Interior Project Designer
Perkins&Will - Boston, MA
Preferred Years of Experience: 8-10+
Area of Focus: Interior Design

We encourage ownership over one’s personal growth through self-advocacy and self-education. Active participation in our culture of mentorship, design excellence, and client engagement is a key part of this, as it broadens your skill base and influence at the firm.

Come join us!

An Interior Project Designer:

  • Understands and consistently executes all aspects of the design process and project complexities to proactively contribute to the overall success of the team while adhering to firm and project goals and standards of excellence in interior design, execution, and living design.
  • Develops and coordinates detailed design concepts with ability to develop functional requirements and project-design criteria.
  • Demonstrates understanding and leadership in the architectural design process and integration of standalone interiors projects and design concepts.
  • Facilitates interior design efforts and project teams including design direction and client engagement.
  • Participates in marketing efforts and may lead design presentations to prospective clients.
  • Coordinates integration of basic engineering systems into the overall project design.
  • Reviews work for accuracy, omissions, legibility, and for document compliance in accordance with the Project Delivery Manual.
  • Participates and collaborates in design reviews, charettes, and pin-ups.
  • Demonstrates strong and effective communication and direction which inspires high team performance and design ideas.
  • Mentors staff.
  • Coordinates effectively with clients, partners, and consultants throughout the schematic and design development phases.

Typical Years of Requisite Experience: 8-10+

General Proficiencies (including, but not limited to):

  • BIM
  • Building codes and guidelines as applicable (ADA, FGI, etc)
  • Programming, planning, and site analysis
  • Preliminary design studies
  • Contract documents
  • Field observations and measurements
  • Life safety requirements
  • Furniture and interior product
  • Furniture bid packages
  • Construction contract administration
  • Cost estimates and calculations
  • Accessibility and zoning analysis
  • Documentation of Living Design data, including material health

Frequently Used Software:

  • Advanced knowledge of 2D/3D production software
  • Advanced Revit
  • Conceptual modeling tools such as Rhino and Grasshopper
  • Microsoft Office / Adobe Suite
  • Visualization tools such as Enscape and VRay
  • Presentation tools such as InDesign and Photoshop
  • **Environmental Analysis software such Ladybug and Climate Studio

In Progress:

  • LEED GA within 6 months of hire
  • Professional Accreditation in one area of Living Design that interests you: LEED AP with Specialty, BREEAM AP, WELL AP, SITES AP, CPHC/CPHE Passive House Institute

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POSTED: 8/22/2022