Who We Are:
happy to introduce you to CBREs Design practice, an interior design capability
within the largest commercial real estate services company in the world. We are
a group of talented architecture and interior design professionals from varied
backgrounds working to deliver exceptional design solutions for our clients. We
work in an environment of transparency and teamwork. In solving for our clients
needs, we are strengthened by the extensive resources and services across
CBREs global platform. As a fast-growing practice within the company, we
require our professionals to be their best self, showcasing their talents and
enjoying the journey of building something great together. CBRE Design is
seeking talented professionals who want to excel at what they love to do.
Who You Are:
You are passionate about design and your talent.
You are detail oriented and care about producing the best product possible.
You are agile and enjoy working together with a team.
You want to see your ideas and hard work brought to life.
You want to create spaces that dramatically effect people across multiple locations.
You want to be in an entrepreneurial environment.
You want to grow your career.
Our Chicago Studio has an immediate need for a Designer II. Under limited supervision, the Designer II performs a variety of assignments requiring the application of standard design techniques for small and large projects. Exercises independent judgement in evaluating, selecting and applying standard design techniques and procedures.
Basic responsibilities include:
Selects, designs and/or specifies furnishings, artwork, accessories and plans with oversight from Project Lead.
Renders design ideas in form of drawings or illustrations and develops design concepts with oversight from Project Lead.
Interprets contracted scope of work.
Prepares contract documents for construction and furnishings with oversight from Project Lead.
Responsible for CADD set-up/review of set-up of project.
Develops construction document sheets.
Develops construction details with oversight from Project Lead.
Assembles presentations and "leave behinds" when pursuing new projects with oversight from Project Lead.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE
6+ years experience.
B.A. or B.F.A. in Interior Design from Council for Interior Design Accreditation curriculum or B.A. in Architecture from accredited architectural curriculum (National Architectural Accrediting Board or Canadian Architectural Certification Board).
Experience with commercial/ institutional/complex building types
Experienced with Revit, Photoshop, AutoCAD, Sketch-UP and Adobe Suite.
Ability to complete tasks with accuracy and with strong attention to detail
Ability to keep up in high paced work environment
Ability to communicate clearly and concisely; both verbally and in writing
Strong listening skills
Ability to present and articulate ideas and analyses
Demonstrates intellectual curiosity and comfort with ambiguity and complex challenges
Ability to work in multi-disciplinary and distributed teams
Ability to learn quickly and demonstrate willingness to take on new responsibilities
Ability to work independently upon receiving direction from others
CERTIFICATES and/or LICENSES
NCIDQ (National Council for Interior Design Qualification) or certification close to completion preferred.
Location/Region: Chicago, IL