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Industrial Designer


Vernon Hills, IL

Posted 1 month ago

Messina Group seeks an Industrial Designer for our client in Vernon Hills, Illinois. This is a contract-to-hire opportunity.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsibilities include all aspects of developing custom temporary and permanent point-of-purchase displays, including:
    • Generating sketch concepts with design for manufacturing in mind
    • Creatively solving mechanical problems and devising cost-effective solutions
    • Developing a full engineering package in SolidWorks for quoting, prototyping, and production components
    • Create photo-realistic 3D renderings as well as POP display prototypes with cost effectiveness, structural soundness, ease of use and cutting-edge marketing techniques in mind
    • Working directly with our team of designers, account executives, vendors, and project managers
    • Working with wood, metal, plastic (sheet, vacuum formed, and injection molded) and wire materials 


  • Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Design, or similar field, is preferred
  • 2-3 years' previous working experience in similar role and industry
  • Proficiency in Sketching, Adobe Creative Suites, SolidWorks and KeyShot
  • Knowledge of materials and processes used in the production of point-of-purchase displays, including metal, wood, and plastic (3D printing, injection molding)
  • Excellent organizational skills, good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work well on an interdisciplinary team within a fast-paced environment working on multiple projects at a time

Other Details:

  • Schedule: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Duration:  3-4 month contract with potential to go permanent
  • Location: Vernon Hills, IL 
Contact the Recruiter:
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Gabrielle Tenuta
Sr. Talent Advisor
Gabrielle Tenuta Headshot
Gabrielle Tenuta
Sr. Talent Advisor
I cannot thank Gabby enough for her continued support and prompt response time during my job search! She was there every step of the way and made the process seamless. I’m excited to continue our working relationship and highly recommend her to anyone who is looking to make a career change.
– Tammy J | Quality Control Chemist
Messina Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer
We provide and promote equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression.
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