provision of technical support.

With a qualification in design or a degree and driving licence you will need at least 2 years’ experience in domestic kitchen design, CAD literate, ideally with PLANIT software and well-developed communication skills both written and verbal. You should also have good time management skills and be proactive, flexible and a team player.  Please contact Pippa Baker on 01920 486125 for further details, apply using the link below or simply forward your application and CV / portfolio to recruit@careersindesign.com.

Interior Designer

Interior Designer, Worcestershire, FILLED, £20,000+package, VB02596

This vacancy has been filled.

Established in the early 70s, this company has an excellent reputation with both national and independent developers and house builders as a creator of inspirational showhomes and marketing suites. Working closely with their clients they offer a unique and personal approach to help clients to achieve their goals by providing innovative design solutions. They can boast a high level of repeat business and recommendations and are currently seeking a designer to join their growing team.

Design qualified you will already have 2+ years’ creative interior design experience preferably in residential, an understanding of fabrics, colour and styling and with good spatial awareness. IT literate, Photoshop and Indesign would be an advantage and good organisational skills a must.  Please contact Pippa Baker on 01920 486125 for further details, apply using the link below or simply forward your application and CV / portfolio to recruit@careersindesign.com.

Product / Graphic Designer

Product / Graphic Designer, London, FILLED, c£26,000, VB02595

This vacancy has been filled.

Our client designs, manufactures and delivers bespoke design promotional gifts for some of the world’s leading brands. With a very successful last few years they are seeking a Mid-weight Designer to work on a variety of project types including promotional gifts, instruction leaflets, marketing, packaging and advertising.

You will need 2+ years’ commercial experience in a design related role with fluency in Adobe Creative Suite. With a Product / Graphic Design qualification and a multi-disciplinary outlook, you will also need good visualisation skills, be commercially minded with an interest in design futures, trends and forecasting and have excellent communication and organisational skills. Their working environment would suit a designer who is enthusiastic and willing to explore new ideas, communicative, cheerful and self-motivated.  Please contact Pippa Baker on 01920 486125 for further details, apply using the link below or simply forward your application and CV / portfolio to recruit@careersindesign.com.

Exhibition Designer (Filled)

Exhibition Designer, Kent, FILLED, £40,000 – £45,000, VB02591

This vacancy has been filled.

This company has been designing and building exhibition stands since the mid 80’s and has carried out hundreds of contracts throughout the UK and currently working on many projects around the world. Not only do they design custom stands they also build them in-house offering the complete service to their clients. They now have a vacancy for a Senior Exhibition Designer working out of their offices in Kent. They are easily accessible with the high speed train from St Pancras and are close to the M20.

You should be an all-rounder experienced in the design of custom built exhibitions from brief to installation with excellent communication skills and strong client presentation skills. Knowledge of 3D packages is required, they use Vectorworks and 3D Studio and alongside creativity you should also have good technical skills.  Please contact Pippa Baker on 01920 486125 for further details, apply using the link below or simply forward your application and CV / portfolio to recruit@careersindesign.com.

Product Designer

Product Designer, Oxfordshire, FILLED, c£20,000, VB02587

This company has built an outstanding reputation for innovation and design, contributing to some of the world’s great architectural designs. They are currently seeking a product designer to provide technical advice to clients, assist with the design and development of products and produce presentation visuals and animations.

Degree qualified you will need a minimum of a year’s industry experience, knowledge of sheet metal fabrication methods, excellent technical drawing ability and fluency in 3D software (preferably Solidworks). You will also need a driving licence.  Please contact Pippa Baker on 01920 486125 for further details, apply using the link below or simply forward your application and CV / portfolio to recruit@careersindesign.com.

Junior Product Designer

Junior Product Designer, Wiltshire, Filled, Equiv £20,000, VB02585

A keen and eager graduate of Product / Industrial design is sought by one of the UK’s premier providers of playground equipment. You will be involved in project management, research, re-engineering and modifying existing products, product updates and developing bespoke designs.

You will be a recent graduate with up to 1 years’ experience with strong sketching and communication skills, an innovative thinker in terms of technical and engineering development and commercially aware. Your CAD knowledge should include Solid Edge / Solid Works, the Adobe Creative Suite 3 or later and general Microsoft Office packages. The role is initially for a fixed 3 month contract but may be extended to 6 months or possibly made permanent.  Please contact Pippa Baker on 01920 486125 for further details, apply using the link below or simply forward your application and CV / portfolio to recruit@careersindesign.com.

Space Planner (P/T) (Filled)

Space Planner, London, FILLED, c£22,000 pro-rata, VB02578

This specialist within the workplace and office furniture industry designs and manufactures workstations, desks and tables, each streamlined and pure in design aesthetic to allow the creation of truly dramatic yet functional environments. They are currently very busy and need a space planner who is happy to work on a part time basis and they will consider flexible hours for the right person. You will be required to carry out space planning and furniture layouts and 3D presentations. The role will be working from their showroom in Islington, London.

Self-motivated and organised you will be literate in AutoCAD and ideally 3D Studio and have good technical and space planning skills.  Please contact Pippa Baker on 01920 486125 for further details, apply using the link below or simply forward your application and CV / portfolio to recruit@careersindesign.com.

Furniture Designer

Furniture Designer, Hertfordshire, FILLED, £20,000 – £30,000, VB02574

This specialist Bespoke Furniture Manufacturer has evolved since its inception in the late 70’s into a thriving workshop using a combination of traditional skills and the latest technology to create furniture of the highest quality. They cover a wide variety of projects both domestic and commercial as well as one off commissions and have a vacancy for a Furniture Designer / Project Coordinator with experience from the furniture industry. The role will combine design, technical production drawings and project management.

The successful candidate will have 1 – 4 years’ experience in ideally both the private and commercial sectors with excellent organisational and interpersonal skills and a proactive approach. AutoCAD and Microsoft office skills are essential. Please contact Pippa Baker on 01920 486125 for further details, apply using the link below or simply forward your application and CV / portfolio to recruit@careersindesign.com.