Summary – KITCHEN DESIGNER & SALES / CLIENT CONTACT – proven experience essential, Drawing, Technical skills. Cabinet Vision Software. Fluent English. Sth Akld. $75k pa or $36/hr neg.


Experienced Kitchen Designer required for an established kitchen manufacturing company located in East Auckland. Established clients, and the position includes client visits, site measures.
A mixed portfolio of custom design mid to high end kitchens residential & commercial, sculleries, laundries etc., designing in Cabinet Vision software within a well managed team, and with a great deal of long term work in place, warm leads for future sales, repeat customers and customer sales leads.

Option to have some flexibility with the working hours and work days.

Job Overview:

  • Design and quote kitchens that meet the client’s needs and wants.
  • Work with the clients from start to finish.
  • Listen and interpret your clients brief and deliver to their needs and wants.
  • Designing and doing onsite visits for site measure and design discussions with clients.
  • Establishing personable and comfortable client relationships is key.

What we are looking for:

  • Ability to work both independently and in a co-operative, team-oriented environment is essential.
  • Proven previous kitchen designing background.
  • CAD experience, and Cabinet Vision software experience essential.
  • Excellent computer skills.
  • Strong relationship building skills with the ability to win the customers over.
  • A friendly and outgoing personality and strong communication skills both written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong organisational skills, detail oriented and able to keep to a schedule.
  • A willingness to learn, work with the full team and the ability to see a job through.
  • Enjoy the creative process and keep in touch with industry trends.

Job Outline:

  • Position will work with assistance with other supportive company staff.
  • The company encourage positive staff culture and atmosphere, and this is very important to the management who look after their staff well and engender a good working environment.
  • Company also has a variety of long standing clients and customers requiring different levels of kitchen designs, including custom designed kitchens, one offs and large projects both residential and commercial.
  • Both commercial and residential interiors.
  • Kitchens & Cabinetry manufacturing industry knowledge.
  • Technical skills relating to hinge solutions / appliances etc.
  • Ability to work with Interior Designers.
  • Drawing.
  • Customer and client liaising important to this role.
  • Interaction with company staff on job requirements.
  • Fluent English communication needed.
  • Eligible to work in New Zealand for a start ASAP.



 Type           Full time permanent position

Wage        $75k pa or $36/hr – negotiable

Location    Manukau, Auckland, NZ

Start           ASAP



PATRICIA Mawhinney

Appointments Recruitment Specialists

Mobile:           021 500 653

Phone:            (09) 478 9954

Email:             info@appts.co.nz

Website:         www.appts.co.nz  

If you have contacted Appointments before, you are welcome to do so once again, we would be pleased to hear from you!


Cabinetmaking, Designer