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Designer / artist assistant

  • Deadline:
    Nov. 15, 2012, 12:05 p.m.
  • Location:
    MCS, 2558 N San Fernando Rd, los angeles, California, 90065, US

An independent artist’s studio is seeking an energetic industrial designer with passion for design and art (no graphic designers please). If you consider yourself a cutting edge non-orthodox designer who endlessly seeks to expand one's horizons and like to challenge oneself with new material and techniques, we want you!

• Knowledge of 2D and 3D software such as Illustrator, CorelDraw, Rhino and Solid works
• Knowledge and curiosity of manufacturing techniques and materials
• Ability to visualize and realize 2D sketches into complex real life objects
• Excellent motor skills and delicate hand work
• Excited to work individually and as a part of a team
• Excited to communicate with outsource contractors and suppliers to realize artist’s vision
• Handy man fabricator with previous experience and knowledge working with different tools and materials

• Working with CNC machines. Laser cutter is an advantage
• Designing complex products
• Building real-life models in various techniques (apart from 3D renderings)
• Background in Electronics is an advantage
• Experience in a high-end design studio or established artist studio is an advantage

Education and experience requirements:
• BS/BA degree in Industrial Design
• At least 2 Years of professional experience

Personal attributes:
• Artistic
• Organized
• Self taught
• Self motivated and passionate for the field