Garment technologists choose the right fabrics and designs for manufacturers to make clothes at a set cost.
Furniture designers produce designs for mass-produced furniture, furniture made in small batches or unique pieces.
Ceramics designer-makers design and create products made from clay.
Naval architects design, construct, refit and repair marine vessels and offshore structures.
Aerospace engineering technicians design, build, test and repair civil and military aircraft.
Technical textiles designers use computer aided design software to research, create and test textiles for specific uses.
Glass engravers use electrical and hand tools to create designs on glass.
Set designers design and create the settings for commercials, television, theatre and films.
Measurement and control engineers design the systems that control machinery and equipment in industry.
Mechanical engineering technicians design, install and repair industrial plant machinery and parts.
Web developers design, build and maintain websites and website applications.
Visual merchandisers design eye-catching product displays and store layouts to encourage sales.
Town planning assistants process applications, give advice about regulations and carry out design work and office administration.
Cake decorators design, make and decorate cakes for birthdays, weddings and other special occasions.
Software developers design, build and test computer programmes for business, education and leisure activities.
Exhibition designers work with organisations and individuals to turn their ideas into engaging displays.
Marine engineers design, build, test and repair boats, ships, underwater craft, offshore platforms and drilling equipment.
Planning and development surveyors assess, design and manage development projects in towns, cities and rural areas.
Building surveyors advise clients about the design, construction, maintenance and repair of buildings.
Nanotechnologists design and build devices and materials on a tiny scale.