Senior Interior Designer - Commercial

Brantford (ON) Both (on-site & remote)
Opportunity Number: 2067992
ConstructionConstruction & Property Management
LanguageSecurity Clearance
English verbal and writtenNot required
Start PeriodDate Posted
One to two weeksThursday, January 6, 2022
Job Description

Altis Recruitment is seeking a Senior Interior Designer for one of our clients, located in Brantford. The ideal candidate would be able to run highly complex commercial/municipal project from start to finish, lead their team through the design process and who demonstrates strong leadership and presentation skills. Our client has a strong focus on commercial projects, and unique institutional design.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for all phases of the design process from project conception through to working drawings, contract administration and project closeout
  • Prepare working drawings for the construction of large commercial spaces working closely with Design Team members with close attention to details, finishes standards, specifications and schedules
  • Ability to work on concurrent interior design projects working independently in a team environment, overseeing and guiding the work of junior designers and delegating work.
  • Ensure CAD standards, quality assurance and quality control procedures are followed during drawing planning and production
  • Coordinate with outside project consultants such as lighting, mechanical, electrical, structural, signage, etc. as necessary to complete a well-coordinated project.
  • Efficient creation of excellent feasibility studies.
  • Work to and meet project time lines and budget requirements
  • Collaborate in the development of concept design through planning, sketching, rendering and the creation of specialty finishes
  • Builds and maintain close client relationships and strong relationships with contractors/networkers
  • Guides, mentors and trains members of the design team and delegates work to junior staff

Qualifications and Experience
  • Minimum of 8 years of relevant North American interior design experience in commercial design
  • Interior design graduate with a 4 year Bachelors degree or diploma from an accredited interior design program or equivalent in Architecture NCIDQ designation (to qualify as an Interior Designer)
Must have:

  • Demonstrated proficiency with AutoCAD (version 2015 or higher), Revit (version 2015 or higher) Proficient in MS Office Applications (Word, Excel, Outlook) Salesforce Illustrator Sketch-Up
  • Extensive experience preparing complex working drawings and construction documents and in the design of commercial office spaces
  • Fully competent in construction and Contract Administration processes with rigorous attention to detail and accuracy
  • Strong knowledge of the Ontario Building Code and construction regulations
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal in the English language, to allow for effective communication with internal and external stakeholders.
Nice to have:

  • Positive attitude, confident, focused and responsible
  • Demonstrated leadership experience
  • A valid driver’s license and access to an insured vehicle
  • ARIDO Membership in good standing

Education and Certifications

Minimum education required: College Diploma

If you are interested in this role, I encourage you to apply here directly or reach out to Sarah at 613-969-9475 or with your resume!

We’re an equal opportunities employer committed to increasing diversity and inclusion in today’s workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Minorities, women, LGBTQ candidates, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. If you require an accommodation, please review our accessibility policy and reach out to our accessibility officer with any questions.
Merci de l’intérêt que vous manifestez pour ce poste. La description du poste nous a été fournie en anglais par notre client. Si vous souhaitez passer l’entrevue avec nous en français ou fournir votre CV en français, nous vous confierons à une personne de notre équipe qui parle français.

Opportunity Number: 2067992

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