Tag Archives: Manufacturing & Distribution

Fashion Designer

Fashion Designer

Not a member but want to watch this interview? Robyn (29) always wanted to be a wedding dress designer. She explains the process of designing a dress for a bride and how her business works. For contrast she also designs … Take me to the video

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Imports Co-ordinator

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Sebastien (19) needs competent language skills for his work in the wine trade. He liaises with the French vineyards and distributors about orders and deliveries. Sometimes he works Saturdays in the shop. He is also studying for wine and spirit … Take me to the video

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Control Systems Engineer

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Aoife (25) works on landing gear systems for Airbus. This involves a variety of engineering disciplines: mechanical, electrical and software. Her time is spent computer modelling, working on simulators and in the testing rooms. She is based in the UK … Take me to the video

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Head of Design

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Will (29) is a design engineer and leads the design team at Brompton Bicycle, manufacturers of folding bikes. He is responsible for improving design of all parts of the bikes from brakes to saddlebags, and is constantly looking for the best … Take me to the video

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Technical Director

Technical Director

Liza (26) is completing a thesis on vibrational analysis for a PhD in Engineering and is Technical Director of her own company, True Snowboards.  She discusses her research to produce high performance snowboards and the marketing aspects of True Snowboards.  … Take me to the video

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Marketing Portfolio Manager

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Dan (27) looks after a section of a large mail order catalogue. He is responsible for selecting new products to go in the catalogue and taking out products that are performing badly.  His time is divided between meeting suppliers and … Take me to the video

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Lithographic Printer

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Alex (24) works runs a press (printing machine) for a company that produces fine art publications.  He sets up each print run and monitors it closely to make sure the colour levels are correct and remain consistent.  The work environment … Take me to the video

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Product Manager

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Nicholas (aged 30) works closely with the design team and engineering team for Dextra Lighting.  He liaises between them and the sales and commercial departments to ensure that Dextra products reflect what the customers want.  His days are varied and … Take me to the video

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Product Designer

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Dom (25) works at Dextra, a large lighting manufacturer.  He started in engineering services then moved into design where he works on new products and modifications to the existing range.  At college he has been studying maths, science, material knowledge … Take me to the video

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Co-ordinator (Manufacturing)

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Emily (27) works for Haxnicks, manufacturers of products for the horticultural industry. She reports directly to the MD and is responsible for the smooth running of the offices and the staff. One of her main tasks is liaising between the … Take me to the video

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