We are seeking a Carpet Designer with experience of the Aviation Industry. The successful candidate must display a thorough understanding of woven carpet constructions, and an ability to create new and innovative products which meet customer expectations in terms for design, aesthetics and technical performance. Familiarity with Wilton weave structures and cut pile is essential. The successful candidate must be self-motivated, proactive and able to work under pressure. They must be a team player and will be required to work with the company design and sales teams as well as outside processors, dyers and finishers to produce samples.
They must also be proficient in CAD for textiles, preferably with experience of the APSO system. An understanding of the Aviation Interiors business is essential as is an understanding and experience of the aviation certification and regulatory requirements and procedures which relate to aircraft carpet. A design degree is required and a proven ability to interpret design briefs with creative flair and attention to detail. A good eye for colour and an understanding of current trends.