Designer / Drafter – Bespoke Furniture

Contact Zoe Hamilton
  • Salary: €32,000-€36,000
  • Location: GalwayConnacht
  • Sector: Advanced Manufacturing

Our client, a leading manufacture of bespoke furniture is currently looking for a Drafter/ Designer to join their team in Galway. This is a full-time permanent position.


This vacancy is for experienced drafter / designer in Fire Doors & Screens /Bespoke Furniture Design, who is looking to grow in terms of 3D technology (Solidworks).

Depending on your role in our Fire Door Section or Bespoke Furniture, on a daily basis you will work on the following tasks :

Fire Doors

  • Prepare Door Schedule & Drawings for customers compliant with Global Assessment Certs
  • Prepare Cutting List for Manufacturing Purpose
  • Purchasing of materials
  • Deal with customer queries


Bespoke Furniture

  • Read and understand brief from your project manager and convert them into drawings.
  • Communicate effectively with project manager / co – workers to cover all aspects of manufacturing in the design.
  • Design and develop 3D models of bespoke furniture products using SolidWorks.
  • Create full working production drawing packs and templates, clearly noting all details for manufacturing department (training will be provided).
  • Liaise with production floor providing or accepting creative and technical advice where necessary.
  • Some site surveys may be required.


Ideal candidate may have these qualities / skills :

  • At least 1 year experience in producing detailed drawings of bespoke furniture for manufacture – using SolidWorks / Swood is preferred but not essential – training is provided to all design staff on starting with us.
  • A strong understanding of furniture production methods and materials
  • A proven ability to generate accurate, detailed production drawings / technical drawings
  • A vast range of product knowledge is required, an attitude to learn / research due to the highly bespoke nature of our business.
  • Excellent organisational skills to meet time lines and strong attention to detail.
  • Methodical approach to design.
  • A passion for furniture



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