Product Designer / Product Development

Wolverhampton, West Midlands
11 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Product Designer / Product Development

Salary: Negotiable

An exciting opportunity has arisen within Croft Architectural Hardware, who are seeking a Product Designer.

Croft manufactures high-end door and window fittings which are fitted to some of the most prestigious buildings within the UK, and as a premium manufacturer their products are sought after around the world.

The successful candidate will be responsible for designing, creating and managing specific design projects to add to the extensive range of products that Croft produce. This role will suit a creative person who has a driven yet flexible approach and is able to manage and deliver multiple projects within set deadlines.

This will be a new post and a great opportunity for the right candidate, who will be able to competently take products from concept stage through to design and prototype then successfully through to manufacturing stage. You will also be required to work with the company’s sales team to help develop bespoke designs for customers with sketches and 3D prints.

Product Designer / Product Development Role responsibilities:

  • Product conceptualisation
  • CAD modelling of various door and window fitting products
  • Produce technical drawings ready for manufacture
  • Work with the Production and Quality Department through prototyping and manufacture of designs
  • Liaise with external suppliers
  • Work with both the Sales and Marketing departments to understand potential market demand

Product Designer / Product Development Experience:

  • The candidate will ideally have 3 years work based experience in product design.
  • Experienced with CAD modelling
  • Ability to read technical drawings
  • Work well independently as well as part of a team
  • Have strong problem solving skills
  • Be a hardworking team player

If you would like to be considered for this Product Designer / Product Development position then please click ‘APPLY’ below.

Candidates with experience or relevant job titles of: Design Assistant, Product Innovator, Design Engineer, Product Design Engineer, Product Designer, Product Development, CAD, Design Improvement Engineer, AutoCAD Engineer, Solid Works Engineer, AutoCAD Designer, CAD Designer, AutoCAD Technician, Design Technician, Autodesk Innovator, 3D Studio MAX, Adobe Creative Suite, Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, CNC Programmer, AutoCAD Drawings, Exterior Furniture Designer will also be considered for this role.