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Production & Design Assistant

Vacancy ID


Industry Architecture & Design
City Sydney
# Position 1
Duration 12 Weeks
Degree/Qualification Standard Microsoft Office (doc, ppt, xls) skills required; CAD/AUTO CAD or Sketch-up

Internship Summary

Fantastic opportunity - The aim of the position is to assist the Director in sales and production. The general split of activities is: 70% Sales and 30% production/post production work.


• Attend consultations with Director to discuss and ascertain the client's requirements – take notes of consultation to assist in final design
• Assist in taking precise measurements and recording measurements for design and quoting
• Illustrate and develop the concept design
• Complete final drawings for the customer as part of the presentation for quotation

• Design and draw components for suppliers to manufacture as required
• Assist in sourcing materials for manufacture
• Assist in liaising with suppliers regarding progress of orders and delivery of goods

General Tasks:
• Attend and participate in weekly Staff Meetings
• Learn and understand company structure
• During busy periods, you may be required to assist onsite or to do deliveries/pick-ups of goods. These tasks that are outside of the office internship will be renumerated (paid).

Host Summary

Sydney based company specializing  in the design and construction of shade solutions to assist our clients achieve functional and aesthetically pleasing outdoor areas. Our products include retractable roofs, awnings, shade sails and pergolas. 


This company is located in Manly, NSW which is one of the most attractive tourist destinations in Sydney – beach, shops, bars, restaurants. Here is more information on the area http://www.sydney.com/destinations/sydney/sydney-north/manly
• Public Transport expenses to and from the office are 100% reimbursed by the Host Company 
• Daily collaboration with and direct learning from both the Director and Office Manager
• As we are a small business you will receive hands-on experience in all aspects of the business, especially in design & production
• For full time interns, we offer a 9-day fortnight to facilitate the time for the intern to travel around and beyond Sydney during their internship

To Apply

Please send your CV and Cover Letter to info@internships.com.au