Development Designer

A proficient Solidworks Development Designer from either Product or Retail Design background is required to work for a Manufacturer who work with a huge array of globally recognised brands.

SALARY: £22k-£30k

LOCATION: Thetford

COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Thetford, Bury St Edmunds, Ely, Cambridge, Norwich

JOB SPECIFICATION: Development Designer

Are you a designer who is looking for a new challenge?
Do you have experience in using Solidworks to a good level?
Do you want a role where you will be involved in design from cradle to grave?
If you can answer yes then read on…

We are looking for a Development Designer to work within a small but very busy Design team based in Thetford.

The company I’m recruiting for are part of a large group of organisations who design and manufacture displays and furniture for Retail and Commercial clients.

This role will see you involved in the design process from cradle to grave. You will work on conceptual ideas and have the ability to translate those into designs ready for manufacture. You will deal with some superb clients including major retailers and brands.

You will be responsible for producing detailed production drawings to agreed briefs and timescales. This will involve designing products and displays that are build using various materials including Wood, Plastics, Glass etc.

The company actively promotes from within and are interested in speaking with skilled designers who are ambitious and want to look for a long term career.

REQUIREMENTS: Development Designer

In order to be considered for this role you will need the following skill sets and ideal experience:

* A good working knowledge of Solidworks
* An understanding of the manufacturing process including structural limitations etc.
* Previous experience as a Product Designer or to have worked within the POS/retail design sector is highly sought after.
* A superb command of English both written and verbal
* A genuine team player
* Strong communication skills and the ability to work with major clients

It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services: Development Designer / Technical Designer / 3D Designer / Product Designer / Furniture Design / Retail Design / POS /

INTERESTED? Please apply to our retained consultant Glen Brooke quoting Development Designer reference GGB1705-87 to DD: 44 (0)1604 683317 Wallace Hind Selection. The Old Vicarage. Duston. Northants. NN5 6JB. Tel: 44 (0) 1604 758857. Please note that the postcodes used for this vacancy are for searching purposes only, they may not refer exactly to where the role is based.