Design Engineer / 3D Draftsperson
Posted on Feb 2, 2019 by bct resourcing
We're an award-winning young design studio looking for exceptional people to help us grow our brand. We create bespoke furniture and luxury finishes from our Washington workshop and export worldwide. We're deeply passionate about the industrial heritage of our region, which inspires what we do. We work predominantly in steel, brass and stone.
Our small but growing team of metalworkers, designers and craftspeople are seeking a Design Engineer / 3D Drafts person. We're looking for a candidate with the right attitude, who shares our passion for working hard towards exciting goals. This role offers a real opportunity to evolve and grow within an ambitious company, both in responsibility and salary.
We're looking for someone who is determined and hard-working. In return we can offer the chance to become a key player in our quickly growing design brand. Our staff are our most valued assets and our top priority. We always strive to create an exciting, inspiring workplace full of highly talented people.
Our team are as much friends and colleagues, and we hope you'll engage with us socially as well as professionally.
We pay well and offer excellent perks. Salary is dependant on experience. Candidates with little experience but bucket loads of ambition and an eagerness to learn quickly are still encouraged to apply.
The role will be full time and salaried, the hours being Monday-Thursday 8am-5pm and Friday 8am-3pm.
The right candidate should
Be passionate about engineering, design and manufacturing.
Be technically-minded, with strong problem solving ability.
Have an understanding of basic metalworking principles, experience in furniture design and manufacturing is a huge advantage.
Be highly organised, thorough, and not shy of a little admin.
Be willing to take instruction from company management, but to also be proactive and self motivated.
Have strong drawing ability. SolidWorks proficiency is a huge advantage but not essential. Training will be given to the right candidate. As a minimum the candidate should have competency in AutoCAD and SketchUp.
Must be able to communicate ideas effectively via hand sketching.
Preferably be proficient in Adobe InDesign.
Have excellent email and telephone etiquette and be comfortable communicating with clients and suppliers.
Possess a full UK driving licence and have own car.
Be happy to get their hands dirty when required.
A full job description is available on request.