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POSITION AVAILABLE:

RETAIL ASSISTANT

DATE POSTED:

12/08/22

COMPANY:

4D modelshop

LOCATION:

London, E1

DETAILS:

HOURS: 38.75 hours: 5 days Monday to Saturday (9am-5.45pm, 45-min lunch and one 15-minute break). Possible compulsory overtime required during our busy period (5-6 weeks from end April).

TO START: Immediate

DURATION: Permanent

WAGES: At National Minimum rates. EG: annual salary £19,142.50 (£9.50/hour) for 23YO+

HOLIDAYS: 28 days including bank and public holidays. Being a small team, there are some restrictive conditions in connection with when holiday may be taken, as well as times when holiday is allocated (eg when the shop is closed).

BENEFITS: Staff discount. Work wear provided.

OVERVIEW: For the right person this is a very interesting job as our customers are inspiring, interesting and intriguing. It’s really important to us that every customer feels they are valued and important to us (because they are!) We ship out worldwide and often help customers with providing solutions to a wide variety of creative challenges. Of course all of this happens alongside all the usual routine work required to ensure products are available for customers and are well-presented.


MAIN DUTIES

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

APPLY:

Email CV and cover email explaining your interest in the job to Mandy Baker on recruitment@modelshop.co.uk

 

 

POSITION AVAILABLE:

MODEL MAKER

DATE POSTED:

09/08/22

COMPANY:

BIG

LOCATION:

London, EC2

DETAILS:

BIG is a group of 600+ architects, engineers, urbanists, inventors, researchers and business minds from all over the world who are based in our Copenhagen, New York, London and Barcelona offices. Our built work ranges from the most diverse urban playground and Michelin-star dining - to affordable housing that feels everything but and a school among the verdant fjords of the Faroe Islands. Our vision spans traveling at supersonic speed with Hyperloop One to living in floating cities and eventually Mars! While we are led by a group of expert partners, directors and associates - a flat hierarchy and collaborative spirit are essential to our BIG ecosystem. We share our collective knowledge and expansive network through study trips and educational workshops – BIG School offers in-house lessons while BIG Picture brings in industry experts to inspire and invigorate. We are infectiously ambitious and unified by the shared mission to craft the world we want to live in, to give form to our future one project at a time.

Our London office is currently 120+ people and growing. We are seeking a Model Maker with 1-3 years’ experience to join our expanding model shop team. The Model Shop is a relatively new department in our London Office and is constantly developing as we streamline the modelmaking process and adapt to the needs of the office.

You will support the Workshop Manager in working alongside the project teams, assisting them to build models and teach fabrication techniques to promote a positive culture of model making at BIG LON. The right candidate will have a relevant qualification in Model Making, or a degree in Architecture/Design with modelmaking industry experience. Relevant training will be provided in any areas required.

The role will involve:

Skills required:

Essential:

Desirable:

We seek a person who:

This job description reflects the core activities of the role although there will be changes in the emphasis of duties as required from time to time. There is a requirement for the post holder to recognize this and adopt a flexible approach to work.

Application deadline: 2nd September

APPLY:

Please upload your CV and portfolio. We will contact you if your profile matches our requirements.

You must have permission to live and work in the UK.

Diversity has been part of our DNA since BIG’s foundation. A multitude of cultures and backgrounds creates a new point of reference which leads to amazing insights. At BIG, we value, celebrate and support diversity because it makes our team, work and the built environment better. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and take affirmative action to employ equally regardless of race, colour, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or gender.

 

 

POSITION AVAILABLE:

JUNIOR MODEL MAKER

DATE POSTED:

08/08/22

COMPANY:

Weston Williamson + Partners

LOCATION:

London, SE1 8QF

DETAILS:

Weston Williamson + Partners is an international architectural and urban design studio. Our ethos of working collaboratively for the enjoyment of everyone influences the many sectors we specialise in.

We are made up of team players, who work together and are open and trusting with colleagues, clients and stakeholders. Our studio is structured to facilitate a culture of innovation and exemplary design whilst building upon our 35 years of experience, to deliver successful projects.

We are looking for a talented, enthusiastic and committed model maker to join our design studio and ‘inhouse’ model maker. A flair for design and a background routed in craft would be ideal.

The model shop prides itself on being quick and efficient without sacrificing quality of end result. We make time to engage and challenge the design process and are keenly aware of material choices and our ecological impact on the world’s resources. We are lucky to be involved in some very exciting and high-profile infrastructure, rail, residential and mixed-use projects, working in a variety of materials and stylistic approaches. It is a very exciting place to work, in a grounded and growing architectural practice.

This is a great opportunity for a junior model maker to learn and grow within the practice. The position is available for a candidate with the following credentials

Located in our design studio in central London you will enjoy the benefits of working in a highly creative and free-thinking team. The candidate will support the studio by helping architects make and develop early concept models and make sketch and presentation models of their own.

APPLY:

Please submit your CV and samples of work to: recruit@westonwilliamson.com stating the position you are applying for.

All candidates must have the right to work in UK.

 

 

POSITION AVAILABLE:

TECHNICAL TUTOR - PROTOTYPING (DESIGN)

DATE POSTED:

08/08/22

COMPANY:

Ravensbourne University London

LOCATION:

SE London

DETAILS:

Ravensbourne University London is an innovative, industry-focused university located at the heart of London’s newest creative community on the Greenwich Peninsula. We're champions of creativity and collaboration, dedicated to giving our learners the specialist skills and opportunities they need for outstanding careers in digital media and design.

 

The Role

We are looking for a self-motivated, enthusiastic, and adaptable individual who will provide support and assistance within the Prototyping Department. They will support the use of the equipment and provide learning materials, skills training, and technical support to students and academic course teams across the institution including Ravensbourne’s award-winning Product Design BA and practice-led UI/UX and other relevant to prototyping courses which have a strong heritage and reputation for producing highly employable graduates with a distinctive personal design identity equipped with excellent technical and future proof skills with focus to provide design solutions with a social and sustainable approach.

You will work closely with our students and staff creating, preparing and delivering specialist workshops, providing support to enhance learning, and providing training and instructions covering 2D & 3D CAD design, Renderings, model making and prototype fabrication other relevant skills.

The Candidate

The ideal candidate has knowledge and understanding of digital and manual fabrication and manufacturing workflows from concept creation to physical model making. With experience in Product Design and prototyping model-making techniques and finishes according to industry standards and be aware of material properties including those used for model making and manufacture. Assist and guide students to carry out taught skills to produce models with a high aesthetic finish. They will be aware of the industry design approach and practices using digital fabrication, 3D printing and other prototyping techniques to communicate ideas and experience of using workshop equipment. They will hold a relevant graduate degree or industry experience in the area and they are able to demonstrate their knowledge and technical competence.

They will be able to demonstrate a deep understanding of learning and teaching methods and the challenges in a higher education environment. Experience in teaching and learning within an HE role is also desirable. The candidate will have a professional attitude and to-do approach to their tasks, will be interested to expand their knowledge within their industry and they will have the capability to design and deliver content relevant to their expertise.

Finally, they will possess excellent organisational and communication skills and can engage and motivate students directly with their discipline. The candidate will hold the talent to work autonomously in a self-disciplined manner, collaborate efficiently with the team, demonstrate a high standard of customer care and be highly proactive.

Please note that shortlisted candidates will be required to prepare and deliver a 10-minute presentation as part of the interview process.

APPLY:

To apply you will need to submit a CV, cover letter and fill in the application form via the portal: www.jobs.ravensbourne.ac.uk

For further details: careers@rave.ac.uk / 020 3040 3622

 

 

POSITION AVAILABLE:

TECHNICAL TUTOR - PROTOTYPING (ARCHITECTURE)

DATE POSTED:

08/08/22

COMPANY:

Ravensbourne University London

LOCATION:

SE London

DETAILS:

Ravensbourne University London is an innovative, industry-focused university located at the heart of London’s newest creative community on the Greenwich Peninsula. We're champions of creativity and collaboration, dedicated to giving our learners the specialist skills and opportunities they need for outstanding careers in digital media and design.

 

The Role

We are looking for a self-motivated, enthusiastic, and adaptable individual who will provide support and assistance within the Prototyping Department. They will support the use of the equipment and provide learning materials, skills training, and technical support to students and academic course teams across the institution including Ravensbourne’s internationally renowned Department of Architecture which has a strong heritage and reputation for producing highly employable graduates with a distinctive personal design identity equipped with excellent technical and future proof skills when at the same time challenges them to offer solutions to transform communities with a social and sustainable approach.

You will work closely with our students, and academic staff creating, preparing and delivering specialist workshops, providing support to enhance learning, and providing training and instructions covering 2D & 3D CAD design, modelmaking and other relevant prototyping skills.

The Candidate

The ideal candidate has knowledge and understanding of Architecture and spatial design workflows from concept creation to physical model making. They will be aware of the industry design approach and practices using digital fabrication, 3D printing and other prototyping techniques to communicate ideas and experience of using workshop equipment. They will hold a relevant graduate degree or industry experience in the area and they are able to demonstrate their knowledge and technical competence.

They will be able to demonstrate a deep understanding of learning and teaching methods and the challenges in a higher education environment. Experience in teaching and learning within an HE role is also desirable. The candidate will have a professional attitude and to-do approach to their tasks, will be interested to expand their knowledge within their industry and they will have the capability to design and deliver content relevant to their expertise.

Finally, they will possess excellent organisational and communication skills and can engage and motivate students directly with their discipline. The candidate will hold the talent to work autonomously in a self-disciplined manner, collaborate efficiently with the team, demonstrate a high standard of customer care and be highly proactive.

Please note that shortlisted candidates will be required to prepare and deliver a 10-minute presentation as part of the interview process.

APPLY:

To apply you will need to submit a CV, cover letter and fill in the application form via the portal: www.jobs.ravensbourne.ac.uk

For further details: careers@rave.ac.uk / 020 3040 3622

 

 

POSITION AVAILABLE:

FABRICATOR

DATE POSTED:

27/07/22

COMPANY:

Hamar Acrylic Fabrications Ltd

LOCATION:

London, E16

DETAILS:

We're looking for a Fabricator for our busy workshop. The candidate should have some knowledge and experience of fabrication and will know the basics of drilling, cutting, forming and shaping materials. The candidate should be confident in using power tools, hand tools and precision equipment to work and fabricate plastic and/or Perspex products. The candidate will be required to read technical drawings in order to plan and carry out the specified fabrication.

 

Responsibilities

Requirements

Essential

Desirable

Personality Behaviours

APPLY:

Please send your CV to: hamaracrylic@btconnect.com

 

 

POSITION AVAILABLE:

LASER CUTTER OPERATOR / PERSPEX FABRICATOR

DATE POSTED:

27/07/22

COMPANY:

Hamar Acrylic Fabrications Ltd

LOCATION:

London, E16

DETAILS:

An experienced laser cutter operator is required for a well-established, family run Perspex fabrication company based in East London. The candidate should have good knowledge and experience of using laser cutting machines in tandem with industry standard Computer Aided Design software packages.

The ideal candidate should also have experience with plastic fabrication and will know the basics of drilling, cutting, forming and shaping plastic and how to bond together. The candidate should be confident in using power tools, hand tools and precision equipment to work and fabricate plastic and/or Perspex products. The candidate will be required to read technical drawings in order to plan and carry out the specified fabrication.

 

Responsibilities

Requirements

Essential

Desirable

Personality Behaviours

APPLY:

Please send your CV to: hamaracrylic@btconnect.com

 

 

POSITION AVAILABLE:

FRONT OF HOUSE ADMINISTRATOR

DATE POSTED:

20/07/22

COMPANY:

LaserCut Works

LOCATION:

London, SE16

DETAILS:

LaserCut Works is a creative fabrication lab based in the heart of Bermondsey. Now in its 9th year we have enjoyed continual growth. We pride ourselves on our interpersonal relationships with clients and are known to go the extra mile to get the job done.

We work with an array of clients through the Fashion, Architectural, Theatrical, Film and Product industries as well as many more.

Our clients are household names and many items that pass through our workshop see themselves in retail outlets film sets and Art Galleries the world over.

Our core business involves developing integrated campaigns for an enviable client roster within commercial and residential property development. We are now expanding further into the hotel and luxury goods sectors.

 

Main duties:

Skill and Experience required:

Hours: Mon - Fri 8am - 5pm

Address: Arch 12 Raymouth Road, Bermondsey, London, SE16 2DB

Salary: Dependant on experience.

Position type: Full Time

APPLY:

Please send your CV to: studio@lasercutworks.com

 

 

POSITION AVAILABLE:

STUDIO TECHNICIAN

DATE POSTED:

05/07/22

COMPANY:

LaserCut Works

LOCATION:

London, SE16

DETAILS:

LaserCut Works is a creative fabrication lab based in the heart of Bermondsey. Now in its 9th year we have enjoyed continual growth. We pride ourselves on our interpersonal relationships with clients and are known to go the extra mile to get the job done.

We work with an array of clients through the Fashion, Architectural, Theatrical, Film and Product industries as well as many more.

They are household names and many items that pass through our workshop see themselves in retail outlets film sets and Art Galleries across the world.

 

Main duties:

Skill and Experience required:

Hours: Mon - Fri 8am - 5pm

Address: Arch 12 Raymouth Road, Bermondsey, London, SE16 2DB

Salary: Dependant on experience.

APPLY:

Please send your CV to: studio@lasercutworks.com for the attention of Daniel Ryan.

Following an interview, we may ask candidates for a 2 day trial period. It is very important for us to find the right technicians as we are a small team, and we need to see evidence of the skills required.

Deadline: 30/08/2022

 

 

POSITION AVAILABLE:

FABRICATOR / ASSEMBLY / PROP MAKER

DATE POSTED:

04/07/22

COMPANY:

Zone Creations

LOCATION:

South Wimbledon, SW19

DETAILS:

Zone Creations is an established leading multidisciplinary design and fabrication company based in South London demonstrating excellence and quality in design.

Our methodology remains one of progression and dynamism in all ways. We view ourselves as boundary-breakers with a flair for creating the extraordinary. Our passion is shown in our eclectic client creations, the variety of skills we offer and our drive to get the job done.

Our aim is to combine the highest quality of manufacture with an exceptional understanding of design. We pride ourselves on having a keen eye for detail and an energetic drive to take projects satisfactorily from beginning to end. One of many highlights on our journey is the honour of having been awarded a Royal Warrant. We continue keeping up with an ever-changing market by investing in new and innovative technologies and continually striving to be the best in our field.

The purpose of this role is to be instrumental in the production and fabrication of products, ensuring that they are delivered to a high standard within the given time constraints. You will be involved in the manufacture of our luxury products, and you will be expected to assist in following schedules.

 

Key Responsibilities:

The nature of our business requires a high level of flexibility, common sense and attention to detail. While the specific content of your role is clearly defined, this may evolve over time and needs a proactive, hands-on approach to duties.

Your key responsibilities will include:

Other:

APPLY:

Please send your CV to: Joe@zone-creations.co.uk

Quoting job number 1112

 

 

POSITION AVAILABLE:

RAPID PROTOTYPE TECHNICIAN

DATE POSTED:

24/06/22

COMPANY:

Ogle Models and Prototypes Ltd

LOCATION:

Letchworth, Hertfordshire

DETAILS:

Ogle is a long established, Industrial Modelmaking, Rapid Prototyping and Industrial 3D Printing Company. Supporting the design and development process for a wide range of industry sectors including Aerospace, Architectural, Automotive, Defence, Product Design, Medical and Renewable Energy.

This role will be in our Rapid Prototyping Department, and you will be fine finishing SLA masters, creating silicon tooling, producing vacuum cast parts and the assembly of prototypes. Training will also be provided to suitable candidates. Our requirements for this role are:

At Ogle, we also value the following skills and behaviors:

Benefits:

 

APPLY:

Please email Philip Martin: philip@oglemodels.com with CV and photographs/portfolio of work.

 

 

POSITION AVAILABLE:

SENIOR MODEL MAKER

DATE POSTED:

24/06/22

COMPANY:

Ogle Models and Prototypes Ltd

LOCATION:

Letchworth, Hertfordshire

DETAILS:

Ogle is a long established, Industrial Modelmaking, Rapid Prototyping and Industrial 3D Printing Company. Supporting the design and development process for a wide range of industry sectors including Aerospace, Architectural, Automotive, Defence, Product Design, Medical and Renewable Energy.

We require a highly experienced Senior Model Maker to work on the manufacture of prototypes and models within the aerospace, automotive, environmental, film, medical and product design industries to the highest standard.

 

Our requirements for the role are:

At Ogles we also value the following skills and behaviours:

Benefits:

 

APPLY:

Please email Phil Martin: philip@oglemodels.com with CV and photographs/portfolio of work.

 

 

POSITION AVAILABLE:

ARCHITECTURAL

DATE POSTED:

22/06/22

COMPANY:

Kandor Modelmakers Ltd

LOCATION:

Stratford London E15

DETAILS:

Kandor has a reputation for building high quality models. We are looking for an experienced professional modelmaker to join our team.

To take responsibility for managing projects, liaising with clients, working individually and within a team environment.

This is a hands-on vacancy for those who still enjoy building and creating some of the best models within the industry.

Skills required

Competent use of all usual Workshop machinery. Spray room etc. With the knowledge of CNC machines an advantage.

Software

AutoCAD & Rhino & Revit.

 

We are located next to the Olympic Park, 8 minutes’ walk from Stratford Station.

Rates of pay to be negotiated with a successful application.

APPLY:

Please send CV and photographs of work to: david.gomm@btconnect.com

Or

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

Tel 0207 251 6366

 

 

POSITION AVAILABLE:

MODEL MAKER - MEDICAL DEVICES

DATE POSTED:

17/06/22

COMPANY:

Smart Surgical Appliances Ltd

LOCATION:

Nottinghamshire

DETAILS:

Smart Surgical Appliances (SSA) is a start-up, UK limited surgical device company and is the sole owner of novel platform technologies designed to reduce costs, improve safety and outcomes and minimise risk in the exceedingly large but complex minimally invasive surgery markets. We are now looking for an experienced Model Maker to join our growing team and help deliver the next generation of keyhole surgery devices.

 

Job Purpose:

 

The ideal candidate::

 

Salary range: £32 – 35k per annum.

You will need to provide evidence that you are eligible to work permanently within the UK and should be based within a reasonable distance of our offices in Long Eaton.

APPLY:

Please send a CV & portfolio to: enquiry@smartsurgical.co.uk

 

 

POSITION AVAILABLE:

MODEL MAKER

DATE POSTED:

15/06/22

COMPANY:

RWDI

LOCATION:

Milton Keynes, UK

DETAILS:

RWDI is a global engineering consulting firm, bringing our wide range of experience and skills together to develop a better, holistic solution for our clients. We share a fundamental dedication to earning the trust and exceeding expectations of our clients.

Are you looking to get your first step into a career in model making? Or do you already have experience working within this industry?

RWDI is seeking a motivated individual to work as Model Maker for a full time permanent role within our dynamic team within the Milton Keynes office.

 

This role includes but is not limited to:

 

The ideal candidate::

 

Salary commensurate with experience.

Generous employee benefits including;
- Company Life Assurance Scheme
- Company pension scheme
- Health Care Plan
- Annual Health and Wellbeing Allowance

APPLY:

If you feel you have the relevant experience, knowledge and attitude then we want to hear from you.

Please apply via our website

Thank you in advance for your application. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

RWDI endorses and practices the principles of equal opportunity employment.

We are committed to diversity and inclusion.

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