Interior Designer III

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Who Are We?

At Perkins&Will, we passionately believe that design has the power to transform lives and enhance communities, creating healthy, sustainable places in which to live, learn, work, play, heal, move, and explore. We’re in it for the greater good, we design create places with meaning and we design with purpose. Join the brightest minds in design.

The Kansas City Studio is growing, and we are looking for highly motivated individuals excited to contribute to our Sports, Entertainment, and Recreation specialty.

Who Are You?

Perkins&Will Kansas City is seeking a highly motivated individual with a minimum of 5 years of professional experience to fill the role of Interior Designer III.

To join us, you should have:

  • 5+ years of experience
  • A professional degree in Interior Design, Architecture, or related discipline
  • Proficiency in Revit, CAD, graphic design, and 3D modeling and visualization software
  • Experience with Rhino and Grasshopper are a plus
  • Experience in all phases of a project including programming, schematic design, design development, and contract documents.
  • Demonstrated competency in interior design specifications, calculations, industry standards, and application of building codes and specifications.
  • Experience with mechanical and electrical systems, lighting, and acoustics
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Problem-solving skills, attention to detail, and motivation to learn
  • Collaborative and professional work ethic
  • LEED AP within 6 months of hire
  • NCIDQ preferred

What will you Do?

As an Interior Designer III on the Perkins&Will team, you will:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the architectural design process and integration of interior design concepts with the ability to lead and develop design element components.
  • Research design requirements
  • Develop, prepare, and coordinate presentation materials with project team members.
  • Manipulate advanced design elements such as proportion, color, light, texture & scale.
  • Facilitate our goals of excellence in design, execution, and sustainability.
  • Develop and produce construction documents and develop detailed sketches.
  • Coordinate with consultants; i.e., HVAC, Electrical, Plumbing, Fire Protection, and Safety.
  • Provide programming and space planning analysis and area calculations.
  • Assist in technical and design coordination of documents with adherence to schedules and budgets.
  • Perform site analysis, including survey of existing conditions and field measurements.
  • Execute red-marked revisions.
  • Prepare mock-up drawing packages.
  • Review shop drawing submittals.
  • Perform within constraints of project budgets and schedules
  • Mentor Jr. staff

What do we Offer?

At Perkins&Will we celebrate the individual and the collective team to create a positive, healthy, and sustainable work environment. We offer a variety of benefits and perks. Some of these include:

  • A comprehensive benefits package with plenty of options to customize so that it best fits your life and needs.Health (options for PPO, HSA, and FSA)
    • Dental
    • Vision
    • Life Insurance
    • PTO
    • 401K
    • STD and LTD
    • Parental Leave
    • Bike and Public Transportation Reimbursements
    • Pet Insurance
    • Wellness Perks

How to Apply?

Qualified and interested candidates should submit a resume and work samples. Include your resume and a compact, representative sample of your work (no larger than 6MB).

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