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Furniture Designer Job Description

Furniture Designer Job Description
Job Description:

This job description describes the core job duties of furniture designer occupation:

Main Responsibilities - Career Tasks:

1) Designs for manufacture, according to knowledge of design trends, offerings of competition, production costs, capability of production facilities, and characteristics of companys market.

2) Confers with production, design and sales personnel to obtain design suggestions customer orders.

3) Evaluates orders proposals for defining feasibility of producing item.

4) Sketches freehand design of article.

5) Obtains approval from customer, design committee, or authorized company officials, and originates scale or full size drawing, using drawing instruments.

6) Prepares itemized production requirements to produce item.

7) Traces drawing on material for use in production of blueprints, using drawing instruments.

8) Prepares or directs preparation of blueprints containing manufacturing specifications, like dimensions, kind of wood, and upholstery fabrics to be used in manufacturing article.

9) Attends staff conference with plant personnel to explain resolve production requirements.

10) May design prepare detailed drawings of jigs, fixtures, forms, or tools required to be used in production.

11) May plan modifications for completed to conform to changes in design trends increase customer acceptance.

12) May design custom pieces or styles according to specific period or country.

13) May build or oversee construction of models or prototypes.

14) May design fixtures and equipment, like counters display cases, and be designated Fixture Designer ..