Industrial Designer (Contractor)

Nectar Product Development - Long Beach, CA

TemporaryEstimated: $80,000 - $110,000 a year
EducationSkills
Nectar is looking for an experienced Industrial Designer able to produce effective and viable industrial designs on time and on budget for temporary assignments and projects. We are looking for a skilled individual to help us ensure the satisfaction and repeat business from our clients and customers.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Assist Project Directors and Project Managers with industrial design services to produce commercially viable products to meet client objectives within budget
  • Provide industrial design services to cross functional project teams and associated work streams during a project cycle
  • Effectively applies appropriate technical knowledge and experience to impact project viability and performance
  • Manages assigned areas of responsibility within time and cost budgets using effective industrial design technology tools
  • Effective communication regarding current engineering and industrial design issues in regular project status meetings to assist Project Directors, Project Managers and project teams to maintain project timelines and budgets
  • Contributes to refining and documenting the Company's knowledge base to improve industrial design disciplines and efficiencies which enhance Company competitiveness and profitability and customer satisfaction
  • Analyzes and evaluates the effectiveness of project industrial design design and implementation methods, costs, and results
  • Shows leadership in design direction and able to communicate a clear basis for recommendations.
  • Mentor to Industrial Design I to develop and create career opportunities for talent internally
  • Attends regular professional CE training and trains junior staff in new technology, knowledge and processes
  • Other duties as required
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
  • Bachelor's or master's degree in industrial design technology
  • 5 years or more of progressive industrial design and project team management experience
PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES DESIRED:
  • Ability to work within a dynamic project engineering design team
  • Maintains skills current with emerging technology and industrial design trends
  • Produce high quality results on time
  • Advanced experience & skills in CAD, Microsoft Office and data analysis
  • Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously and cope effectively with ambiguity
  • Excellent oral & written communication skills and ability to present persuasively
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Nectar is an Equal Opportunity Employer

This is a W-9, independent contractor opening