Kforce Senior Commercial / Industrial Designer in Portland, Oregon

Kforce has a client seeking a Senior Commercial / Industrial Designer in Portland, Oregon (OR).Summary: The main function of a Commercial and Industrial Designer is to develop and design manufactured products, such as cars and home appliances. A typical Commercial and Industrial Designer needs to combine artistic talent with research on product use, marketing, and materials to create the most functional and appealing product design.Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Design and detail vehicle components and systems

  • Design and detail production layouts and components using CATIA, or other design system tools

  • Participate in developing and maintaining engineering data, design charts, bills of material and records for production

  • Provide information for selecting proper materials, tolerances, finishes, production methods and procedures

  • Aid and support in special projects, future truck programs, and prototyping

  • Improve competitive-market position by keeping abreast of state of the art developments in the truck industry and applying the new product knowledge to designs

  • Bachelor's degree in Industrial Design, Architecture or Engineering

  • Master's degree preferred

  • 8-10 years of experience required

  • Creativity, verbal and written communication skills and problem solving ability

  • Basic ability to utilize various forms of media, including print, electronic and film

  • Basic knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principals involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings and models

  • Previous experience using the computer to create layouts and generate new images

  • Experience with Adobe imaging software (i.e., Illustrator, Photoshop), computer aided design (CAD) software and graphics software

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:HoursMinimum Compensation:0.00Maximum Compensation:0.00