Essence Design

Kitchen and Bath Designer at Essence Design

Sunnyvale, California · Part-time · Opportunity · Full-time · Contract

Job Description

The successful candidate will perform kitchen and bath design, designer-drafting tasks for a kitchen-bathroom remodeling showroom. The selected employee will work with customers, helping with selection of materials, purchases, doing the design layout for customers of the materials ordered. The position is full time, hourly and is located in Sunnyvale. Essential Functions: • Perform layout of designs using the 2020 and/or AutoCad software • Provide customer service to ensure an excellent customer experience • Assist the General Contractor with estimates and invoicing • Perform retail tasks such as interacting with customers, sales, and accepting payment for purchases • Keep the showroom well organized • Order supplies as needed • Answer phones and accept orders • Place orders for materials • Other tasks as assigned by the manager Required Education and Experience: • Excellent customer service skills • Superior communication skills • Proficient in 2020 software or willing and capable of learning it • Proficient in MS Office Suite • Proficient in working with the cloud • Preferred – proficiency in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator • Preferred – proficiency in AutoCad Preferred Education and Experience: • Art, Architecture or Interior Design education preferred • Experience within a design firm or high-end and luxury retail preferred • Hands-on interior installation experience preferred • 5 years’ experience in specified software • 3 years’ experience in customer service-related work Relevant Work Experience: • Integrity • Organized • Punctual • Team player and able to work independently • Reliable • Positive and energetic Supervisory Responsibility: none Who Does the Position Report To: Manager Physical Demands: Walking, standing, presenting to clients, some driving, some visiting clients at their homes, sitting at desks working on computers, some moderate lifting Position Type/Expected Hours of Work: Full time including Saturdays Travel: Sometimes to clients’ homes for meetings or taking measurements