Industrial Product Designer – Kyta Industries – Cape Town

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Job description
Kyta Industries is offering an exciting position for a talented and all-round creative industrial designer at our Cape Town head office. Kyta is a dynamic and innovative industry leader in retail pricing and merchandising systems. Working in our design team of graphic and industrial designers will kick-start your career, exposing you to a vast client base consisting of all major S.A. retailers and international brands.

Design briefs from start to finish
Conceptualisation, sketches, research, technical drawings, 3D rendered presentations, etc.
Sheet plastic fabrication is our core manufacturing process
We also work with metal, wood, injection moulding, extrusion, vac forming and printing
Occasional travelling to client meetings or store/site visits will be required
Working closely with our production team, on-site factory and various suppliers
Maintaining high standards and accuracy of work, including systematic filing and archiving of design records

Tertiary Industrial Design BTech qualification compulsory
Proficiency in SolidWorks, Adobe Creative Cloud (Ps, Ai, Id) and Microsoft Office compulsory
Sound knowledge of Adobe Dreamweaver and 3D Studio Max advantageous
Some previous work experience relating to the manufacturing processes above will be preferable
Being self-motivated, working independently and as part of the team are crucial skills
Accuracy, adhering to deadlines, initiative and great talent are essential qualities
Taking pride and ownership of your work are qualities that will count in your favour
Your overall creativity and ability to incorporate graphics into your product design as well as any other skills like web design knowledge and graphic design etc will be advantageous
Preference will be given to suitable BEE candidates
This position will report to the design manager

To apply for this position, send one single email to, including the following
A short motivational introduction
PDF portfolio of max 15MB, inclusive of no more than seven to tweleve examples of your best work
In addition to these requirements, links to comprehensive online portfolios are welcome and will only be referenced for shortlisted candidates

If you have not heard from us within 20 days please consider your application unsuccessful.

Contact details
Rothea Stoltz
Kyta Industries