Industrial Designer - Commercial furniture

An International furniture company in the South Eastern Suburbs is seeking a talented Industrial Designer for shop drawings.
  • Salary: A$60000-A$75000 per annum
  • Job type: Contract
  • Location: Melbourne
  • Sector: Architectural and Interior products
  • Job Ref: 50706

About this role

**Please note, due to the current situation with Covid-19 this role is currently on hold.  We are, however, still accepting applications in anticipation of the role becoming active again.  Please do not hesitate to reach out for more information.  

Leading Australian designer and manufacturer of commercial furniture seeks an Industrial Designer for a 3-month initial contract to work within an innovative design team. We are looking for someone with a strong portfolio of shop drawings who has commercial furniture experience and excellent CAD skills. The position has become available due to some large projects won and will potentially go permanent for the right person. Interviewing immediately.   

Key responsibilities

  • Document control, drawing production and renders
  • Working across a range of furniture designs
  • Problem solving technical detailing issues throughout design phases
  • Produce CAD models of new and custom products
  • Provide shop drawings and renders from these CAD models

Skills & experience 

  • Industrial design qualification
  • Commercial furniture experience is essential
  • Highly competent in CAD
  • Previous experience documenting and contributing to drawing packages/shop drawings
  • Self-motivated and enthusiastic
  • Enjoys being part of and working as a team 
  • Ability to form strong working relationships 

Benefits & culture

  • Creative, social team environment
  • Based in the Eastern suburbs 
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Work for a well-established Australian owned business 

Johanna Kjellberg

Bio: Johanna is from Sweden and studied business in Stockholm before working in the retail and fashion industry. Johanna moved to Melbourne and started at Bespoke Careers in 2016 as a Design Team Administrator/Talent Manager, moving into an Associate role in 2019 recruiting within the architectural and interior products team. Having a passion for Scandinavian design Johanna has worked with many of the product suppliers and manufacturers in Melbourne, helping to recruit salespeople, business developers, marketers and support staff.

+61 (0)3 9663 1188

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