Lorain Design Associates

Senior Interior Designer at Lorain Design Associates

Davis, CA · Part-time · Contract · Full-time

Job Description

Lorain Design Associates is a full-service interior design company offering a variety of services that enable us to assist a range of clients. We work with clients on new construction projects, remodeling projects, kitchen remodels and furnishings projects. We are looking for someone with commercial and residential design experience who would like to join a team of experienced designers with an established and respected reputation, an extensive resource library of vendors of commercial and residential suppliers and architectural materials accounts and multiple marketing efforts in place to bring in new clients and projects. Responsibilities: • Development and realization of project, start to finish • Develop project concept and design to meet client's needs and budget • Coordinate and participate in the preparation of all contract documents including: o Design presentations o 3D Renderings o Rendered plans, elevations, and views o Specifications and drawings o Finish, hardware, & plumbing selection and specifications • Perform field visits/measurements and construction administration services including site visits, reviewing shop drawings, coordinating with consultants, manufacturers, and contractors, and completing punch list • Manage design coordination between clients and consultants • Attend site visits and client presentations and coordination meetings • Present design presentations to clients and consultants • Research furnishings and architectural materials • Solve space planning challenges • Attend and represent LDA at industry events/trade shows as required Qualifications: • Experience in computer-aided design programs (CAD, Chief Architect, etc.) • Experience in residential and commercial remodeling and construction projects • Strong conceptual and design skills • Excellent in organization skills, communication skills, and customer service skills • Driven, outgoing, and ambitious • Works well in a team environment • Ability to multi-task with experience of working on multiple projects at a time • Highly productive with minimal guidance or supervision • Sets high expectations; works towards achieving outstanding results • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Google Applications • Basic knowledge and application of accessibility codes, applicable building codes • Basic knowledge of building construction systems, materials, and industry associated standards • Basic understanding of all phases of Interior Design document production and writing specifications Required Work Experience: Minimum of 5 years of experience as an Interior Design Consultant Job-Type: Commission, Position would start Part-Time with potential for Full-Time How to apply: Please send resume, cover letter and portfolio to career@loraindesign.com in PDF format. Please include the position title in the email subject line.

About Lorain Design Associates

Lorain Design Associates enjoys creating aesthetically pleasing, coordinated yet imaginative spaces for both businesses and homes. Their design talents have been applied in a wide variety of projects from medical and dental offices, senior housing communities and apartment complexes with modest family homes and spacious, private estates. Their design work from the Sacramento Junior League Showcase house was featured in the full-color book Designer Showcase - Interior Design at It’s Best by Schiffer Publishing. Lorain Design Associates is committed to creating spaces that are not only exceptionally designed but also function efficiently and reflect a design style that is as individual as each client.