Industrial design senior resume

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Amanda Carey

32 Fire Road
Melbourne VIC 4000
Mobile: 0414 404 040
Home: 03 5414 1414
Email: [email protected]


Proficient industrial designer with 14 years experience researching, developing, designing and marketing household and electronic products. Specialist in:

  • CAD drafting
  • energy efficient production and design
  • streamlining production process
  • managing teams and projects to meet deadlines and budgets


University of Melbourne
Melbourne, VIC AU
Graduate Diploma of Design (Industrial Design
Graduated: November 1993
University of Victoria
Melbourne, VIC AU
Bachelor of Industrial Design
Graduated: November 2002

Employment History

Nov 03 – May 06: Project Manager
Whitemark Australia
Melbourne, VIC AU


  • Managed the development of new high efficiency energy renewal systems
  • Designed using 3D computer modelling and prototypes


  • Washer 3000 – winner of the Enviro Safe Appliance Award from the Australian Environment and Consumer Board, 2007
  • Freezo2345 – market-leading fridge with vastly improved energy rating than its predecessor
Jan 00 – Nov 03: Lead Industrial Designer
Best Design Op.
Melbourne, VIC AU


  • Designed for a range of clients, including major corporations and research institutions
  • Developed diverse technologies from concept through to production


  • ErgoChair Z34, G87 and R56 – a range of office chairs commissioned by OHS Australia for sufferers of back pain; Model Z34 won the Ergonomic Design Award 1999
  • Racquet T78 – children's tennis racquet commissioned by AlthletePro and later taken up by the Australian Tennis Association for junior championships; light design with new anti-grip handle surface and improved stringbed tension
Jan 97 – Jan 00: Senior Product Designer
Electronics Pro
Melbourne, VIC AU


  • Industrial design, project management and the production of new products from the R&D to manufacturing
  • Worked closely with the marketing department in research and production of a range of products


  • BBQ Grill – incorporating new safety features including lid lock, closable vent cavity and a quick cool top, in a retro style design
  • Pet Safety Light – remote control, light and movement activated collar attachment for animals
Mar 96 – Dec 97: Gap Year
Independent travel throughout Asia and South America



Category Name Proficiency Yrs Experience Last Used
  Microsoft Office Advanced 4+ yrs use currently
  Adobe CS2 Advanced 4+ yrs use currently
  Autodesk Inventor Advanced 4+ yrs use currently
  3D Studio Max Advanced 4+ yrs use currently
  AutoCAD Advanced 4+ yrs use currently



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