Product Designer – Lighting – Up to £30K

On Target Recruitment Ltd
Croydon, Epsom, Sutton, Kingston upon Thames
£25000 - £30000/annum Benefits
07 Jul 2017
06 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The Company:

* The company is a well known manufacturer of high quality, robust Lighting solutions and have been around for over 50 years
* They are owned by a far larger group that cover various Lighting & Electrical Products and have sales throughout Europe
* All of the company's Lighting Applications are manufactured within the UK to ensure they are made to the highest of standards
* Their Lighting Applications are very well known and they can be found in Prisons, Hospitals, Education Centres and in the Public Transport Sector
* They provide an excellent training scheme to ensure all of their employees are of the highest standard and they have paid for employees to obtain qualifications in the past

The Role:

* Based out of the Company's South London office, you will be designing bespoke, robust lighting solutions for their wide range of customers
* As a Product Designer, you will be modifying existing products as well as designing products from scratch that fit the brief and are suitable for the specific project the company are working on
* Using the Solid Edge software package, you will only be designing bespoke products, and these products will not feature in the company's general lighting range
* During the product design process, you will be expected to take control of the process and act as more of a team leader, setting an example for the more junior members of the team
* You will also be working closely with the production team on site, ensuring they have a good understanding of the designs and the manufacturing processes that will be needed

The Ideal Person:

* It is essential that you have previous experience in a product design or development position working with Lighting Products specifically
* You must have strong experience of taking control of the design process, setting an example and leading from the front
* Ideally, you will be highly confident using the Solid Edge Software package, however the company is also open to seeing those with Solid Works experience instead
* Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, are essential in the role as you will be talking to people across all levels

Consultant: Leigh Birchenough

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK.

About On Target

On Target Recruitment is one of the UK's leading specialist recruitment agencies. Our consultants specialise in sales, technical and commercial jobs in the Engineering, Construction, Medical, and Business Solutions sectors. We place all levels of personnel, up to Director across the UK and internationally