KG+D Architects, an award-winning architectural firm specializing in educational, institutional, and commercial projects, is seeking an energetic interior architect to join our collaborative team. Ideal candidates shall demonstrate strong design capability, thorough knowledge of commercial construction, technical documentation proficiency, and outstanding communication skills.
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Interior Architecture, Interior Design, or Architecture
7+ years of relevant interior design experience with an architecture or interior architecture firm
Experience with K-12, higher education, and commercial projects preferred.
Proficiency working in Revit. Experience with Enscape preferred.
Strong ability to communicate in writing to clients, contractors, and design team members.
Responsible for developing, articulating, and communicating the interior design for multiple projects of various scales.
Develop and articulate the interior design, including space planning, casework, millwork, material palette, and color selection.
Collaborate with internal team members, consultants, and vendors to create a cohesive and coordinated design.
Provide input on lighting strategy, selection, and layout.
Maintain up-to-date working knowledge of available materials and trends.
Design and assist with furniture selection.
Ensure interior components comply with project budgets and schedules.
Participate in client presentations and project meetings. Prepare necessary materials to communicate design concepts, proposed material selections, and color palettes.
Perform construction administration services related to interiors, to include submittal review, response to RFI, approval of shop drawings, and field observations.
Additional Salary Information: Benefits include healthcare contribution and 401K match
About KG+D Architects
Listen, Imagine, Build.
Our three-word design philosophy encompasses our firm’s mission to actively listen, test ideas with imaginative design and to view the solution through the lens of how it is best realized or built.
At KG+D we lead the process of planning, design and construction with imagination, discipline and a high level of professionalism in every project we deliver. Our studio is comprised of 32 talented individuals with the creativity, vision and experience required to translate your vision into skillfully executed architecture.
The firm is led by principals and owners Russell Davidson FAIA, Erik Kaeyer AIA LEED AP and Walter Hauser AIA. Russ, Erik and Walt provide a diverse and well-balanced collection of skills, professional experience and leadership qualities that ensure a continuity of expertise across all planning and project phases for every type of design challenge.
A team of valued and experienced professionals supports the three principals and is comprised of architects, interior designers, a landscape architect and planner, construction inspectors and administrative personnel. Additionally, KG+D works with a regular group of specialty sub-consultan...ts that complement and function as an extension of the KG+D team. Together, our team can provide any necessary professional services through a highly coordinated team approach that leverages each specialty’s expertise and diversity of talent.
As a team, our goal is to collaborate with our clients to improve the built environment through engaging, sustainable and inspiring design. KG+D seeks to achieve the greater good for our communities—designing the places you live, learn, work and play