Unit 11 Inc.
Our design studio is seeking experienced Technical Designers, Industrial Designers, and Multi-disciplinary Designers located in Toronto.
What we do:
We build film and television sets, museums, science centers, luxury sky resorts, public art installations, pop-up shops, events displays, live stage productions. These projects include interactive displays, games and mechanically operated parts which require a skilled team of designers to create, test and prove sustainability and longevity in the market place.
- To review conceptual designs and inform the build process through sketches, detailing and CAD drawings
- Assist in the quoting process with estimating materials based on designs
- Assist in developing prototypes as needed with various materials and methodologies
- Work with the fabrication team to trouble shoot, improve and finalize products.
- Produce detailed shop drawings for fabricators including CNC machining for production purposes
- Assisting in the sampling process and selection of finishes
- Continually learning about materials and alternate build methodologies
- Graphic design experience an asset
This Position Requires:
- A motivated person with a positive attitude.
- Very good communication skills
- Ability to work in a fast-paced and goal-oriented environment with very tight timelines
- The ability to adapt quickly to new building methodologies
- An excellent understanding of shop drawings, machining & assembly methods.
- Should have familiarity with the CNC process, training can be provided to successful candidates.
- Strong problem solving skills
- Ability to work within a team environment but also independently as needed
- 2-3 years experience in a related field of design
- Industry experience in: Museums / Science Centres / TV and Film/ Exhibitions/ Displays / Furniture
- Excellent working knowledge of AutoCAD. Understanding of other programs such as Rhino, Revit, Inventor, MS excel and MS Word an asset.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
- 8 hour shift
- Monday to Friday
- Weekend availability
- design: 1 year (preferred)
- Custom Build: 1 year (preferred)
Work Location: One location