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Boulder Associates Architects – Interior Designer, Sacramento

Be a part of a dynamic team, in a creative downtown Sacramento 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 Sacramento, Boulder, Charlotte, Dallas, Irvine, Los Angeles and San Francisco.

We seek a talented and passionate interior designer to join our Sacramento 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 a small 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 interior architecture with internal team, consultants, clients and key personnel involved in projects to ensure project success

• Interface with clients, consultants, end users, and contractor to deliver successful projects

• 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

• 3-6 years professional experience in interior design and project management

• Experience managing multiple projects at one time

• 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

• 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

• Project management 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 the Boulder Associates online application and submit your cover letter, resume and portfolio. If you would like to send additional materials, please email them to careers@boulderassociates.com.

Thank you for your interest in our firm!


AECOM – Project Manager- Interiors, Los Angeles

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Project Manager for immediate employment for the Los Angeles, CA office. Our Los Angeles studio is a fun, fast-paced, and exciting environment with projects that vary widely in type, scope and complexity. We are looking for a person who wants to apply their passion and enthusiasm for project management in a collaborative and progressive work environment. The Project Manager shall have a strong client-relationship base within the Southern California community, expect to actively participate in business development, and have active-status membership in professional and/or industry organizations.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, those listed below:

  • Mentor a team that is comprised of Interior Designers and Architects
  • Ensure a well-coordinated project amongst the related project consultants
  • Remain cognizant of the project budget and schedule
  • Manage client/firm relationships and all contractor arrangements
  • Research and resolve problems
  • Monitor project budget, schedule, and scope of work
  • Negotiate fee changes as necessary
  • Review client billing and does A/R follow-up as necessary
  • Assist in marketing efforts to secure additional projects with existing clients and to expand current client base
  • May participate in preparation of proposals and may assist in presentation to the client and in contract negotiation

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture or Interiors from an accredited university
  • 4+ years expertise, with an emphasis on Corporate Interiors, with projects of 100,000 SF or larger
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Project
  • Positive and collaborative work style, who can strategically plan complex projects
  • Ability to lead the client through extensive pre-lease real estate evaluation processes which include test fit planning, work letter review and building analysis
  • Work well under pressure, have excellent time management skills, able to prioritize multiple project deliverables, all while maintaining a good sense of humor
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely; both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to work with integrity, trust and commitment, setting an example for others
  • Flexibility to travel within the United States
  • Ability to assign work, tasks and track utilization in accordance with company standard tracking programs

Preferred Qualifications

  • NCIDQ certification / CCIDC certification or CA Registered Architect, and LEED AP

Please apply online here.


Beckson Design Associates – Junior Designer, Los Angeles

Beckson Design Associates is currently seeking creative Junior Architectural Interior Designers who are either a recent graduate in interior architecture or has 1 to 2 years of experience working on workplace/commercial interiors and/or large residential or hospitality projects, and has experience with planning and design, construction documents, and furniture and finish development. Being proficient in AutoCad and Sketchup, Adobe Creative Cloud (InDesign, Illustrator & Photoshop), and Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, & Excel) is required. Experience with some of Autodesk suite of products such as Revit and 3 D Studio Max, is desired.

We are seeking a team player that wants to work in a small and collaborative firm and be engaged in all phases of the design process from the technical and design side to client contact, as well as working with our resource library and outside manufacturer representatives. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are needed.

Beckson Design Associates
8599 Venice Blvd, Suite 200
Los Angeles, CA 90034

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


Beckson Design Associates – Part Time Paid Student Intern, Los Angeles

Beckson Design Associates is currently seeking a creative Architectural Interior Design Student as a part time intern that is proficient in AutoCad and Sketchup . Also experience with Adobe Creative Cloud (InDesign, Illustrator & Photoshop), and Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, & Excel) is desired. In addition, our firm has licenses for some of Autodesk suite of products such as AutoCAD, Revit and 3 D Studio Max.

We are seeking a team player that would like experience in a small and collaborative firm and be engaged in all phases of the design process from the technical and design side to exposure to the site, as well as working with our resource library and outside manufacturer representatives. Good verbal and written communication skills are desired.

We are open to a flexible schedule that works around school schedules. We are seeking an average of no more than 16-24 hours per week, with a minimum of a 4 hour day.

Beckson Design Associates
8599 Venice Blvd, Suite 200
Los Angeles, CA 90034

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


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.