The Technical Interior Designer/ Architectreports to their Team Leader (Senior Project Manager) or Principals. Key responsibility is the technical documentation of the project. They are responsible for maintaining FDG design standards and reinforcing the company culture and brand. Advancement is determined by multiple factors including, but not limited to experience and proficiency of key responsibilities, professional maturity, as well as the quality and consistency of work, and the ability to understand and interpret the key components of project profitability.
Provide leadership to the project team by motivating team members to meet project goals, adhering to their responsibilities, achieve milestones, and look for growth opportunities
Maintain firm-wide documentation, BIM procedures, standards, as well as reinforce the commitment to advancing our use of innovative technology including evolving 3D and visualization tools
Meet project goals adherent to their responsibilities, achieve milestones, and look for growth opportunities
Maintain multiple projects simultaneously from start to finish
Analyze project reports and provide consistent status reporting to your direct supervisor regarding projects and personnel
Participate in meetings with the design team, client, or consultants at appropriate intervals
Lead and/or collaborate with Senior Project Manager to space plan and design the interior architectural envelope
Contribute in Revit to the development of detailed construction documents and coordinate with appropriate personnel to ensure design intent, quality, and compliance with applicable building codes, accessibility requirements, and company design standards
Participate in construction administration phase with required meetings, site observations, and review and process RFIs/submittals
Maintain excellent professional relationships with clients and consultants
Participate in furthering the Design Department’s knowledge base through training, sharing of resources, and educational opportunities
Support Leadership Team in company policy and procedural decisions related to the goals of the company
Educational Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree or minimum degree requirements for licensure.
Experience: 5+ years applicable experience is preferred
Strong proficiency (current versions): Revit (proficiency required), AutoCAD (proficiency required), Microsoft Office Suite (proficiency), Adobe Creative Suite (proficiency preferred), Plan Grid and Bluebeam (proficiency required)
Possess strong communication skills
Able to work on construction sites and non-conditioned environments
Excellent organizational, multi-tasking, and time management skills
Process strong written, oral, and communication skills
Proven ability to handle shifting priorities, demands, and timelines
Strong ability to problem solve
Transportation: Must have access to a vehicle, have the ability to drive, and travel via airplane
This position requires 10% travel nationwide
Compensation, Benefits and Perks
FDG is committed to maintaining a benefits program that is competitive, and responsive to the needs of our employees. We are proud, as part of our compensation package, to offer the following benefits to regular, full-time employees.
Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Long and Short-Term Disability Insurance
Free access to services like Tele-Doc®, Life-Lock®, Roadside Assistance and other benefits
401K Retirement Plan
Eligibility to share in profit sharing/performance-based contributions
Flexible work schedule
Paid time off and holidays
Professional development, education, and training
Paid covered garage parking
Access to on-site fitness center and locker rooms
Team building activities such as happy hours and social gatherings
Faulkner Design Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. For more information about us, please visit www.faulknerdesign.com.
Faulkner Design Group, Inc. (FDG) is a fully integrated national interior architecture and design firm specializing in multifamily housing and senior living environments working with the largest developers, contractors, real estate investment groups, and management firms in the country for 30 years. These communities are surpassing the industry standard for creativity and quality, earning a reputation as the most highly sought-after properties on the market. FDG offers comprehensive design services during the architectural development and construction planning phases of projects, as well as procurement and turnkey installation. FDG leads the industry with cutting-edge virtual tools and technology, approaching each design solution as an opportunity to transform lives.