jobs

We are always on the lookout for talented, passionate and skilled individuals to join the Melanie Abrantes Designs team. Please email portfolios/resumes to hello@melanieabrantes.com with the "Job Application" in the subject line. 

 
 
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Industrial Design internship

Are you familiar with 3D programming and love design? We are looking for you! We are in need of a product designer to join our company for Summer 2019! 

Description: Our Design team is seeking a talented industrial designer to join our team at our Oakland, California location. We're looking for someone who is self-motivated and wants to contribute to a growing team. Must understand the importance of quality standards and has a dedication to implementing them. If you are detail- oriented and enjoy working in a fast paced environment, please apply! Must also be dog friendly :)

Responsibilities:
- Creates 3D designs from sketches from designers, drawings and prototype samples utilizing design software.
- Helps with day to day activities in the studio

Requirements:
-Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment while maintaining strong attention to detail.
-Willing to work in the product design/maker industry.
-Proficiency in all relative design software willingness to train where software deficiencies are identified.
-Must be autonomous and pro-active
-Industrial design or graphic design background is a must
-Proficiency in Solidworks or Rhino, or other rendering package is a must.
-New Grads are welcome to apply with a portfolio.

Studio Assistant 

Do you love design and want to learn the ins' and outs of small businesses? Melanie Abrantes Design’s is on the lookout for an design assistant to join the studio who is highly organized, detail-oriented, has a positive spirit and is enthusiastic about our products.

Description:  Our Design team is seeking a studio assistant to join our team at our Oakland, California location. We're looking for someone who is self-motivated and wants to contribute to a growing team. Must understand the importance of quality standards and has a dedication to implementing them. If you are detail- oriented and enjoy working in a fast paced environment, please apply! Must also be dog friendly :)

1-2 days a week.

Responsibilities:

  • Helps with day to day activities in the studio.

  • Providing design insight into development of new products.

  • Packing and fulfilling online/ wholesale orders

  • Woodworking Fabrication: Cutting on a bandsaw, sanding, preparing and finishing products.

  • Keeping up to date on Studio improvements, organizing, cleaning and maintenance.

  • Creating manufacturing schedules

Requirements:

  • Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment while maintaining strong attention to detail.

  • Confident using independent judgement in decision making.

  • Willing to work in the product design/maker industry.

  • • Sound of body & skilled at lifting/carrying heavy, awkward items

 
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creatives / Designers

We are always on the lookout for talented, passionate and skilled individuals to join the Melanie Abrantes Designs team. Please send your resume to hello@melanieabrantes.com if you're interested in design, woodworking, manufacturing or want to collaborate.