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POSITION AVAILABLE:

MODELMAKER

DATE POSTED:

05/11/19

COMPANY:

Fosters + Partners

LOCATION:

London

DETAILS:

Foster + Partners have exciting opportunities for Modelmakers of all levels to join our talented team in our modelshop. The Modelshop team bring to life the vision of the practices’ Architects and supporting design teams, creating three dimensional highly detailed models which play a vital part in the design process at Foster + Partners.

THE ROLE:

As an integral part of the in house Modelshop team you will be involved in the end to end design process. Working as part of a team, or independently on smaller projects, you will aid in the realisation of some of the futures most renowned international architecture projects in a variety of scales, including 1:1 mock-ups and exhibition models.

We are continuously learning and developing our skills as a team, keeping abreast with new technologies. Your development as a part of our team is important to us, you will gain a wealth of experience working in our industry leading workshops and have opportunities to travel internationally when your work is exhibited worldwide.

APPLY:

If you are an enthusiastic individual inspired by new technologies with a desire to keep learning, then please get in touch. This is a great opportunity to join our in-house team and we will be happy to have a discussion with you and show you our workshops.

Please apply with a digital copy of your CV and examples of your work to the vacancy, fostersandpartnercareers.com/vacancy

You must be eligible to work in the UK, and able to travel to our Riverside Studio in Battersea, London.

 

 

POSITION AVAILABLE:

MACHINE OPERATOR/PROGRAMMER

DATE POSTED:

21/10/19

COMPANY:

Capital Models Ltd/Swordfish Works Ltd

LOCATION:

Shoreditch, London E2

DETAILS:

Capital Models and sister company Swordfish Works are hiring. If you would like to join a long established modelmaking and laser cutting company in a fantastic location with lovely people then read on!

Are you an experienced Machine Operator/Programmer looking to work at a creative laser cutting and modelmaking studio in Shoreditch, London? Are you skilled at producing/editing technical drawings ready for machining? Are you confident working within a workshop environment? Do you have excellent hand and finishing skills? The ability to cost projects and architectural modelmaking experience a plus.

APPLY:

To apply please visit: swordfishworks.com and fill out our short form.

 

 

POSITION AVAILABLE:

MODEL MAKER

DATE POSTED:

16/09/19

COMPANY:

Grain

LOCATION:

London

DETAILS:

Grain currently has an opportunity for an enthusiastic model maker to join its London team.

Grain has an exciting new studio based in the heart of Shoreditch, London. It’s here we celebrate the vision of the worlds best architects, designers and property developers by crafting beautiful digital and physical experiences, from CGI to scale models and media tables to augmented reality.

We innovate together. We learn from one another, borrowing ideas and blending our skills. We challenge traditional methods and push what’s expected. We even have weekly seminars to share our expertise. And we collaborate constantly, checking in and refining our ideas every step of the way. Our studio has a culture of constant innovation and freedom. We are led by our hunger for ideas and reativity.

The role

We are looking for the very best and most talented model makers to join our team. If you have original ideas, we help you to run with them. We’re as likely to discuss those ideas over a lunchtime game of pool or early evening beer as we are in our meeting room. We don’t limit ourselves to the traditional methods of constructing models. We encourage all our makers to keep up to speed with technical and industry advances. That includes learning new software developments and interesting techniques vital to our projects. But there’s no watching over your shoulder – just encouragement and support.

APPLY:

If you think you have the skills, dedication and talent to take on the role, let’s talk. And if you are interested but unsure about moving jobs just now, it’s still worth us meeting. So get in touch and let’s go for a cup of tea and chat.

Please submit a CV and short portfolio or website to: hello@grain.london

Please indicate current working salary/availability and put ‘Model Maker’ in the subject heading.

Important to know
We’ll treat all applications in the strictest confidence.
If you’re thinking of applying, you must be eligible to work in the UK, and be based within reasonable distance of our studio in Shoreditch, London.

www.grain.london

 

 

POSITION AVAILABLE:

ARCHITECTURAL

DATE POSTED:

11/09/19

COMPANY:

Kandor Modelmakers Ltd

LOCATION:

Stratford London E15

DETAILS:

Experienced architectural model maker required.

To have good knowledge on how to use workshop machinery, a good understanding of hand craft and use of hand tools expected.

You will also be expected to have skill in the use of spray equipment and colour mixing using cellulose.

Must be able to use AutoCAD & Rhino.

Have a good professional attitude towards work and being part of a team. With opportunities to lead and be in control of a projects liaising with clients.

Rates of pay to be negotiable with a successful application.

Exciting times at Kandor working with Fixie and having our inhouse state of the art SLA printer with all the flexibility that will give you and our team of modelmakers.

Our 15,000 sq ft, workshop will give you plenty of space to working in. With extensive range of CNC machinery and lasers, drive in spray room, and our new 800mm cube printer as well as in house powder printers

Kandor has built a reputation for quality of modelmaking and customer service. With the latest technology.

Our workshop is 8 minutes’ walk from Stratford Station next to the Olympic Park. With its many connecting routes and highspeed Javelin.

APPLY:

Please send CV and photographs of work to: dg.kandoroffice@btconnect.com

or

Post to: Kandor Modelmakers Ltd 11-15 Gibbins Road Stratford London E15 2HU

Tel 0207 251 6366

 

 

POSITION AVAILABLE:

FREELANCE DESIGN ENGINEER / PRODUCT MODELMAKER / PROTOTYPE ENGINEER (MECHANISMS)

DATE POSTED:

10/09/19

COMPANY:

INTERACTUAL

LOCATION:

Kingston-upon-Thames

DETAILS:

CRE-8 is a hardware and technology innovation hub based in Kingston-upon-Thames. It is the home of Interactual and Sponge Creative, two long established modelmaking and prototyping businessed and JNDC, an engineering design company.

We have an immediate need for a design engineer/product modelmaker/prototype engineer with a particular aptitude for developing and building complex mechanisms. The ability to use engineering machinery to fine tolerances is essential. High quality product model finishing skills desirable. The ability to develop mechanical concepts in a CAD package is desirable but not essential. Possible full-time opportunity for the right candidate.

APPLY:

Please send CV's and contact details to contact@cre-8.org

CV's must include evidence of mechanism development or similar engineering projects.

 

 

POSITION AVAILABLE:

MODEL MAKER

DATE POSTED:

04/09/19

COMPANY:

Allies and Morrison

LOCATION:

London E1

DETAILS:

Fixed term contract (6 months)

Allies and Morrison is an award winning architectural design and urban planning practice based in its own purpose-built studios in Bankside, London. Our current projects include masterplans, new homes, cultural, education, health, retail, hotel and office buildings for institutional, public and private clients in the UK and abroad.

Role and responsibilities

We are looking to recruit an experienced model maker to join our highly skilled in-house workshop. Working within a large and exceptionally equipped modern workshop you will draw on your experience of both the latest and traditional modelmaking techniques and processes to deliver creatively outstanding models.

You will be working on a variety of projects covering all scales, from large masterplans to full size design mock-ups and exhibition models. You will be required to work both independently and as part of a team on a range of high profile projects.

Skills and experience

Sound architectural or model making studio experience

Ability to understand and interpret architectural drawings, hand drawn sketches and written information and to interpret into physical making.

Demonstrable aesthetic and design judgement, as well as high levels of accuracy and a continued passion for making models – from prototypes to large urban design models.

Comfortable using traditional processes and techniques of model making by hand as well as new technologies with knowledge of current architectural trends and techniques.

Knowledge of laser cutting principles, experience on a variety of woodworking machinery, spray painting techniques and 2D and 3D CAD software knowledge.

Comfortable working to tight deadlines with a pro-active, problem solving approach and a collaborative working style.

Sound communication skills, with the ability to communicate effectively across all levels of the practice

APPLY:

Please submit your CV with examples of your work to: jobs@alliesandmorrison.com including the name of the position you are applying for in the subject line. Please only include work samples as a pdf (less than 10MB) with no links to any external websites.

We are an equal opportunities employer.

 

 

POSITION AVAILABLE:

ECHO HOUSE JUNIOR FABRICATOR

DATE POSTED:

21/08/19

COMPANY:

Echo House

LOCATION:

Surbiton, Surrey.

DETAILS:

Echo House specialise in the design and manufacture of some fine bespoke one-off items to higher volume point of sale and retail displays in the luxury retail market. We work with the world’s leading brands in luxury cosmetics, beauty and jewellery as well as globally recognised museums.

Echo is a dynamic, market leading company and we are proud to constantly be investing in state-of-the-art technology and our expanding our professional and experienced teams.

We are looking for someone wishing to take a hands-on role in our rapidly growing fabrication department – assisting with the hands-on fabrication and production of our projects.

Training will be given to the right candidate.

This is a fully paid, full time role, suitable for some to kick start a career off in.

APPLY:

Send a covering letter and your CV to: work@echostudios.co.uk

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