Luke Hughes has been designing and making furniture for architecturally sensitive modern and historic buildings for the last 30 years. The Company has established a superb reputation through working on projects including research laboratories, Oxbridge and Ivy League colleges, public schools, supreme courts, royal palaces, cathedrals and churches, hotel spa and health resorts and corporate boardrooms worldwide.

We lead the market by engaging a team of people with a deep understanding of buildings, spaces and furniture, whose innovative design and engineering skills combine with furniture-making knowledge and excellent customer-facing skills to run our projects.

We are always interested to hear from qualified individuals with experience in these sectors via .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Furniture Designer

We are seeking a furniture designer with solid experience in bespoke furniture design and manufacture to support our expansion into the overseas market.  The ideal candidate will have completed a relevant degree and will ideally have between one and three years’ experience. Applications from recent graduates and candidates with relevant work experience will also be considered.

A thorough understanding of furniture construction methods in both traditional and modern materials is required to generate detailed manufacturing drawings to the highest standards. The successful candidate must show strong technical competence and knowledge of the draughtsmanship required for manufacture.

We are seeking an enthusiastic individual who is passionate about furniture design and keen to progress and enjoy the considerable variety of work in our studio. 

Required skills and attributes:

•        Proficient in SolidWorks and AutoCAD
•        Excellent draughting skills and attention to detail
•        Highly organised and self-motivated
•        Ability to work as part of a team as well as individually to meet tight deadlines
•        Ability to design in a range of materials - specifically wood, metal, glass and stone
•        Thorough knowledge of construction techniques and manufacturing processes
•        Accustomed to dealing with manufacturers and specifiers.

Salary will be dependent on experience.

If you feel that you would be suited to this role please send a covering letter with your CV and portfolio (maximum file size 5MB) by email to:

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Closing date: 3 August 2018