INDUSTRIAL DESIGNER [MANUFACTURING]

Location: Durban

Our manufacturing client in Durban is looking for an Industrial Designer to join their team.

The successful candidate should have experience in Industrial Design and a strong background with design software.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Determine clients' requirements for new designs.
  • Determine clients' requirements for design improvements.
  • Identify and report on global and local market trends.
  • Use computer software to develop virtual models of designs.
  • Assist department with creating physical prototypes of designs.
  • Assist with the roll out of new products and designs for production.
  • Setting up of display areas and display products for client inspection.
  • Evaluate product safety, appearance and function to determine design feasibility.
  • Design cost improvement, aesthetics, robustness and energy efficiencies on all new developments.
  • Present designs and demonstrate prototypes to clients for approval.

 

Requirements:

 

  • Matric
  • Tertiary qualification in Industrial Design or similar.
  • Experience working as an Industrial Designer in a manufacturing environment.
  • Experience with software design, 3D visualisation, prototyping, sketching, modeling and simulation.
  • Experience using Adobe, AutoCAD and Solidworks.
  • Good project management experience / skills.

Please note: shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 5 days for interview. If not contacted, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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