#126968

Industrial Designer

Location:
Clearwater, FL
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
TBD
Start date:
01/29/2018
posted by:
Audra Kemmerling
Date:
01/03/2018

Job Description:

This posting is for a potential new opportunity expected to come up in the next 2-6 weeks. 

Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Concept on existing products and product ideas to develop innovative, ergonomic, user-friendly designs that attract consumers. Coordinate the look and function of product lines. 
  • Draft sketches and illustrations of potential products or work on enhancing an existing product to make it more appealing to consumers. 
  • Use blueprints, detailed drawings, or computer-aided designs to demonstrate product potential. 
  • Fabricate models using samples. 
  • Revise models according to client specifications. 
  • Research design trends and product limitations. 
  • Work with engineering, marketing, production, and/or sales departments to establish and evaluate design concepts for manufactured products. 
  • Present designs to client for approval. 
  • Test designs in focus groups or surveys. 
  • Perform research on appearance, safety, function, serviceability, budget, production costs/methods, and market characteristics. 
  • Attend trade shows and exhibitions. 
  • Research cost of production materials and labor to produce product. 
  • Develop manufacturing protocol. 
  • Develop industrial standards and regulatory guidelines. 
  • Take part in specialist or multidisciplinary team meetings. 
  • Travel to production facilities to supervise manufacturers' efforts. 
  • Work on package design or improving industrial machinery. 
  • Create trademarks to appear on advertising materials or company marketing collateral. 
  • Supervise drafters. 
  • Create machine-readable instructions for further clarification. 


Qualifications: 

  • A bachelor’s degree in industrial design, architecture, or engineering