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Seattle, WA

Posted 3/03/21

INTERIOR DESIGNER

SABArchitects

 

FULL TIME

3-5 YEARS EXPERIENCE

 

SABA is a regional leader in the design of high-tech offices, healthcare facilities, research and development labs, and early education centers.  Our clients include; Amazon, Fred Hutch, The Nature Conservancy, Bright Horizons, Juno Therapeutics, Novo Nordisk, Seattle Children’s Hospital, Virginia Mason Hospital, and Kaiser Permanente.  SABA’s overall compensation package includes: competitive salary, discretionary bonus, healthcare, dental, vision, disability insurance, 401K with corporate match, NCIDQ exam study support, locker rooms with showers, bicycle and kayak parking. SABA is also proud to offer access to the SABA CoLab, an innovation center housing our resource library and design incubation spaces.

 

 

The Position: Interior Designer

 

  • Programming and space planning

  • Conceptualizing and developing concept options

  • Lead planning conversations and respond to client needs

  • Produce documents for permit and construction in a team environment

  • Develop finishes and FF&E packages

  • Actively participate in construction administration

  • Potential to participate in business development and marketing efforts

  • Potential for West Coast travel

 

Qualifications and Experience:

 

  • Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in Interior Design or Interior Architecture

  • 3-5 years industry experience

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Proficiency using Revit & AutoCAD

  • Experience using Adobe Creative Cloud software

  • A collaborative nature and a desire to see all team members succeed

  • Motivated self-starter with ability to plan work and monitor project performance

  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects

 

 

Please email your cover letter and resume to resume@sabarch.com

Spokane, WA

Posted 3/03/21

INTERIOR DESIGNER

OpenSquare

 

POSITION OVERVIEW:

Works both independently and collaboratively with internal and external partners to develop creative interior space solutions to meet customer needs. Includes engaging with customers to gather project information (surveys, interviews, data collection, observations), perform field verifications, space planning, furniture and material selections, product specification, and quality assurance. Involved in design projects and related tasks from inception to final installation. Must believe in the ability of physical space to have a positive impact on the lives of others.

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
• Distill project information.
• Engage with customer to gather project information (surveys, interviews, data collection, observations) and to uncover customer challenges.
• Perform field measurements and inventory product.
• Conduct product research and contact vendors for pricing and information.
• Specify furniture required per final furniture layouts and select furniture finishes.
• Produce and present design concepts to customers.
• Generate, organize and maintain CAD/CET files.
• Produce furniture block plans, space plans, finish palettes, furniture specification, and installation drawings.
• Draw, revise and plot design drawings.
• Develop validation specification packages and spreadsheets.
• Assist with design proposals.
• Estimate budgetary hours, manages and monitors project hours.
• May perform peer audits for other designers.
• Serves as mentor to other designers as determined by level of experience.

 

EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Interior Design or Architectural Design, with a min. of 3-5-years related design experience.
• Design Accreditation (CIDA) or National Architecture Board (NAB) accreditation required

• Education vertical market experience preferred

 

LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, REGISTRATIONS:

• NCIDQ accreditation and certification preferred

• WELL AP certification, desired

• LEED certification, desired

 

REQUIRED SKILLS, ABILITIES & KNOWLEDGE:

•Proficiency in a variety of software: CET Designer, Revit, AutoCAD, Bluebeam, Adobe Photoshop, SketchUp, and Microsoft Office.  
• Awareness of commercial furniture products and systems furnishings.
• Appreciation for Interior Design principles: texture, color, form, function and materiality.
• Awareness of Interior Design practices: State and Federal codes, regulations, and ADA.
• Requires the ability to be optimistic, collaborative, enthusiastic and think creatively.
• Strong time management skills and ability to juggle multiple projects, while taking ownership for project deliverables.
• Exceptional customer service skills with ability to provide solutions to client needs.

 

PERSONAL COMPETENCIES:
•Self Development. Actively seeks new ways to grow and be challenged using both formal and informal development channels.

•Relationship management and Team Work: the ability to leverage interpersonal skills to establish rapport and develop relationships as part of a multifunctional team in a fast-paced, collaborative and deadline driven environment. Must be cooperative and accommodating, with the ability to work with and learn from others.
•Time Management: Ability to multi-task to meet goals, good time management skills and ability to take ownership for project deliverables.
•Communications & Problem Solving. Ability to remain optimistic and enthusiastic while creatively solving problems. Conveys information to all key stakeholders in both written and verbal formats. Determines and utilizes the appropriate communication channels. Infers meaningful insights from a collection of data. Employs active listening.
•Empathy, Involvement & Support. Listen and respond with empathy. Ability to understand issues and different perspectives of others. Ability to ask for help and encourage others.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS & WORK ENVIRONMENT

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the functions. While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands or fingers, handle or feel objects, tools, or controls. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 15 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this position include close vision, color perception, distance vision, and the ability to adjust focus. Nature of work may require time spent out of the office; reliable transportation is required. Periodically works outside and may work around moving objects, dust and dirt, construction job site.

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Seattle, WA

Posted 3/03/21

WORKSPACE PLANNER 

Splice 

OVERVIEW

We are Splice.  Our services provides FF&E project management, post-occupancy and MAC management for some of the most well-known companies in the Seattle area. 

The Workspace Planner (Designer) works hand in hand with our client and partners through the full cycle of design. This includes assessing requirements, creating design intent documents, and coordinating with other vendors, consultants, project managers, and updating as-builts to reflect final conditions of the space to support space data management and facilities operations.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Work with clients to provide space planning solutions using AutoCAD and other technologies

  • Become familiar with client-chosen product options for workspace solution consistency

  •       Apply codes, client guidelines, and furniture supplier requirements in balance to achieve client request design

  • Work on multiple projects simultaneously, each with differing scope and products

  • Manage work flow, schedule, and task priority for larger team projects

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - REQUIRED

  • 2+ years of related experience or education in interior design, architecture, space planning, or construction project management

  • Proficient with AutoCAD software

  • Knowledge of international building codes and ADA compliant design

  • Effective written, verbal, and visual communication to ensure client vision is met

  • Excellent time management, organization, and project management skills

  • Deadline-driven work ethic while still a team-player

  • Understand varying communication requirements with clients and project/design team members; relay information to appropriate groups

  • Proven track record of being able to work with clients in a consultative relationship

  • Flexibility in a fast-paced environment as client requirements and priorities change

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree in Interior Design, Architecture, Construction Management, or related field

  • Hands-on experience managing commercial furniture and workspace projects

  • Experience developing design drawings through all stages of the building process

 

We are seeking someone who will thrive in fast paced environment and who wants to be a long term addition to a strong and professional team. A comprehensive compensation package will be negotiated upon hire and will include a competitive base salary as well as a benefits plan with insurance, retirement and paid time off. If you feel this is the time in your career to take on a new challenge and be an important member of a strong team, please submit your application for consideration.

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Spokane, WA

Posted 3/03/21

PROJECT COORDINATOR - SPOKANE

Contract Design Associates

Contract Design Associates, CDA, is an established full‐service commercial furniture dealership serving eastern Washington, northern Idaho and western Montana.


CDA provides solutions from Herman Miller products including a significant collection of industry leading product lines. CDA develops modern environments for customers to work, learn, heal and live.

JOB DESCRIPTION
To support the sales team and the sales process for accurate and efficient order processing.


DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
• Prepares pricing of furniture
• Creates quote with business operating system
• Verifies accuracy of specifications and pricing
• Place purchase orders with vendors
• Attends weekly staff meetings to assess and prioritize workload
• Participates as a team member with all office personnel


SKILLS REQUIRED
• Proficient in Microsoft Office
• Strong mathematical skills
• To learn and use business operating system, Team Design
• Type 40 wpm
• Strong written and verbal communication skills


PERFORMANCE
Teamwork, Coordination, Organization, Time Management, Technical, Focused, Detailed, Customer Service, Positive, Dependability, Self‐Motivated, Integrity, Leadership, Fast Pace, Confidant, Friendly

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE
• Purchasing background preferred
• High school diploma or GED required
• Bachelor Degree preferred
Location: Spokane, WA
Position: Full time
Salary: DOE

If interested, please contact:
Gwen Guenzel
gwen@cdainteriors.com

Spokane, WA

Posted 3/03/21

PROJECT DESIGNER - SPOKANE

Contract Design Associates

Contract Design Associates, CDA, is an established full‐service commercial furniture dealership serving eastern Washington, northern Idaho and western Montana.


CDA provides solutions from Herman Miller products including a significant collection of industry leading product lines. CDA develops modern environments for customers to work, learn, heal and live.

JOB DESCRIPTION
Support sales account managers through the development and presentation of space planning, design systems and freestanding furniture specifications.


• Work with and follow direction of account manager.
• Determine proper product application and generate layout, typicals and budget estimates based on scope
of work.
• Prepare drawings, renderings, selection of color, materials, and finishes and/or sample boards and
present design concepts to Account Managers and to clients.
• Produce complete, accurate specifications and drawings using current software, planning guides,
standards and procedures.
• Perform double plan checks before order entry.
• Review order acknowledgements after order is placed.
• Finalize and generate all necessary drawings and project documents required for installation

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SKILLS REQUIRED
• Proven competency in AutoCAD, Revit and space planning
• Be creative and problem solve
• Create accurate specification drawings to show the overall product concepts and solutions
• Ability to work in a team environment and individually
• Demonstrate excellent written and communication skills
• Strong attention to details, strong organizational, time management and math skills
• Work in a fast pace environment, work well under pressure and meet deadlines; manage multiple projects
• Represent CDA in a professional manner, maintain positive attitude, be self‐motivated


PERFORMANCE
Teamwork, Coordination, Organization, Time Management, Technical, Focused, Detailed, Customer Service,
Positive, Dependability, Self‐Motivated, Integrity, Fast Pace, Confidant

Education: Four‐year Interior Design degree or equivalent required
Location: Missoula, MT
Position: Full time
Salary: DOE

If interested, please contact:
Gwen Guenzel
gwen@cdainteriors.com

Boise, ID

Posted 3/03/21

SENIOR INTERIOR DESIGNER

Cushing Terrell 

Cushing Terrell in a nutshell: 

Join one of our thriving offices either in Boise, and as a Senior Healthcare Interior Designer, enjoy flexibility in your days and anything but monotony in your routine. Become an important talent joining Cushing Terrell’s collective expertise in innovative healthcare planning, programming, and design and find yourself working on world-class healing environments across the country. 

Ready to create with us? 

Interior design at Cushing Terrell: 

Cushing Terrell is seeking an experienced and collaborative Interior Designer with 8-12 years of experience, with an emphasis on healthcare design. You will join a diverse team in a warm, welcoming, creativity-driven environment that values sustainability and environmentally responsible practices in our design thinking. 

 

As a designer at Cushing Terrell, you will have a unique opportunity to work on healthcare projects throughout the United States, and may also work in a range of other markets, including retail, commercial, living and education. You will carry out creative visions to detailed designs using basic knowledge of programming, space planning and construction documentation to create healing spaces. You will be called upon to support design work in partnership with talented designers, architects, engineers, and business professionals across our 14 offices. Our creative process engages our high profile clients and our project teams in achieving highly integrated and successful design solutions. 

What we expect you can bring to the table: 

  • Comfortable collaborating in all aspects of design, manage project development and project teams from project inception to completion

  • Can apply “best practice” design solutions to a variety of healthcare project types 

  • Provide an out-of-this-world experience for our clients that cannot be replicated anywhere else 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Interior Design from an accredited college 

  • Deep knowledge of contract documents, specifications, knowledge of design, design documentation, national and local building codes, and accessibility requirements 

  • A strong understanding of required ratios and proportions for human focused design. 

  • Relevant construction observation and construction administration experience 

  • Excellent design skills and strong technical proficiency including experience in working in the following platforms: Revit, AutoCAD, SketchUp, and Adobe Creative Suite. 

 

We take care of our own: 

At Cushing Terrell, we are committed to excellent client service of both our external and internal clients. We’re the heads-down-but-have-fun, people-before-projects kind of firm. We encourage our team members to set big goals, but keep ego out of the office and prioritize an inclusive, supportive, and collaborative work environment. 

This position offers excellent pay and a complete benefits package including production bonuses, medical/dental/vision/life insurance, 401(k) savings plan with an employer match, holiday and paid time off, flexible schedules, and an evolving wellness program. 

To apply, please visit cushingterrell.com, and when you are ready to apply, click the “Join Us," tab. We look forward to hearing from you! 

Or Apply Here: https://tinyurl.com/yxjeck8r

Cushing Terrell Inc. is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, including vets and disabled individuals. Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. 

Seattle, WA 

Posted 2/02/21

INTERIOR DESIGN PROFESSIONAL 

Cushing Terrell 

Cushing Terrell in a nutshell: 

Cushing Terrell was founded 80 years ago on the promise of an integrated and collaborative design approach. Since the beginning, our designers have combined intellectual forces to carry out one, simple mission: devise thoughtful, creative, and efficient design solutions for our clients.  

Ready to create with us? 

Interior design at Cushing Terrell: 

Cushing Terrell is seeking an experienced and collaborative Interior Designer with 1-5 years of experience. You will join a diverse team in a warm, welcoming, creativity-driven environment that values sustainability and environmentally responsible practices in our design thinking. 

As a designer at Cushing Terrell, you will have a unique opportunity to work on projects throughout the United States in a range of markets, including commercial, education, and healthcare, among others. You will carry out creative visions to detailed designs using basic knowledge of programming, space planning and construction documentation. You will be called upon to support design work in partnership with talented Architects, engineers, and business professionals across our 14 offices. Our creative process engages our high profile clients and our project teams in achieving highly integrated and successful design solutions. 

What we expect you can bring to the table: 

  • Comfortable collaborating in all aspects of design, lead project development and project teams from project inception to completion. 

  • Provide an out-of-this-world experience for our clients that cannot be replicated anywhere else.  

  • Bachelor’s degree in Interior Design from an accredited college. 

  • Deep knowledge of contract documents, specifications, knowledge of design, design documentation, national and local building codes, and accessibility requirements. 

  • A strong understanding of required ratios and proportions for human focused design. 

  • Relevant construction observation and construction administration experience.  

  • Excellent design skills and strong technical proficiency including experience in working in the following platforms: Revit, AutoCAD, SketchUp, and Adobe Creative Suite.  

 

We take care of our own: 

At Cushing Terrell, we are committed to excellent client service of both our external and internal clients. We’re the heads-down-but-have-fun, people-before-projects kind of firm. We encourage our team members to set big goals, but keep ego out of the office and prioritize an inclusive, supportive, and collaborative work environment.

 

In Seattle, our office is just minutes away from the epicenter of downtown. We are located blocks away from the Space Needle in a well-appointed building with Class A amenities. We’re surrounded by top notch eateries and a plethora of transportation options. Getting to work is an easy commute from just about anywhere by personal, public, or alternative modes of transportation. And once you get here, we want to see you succeed! That’s why we also offer educational and advancement opportunities and are committed to the continuing education and mentorship of all our team members!  

This position offers excellent pay and a complete benefits package including production bonuses, medical/dental/vision/life insurance, 401(k) savings plan with an employer match, holiday and paid time off, flexible schedules, and an evolving wellness program. 

To apply, please visit www.cushingterrell.com, and when you are ready to apply, click the “Join Us," tab. We look forward to hearing from you! 

Or Apply Here! https://tinyurl.com/y5ckpma6

Cushing Terrell Inc. is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, including vets and disabled individuals. Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. 

Boise, ID 

Posted 1/04/21

INTERIOR DESIGNER 

KovichCo 

KovichCo Interiors is hiring for an Interior Designer in Boise, ID. This is a full-time position with a mix of commercial and residential work. Candidates at intermediate levels of design experience would be the best fit. Residential Design experience is required, ideally in high-end markets.

This interior design position will fill a crucial role in our extremely hands-on design team. Interior Designers on our team work in various projects from schematic design through construction and FF&E installation. As a small firm, each team member wears many hats, and work-flow is fluid and often changing. An interior designer at KovichCo may find themselves drafting one day and creating mock-up models for custom art the next. Our small team supports each other. There are no magical drafting or researching fairies in our firm… you must be your own magical fairy. Working with our firm provides exposure to and experience in some of the most exciting projects with the area’s most wonderful clients who trust KovichCo to deliver artistic, cohesive experiences to their end-users.

Skills/Abilities Required

  • Ability to generate professional construction drawings (Finish Plans and Schedules, Details and Elevations, RCPs, etc.)

  • Ability to build a robust client program; discern important themes and priorities

  • Highly organized approach to project documentation

  • Excellent written communication

  • Experience in all phases of design from developing schematic concepts, space planning, selecting materials, selecting lighting, generating construction documents, reviewing drawings, site visits, etc.

  • Experience in the selection of FFE with special attention to evaluating appropriateness

  • Experience with millwork design and detailed drafting

  • Understanding of ADA and IBC and implications

  • Ability to think holistically about a project and understand impacts and interactions of factors outside of interior design

  • Approximately 5 years experience in an interior design firm(s)

Personality/Disposition Requirements

  • Independent problem-solving skills, you need a healthy dose of “figure-it-out-iveness”

  • Practicality-backed creativity. We love presenting “crazy” ideas, but a successful KovichCo designer also knows how it gets built or can figure it out (see above “figure-it-out-iveness”) and is willing to see it through to completion

  • Flexible, helpful disposition

  • Enjoys working in team-oriented approach to projects

  • Top-notch critical thinking skills

  • Empathetic approach to uncovering, understanding, and designing to client needs. We are designing for real people in the real world.

  • Team-oriented approach to working with vendors, other design professionals, and trades. Blamers need not apply.

  • Understanding and willingness to work in all tasks required to complete a project.

  • An interest and enthusiasm in developing your personal sense of aesthetics in art, design, music, etc. and a willingness to share it with the design team.

Interior Designer Responsibilities

  • Reviewing and synthesizing client scope, time and project management

  • Concept development

  • Space planning

  • Prepare for design presentations and client meetings

  • Perform computer and manual drafting for various projects

  • Selection of furnishings, including furniture, textiles, flooring, wall finishes, accessories, and lighting

  • Miscellaneous research

  • Lighting layouts and selections

  • Create construction documents

  • Prepare specifications

  • Attend client meetings as needed: notetaking and documentation

  • Project binder organization

  • Creating color boards

  • Meet with reps

Technical Skills:

  • Required: proficiency in either Revit or AutoCAD, ideal candidate will be proficient in both

  • Required: Microsoft Office suite

  • Required: Adobe Acrobat

  • Photoshop and/or Illustrator, InDesign

Wages will be commensurate with skills and experience. Comprehensive benefits packages are available. KovichCo is an equal opportunity employer.

To apply, please email a resume, work sample/portfolio, and a brief cover letter detailing why you think you are a good fit for this position to create@kovichco.com.

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Boise, ID 

Posted 1/04/21

OFFICE MANAGER

KovichCo 

KovichCo is hiring for an Office Manager in Boise, ID. This is a full-time position that requires excellent ability to prioritize and manage varying tasks, superior client-relations, and ability to create order where needed.

Office Manager:

This position is to provide much needed support to the design team and administration of the company. We are constantly endeavoring to give our clients the best possible experience from start to finish, and much of that experience comes from the administration side. We are here to delight our clients from start to finish, and an office manager is a crucial part of making that happen.

Skills/Abilities Required

  • 5 years minimum experience in Office Administration or Management

  • Excellent communication skills (in-person, phone, and email)

  • Fastidiously organized with records, communication, filing, etc.

  • Ability to assess processes and propose changes and new processes that meet team needs and to document these processes

Personality/Disposition Requirements

  • Highly self-directed

  • Willingness to help at all levels: from general tidying up to interfacing with clients

  • Ability to juggle shifting priorities

  • Ability to keep track of multiple streams of input

  • Very strong interpersonal skills

  • Ability to see and create order and opportunity in low-level chaos

  • Independent problem-solving skills, you need a healthy dose of “figure-it-out-iveness”

  • Strong critical thinking skills

Office Manager Responsibilities

  • Developing and overseeing all programs and procedures relevant to the administration of the office, including office organization and daily routines

  • Company contact maintenance

  • Manage client relationships from point of initial contact through life of project: scheduling, following up, etc.

  • Tracking and purchasing of office supplies and hospitality items

  • General office scheduling; internal meetings, sales reps, events.

  • Gather, label, and organize all receipts for the week; send to bookkeeper

  • Assist Owner-Principal with miscellaneous administration tasks as needed

  • Creating and maintaining tracking grids for status reporting, project schedules, and client binders (Team Gannt)

  • Client meeting prep

  • Attend client meetings as needed: notetaking and assistance as needed

  • Sample ordering, pick-up, and return

  • Project binder organization

  • Shipment processing as needed

  • Sample Library maintenance

  • General errands and tasks needed by the design team

  • General tidying

Technical Skills/Programs Used:

  • Required: Microsoft Office Suite (especially Word, Excel, and Power Point)

  • Required: Google suite (Gmail and Google Calendar)

  • Required: Adobe Acrobat

  • Required: Ability to learn new software programs as needed

  • Team Gannt, no previous experience in program necessary, but familiarity with Gannt charts and project management is helpful

  • TSheets

Wages will be commensurate with skills and experience. KovichCo is an equal opportunity employer.

To apply, please email a resume and a brief cover letter detailing why you think you are a good fit for this position to create@kovichco.com.

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