Posts Categorized: careers

Inside 4c

From accidental intern to full time employee. Two years ago, I took on a two-week job at 4c Design to help them prepare for an open day. That job evolved into a two-month internship where I was involved in a range of internal and external projects, as well as being given a product to develop… Read more »

Mark Craig | Mechatronics Engineer

What is Mechatronics? The term mechatronics breaks down to a combination of mechanics and electronics but since its inception has grown to encompass computer and control systems. This powerful fusion of interdisciplinary knowledge and engineering approach is vital to the automation of industrial manufacturing processes.  Why is it vital to industrial automation? Industrial automation would… Read more »

A fresh face

We received over 150 applications for our ever popular graduate internship scheme, and are excited to announce that after a lot of consideration, we’ve selected Heather Guyan. We have no doubt, Heather will be a great addition to the team at 4c Design over the next few months. Hello I’m Heather! Graduating from Strathclyde University… Read more »

Intern antics – what does gardening have to do with product design?

Summer is over and at the Design Hub it’s time to wave goodbye to Rob, our Summer 2015 intern. He’s left us with a shiny new ‘Innovation Garden’ in our office (complete with grass!) and an exciting product concept for one of our clients that will soon be launched on Kickstarter. Thanks Rob! So what… Read more »

Robert Riley | 2015 Summer intern

  Hi, my names Rob and I have recently started the summer internship programme here at 4c Design. Graduating in 2013 with a degree in Product & Transportation Design, from the University of Northumbria, I spent almost 2 years working on the design and development of Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles (WAVs). I have a strong interest… Read more »