Fitted furniture design technician

Fitted furniture design technician

Create initial ideas, design concepts and plans for fitted furniture interiors and create technical drawings

As a fitted furniture design technician, you will work with customers to create their perfect design for their chosen interior. You will provide innovative and creative solutions that meet the needs of your client, taking account of the use and location of the product, this can include fitted kitchens, bedrooms, bathrooms, car interiors, boats and ships. You may also work on bespoke one-off commercial developments such as, restaurants, hotels, bars, offices, leisure and health centre projects. You’ll create fitted furniture designs using your knowledge of industry specific legislation, with a good understanding of products and materials for interiors. You will manage the project from design through to completion and will be responsible for liaising directly with customers and the installation and supply teams, reporting to a supervisor manager.

 

Duration: 18 months

Relevant school subjects: DT and art

Entry requirements: Depend on employer, but likely GCSEs or equivalent qualifications or relevant experience

Achievement upon completion: Level 3 (Advanced)—equivalent to A-levels

Potential salary upon completion: £18,000

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