Spacesmith is seeking a talented and self-motivated candidate for a key position as Junior Designer with a special focus on furniture, fixtures and equipment (FF&E). We are a group of dynamic professionals who foster a vibrant and creative culture with opportunity for professional growth, involvement in varied project types and phases of the design process.
The ideal candidate will have experience with various commercial building types and stages of design and FF&E procurement. He/she will also have good management and organization skills combined with a high level of attention to detail and design ability. The position requires the ability to communicate efficiently and collaborate in an interdisciplinary, deadline-driven atmosphere. He/she must be able to work on multiple tasks simultaneously, be a self-starter and acknowledge when additional input is needed.
Professional degree in Interior Design or related field.
1-2 years of experience in all phases of design, from schematic to specifications in commercial interior design.
Knowledge of commercial furniture inclusive of ancillary and systems furniture for hospitality, commercial and workplace environments.
Strong organizational, collaboration and communication skills
Ability to handle multiple deadlines and collaborate in-house and with external consultants
Proficiency in Revit (creating families and modeling custom furniture) Excel, Microsoft Word, AutoCAD, and other necessary technical tools for the project
US citizen with proficiency in the English language
Previous FF&E marketplace experience a plus.
If your experience is commensurate with the requirements listed above and you are interested in being considered for this full time position, please send a cover letter describing your experience and how it applies to this job, your resume and portfolio (one pdf no larger than 6 MB) showing your work experience to Diane McDonald at firstname.lastname@example.org Please name your file as follows:
Work directly with the Project Design and Project Manager to develop furniture layouts, specifications and procurement packages.
Design, selection, specification and procurementofFF&E for commercial interiors projects
Research, identify and document all the FF&E needs for spaces described in the project program
Prepareoptions for furnishings that complement the design aesthetic of a project
Select fabrics and finishes that suit the furniture, and are easily maintained
Design documentation from producing Programming Reports, Schematic Design and Design Development
Prepare FF&E budgets & surveys
Work independently on assigned tasks, review own work and pick-up redlines from team members.
As architects and interior designers, we believe in creating space where passion and compassion can facilitate great design. Our work reflects and enhances the spirit of the people and communities in which they are built.
Spacesmith is a full-service architecture, interior design and consulting firm specializing in renovations, adaptive reuse and new buildings for both private and public sector... clients. Spacesmith is a team of highly skilled architects, designers, space planners and project managers.