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Interior Environments Designer


Position Location:

This role is located primarily at our Kittery, Maine studio (an hour north of Boston and 45 minutes south of Portland, ME), with a hybrid remote/in-office model.


Company Overview

WINTER HOLBEN is a multidisciplinary studio built around the concept of seamlessly integrating architecture and design to create innovative experiences in the built environment. Inspired by the creativity and cross-pollination of ideas inside our studio and the world outside our walls, we bring big ideas and a small team approach to projects of all types, sizes, and scopes, both here in New England and around the country. Located in Maine’s Kittery Foreside, we are the only firm in our region focused on holistic, integrated design. www.winterholben.com


Position Overview

As an Interior Environments Designer, you will be an essential part of the integrated design process, working under the direction of the Principal/CEO and Principal Architect, and partnering closely with architecture and design teams on a variety of commercial and residential projects. The ideal candidate has experience integrating branding, architecture, and experiential graphic design to create a comprehensive interior environments experience.


Responsibilities
  • Combine your technical know-how, creativity, and keen focus on user needs and client goals to produce beautiful and functional interior environments

  • Assist clients with the decision-making process, track decisions, and collaborate effectively with colleagues, clients, consultants, contractors, fabricators, and other vendors

  • Produce graphic presentations, 3D renderings, and drawings

  • Draft designs for interior environments projects, including schematic design tasks and design development; support larger architecture projects as needed

  • Lead interior programming efforts such as space planning, layout, and utilization of furnishings

  • Participate in the selection and presentation of furniture, furniture systems, fabrics, color palettes, and lighting within the clients' budget, while supporting our efforts to reduce environmental impact through the recommendation and use of sustainable materials

  • Generate finish plans, specifications, and material selections needed for construction

  • Support business development activities through assistance with aids such as finish boards or presentations

  • Consistently apply established interior environments design standards

  • Partner with colleagues to maintain resource materials, sample library


Qualifications
  • 2+ years of Interior Environments Design experience (commercial experience is a plus)

  • Outstanding conceptual 3-dimensional thinking/modeling and graphic presentation skills

  • Experience in Design, AutoCAD Architecture, Sketchup, Revit, and Construction Documents

  • Fluent in the Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, In Design)

  • Knowledge of materials and construction techniques

  • Strong knowledge of the design process

  • Flexibility to focus on concurrent projects in various stages of development

  • Ability to communicate design ideas and direction quickly

  • A quick learner with an ability to thrive in a fast-paced work environment

  • Strong organization, collaboration, communication, and relationship management skills

  • All applications must include a portfolio for full consideration


Compensation & Benefits
  • $65,000- $80,000 a year, depending on experience

  • 401(k) matching and profit sharing program

  • Health and dental insurance

  • Flexible schedule


To Apply:

Please Email your resume and portfolio to info@winterholben.com.