Spacesmith is seeking a talented and self-motivated candidate for a key position as a Junior Designer to start as soon as possible. We are a group of dynamic professionals who foster a vibrant and creative culture with opportunity for professional growth, involvement in varied project types and phases of the design process.
The ideal candidate will have experience in various stages of design and development and possess basic knowledge of architecture and/or interior design drawing terminology and conventions. They will also have good time management and organization skills combined with a high level of design and technical ability. The position requires the ability to communicate efficiently and collaborate in an interdisciplinary, deadline-driven atmosphere. They must be able to work on multiple tasks simultaneously, be a self-starter and acknowledge when additional input is needed.
Professional degree in Architecture or Interior Design
0 - 3 years of experience in various phases of design, experience in workplace and/or retail encouraged.
Proficiency in Revit
Proficiency in Adobe Suites and other necessary technical tools for the project
Possess a basic understanding of construction and furniture specifications
Possess a basic knowledge of construction codes and barrier free design standards
Strong organizational, collaboration and communication skills
Legally eligible to work in the Unites States with proficiency in the English language
If your experience is commensurate with the requirements listed above and you are interested in being considered for this full time position, please send a cover letter describing your experience and how it applies to this job, a copy of your resume and your portfolio (one pdf no larger than 6 MB) showing your work experience to Diane McDonald. Please name your PDF “LAST NAME_FIRST NAME_JUNIOR_NYC”
About Spacesmith LLP
The name Spacesmith reflects the historic tradition of great craftsmanship, a drive to deliver a heightened level of service, a passion for design excellence, and a sincere respect for context and the environment. With a diverse portfolio and many repeat clients, Spacesmith has completed work for city, state, and federal agencies, schools, not-for-profits, and private sector clients in fashion, finance, and media. Founded in 1998, Spacesmith LLP is a New York City and State registered Women-owned Business Enterprise specializing in architecture, planning, and interior design.
The firm is guided by principles of open collaboration, social relevance, innovation, and design clarity. Spacesmith designs and builds according to their clients’ culture: the ethical, economic, and social principles of a community; the ebullience and creativity of a fashion designer; the technological needs of a corporate office. The architecture becomes an instrument through which people can relate to each other. It develops its own voice, one that is alive and in tune with the surrounding’s social and physical environment.