Industrial designers - Emploi d'avenir

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Industrial designers

Behind each everyday object, there’s the work of an industrial designer. Develop, design and perfect a vast assortment of manufactured products for private firms, companies or as a self-employed designer.

Average salary20$ / hour


Industrial designers conceptualize and produce designs for manufactured products. They are employed by manufacturing industries and private design firms or they may be self-employed.

Main tasks

  • Consult with client, engineers or production specialists to establish product requirements
  • Analyze the intended use of product and user preferences
  • Conduct research into cost, properties of production materials and methods of production
  • Prepare design concepts, sketches or models for approval
  • Prepare manufacturing drawings, specifications and guidelines for production and construct prototype of design
  • Consult with engineers and production staff during manufacturing stage.



Industrial design


Techniques de génie chimique

More information

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business products designer; consumer products designer; container designer; designer, furniture; designer, industrial; designer, industrial products; ergonomic products designer; fixture designer; furniture designer; industrial design consultant; industrial designer; industrial products designer; product designer; toy designer - industrial design.

This trade is in highest demand in these regions:

  • Mauricie
  • Estrie
  • Chaudière-Appalaches
  • Centre-du-Québec
  • Grande région de Québec

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