|Job Ref:||204634549||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Oxfordshire||City:||Shipton under Wychwood||Address:||Post Date:||07/10/2016 02:22|
Our client, are currently seeking to appoint a Senior Technical Designer to join their technical team. |
Industry leaders in the design and manufacture of rooflights, famed for their bespoke designs and conservation focussed innovation are recruiting a Senior Technical Designer to join their established team in rural Oxfordshire.
As well as their award winning products and designs they take a great pride in their people and their team. Every one of their 70 employees, plays an integral part in the success of the business, contributing their views and opinions to form a unique set of company values and a shared vision for the wellbeing of the business. This family owned business achieved Investors in People Silver Award, West Oxfordshire Business Awards Employer of the Year and 2 stars in the Sunday Times Best Companies list.
The high level of genuine collaboration and empowerment of their people, results in a high degree of staff retention and a real energy and enthusiasm in their teams.
This means that anyone joining this organisation must be of like mind and prepared to absorb and drive the core values of the organisation in every area of their work. Commitment to the company culture and way or working will be considered in equal measure alongside a candidates' professional skills and experience.
Supporting the Bespoke Designs Manager with the operational running of our bespoke designs through supervision of the bespoke design team - this will involve delegating tasks, negotiating workloads, reporting on developments and monitoring projects.
The 'hands on' designer - supporting our Sales team with new enquiries by working directly with our architects and contractors to design and develop bespoke, innovative rooflight solutions and producing high quality visuals to support and present to our customers.
Skills and Experience
• Qualified Product Designer or Industrial Designer proven experience of working for a technical / specialist products company.
• People management with strong vision and values based leadership style.
• Knowledge of SolidWorks, ProEngineer or similar 3D CAD package.
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with ability to manage internal and external relationships effectively.
• Strong design skills with "hands on" creative flair and ability to encourage and promote innovative bespoke designs in those around you.
• Experience in sheet metal components desirable.
If you would like to hear more about this amazing opportunity to be employed in a genuine values and people focussed workplace, then please send us your CV today along with a covering letter about why this culture and environment appeals to you. To apply we kindly ask that you forward your CV along with a supporting covering letter and some examples of your design work today.
Due to the high volume of CV's we receive on a daily basis unfortunately we are unable to provide specific feedback on each application. If you have not been contacted after two weeks from the date of your application unfortunately you may have been unsuccessful. We strive to deliver an excellent service to all of our candidates and as such, should you wish to discover the reason you may have been unsuccessful please don't hesitate to get in touch with us on (Apply online only).
Find us on Facebook, LinkedIn (Horizon Search & Selection Ltd) and Twitter (@Horizon_East) to hear about all of our latest jobs