Industrial Designer

An enthusiastic team player with an eye for detail.

ProSlide is looking for an Industrial Designer to join our Product Development team! The Product Development Industrial Designer plays a critical role in the ongoing development, sale, and installation of new product offerings. The Designer will develop the parts and products that make up the next generation of ProSlide rides.

Responsibilities:

  • Support all phases of the Product Development Process
  • Create concept designs of new products taking into account the requirements of the design specification and vision of the product
  • Understand the human factors of all products
  • Develop concept designs into more detailed designs
  • Aid team in design process – from concept development, feasibility to production
  • Lead design reviews to harvest valuable feedback for design improvements
  • Create SolidWorks models, parts, assemblies, and drawings
  • Work within existing protocols – and develop new ones – for creation and file storage
  • Maintain and rework of existing parts, assemblies and drawings to conform to current protocols
  • Evaluate new configurations to optimize design effectiveness and manufacturability
  • Create fabrication part drawings for use by our suppliers.
  • Perform analysis and design of structures (mainly in steel, composites, and reinforced concrete) using applicable building and design codes/standards (US and Canadian)
  • Monitor work for compliance to applicable codes and standards.
  • Prepare technical specifications for products
  • Check design documents and working drawings and mentoring design team
  • On-site product and ride verification; international travel required

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Industrial Design degree from a Canadian university or foreign equivalent.
  • 2+ years of experience as an Industrial Designer with a background in product design
  • Excellent computer skills in the development of 3-D and FE model
  • Advanced training and ability in Solidworks and CADD programs such as AutoCAD
  • Knowledge of in-mould fiberglass production an asset.
  • Experience with composites design in an asset
  • Previous experience in Entertainment and Leisure industries, tourism, or Parks and Recreation would be a definite asset.
  • Attention to detail and strong analysis skills.
  • Ability to develop and maintain effective relationships
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Excellent communication, listening, and collaboration skills
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines in a fast paced, and professional environment
  • Ability to work independently and as a team, self-starter and energetic

If you are interested in being considered for this career opportunity, please slide your resume over to us at careers@proslide.com