Product Designer, Bedfordshire / Cambridgeshire

Product Designer, Bedfordshire / Cambridgeshire, £30,000 – £40,000, V02958

This leading supplier of quality retail environments and shopfittings has ambitious plans for growth over the next few years, including a significant investment in their creative and technical design departments. They are currently seeking a product designer who is technically minded to work on POS items, drawing amends and more complicated ‘full units’. They are looking for an individual who is passionate, ambitious and keen to create and develop creative solutions for retail shop fit manufacture. The role will also include visiting client sites; creating comprehensive CAD models, assembly drawings and instructions; creating simple renderings to accompany drawing packs and BOMs.

You should have a technical background within the shopfitting industry familiar with metal, wood, acrylic and solid surface fabrication and finishing. With a minimum of 5 years’ industrial experience you can hit the ground running and will need to be fluent in both AutoCAD and Solidworks / Inventor packages. The successful candidate will be well organised, have a good eye for detail and excellent communication skills.

Please contact Pippa or Anetta on 01920 486125 for further details, apply using the link below or simply forward your application and CV / portfolio to recruit@careersindesign.com.

Technical Design Manager, Hertfordshire / Essex

Technical Design Manager, Hertfordshire / Essex, £Neg, V02876

We have filled this vacancy.

This company has great expertise in delivering a total solution for the retail sector from design, manufacturing and supply chain services to fit-out, installation and store opening. They work in partnership with many of the biggest retailers in the UK and Ireland, taking a creative, problem-solving approach to delivering tailored programmes to achieve their objectives.

They are now seeking a Technical Design Manager to manage a team of technical engineers. Alongside the man-management aspects the role will include managing resources and scheduling, ensuring innovate, accurate designs are produced, provide progress updates, forward planning reports and travel to Europe and ASIA for supplier and client facing.

With an engineering / product design degree you should have strong experience (minimum of 7 years) in the design of fixturing display equipment or similar products using value engineering in metal, wood, plastics and print. You will need to demonstrate the ability to lead and motivate a team of design engineers, with clear communication skills and be an organised, process driven Individual who can anticipate potential issues and recommend appropriate corrective action.

Please contact Pippa or Anetta 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, Oxfordshire

Product Designer, Oxfordshire, £20,500, V02819

We have filled this vacancy.

This award-winning organisation is rapidly developing in the field of contemporary architecture and interior design. They offer a wide range of innovative, market focused and design-led products for the marketplace. Underpinned by this ethos of innovative design, it is continuously evolving its product range and breaking new ground with its acclaimed, industry-leading concepts.

They are seeking a creative Product Designer with an eye for detail to join their growing in-house design team. Working on our bespoke projects, the Product Designer will liaise directly with the customer and internal departments to design, develop and detail solutions. They will see bespoke projects through from initial conception to assembly in their in-house production line, providing high level technical advice / project support throughout.

The ideal candidate will be degree qualified in Product / Industrial Design with a minimum of 1 years work experience within a relevant professional environment. Knowledge of SolidWorks software is preferable although other 3D CAD packages will be considered. An interest in design, preferably within construction or architecture will be needed as will excellent communication, problem solving skills and attention to detail. This is a fast paced environment and therefore this is a role for a self-motivated, methodical person who demonstrates the ability to work both independently and within a team, on multiple projects simultaneously. Due to their location a driving licence is 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.

Junior Product Designer, S.E London

Junior Product Designer, S.E. London, £18,000 – £20,000, V02813

We have filled this vacancy.

This home technology specialist brings together audio, television, lighting, telecommunications and other bespoke systems into the residential sector. With a steady increase in business and exciting projects coming in they are currently recruiting for a junior product designer to join their London based office, responsible for design documentation adding equipment locations to architectural plans, producing elevations of Media walls, producing 3D models rooms for clients and producing schematic drawings.

You will also be responsible for liaising with the engineers and relevant project managers and produce an As Built handover pack for each client at the completion of each project.

With a degree in Product Design, you will be an enthusiastic and dynamic design professional with a keen interest in home technology. AutoCAD is essential with Sketchup / Microsoft Visio a distinct advantage.

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.

3D Visualiser, North East England (Filled)

3D Visualiser, North East England, £Neg, V02808

We have filled this vacancy.

This independent manufacturer based in the North East has an excellent reputation for innovation, service and product quality. They design and manufacture bespoke and mass produced products for the home and are continually enhancing their range to meet trends within the market place. They are currently looking to recruit a 3D photo realistic visualizer, with an eye for detail and image composition and with a working knowledge of the fundamentals of 3D product visualisation. The applicant should possess all the necessary skills to produce highly accurate 3D representations of products or interior schemes to show the products off in their best light.

Able to use industry standard 3D software and a working knowledge of global illumination is essential as is hand visualization skills such as sketching and marker rendering. A self-starter you will need effective communication and interpersonal skills, meticulous and very organised. Qualified in Product / Industrial Design you will also need an understanding of a wide variety of materials and manufacturing processes, with a confident and assertive approach to work.

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 Designer, London

Junior Designer, London, £18,000, V02767

We have filled this vacancy.

This UK distributor specialises in the manufacture of tables and chairs for multi-purpose environments such as meeting rooms, training suites and breakout areas. They can undertake many types of bespoke work ranging from a simple credenza up to full specialist interior fit outs.

They are seeking a Junior Designer to join the Design team where they will be required to produce drawings and visuals to support the sales team and provide details for manufacture. This includes space planning of furniture, 2D drawings for client approval and 2D drawings issued to the factory for manufacture. In addition they will be expected to produce work for presentations to clients by the sales team.

With a Product or Furniture Design Degree you will need relevant work experience and good communication skills. Conversant with AutoCAD, both 2D and 3D, a working knowledge of Autodesk 3DS Max would be useful but not necessary. Knowledge of the Adobe Suite would also be an advantage. This is directly associated with the preparation of presentation material.

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.

Technical Design Engineer, Essex

Technical Design Engineer, Essex, £30,000 – £35,000, V02753

We have filled this vacancy.

This company can deliver a total solution for the retail trade from design, manufacturing, consolidation and supply chain services, fit-out and installation and store opening. They work in partnership with many of the biggest retailers in the UK and Ireland and their offices are in Essex. Due to on growing growth they are seeking two technical designers to work in their technical design department, managing your own workload and acting as a mentor to juniors.

With projects varying form P.O.S, display and shelving to complete retail units you will need an engineering or product design related degree, at least 3 years’ experience on retail projects and strong technical problem solving ability. As an organised, process driven individual you will need some understanding of project management, critical paths and the commercial implications of decision making.

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.

3D Visualiser, North East England (Filled)

3D Visualiser, North East England, £Neg, V02742

We have filled this vacancy.

This independent manufacturer based in the North East has an excellent reputation for innovation, service and product quality. They supply to a wide and varied range of clients across the private and public sector supplying bespoke and mass produced products for the home and are continually enhancing their range to meet trends within the market place. They are looking to recruit a 3D photo realistic visualizer, with an eye for detail and image composition and with a working knowledge of the fundamentals of 3D product visualisation. The applicant should possess all the necessary skills to produce highly accurate 3D representations of products or interior schemes to show the products off in their best light. Able to use industry standard 3D software and a working knowledge of global illumination is essential.

They will also need excellent hand visualization skills such as sketching and marker rendering. A self-starter you will need effective communication skills, good interpersonal skills, meticulous and be thoroughly organised. Qualified in Product / Industrial Design you will also need an understanding of a wide variety of materials and manufacturing processes, with a confident and assertive approach to work.

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.

Lighting / Home Textiles Designer, Manchester

Lighting / Home Textiles Designer, Manchester, £20,000-£25,000, V02740

We have filled this vacancy.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Lighting Designer to work for this unique supplier of decorative home lighting in the UK and some of their customers include BHS, B&Q and Sainsbury’s. This role is an excellent opportunity for a talented graduate designer in 3D design with an aptitude and interest for fashion, colour and home textiles. Whilst this is not just specifically a 3D design role, they are interested in candidates who can demonstrate a proactive and flexible approach to lighting design.

You should have good sketching skills, able to generate concept/presentation boards and have a good eye for colour, fabrics and pattern. You will be meticulous and with strong attention to detail, have excellent organisational and communication skills and be 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.