Job Description

Industrial Craft is seeking to hire an Industrial Design Intern to join our studio in the Mission District in San Francisco.

The role:
The intern’s responsibilities range from user research, concept ideation, and freehand sketching to model-making, 2D and 3D CAD, photo-realistic rendering, and client presentations. You will also help on non-client-facing projects in the studio, including maintaining the workshop and assisting with marketing and PR efforts.

About You:
You are confident, creative, and articulate. You want to work hard and grow. You are punctual and organized and create daily and weekly plans that you can uphold.

About us:
We are a small, dedicated, and experienced team driven to do outstanding work for our clients. As a team, we endeavor to be transparent, honest, and friendly. We hope you are too.

Your skills:
- An intuitive sense of form, materials, and proportions
- Strong freehand drawing skills and enjoy brainstorming in a team context
- Advanced ability with 3D CAD surfacing in Rhino, Fusion360, or Solidworks
- High-quality photo-realistic rendering in Keyshot or a similar rendering software
- Intermediate-level skills with Adobe Creative Suite
- Confident in a workshop environment and can make “looks-like” and “works-like” mock-ups
- A good sense of manufacturing processes
- Experience and interest in digital design, including wireframing and visual design
- Committed to making ideas real – from concept through to manufacturing
- Driven, motivated, and good at managing your time
- You will work onsite in our studio in San Francisco.

Application Details:
-Must be studying towards or have a degree in Industrial Design
-Please submit a resume and portfolio via email to
-Authorization to work in the USA is an essential requirement.
-Four-month, full-time, paid internship at $25/hr.
-Vacation hours accrue at 6.66 hours per month.
-You can start working within the next six weeks.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion:
Industrial Craft is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to being a workplace free from discrimination and we foster a culture of inclusion and belonging. A diverse team creates an environment where our employees can thrive and develop better products for our clients and their customers.

Industrial Craft

Industrial Craft is a multi-disciplined creative group.
We bring deep experience and draw upon our well-established community of subject matter experts to help clients navigate the complexities and opportunities of innovation and deliver award-winning, profitable, positively impactful products.

We work in physical, digital, and spacial design.
Beginning with meaning, our process explores a project’s connectedness to its world, its high-level purpose, and how users logically and intuitively connect with it. Our design process uses these insights to develop new approaches to forge enduring and meaningful relationships between brands and the world. As we move into execution, we draw on our experience navigating the complexities of bringing products to market.—From vetting partners to negotiating agreements, to advising the manufacturing process we help clients stay ahead of the process to ensure the successful execution and launch.