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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.

This trade is in highest demand in these regions:

  • Estrie
  • Chaudière-Appalaches
  • Grande région de Québec

This site presents a selection of the best job opportunities. At the national level and in all regions, the possibilities are numerous.
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