Industrial Designer

Title: Industrial Designer - Full-Time (Permanent)

Salary Rate: $55,000 to $65,000

Job Summary:

Sign Nation, located in Newmarket Ontario is a leading custom manufacturer of signs & architectural products, for businesses across Canada.

We have an immediate opening available for a full-time permanent Industrial Designer to join our team and help design products for retail store displays. The ideal candidate will have a passion for design and a strong understanding of materials, manufacturing processes, and trends in the retail industry.


  • Collaborate with sales and marketing teams to understand the needs of retail stores and customers
  • Create sketches, renderings, and 3D models of product designs for retail store displays and new product designs.
  • Research and stay up to date on materials, manufacturing processes, and trends in the retail industry
  • Work with engineers to ensure designs are functional and feasible for production
  • Attend meetings with clients and internal teams to present design concepts and gather feedback
  • Coordinate with suppliers and vendors to source materials and components
  • Participate in the design review process to evaluate design solutions and make improvements as necessary
  • Develop detailed specifications and instructions for the manufacturing process
  • Create visual merchandising concepts to enhance the overall customer experience
  • Stay within budget constraints and meet project deadlines


  • Strong portfolio showcasing experience in retail store display design
  • Experience building displays and signage for the grocery industry is an asset
  • Proficiency in design software such as Adobe Creative Suite, Sketchbook Pro, Rhino, AutoCAD, AutoCAD Architecture, Revit, 3D Max, and SolidWorks
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, and problem-solving skills
  • Experience with prototyping and model-making is a plus
  • Knowledge of Visual Merchandising is a plus
  • This job requires an individual who is highly motivated, detail-orientated, and able to work in a fast-paced environment. Candidate should be able to work independently as well as within a team.

Sign Nation welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.


  • 8-hour shift
  • Monday to Friday


  • Class G Driving License (preferred)

Work Location: One location


We are looking forward to hearing from you.