Intermediate Designer / Draftsperson / Production Team Support

The Company

RAD designs and manufactures indoor and outdoor furniture that is simple, fun, and built to last in Los Angeles, CA. We work with the A&D community, furniture dealerships, and directly with end users to supply furniture across sectors, including workplace, hospitality, multi-family, and higher education.

The position will include digital modeling of new designs and prototypes, building drawings for the manufacturing department and support/coordination with our production and outsourcing departments. Work with our production and outsourcing departments will include preparing 3D files for vendors, research and development for new methods of fabrication in-house, and aiding in material ordering or production and custom projects.

Although this role will be rooted in digital modeling, we are looking for a person with an interest in all manner of tactile materials and aiding us in our undertaking to elevate our design and fabrication capabilities.

Responsibilities

  • Execute design concepts through two dimensional drawings, three dimensional parametric models and prototypes under the direction of Production Team and Design Team
  • Responsible for preparation of design documents that meet project requirements and office standards
  • Responsible to organize design files and prepare design presentations
  • May participate in design presentations
  • May coordinate work with consultants
  • Format files for laser cutting and CNC work
  • Aide in implementation of new digital systems, such as Solidworks
Qualifications

  • Proficiency with Rhino
  • Knowledge of other modeling software (such as Revit, Sketchup and Solidworks) is a plus
  • Proficiency with Rendering suits such as V-Ray
  • Knowledge of general building materials preferred
  • Effective communication skills, both oral and written
  • Ability to work in a collaborative environment in-person at RAD HQ

To apply, email matthew@radfurniture.com