Apr 09, 2021

Interior Designer, K-12

  • Professional Diversity Network
  • Chicago, IL, USA

Job Description

DLR Group

DLR Group is an integrated design firm that aspires to be the most creative enterprise on the planet. Our brand promise is the elevate the human experience through design. If that challenge is appealing, you're at the right place.

The Design team has an opening for a Interior Designer for the K-12 Sector.

Location: Chicago, IL

Position Summary

As an Interior Designer at DLR Group you will be working as part of integrated design teams responsible for the design and delivery processes aligned with client goals, budgets and schedule parameters. You will be responsible for collaborating on the design of complex projects from schematic design through construction administration on projects ranging in size and complexity. You will develop comprehensive project palettes of materials and finishes. Additionally, you will work collaboratively with clients, contractors, vendors and other DLR Group team members to outline and prepare specifications.

The successful candidate will

Prepare and develop with the team, as required, drawings, models, images, material & mood boards and other documents relating to the design.
Have strong client and time management skills.
Possess excellent written and oral communication skills.
Take responsibility for the development of the design and the project with input from the Principal in Charge and/or the Design Leader for key project stages.
Have strong creative design and drawing skills, graphic and oral design presentation skills, capacity for conceptual design thinking, and 3D design/modeling ability.
Will gain thorough knowledge of and compliance with DLR Group standards.
Required Qualifications

At least 5 years of experience designing commercial interior projects.
Bachelor's Degree in Interior Design, Interior Architecture, Architecture or equivalent.
Proficiency with Revit, AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office suite.
The ability to travel occasionally to support project tasks.
Ability to work both independently and effectively in a cross-disciplinary team atmosphere and across multiple offices.
Preferred Qualifications

Proficiency with SketchUp and 3D Max/V-Ray.
NCIDQ certification.
Have interest in sustainable building design.
DLR Group is an integrated design firm delivering architecture, engineering, interiors, planning, and building optimization for new construction, renovation, and adaptive reuse. Our promise is to elevate the human experience through design. This promise inspires sustainable design for a diverse group of public and private sector clients; local communities; and our planet. DLR Group is 100 percent employee-owned and fully supports the initiatives and goals of the 2030 Challenge and is an initial signatory to the China Accord and the AIA 2030 Commitment.

Visit dlrgroup.com and follow us on Twitter, Instagram and at LinkedIn.

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. PDN-93263fb1-380c-4423-b9f5-077bed4e09d1

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