Project Designer

 

PROJECT DESIGNER

 

A Project Designer collaborates with internal project teams and clients to design successful projects.

 

PRIMARY FUNCTIONS

  • Provide complete plan drawings and detailed furniture specifications - from block plans, to typical development through installation documentation and punch list completion
  • Attends client meetings and construction meetings with project teams as necessary
  • Coordinate design outsourcing for projects as necessary
  • Work with project teams to develop a clear understanding of what is required for each project
  • Create 3D drawings to clarify product selections for the client

  • Perform on-site architectural field verifications with project teams as necessary

  • Adjust AutoCAD architecture per field verification by project team

  • Follow SideMark Design standards

  • Perform research on ancillary products and make recommendations for project team

  • Provide team feedback on specification concerns and product application issues

  • Perform double checks of other designers’ projects

  • Create order documentation for all product orders

  • Attend internal company meetings

REQUIRED SKILLS / EXPERIENCE

  • Proficiency in current release of AutoCAD required

  • Proficiency in furniture specification software & 3D software

  • Knowledge of office furniture systems

  • Ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines

  • Proficiency in MS Windows, Word, Excel, Power Point, and Outlook

  • Demonstrate attention to detail and team philosophy

  • Strong written and oral communications

  • Understanding of building and ADA codes

  • Possesses and displays SideMark’s values

EDUCATION AND/OR KNOWLEDGE

  • Bachelor’s Degree (BA) or certificate in Interior Design or related field; 2 years CAD and/or design experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

JOB LOCATION

San Jose California, United States

 

POSITION TYPE

Full-Time/Regular

 

LANGUAGE SKILLS

  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively. Ability to hold project meetings and present information clearly to the client and project team.

 

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS

  • Must be able to use a scale and calculate distances on plans.  Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.

REASONING ABILITY

  • Must be able to solve practical problems. Ability to analyze, interpret and prioritize information. Ability to furnish that information in written, oral, or schedule form.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the functions of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hand to figure, hand to feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to sit. The employee is occasionally required to walk, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. Ability to lift up-to 50 lbs.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing essential functions of these jobs. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION:

Please email us at smrecruiting@sidemark.com

 

Please include the following in your email:

  1. Resume (attachment)
  2. Cover letter (paste into email body)
  3. And add in the subject: Job Application for Project Designer

We will review your experience and qualifications. If your profile matches our requirements, a member of SideMark's team will contact you.

 

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