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Meyer Davis – Intern, Los Angeles, CA

MEYER DAVIS LA INTERNSHIP

Location: Downtown Los Angeles

Availability: Immediate. 3-5 days/week.

Duration: 6 months, with the potential for a full-time position offered upon completion.

Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM, with late nights and weekends as necessary to meet client deadlines and deliverables.

Travel: Travel to client project locations, which may include overnight travel across the US and abroad.

Work Environment: Climate controlled office setting with elevators and handicap accessible building and bathrooms. Work is fast paced and performed for external clients on long term projects with significant deadlines and milestones that must be met. This position as a team member must be able to communicate and work well with both internal employees and external clients.

Your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

• Assist Project Manager(s), Lead Designer(s), and Intermediate Designer(s) with client/ project coordination.

• Assist Project Manager(s), Lead Designer(s), and Intermediate Designer(s) with the design process from concept generation through design detailing.

• Use with AutoCad, Illustrator, InDesign, SPEXX and other design software to develop drawings and presentation materials.

• Assist with sourcing, writing IF specifications and drafting of custom details and assemblies.

• Assist the project team in producing presentation materials and including selection of FF&E as well as develop material palettes.

• Assists with sourcing, sampling and budgeting FF&E designs.

• Assists with the design development of FF&E custom pieces and production of design intent drawings and Interior Finish specification packages.

• Assists with the production of construction documents and detailed drawings, with supervision from Lead Designer.

• Assists in the development of custom FF&E, including Shop Drawing reviews, with supervision from Lead Designer.

• Assists with construction and installation administration when required.

• Responsible for supporting Project Manager(s) and Lead Designers in administrative tasks.

If you’re interested in applying, please contact Stephanie Schreiber – stephanieschreiber@meyerdavis.com


Berliner Architects – Interiors Job Captain, Culver City, CA

Berliner Architects is currently seeking an Interiors Job Captain with 5-7 years’ experience working with firm principals on commercial projects including Higher Education, K-12, Institutional, Religious, Entertainment and Creative Office. We’re looking for a strong self-directed professional that can lead staff through schematic design, design development, and construction documents, correcting and updating drawings and provide assistance to project teams and other staff members as required. Bachelor’s Degree with strong technical skills in Revit, AutoCAD, and Sketchup is required. Experience working on DSA projects, LEED certification and developing sustainable designs preferred.

Salary Range Based on experience.

Job Requirements

• 5-7 years’ experience in interior architectural design, technical drawing, project management, and 3D modeling.

• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in architecture or interior architecture.

• Ability to work both independently and in a collaborative team environment.

• Strong technical working experience in Revit, AutoCAD, and Sketchup is required and non-negotiable. Must be able to complete a full set of construction documents and maintain project drawings throughout the construction administration process.

• Management and organization skills to lead projects from schematic design to construction administration.

• Excellent presentation and communication skills including graphic, oral, and written communications. Must be able to maintain close communication with clients, consultants, vendors and team members.

Contact

Kai Telless at kait@berliner-architects.com

About Berliner Architects

At Berliner we believe that Every Space Counts, having designed award winning projects throughout California since 1996. Much of our work is for community based organizations, creating buildings and interiors that support social and economic equality. Based in the dynamic Culver City Arts District, we are always striving to develop solid partnerships through shared creativity, vision, and commitment. We are within walking distance of the Expo Line, Helms Bakery, Platform, numerous shops, and restaurants.

Berliner Architects’ offers a comprehensive benefit package including medical, dental, vision, 401K, life insurance, paid holidays, and paid time off. We encourage our staff to always be learning and growing, covering the cost for conferences, courses and tests required for certification. Berliner Architects’ is a highly collaborative office where architecture and interiors are closely integrated throughout the design process. With weekly discussions and monthly office meetings fueling shared team creativity, we make working fun. On the Berliner team we believe that every space counts, and in our office we are full believers that every voice counts, and we’d like to hear yours.


Berliner Architects – Interiors Job Captain, Culver City

Berliner Architects is currently seeking an Interiors Job Captain with 5-7 years’ experience working with firm principals on commercial projects including Higher Education, K-12, Institutional, Religious, Entertainment, and Creative Office. We’re looking for a strong self-directed professional that can lead staff through schematic design, design development, and construction documents, correcting and updating drawings and provide assistance to project teams and other staff members as required. Bachelor’s Degree with strong technical skills in Revit, AutoCAD, and Sketchup is required. Experience working on DSA projects, LEED certification and developing sustainable designs preferred.

Salary Range Based on experience.

Job Requirements

• 5-7 years’ experience in interior architectural design, technical drawing, project management, and 3D modeling.

• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in architecture or interior architecture.

• Ability to work both independently and in a collaborative team environment.

• Strong technical working experience in Revit, AutoCAD, and Sketchup is required and non-negotiable. Must be able to complete a full set of construction documents and maintain project drawings throughout the construction administration process.

• Management and organization skills to lead projects from schematic design to construction administration.

• Excellent presentation and communication skills including graphic, oral, and written communications. Must be able to maintain close communication with clients, consultants, vendors and team members.

Contact Kai Telless at kait@berliner-architects.com

About Berliner Architects

At Berliner we believe that Every Space Counts, having designed award winning projects throughout California since 1996. Much of our work is for community based organizations, creating buildings and interiors that support social and economic equality. Based in the dynamic Culver City Arts District, we are always striving to develop solid partnerships through shared creativity, vision, and commitment. We are within walking distance of the Expo Line, Helms Bakery, Platform, numerous shops, and restaurants.

Berliner Architects’ offers a comprehensive benefit package including medical, dental, vision, 401K, life insurance, paid holidays, and paid time off. We encourage our staff to always be learning and growing, covering the cost for conferences, courses and tests required for certification. Berliner Architects’ is a highly collaborative office where architecture and interiors are closely integrated throughout the design process. With weekly discussions and monthly office meetings fueling shared team creativity, we make working fun. On the Berliner team we believe that every space counts, and in our office we are full believers that every voice counts, and we’d like to hear yours.


Blitz – Junior Designer, Los Angeles

At Blitz we believe that design should tell a story — an interesting and compelling story. What are we about? Where do we stand? What are our passions and what makes us happy? These are legitimate questions and we should seek answers to them throughout the design process.

About Blitz

Blitz is an award winning design firm specializing in commercial architecture and workplace design. We provide the complete range of architectural services required to take a project from programming through construction. Our team of architects and interior and graphic designers work as one to create thoughtful design solutions with technical rigor.

About the Opportunity

We are currently seeking a Junior Designer with 2-5 years experience. The ideal team member is someone who is a self-starter, fast learner, and looks for opportunities to improve systems, structures, and themselves. The ideal candidate will bring Blitz’s core design values to all their work, combining vast enthusiasm with disciplined project delivery. Revit proficiency and stellar rendering / visualization skills are a must.

This is a full-time position with benefits. Compensation is based on ability and experience. In addition to workplace interiors, our commercial interiors work includes bio-tech, higher education, international hospitality, and developer-led adaptive re-use. We are looking to expand our team to support this work. We love the power of a great idea and are looking for “builders” not joiners.

Benefits

Full-time employees receive four weeks PTO (including the week between Christmas and New Years when the office is closed).

401(k) with generous matching.

Flexible working hours with four nine-hour days and a half day on Friday.

Full medical, dental, and vision coverage is provided.

Nine paid holidays.

Strong continuing education support on both a firm-wide and an individual basis.

Salary increase upon licensure (successfully passed licensing exams are reimbursed too).

Stocked kitchen and fresh coffee daily.

Qualifications

2-5 years professional experience.

Expert knowledge and professional experience with Revit.

Accredited architectural degree (BArch or March).

Experience with commercial interiors or retail a strong plus.

Proficiency in SketchUp is a must.

Excellent graphic and verbal communication skills. Expert level rendering skills required. 

Proficient in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign. 

Rhino, Grasshopper, and Modo experience a strong plus. 

Ability to work within a team environment.

Candidates must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States.

Other Stuff

The Blitz team works hard but we make sure we take time to have fun and keep learning. In addition to continuing education opportunities and project management training, Blitz supports internal design and technical presentations through learning lunches, after hours mixers, and a mentoring program that is available to junior staff. We support our industry through a variety of events, and enjoy the company of our competitors (who we also consider our friends). Our Summer / Winter parties are awesome.

How to Apply

Email your resume, work samples, and salary requirements in a single document in PDF format to careers@studioblitz.com. No phone calls or drop-ins please.


SCI Lighting Solutions – Specification Sales Representative, San Diego

A Specification Sales Representative at SCI Lighting Solutions is responsible for developing, marketing, and promoting lighting and lighting controls solutions to the specification community. This person will have a base of accounts developed from Electrical Engineers, Architects, Lighting Designers, Interior Designers, and Facility-End
Users. The primary responsibilities will be to develop fixture schedules utilizing the specification grade manufacturer products and services represented by our firm.

Duties and Responsibilities
• Building and maintaining key relationships with the specification community and manufacturers.
• This individual will have a working knowledge of all technical aspects of the manufacturer’s products that SCI represents.
• This individual will be responsible to maintain and continue their education on new technologies as they are developed and introduced to SCI and the marketplace.
• Develop and edit boilerplate specifications
• Coordinate between the specifier, manufacturer and SCI Quotations, Sales and Specification teams to provide a complete and competitive bid package.
• The objective of this position is to have the maximum capture rate of the specifiers’ project business.
• Formulate plans for following up on specification bids to generate orders.
• Responsible for arranging and filing supporting specification and bid documents.
• The salesperson will be required to be an active member of the IES and/or DLF.
• Regular sales meetings.

Skills and Specifications
• This individual should have a complete and thorough understanding of all the SCI product lines, LED and lighting control technology, and pricing structures.
• Possess the ability to present and communicate effectively in-group settings.
• Should hold the capacity to manage budgets and time lines to meet strict deadlines.
• Should possess strong organizational, communication and interpersonal skills, which will help this individual coordinate among different divisions.
• Experience working with other Lighting and Controls Companies.

Education and Qualifications
The ideal candidate for this position will reside in San Diego County. A strong background in Electrical Systems and Lighting Control Systems along with a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Architecture, or Business is required. Compensation Plan and Benefits

SCI will provide a comprehensive compensation package commensurate with your experience and qualifications. SCI also offers a 401k program, profit sharing, bonus program, and our Health Insurance Program, Dental and Vision.

To Apply
Please include your resume and a cover letter to bdalrymple@scilights.com


McFarlane Architects – Senior Interior Designer, San Diego

McFarlane Architects (MA) is a full-service, boutique architectural, interior design and planning firm located in the University City area of San Diego, which specializes in corporate, commercial, and industrial projects for some of the leading real estate developers, pharmaceutical, biotech, medical device, and advanced technology companies in San Diego and San Francisco.

MA is an innovative design firm that provides creative design solutions to help its clients create the company culture, workplace strategies and branding needed for their facilities. Our expertise, experience, capabilities, and industry knowledge have positioned MA as a leader in its industry.

MA offers competitive compensation and an excellent benefit package that includes 10 paid holidays, 401(k) retirement plan with company matching, paid vacation, paid sick leave, and paid employee health insurance and dental insurance. MA has an in-house training program and supports continuing education.

MA is seeking to hire a highly motivated, career minded, full-time SENIOR INTERIOR DESIGNER who has creative design skills, is knowledgeable in current design trends, workplace strategies, and company branding. Candidates must have experience in corporate facility design, and/or other similar fields.

Candidates must have a degree in interior design or architecture, NCIDQ certification (preferred), and have the ability to develop/execute designs for several project types, work in a collaborative environment, develop presentation drawings, and present designs to clients.

Responsibilities/duties will include:

• Creating and developing new and innovative interior designs for corporate offices, space planning, and color and finish material selections.

• Develop and make client presentations, interpreting client desires and translating their design goals into design and construction documents.

• Working with Specifications Writer to ensure the continuity of drawings and specifications in relation to all interior finishes.

• Resolution of complex design issues.

• Research of products and materials.

• Support Construction Administration phase activities.

• Mentor and direct the work of less experienced staff.

Requirements:

• Professional degree in Interior Design or Architecture.

• 5 plus years of relevant experience in commercial projects in a Commercial Interior Design firm or Architectural Firm.

• NCIDQ certification preferred but not required.

• IIDA membership preferred but not required.

• Ability to develop creative design solutions independently.

• Knowledge of materials and the ability to put together color and material schemes.

• Understanding of the Building Code as applicable to space planning and interior finishes.

• Proficiency in AutoCAD and Revit.

• Proficiency in Sketch-up, Lumion, 3D Max and Adobe Photoshop.

• Strong organizational, communication, and documentation skills.

• Ability to work on a team, complete tasks correctly, accurately, meet project deadlines, and make professional presentations to clients.

For consideration, email resume and digital portfolio to sac@mcfarlanearchitects.com; No calls or drop-ins.


HOK – Interior Designer, Culver City

HOK is currently seeking a Sr Interior Design Professional to join our team. As a Sr Interior Design Professional, you are responsible for performing complex interior design assignments receiving specific and detailed instructions as to tasks required and results expected. You are also responsible for working with the project team to assist overall efforts of completing various project phases.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Responsible for keeping the project, or a phase of a project, on schedule.

• Responsible for selection and specification of all interior architectural materials and finishes, furniture, lighting and artwork.

• Develops innovative design concepts which are practical, aesthetic, safe and conducive to intended purposes and function which is reflective of client goals and within project budget.

• Conducts programming efforts such as space planning, layout and utilization of furnishings and equipment, lighting and color coordination.

• Coordinates color and material palettes.

• Incorporates Integrated Sustainable Design solutions into projects.

• Renders conceptual design ideas and prepares 2D and 3D presentation/design drawings.

• Prepares and conducts client presentations.

• Prepares, corrects and updates documents during schematic design and design development phases.

• Solicits bids and assists Project Manager and client in subcontracting fabrication, installation, and arrangement of the materials, finishes, and furnishings required.

• Responsible for communication with other disciplines, vendors, and contractors to ensure incorporation of all information into project requirements and provides support as necessary.

• Implements and utilizes HOK Standards for all projects and processes.

• May provide support to all team members for specific field, style, or phase of interior design expertise.

• May mentor and direct the work of less experienced staff and deliver staff performance evaluations.

• May participate in interviews and recruiting of professional staff.

• Takes personal responsibility for fostering a green workplace through sustainable work practices.

• Fosters a commitment to external and internal client service.

Required Skills:

• Possess creative talent in conceptual design and rendering skills of either hand or computer sketching.

• Advanced space planning skills and an interest in programming.

• Knowledge of design, trends, construction methodology, materials application and manufacturer-supplier appropriateness.

• Advanced knowledge of furniture, fixture and equipment (FF&E), architectural/interior finishes, lighting, art signage, color and materials to carryout design intent.

• Advanced knowledge of building regulations and safety codes.

• Advanced knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models.

• Advanced knowledge of sustainability, integrated design and LEED guidelines.

• Knowledge of buildingSMART, Building Information Modeling (BIM) and Integrated Project Delivery (IPD).

• Proven ability to prioritize in order to meet deadlines and provide high quality service to clients.

• Proficiency in the basic technical skills of interior design including the following computer skills: •Proficiency in MS Office, including Word, Excel and Outlook.

• Proficiency in Newforma preferred.

• Proficiency in AutoCAD/Architectural Desktop.

• Proficiency in Revit is preferred.

• Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketchup, and InDesign graphic software.

• Knowledge of 3D Modeling software such as 3D Studio Max and Viz 2006.

• Ability to effectively meet deadlines.

• Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.

• Ability to work in team environment.

Job Location:

Culver City, California, United States

Job Type:

Full-Time/Regular

Required Experience:

• Requires a Bachelor’s degree in interior design or foreign equivalent

• 3 plus years’ experience; or equivalent in appropriate education and experience required.

• LEED credential required within 6 months of employment.

Please apply online here.


THiNK Office Interiors – Creative Interior Designer, San Diego

Join one of San Diego’s most fun and creative commercial furniture dealerships!!

THiNK Office Interiors is looking for an out of the box THiNKer to join our rapidly growing team! Our ideal candidate would be a fun loving creative who works well in small team settings. We need a self starter and a quick learner with a minimum of 2 years of commercial design experience. Auto Cad, Sketch Up and Photoshop proficiency required.

We are offering a competitive salary and benefits package. Contact us for more information.

THiNK Office Interiors
1660 Logan Ave, STE A
San Diego, CA 92113

If you’re interested in applying, please contact us here.


Boulder Associates Architects – Interior Designer, Irvine, California

Be a part of a dynamic team, in a busy Orange County office, and the opportunity to make a difference in peoples’ lives through beautiful healthcare design. Boulder Associates is a leader in design for healthcare and senior living, providing sustainable architecture and interior design services from thriving offices in Irvine, Boulder, Sacramento, San Francisco and Dallas.

We seek a talented and passionate interior designer to join our Irvine team. This person will work in close collaboration with architects, interior designers, contractors and clients to design and document a variety of healthcare project types in all phases from programming through construction administration.

Top candidates will be looking for an energetic office environment with long-term career potential and will be self-motivated and eager to learn quickly and progress in their careers.

Duties & Responsibilities:

• Manage multiple healthcare projects with an eye toward excellent client satisfaction

• Develop design direction to determine project requirements for scope, schedule, budget, specifications, materials, etc.

• Coordinate design work with internal team, consultants, clients and key personnel involved in projects to ensure project success

• Develop project documentation in Revit

• Perform construction administration duties

• Prepare and present interior finish schemes to internal team members and clients

Required Experience / Attributes:

• Professional degree in interior design or interior architecture

• 5 years of professional experience in interior design

• Portfolio of work that demonstrates excellence in design thinking

• Highly proficient in Revit

• Skilled in SketchUp and Adobe Creative Suite

• Able to work effectively on multiple interior design projects at one time

• Project management experience

• Strong organizational, analytical and problem-solving skills

• Experience with managing FF&E specification and procurement

• Experience developing and managing budgets

• Ability to effectively communicate issues and concerns to stakeholders, vendors and project team members

• Passionate about patient-centered design and implementing evidence-based design strategies on projects

• Self-motivated and able to problem-solve independently

Preferred Experience:

• Healthcare project experience

• NCIDQ licensure

• LEED accreditation

• Experience in concepts of wayfinding

• Experience with evidence-based design methodologies

• Understanding of programming and space planning practices

How to apply:

Complete online application and submit your cover letter, resume and portfolio here: www.boulderassociates.com/firm/careers/

Thank you for your interest in our firm!


Berliner Architects – Interiors Job Captain, Culver City, CA

At Berliner we believe that Every Space Counts. Based in Culver City we have provided quality services to clients throughout California since 1996, always striving to develop solid partnerships through shared creativity, vision, and commitment.

Berliner Architects is currently seeking an Interiors Job Captain with 5-7 years’ experience working on commercial projects, including Higher Education, K-12, Institutional, Religious, Entertainment and Adaptive Reuse. We’re looking for a strong self-directed professional that can lead staff through schematic design, design development, and construction documents, correcting and updating drawings and provide assistance to project teams and other staff members as required. Bachelor’s Degree with strong technical skills in Revit, AutoCAD, and Sketchup is required. Experience working on DSA projects, LEED certification and developing sustainable designs preferred.

The Berliner Architects’ office is a highly collaborative environment where architecture and interiors are closely integrated throughout the design process. With weekly discussions and monthly office meetings fueling shared team creativity, we envision the clients’ mission and take the experience to the next level, making Every Space Count.

Salary Range Based on experience.

Job Requirements

• 5-7 years’ experience in interior architectural design, technical drawing, project management, and 3D modeling.

• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in architecture.

• Ability to work both independently and in a collaborative team environment.

• Strong technical working experience in Revit, AutoCAD, and Sketchup is required and non-negotiable. Must be able to complete a full set of construction documents and maintain project drawings throughout the construction administration process.

• Management and organization skills to lead projects from schematic design to construction administration.

• Excellent presentation and communication skills including graphic, oral, and written communications. Must be able to maintain close communication with clients, consultants, vendors and team members.

If you’re interested in applying, please contact us here.