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    Designer, Interiors (Intermediate)

    May 24, 2018


  • DESCRIPTION



    Kasian is one of the largest fully integrated architecture, planning, and interior design firms in Canada. With a network of offices on several continents, we have global reach. Our projects are driven by inspired thinking, which infuses our culture, our interaction with clients and the spaces we create. Our buildings seamlessly combine function and form to work better for people. They have a story to tell. As a result, they have won awards for excellence in design and achieving top marks for sustainability.

    About the Opportunity
    We have an opportunity in our Toronto office for a Designer, Interiors (Intermediate) to join our team. We are looking for a talented and creative individual to support our exciting portfolio of stand-alone and integrated projects. At the intermediate level, our Designers are involved in coming up with design concepts, space planning, presentations, producing drawings, researching materials, client interaction, and project management.

    What you’ll be doing at Kasian:

    • Work directly with Principals and Associates to take on a key role in the design process including creating design concepts and presentation material
    • Participate in client presentations and actively build relationships with clients through the project process
    • Keep current of innovative and forward-thinking design including research on products and materials
    • Prepare layouts, sketches and space plans required to convey design intent
    • Produce design and contract documentation in alignment with Kasian’s standards of quality, client program and budget needs
    • Coordinate with project consultants (ie. electrical, mechanical, structural), contractors and vendors
    • Interpret and conform to building codes and bylaws
    • Prepare outline specifications and assist in detailed specification development
    • Create work plans, drawing lists, scope of services, budgets, and staffing requirements; on a larger-scale project this may be done in conjunction with the Project Manager
    • Assist with contract administration including shop drawing reviews

    What you bring to Kasian:

    • CIDA-accredited Degree in Interior Design
    • 3 to 5 years of relevant experience in a variety of market sectors, ideally focusing on workplace
    • NCIDQ certification, or working towards obtaining it
    • Strong technical knowledge and technical drawing experience with Revit and AutoCAD
    • Excellent graphic communication and presentation skills
    • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office
    • Knowledge of furniture systems
    • Understanding of construction and construction administration process

    Have we sparked your interest? To apply for this position please visit our website at www.kasian.com/careers

    For more information visit www.kasian.com


  • COMPANY


    Kasian Architecture Ontario Incorporated

  • LOCATION


    Toronto, ON