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Structural Designer / CAD Co-Ordinator

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22 Sep 2022
NEW VACANCY! (PK7542) STRUCTURAL DESIGNER / CAD CO-ORDINATOR ESSEX Salary £30-35k (Dependant on experience but could be flexible given the right candidate) Our client is a well-established manufacturer of printed packaging and cartons based in Essex. They offer a wide range of carton board packaging supplying predominantly to food, cosmetics and fragrance markets. Our client is currently looking to recruit a Structural Designer / CAD Coordinator to join their team. You will coordinate the internal process of Design to Manufacture by creating your design using Artios CAD to sampling using a Kongsberg CAD Table. In this role you will be required to prepare the design for pre-press, creating workable files for artwork, creating layouts for cost exercises, to ordering dies for manufacturing. Key Responsibilities: Producing CAD drawings from previously manufactured samples Designing new packaging solution around client products to meet the needs of the brief Producing samples for approval Generating relevant documentation for Estimating and Sales teams Identifying possible changes to existing packaging to aid packing and/or production efficiency's Ensuring paperwork and databases are kept up to date Generating tracings for use in manufacturing Producing CAD drawings for use in the setting of artwork Creating efficient laydowns for the wider team and Estimating Creating manufacturing files for Die ordering by liaising with the Pre-Press departmentRequirements: Sound understanding of CAD Software Artios CAD and sample making Passionate about creativity, innovation and design Strong Project Management and Presentation Skills Work well in a customer facing role Excellent knowledge of FBB (Folding Box Board) and packaging materials Experience of rigid box development Experience of Value Engineering from a packaging perspective Ability to work well within a team as well as on your own Support sales teams in preparation of proposals and presentations Take briefs from customers and sales colleagues Self-motivated with an eye for problem-solving, and attention to detail The ability to follow design briefs and adapt as necessary Able to thrive in a fast-paced environment & work to deadlines Great communication skills A basic understanding of the packaging finishing process. A basic understanding of prepress, lithographic offset printing process
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  • Job Reference: 718859487-2
  • Date Posted: 22 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Future Recruitment Ltd
    Future Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Essex
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Advert / Media / Entertainment
  • Job Type: Permanent