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CTA – Interior Designer – Seattle, WA

Cushing Terrell Architects Engineers is a progressive multidisciplinary firm of 335+ professionals with 15 offices and a diverse portfolio of projects.  The Seattle office specializes in commercial, retail, healthcare & hospitality.  We are a high performance organization that delivers innovative projects while providing unmatched service and a rewarding experience for our clients…with a little fun tossed in.

We are looking for an Interior Designer as a key player for our Seattle team.
Are you a self-starting independent worker with the ability to listen to the client and apply design principles to develop an innovative design?
Do you have a creative eye for color, a passion for current design trends and the ability to be artistic while conveying those ideas in an organized and timely fashion?  
Can you provide exceptional value and service to our clients by offering a strong level of expertise in commercial interior design?

Responsibilities:

As a well-qualified Interior Designer, you will be working on commercial projects, taking ownership of the budget and supporting the client’s current branding. This position is highly collaborative in nature and requires working closely with our awesome clients and coordinating with project managers, architects, engineers and other designers. You will carry out creative visions to detailed designs using  basic knowledge of programming, space planning and construction documentation.

Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in Interior Design from an accredited college
3-5+ years of experience in corporate/commercial design
Proficient in Revit and AutoCAD, Sketch-up, Adobe Creative Suite, Bluebeam and MS Office
Excellent graphic, written and verbal communication skills
Experience and working knowledge of design, design documentation, national and local building codes, and accessibility requirements
Experience with specification of appropriate materials and finishes
Experience with researching, selecting, specifying, and procurement of commercial office furniture, fixtures, equipment, and lighting
A strong understanding of required ratios and proportions for human focused design 
Experience maintaining an interiors library

Highly Desirable:
NCIDQ Certified, LEED Accredited, IIDA, ASID and/or IFMA 
Understanding of commercial real estate

Ready to be a Rock Star? 

We do business by the golden rule. We don’t just talk about a work hard / play hard mentality – we execute one.  The Seattle office participates in monthly design charrettes, wellness events, summer volleyball league, and other social gatherings.  Company-wide we have annual golf and bowling tournaments, design forums and a ski trip. We offer a competitive salary and a benefits package including medical/dental/vision/life insurance, 401(k) savings plan, production bonus, holiday and paid time off.

If the next step in your career is to join a fun, fast-paced studio, please submit your cover letter, resume, and digital portfolio by navigating to our online application at “Join Us

Or you can apply directly by clicking on “Be A Part Of Our Team.”  

CTA Inc. is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, including veterans and disabled individuals.

Posted 4/19/18


Bassetti Architects – Interior Designer – Seattle, WA

Bassetti Architects is seeking a mid- to senior-level interior designer looking for the opportunity to help expand our talented Seattle interior design team. We are a vibrant firm made up of civic and culturally minded individuals who enjoy working and playing together. We specialize primarily on educational and civic work and are motivated by projects that create healthy and lively communities. The ideal candidate has a strong design sensibility, appreciates the process of articulating design through the documentation and construction process, and has the ability to work well with others.

Minimum qualifications include:
An accredited degree in Interior Design or Interior Architecture
Four + years of relevant experience with a design firm
Experience in space planning and finish and furniture selections and specifications
Proficiency in interior construction detailing and construction documentation
Strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple projects while effectively meeting deadlines
Understanding the phases of the design and construction process
Knowledge and application of building codes and regulations
Demonstrated communication skills – both verbal and written
Efficiency in Revit required; AutoCAD, Sketchup, InDesign, and Photoshop a plus
Efficiency in MS Office required, Newforma a plus

Primary responsibilities will involve working with project teams to develop interior concepts of spaces; production of construction drawings; development of furniture layouts; and development of FF&E (furniture, fixture, and equipment) specifications through research, selection, acquisitions, and on-site visits.

There will be opportunities to attend construction site visits; participate in design critiques, in-office speaker series, and presentations; meet with vendors; and assist with maintaining the sample library.

Bassetti Architects is an equal opportunity employer that supports diversity and mentorship.

To see examples of our work, visit www.Bassettiarch.com

Please submit your resume and work samples to: HR@Bassettiarch.com

Posted 3/30/18


SABArchitects – Interior Designer (2-5 years experience) – Seattle, WA

The Company:
SABArchitects is a vibrant mid-size architecture and interior design firm located on the south bank of the Lake Washington Ship Canal in Seattle, Washington. Having recently moved into an inspiring new office space we are seeking energetic staff at a number of different levels who are interested in taking themselves and SABA to the next level. SABA’s success rests in our deep respect for our staff and our clients. For our staff we provide a fun, collaborative, and respectful place to work where you can go as far as your abilities and drive can take you. For our clients we listen carefully and apply all of our design, technical, and management skills to turn their project goals into an architectural reality.
SABA is a regional leader in the design of high-tech offices, healthcare facilities, research and
development labs, and early education centers. Our clients include; Amazon, Fred Hutch, The Nature Conservancy , Bright Horizons, Juno Therapeutics, Novo Nordisk, Seattle Children’s Hospital, Virginia Mason Hospital, and Kaiser Permanente. SABA’s overall compensation package includes: competitive salary, discretionary bonus, healthcare, dental, vision, disability insurance, 401K with corporate match, NCIDQ exam study support, locker rooms with showers, bicycle and kayak parking.

The Position:
• Work in an integrated team atmosphere
• Assist with conceptualizing and developing project ideas
• Assist project team with furniture and finish selections
• Work as part of a team to produce documents for permit and construction
• Attend design and construction meetings
• Actively participate in construction administration
• Opportunity to build a network of reps and help shape the materials library
• Ideal position to learn the full range of professional skills required for licensure
• Opportunity to work on a wide variety of project types or focus on a specific one
• Opportunity to work directly with firm principals
• Potential to participate in marketing efforts
• Potential for some west coast travel
Qualifications and Experience:
• BA or BS in Interior Design
• 2-5 yeas professional experience in Interior Design
• Adept with AutoCAD & Revit
• Motivated self-starter with good organizational skills
• An open mind and enthusiastic outlook
• A good communicator

Contact  Bob Vizenor, info@sabarch.com

Posted 3/14/18


Buffalo Design – Interior Designer – Seattle, WA

Buffalo Design is a studio of planners, architects, and interior designers working as a team to solve problems and develop fresh ideas. Our clients appreciate our creative, pragmatic and appropriate responses for healthcare facilities, libraries, public spaces and workplaces. We encourage a collaborative, team oriented atmosphere.
We are seeking a designer to be responsible for planning, coordinating and administering projects from start to finish. Most importantly, you must have the desire and ability to develop and maintain strong, long term working relationships with clients.

Required Education and Work Experience
• A Bachelor or Master’s Degree from an accredited Interior Design or Architecture program with an emphasis in interior design.
• A minimum of 10 years experience working in the field of commercial interior design or interior architecture. A background in corporate and/or healthcare design is preferred.
• NCIDQ certification is preferred
• LEED accreditation preferred
• LEAN training is a plus
• Graphic Design skills are a plus
• Required Skills and Knowledge
• A strong design sense with the ability to develop and communicate concepts
• Ability to collaborate with and direct a team
• Experience with programming and space planning
• An In-depth knowledge of products, building systems and construction methods and the ability to develop detailing for interior elements
• A basic understanding of building codes
• Freehand drawing and digital rendering skills
• Experience developing budgets for furniture and construction and the ability to manage and work within established budgets
• Proficient verbal and written communication skills
• Ability to work in a fast-paced environment on multiple projects
• Proficiency with AutoCad, Adobe Creative Suite and MS Office Suite

Submit your resume, cover letter and PDF work samples to info@buffalodesign.com
No phone calls please.

Posted 3/14/18


Ankrom Moisan – Architect: Retail Financial Services – Seattle, WA

Ankrom Moisan Architects is a dynamic design firm providing architecture, interiors, urban design, branding and identity strategy services to our clients. We make it our mission to create Places where People and Communities Thrive. We express that not only in the work we produce, but in the way we work with one another. Our teams work collaboratively to inspire future growth both as an individual and as a firm.  

We are currently seeking an Architect to be an integral part of our efforts focusing on financial services retail initiatives as our already expansive AMA portfolio grows in this area.

Job Description
Our team is seeking an entrepreneurial, highly creative, and energetic Architect passionate about financial services and retail design. This position is foundational in growing an important market within the firm and will be actively engaged with the leadership in Portland, Seattle and San Francisco to support AMA’s goals and overall vision. He or she must be both a team player and a dynamic leader. We expect this person to deliver creative solutions, have an expert grasp of retail and financial service trends, design, and technical expertise is essential for success in this role. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 7-10 years’ experience in managing or implementing financial services or retail rollout design, an aptitude for dynamic design, a commitment to sustainable architecture, and a desire to cultivate client relationships.

Responsibilities:
• Manage multiple clients and/or projects simultaneously
• Develop and maintain client relationships and team communication to ensure successful project delivery
• Produce fee proposals and project schedules in response to client requests or new opportunities
• Direct/Participate in all phases of design, including full construction documentation and coordination
• Conduct client and team meetings throughout projects and clearly communicate expectations/next steps
• Conduct QC reviews of all deliverables to ensure design reviews occur at the designated stages of projects
• Maintain project budgets, schedules and deadlines and all associated team efforts to assure projects are delivered on time and in budget
• Maintain, track and communicate continually evolving client standards and process requirements.
• Mentoring opportunities.

Qualifications
Bachelors or Masters Degree in Architecture from an accredited school
• Minimum of 7-10 years’ Architecture primarily focused on financial institutions
• Account (repeat client) experience highly desired
• Strong AutoCAD or REVIT skills, with substantial experience in CA
• Bluebeam and InDesign experience are a plus
• Experience using project management software and tools
• Experience working on an integrated architecture/interiors team and or coordinating with outside architecture firms when required.
• Experience working with and maintaining clear communications with outside consultants and client vendors.
• History of developing and maintaining client relationships
• Collaborative, team oriented, and also tech savvy

Additional information
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
As an employee of Ankrom Moisan, your ability to adapt to an ever-changing climate is valued. Our firm stays busy but fosters an environment of mentorship, fun, and camaraderie within the office. Nontraditional office perks include design shares and pinups, transit subsidy, continuing education stipend, unlimited coffee, the occasional treats, volunteer opportunities, monthly events, and so much more. This is a full-time position with competitive benefits, and an occasional need for overtime to accommodate project schedules and deadlines.

**APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS** 
Please reply to: AMRecruiterSEA@ankrommoisan.com with “Retail Financial Services” in the subject line and attach a cover letterresume, and digital portfolio as a Word Document or PDF.

No phone calls or recruiters please. Candidates only.

All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, or covered veteran status. 

Posted 3/14/18


Ankrom Moisan – Interior Designer: Retail Financial Services – Seattle, WA

Ankrom Moisan Architects is a dynamic design firm providing architecture, interiors, urban design, branding and identity strategy services to our clients. We make it our mission to create Places where People and Communities Thrive. We express that not only in the work we produce, but in the way we work with one another. Our teams work collaboratively to inspire future growth both as an individual and as a firm.  

We are currently seeking an Interior Designer to be an integral part of our efforts focusing on financial services retail initiatives as our already expansive AMA portfolio grows in this area.

Job Description
Our team is seeking an entrepreneurial, highly creative, and energetic Interior Designer passionate about financial services and retail design. This position is foundational in growing an important market within the firm and will be actively engaged with the leadership in Portland, Seattle and San Francisco to support AMA’s goals and overall vision. He or she must be both a team player and a dynamic leader. We expect this person to deliver creative solutions, have an expert grasp of retail and financial service trends, design, and technical expertise is essential for success in this role. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 7-10 years’ experience in managing or implementing financial services or retail rollout design, an aptitude for dynamic design, a commitment to sustainable interior architecture, and a desire to cultivate client relationships.

Responsibilities:
• Manage multiple clients and/or projects simultaneously
• Develop and maintain client relationships and team communication to ensure successful project delivery
• Produce fee proposals and project schedules in response to client requests or new opportunities
• Direct/Participate in all phases of design, including full construction documentation and coordination
• Conduct client and team meetings throughout projects and clearly communicate expectations/next steps
• Conduct QC reviews of all deliverables to ensure design reviews occur at the designated stages of projects
• Maintain project budgets, schedules and deadlines and all associated team efforts to assure projects are delivered on time and in budget
• Maintain, track and communicate continually evolving client standards and process requirements.
• Mentoring opportunities

Qualifications
• Bachelors or Masters Degree in Interior Design from an accredited school
• Minimum of 7-10 years’ Interior Design experience and or an architectural background primarily focused on financial institutions
• Account (repeat client) experience highly desired
• Strong AutoCAD or REVIT skills, with substantial experience in CA
• Bluebeam and InDesign experience are a plus
• Experience using project management software and tools
• Experience working on an integrated architecture/interiors team and or coordinating with outside architecture firms when required.
• Experience working with and maintaining clear communications with outside consultants and client vendors.
• History of developing and maintaining client relationships
• Collaborative, team oriented, and also tech savvy

Additional Information
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
As an employee of Ankrom Moisan, your ability to adapt to an ever-changing climate is valued. Our firm stays busy but fosters an environment of mentorship, fun, and camaraderie within the office. Nontraditional office perks include design shares and pinups, transit subsidy, continuing education stipend, unlimited coffee, the occasional treats, volunteer opportunities, monthly events, and so much more. This is a full-time position with competitive benefits, and an occasional need for overtime to accommodate project schedules and deadlines.

**APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS** 

Please reply to: AMRecruiterSEA@ankrommoisan.com with “Retail Financial Services” in the subject line and attach a cover letterresume, and digital portfolio as a Word Document or PDF.

No phone calls or recruiters please. Candidates only.

All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, or covered veteran status. 

Posted 3/14/18


Atelier Drome – Interior Design Intern – Seattle, WA

Atelier Drome, a close-knit architecture studio based in pioneer square, is searching for another fantastic designer to join our team. Our work (see http://atelierdrome.com/) spans a wide variety of typologies and scales. We enjoy working on furniture design, bars and restaurants, new construction homes, small scale mixed use and everything in between.
Potential team members should appreciate the following:
Laughter, hard work, random acts of studio kindness, multi-tasking, dogs, music, tight deadlines, Slurpee’s, collaboration, doughnuts, agility and creativity.
We are currently looking for a part-time interior design intern to join our team. The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, team-oriented and able to adapt to a dynamic fast-paced studio environment. This candidate will also have the following qualifications:

Primary Job Responsibilities:
• Provide support to Interior Designer, Architects and Project Managers in all aspects of a project from initial concepts through construction documentation, furnishings and accessories installation
• Research furniture, fixtures and equipment, furnishings, materials, and architectural finishes
• Prepare presentations for residential, hospitality and commercial interiors based on direction given by Interior Designer
Experience/Training:
• Fluent in Adobe Creative Suite, AutoCAD, SketchUp and MS Office Suite; Revit experience is desired but not required
• Knowledge of furniture, materials and building finishes
• Understanding of or desire to learn about furniture specification & resale is a plus

Requirements:
• Bachelors degree in interior design or currently enrolled in a design program
• 1-2 years of interior design experience
• Strong conceptual and schematic design skills
• An understanding of the phases of a typical design project
• Familiarity with local product showrooms and vendors is desired but not required
• Valid driver’s license
• Must be able to lift up to 30 pounds

Compensation:
• Hourly Pay Rate: DOE
• PTO Allowance
Please email resumes and work samples to doug.robbins@atelierdrome.com

Posted 3/14/18


Green Canopy – Interior Designer – Seattle, WA

We are seeking a mission-driven Interior Designer to join Green Canopy’s growing design team.

Who we are:
Green Canopy Homes is an urban home builder with offices in Seattle and Portland. We are a team of top-talent real estate, design, and building professionals with a commitment to corporate, social, and environmental responsibility. We are a values-led organization with a staff that forges ahead with purpose. Our corporate culture is built on respect, trust, and love for one another, our children and future generations, and the planet. Our mission
is to inspire resource efficiency in residential markets.

What we do:
Our team is dedicated to building sustainable and resilient communities from the inside out. We focus on transforming the residential real estate market so that environmental sustainability and resource efficiency are the norm. We do this through the design and construction of residential projects, impact investing, and education.
How we are different:
The Green Canopy design team is different than a typical design firm in several ways:
– Environmental sustainability is a core element of all of our projects.
– We work side by side with our construction team.
– The design team’s role doesn’t end at permitting. We are partners throughout the entire process, including interior design, material and fixture selection, and construction.
– We have a collaborative environment with limited ego.

Position Summary
The Interior Designer is responsible for selecting and documenting interior fixtures and finishes and collaborating
on interior standards with other design team members.
Who we are looking for:
Green Canopy Homes is seeking a candidate with the following qualifications:
– 2 years’ minimum experience working in an interior design setting
– Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Interior Design
– Proficient in AutoCAD & SketchUp
– Proficient in Microsoft Office applications such as Outlook, Word and Excel
– Must enjoy producing design and construction documents. Members of the GCH design team are both thinkers and doers who are both involved in design decision making and in documenting those decisions.
– Strong organizational and communication skills
– Must be self-directed and curious, and feel a sense of ownership and responsibility toward your work
– Must work effectively within a collaborative team environment

Primary Responsibilities:
Fixture and finish selection:
– Select all interior fixtures, appliances and finishes and coordinate them into a cohesive interior
concept.
Casework:
– Select and layout casework in kitchens and baths
Lighting and electrical:
– Assist Architect with lighting and electrical layout
– Cost Control
– Accountable for coordinating project interior design within the project budget
– Master Specifications
– Collaborate with other design team members and other GCH departments to create and maintain a master specification for use on all projects

Market Awareness:
– Stay abreast of current design and material trends in project markets
Project Specifications:
– Document fixture and finish selections with simplified project specifications and/or schedules
Interior Design Drawings:
– Draw interior elevations and produce other interior design project documents as necessary to
communicate design decisions using primarily AutoCAD and SketchUp

Other Documentation:
Interior Designer may also assist Project Manager / Architect with the production of other project documents as necessary, including permit drawings and construction documents

The details:
This is an Exempt, full time position, working from our office in Seattle. Occasional travel to project sites, local jurisdiction offices and special events may be required.
Annual salary for this position is dependent on experience. Competitive benefits package includes: company-paid medical, dental, vision & life insurance; 401(k) plan; paid maternity/paternity leave; gym, phone & gas benefits. If we move forward with you in the interview process, we will ask for references from former employers, customers, employees and/or subcontractors.
To apply, please reply to this posting with a cover letter and your resume. In your cover letter, please include the name of your favorite musical group.
Feel free to browse our company website to learn more about Green Canopy.

http://www.greencanopy.com/

Posted 2/26/18


Contract Design Associates – Design Support – Spokane, WA

Design Support – Spokane, WA – Contract Design Associates

Contract Design Associates, a Herman Miller dealer in commercial office furniture, is looking for a full-time design support person.

Job Description: To support sales account managers through the development and presentation of space planning, design, systems and freestanding furniture specifications.

Skills & Responsibilities:  AutoCAD, Revit, space planning, creative thinking, problem solve, detail oriented and strong organizational skills, math skills, time management, manage multiple projects simultaneous,  working a fast pace environment, work well under pressure, meet deadlines, be flexible.  Excellent interpersonal communication skills, work in a team environment, represent CDA in a professional manner, maintain team spirit and positive attitude, product knowledge, create 2D/3D drawings to show the overall product concepts and solutions.

Education: Four-year Interior Design degree or equivalent required

Salary: DOE

Please contact Gwen Marlow, Principal | Sales Manager, at 509.624.4220 or gwen@cdainteriors.com

Posted 2/26/18


NAC Architecture – Entry Level Interior Designer – Seattle, WA

NAC’s mission is to create exceptional places for learning, healing, and human development. We are looking for an entry level interior designer who is passionate about working on public education and medical projects in our Seattle office.

NAC Architecture is a national award-winning firm with over 180 employees working in offices in Seattle, Spokane, and Los Angeles. We take pride in work that elevates the quality of the public environment and embodies the belief that design is a public good.

Key Responsibilities:
– Provides design study support to project team members by preparing basic design plans, elevations and details, reflected ceiling plans, millwork design, furniture layouts, ergonomic dimensions, finish plans, color plans and schedules.
– Assists in the preparation of presentation materials and models for client presentations.
– Assists with color/finish/material and furniture specifications research and selection.
– Assists in preparation of interior construction contract documents, including plans, details, sections and schedules.
– Pursues tasks efficiently and collaboratively across multiple projects with attention to detail under routine supervision.

Skills and Competencies:
– Professional Degree in Interior Design or related discipline
– 0-3+ years related experience
– Basic understanding of interior design theory, applications and construction documentation production
– Working knowledge of Revit and AutoCAD
– Knowledge of InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, SketchUp a plus

Application Process
Interior Designers who are interested in joining our team-oriented culture should send a letter of interest, resume, and work samples in PDF format to hr@nacarchitecture.com. NAC offers a very generous benefit package that includes health and retirement benefits as well as professional development and growth opportunities

NAC Architecture is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of race; color; ancestry; religion; marital status; sex; sexual orientation; citizenship; national origin; age; physical or mental handicaps or disabilities; medical condition; or special disabled, Vietnam-era or veteran status or any other basis protected by law. No question on our application is intended to secure information to be used for such discrimination. Applicants for employment are evaluated on the basis of educational training, professional or other employment experience, professional licensing (when appropriate), and job-related skills and knowledge. If you require accommodation to complete an application or for the interview process, please contact the Human Resources Department.

Posted 2/26/18


JPC Architects – Intermediate Interior Designer – Bellevue, WA

Company Overview
JPC Architects is one of the leading corporate interiors and architecture firms in the Pacific Northwest. We are committed to excellent client service and superior design. Our talented architects, interior designers and technical staff describe our culture as collaborative, creative, flexible, welcoming, dynamic, rewarding and fun. JPC offers competitive compensation and excellent benefits including; flexible work schedules, Paid Time Off, medical, dental, vision, 401K, and more.

Position Overview
We are seeking an intermediate Interior Designer to strategize and collaborate with team members to develop high-quality, innovative interior design solutions for a wide variety of clients and project types. You will complete full interior design packages from programming and space planning to construction documents and construction administration.

Responsibilities
– Participate in, and at times lead, client and internal project visioning and meetings
– Develop and write basic furniture packages based on client requirements and design goals Execute comprehensive lighting specifications and plans
– Create finish presentations in which finishes are appropriate for the application
– Effectively communicate and advocate design concepts
– Complete site verification and site surveys
– Complete space plans and programming documentation; reviews the work of others to ensure quality
– Prepare full set of construction documents
– Assist project managers with construction administration activities
– Provide support for marketing presentations and RFPs

Qualifications
– Bachelor’s degree in Interior Design, Architecture, or related field
– 5+ years of relevant experience working on corporate office, healthcare, retail and/or commercial interior architecture projects
– Well-rounded skillset that includes technical, design and emerging project management abilities
– Strong understanding of all phases of the design and construction of commercial interior architecture projects
– Strong programming and conceptualization skills
– Strong knowledge of building codes and regulations
– Strong documentation and field observation skills
– Strong graphic and visualization skills
– Able to interpret and incorporate abstract concepts into concise, accurate drawings and details
– Proficiency in Revit, AutoCAD, Photoshop, SketchUp, InDesign and MS Office

Application Instructions
Please apply here or through our website (www.jpcarchitects.com/careers) by uploading your resume, cover letter and portfolio as PDF. Candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S. for any employer. No phone calls or recruiters please. We regret we cannot respond to every applicant.

Posted 2/26/18


Coates Design Architects  – Interior Design / Architectural Finishes Associate – Bainbridge Island, WA

Coates Design Architects is seeking an interior design associate with 1-5 years of experience to join a collaborative, award-winning firm located on Bainbridge Island.  We are looking for enthusiastic self-starters, with an eye for modern design and a willingness to learn.  Our current projects include custom residential homes, healthcare facilities, education projects, and government facilities.

Minimum Qualifications:

  Bachelor’s or Master’s degree from a CIDA-accredited interior design program, or architectural professional degree from an NAAB accredited university preferred.
  1-5 years of experience in a design or architecture firm.
   Proficiency in SketchUp, Revit, and AutoCAD; more than 2 years of training/experience preferred.
  Proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, InDesign, etc).
  Familiarity with Enscape, Lumion and other rendering and VR platforms.
  Experience with MS Office and related programs.
  The ability to independently produce interior design deliverables including: interior elevations, furniture and finish floor plans, design intent renderings and related schedules.

Desired Qualifications:
  Qualified or in-progress to take the NCIDQ Examination for Professional Certification.
  LEED BD+C Accredited Professional.
  Design experience in high-end custom residential and commercial construction.

Please contact alice@coatesdesign.com with resumes.
Coates Design is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Posted 2/1/18