JUNIOR INTERIOR DESIGNER

Urban 1111 Design is seeking a dynamic Junior Designer, passionate about design and looking to develop a career in the residential and commercial industry. A Junior Designer provides essential design and technical support for the Interior Design Team and works closely with senior staff to shadow and develop designs and deliverables for various projects. The Junior Designer position will assist in the preparation, updating and correction of drawings, presentations, graphics; design; CAD design / drafting; furniture, fixture and accessory specifications; furnishing, color and material boards; model making; FF&A sourcing; resource organization; and general computer skills

 

Responsibilities and Duties:

 

  • Assist with concept presentations and verbal presentations as necessary

  • Assist and prepare furnishing, color & material boards

  • Assist the department with product resource organization

  • Assist the department with sourcing and product research

  • Rendered plans / section elevations

  • CAD documentation - SketchUp Pro 

  • Furniture, Fixtures & Accessories specifications

  • Coordinate with outside vendors

  • Train and mentor the summer interns in the Interior Design Department

  • Maintain and update the drawing files

 

The primary responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Assist with Furniture, Fixtures & Accessories research

  • Assist with GC finishes, plumbing fixtures, lighting fixtures, millwork details - specifications and organizing

  • Assist the department with the preparation of graphics and 3D renderings

  • Maintain and organize the design library

  • Assist the office with general clerical support

  • Will perform other project and duties as assigned by the Sr. Manager

 

Qualifications and Skills:

 

This position requires a B.S. or B.A. in Interior Design, or related education and 3-5 years experience in a small to mid-size professional service firm.

 

A proficient level of experience in the use of AutoCad, SketchUp, Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator), Microsoft Word and Excel.

 

Moderate level of experience in graphic design concepts such as, hand sketch case work, vignette scenes, hand coloring, rendering interior drawings, area take offs and shop drawings.

 

Familiarity with general office procedures, such as; processing purchase orders, ordering supplies and general office equipment. Ivy.co proficiency is a plus.

 

The ability to assemble FF&E and finish boards with minimal supervision.

 

A proficient level of experience in interior design concepts such as, space planning, furniture, fixtures, and product research.

 

Must have excellent customer service skills and be comfortable in interfacing with clients, consultants, vendors and internal staff.

 

Job Type: Part-Time to Full-Time potential

 

Experience:

Interior Design: 3-5 years

 

Education:

Associates or Bachelor's

 

Portfolios must be submitted for all design positions. Applications without work samples will not be reviewed. Portfolios should be one PDF attachment, 10-20 pages, maximum 5 MB. Submit portfolios as part of your application in the section where the application asks you for your Resume or CV.