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Junior Interior Design Position

We are hiring a part- time, contract, roll which requires someone who is detail oriented, a strong collaborator and has impeccable planning and execution skills with a focus on excellent design. Strong interpersonal communications, ability to focus and a professional demeanor are essential requirements for this role. 

Primary Job Responsibilities

  • Provide assistance to senior designer. Project related errands.
  • Research furniture, fixtures, materials, finishes.
  • Prepare technical drawings, presentation and documentation (e.g. specifications and budgets). Correct drawings red lined by senior designer. 
  • Vendor coordination and pricing.
  • Typing specifications, project manuals etc.
  • Prepare mood boards in photoshop.
  • Attending and managing installations.
  • Have own car and be able to use it for work purposes with mileage reimbursed. Have owner computer. 

Technical Proficiencies: Fluent in Excel, Word and AutoCad Lite. Working knowledge of SketchUp and studio designer

How much we need from you: You will be working as an independent contractor and paid at an hourly rate. We are looking of someone that can commit to a minimum of 16 hours per week. 

Training and Experience: Degree in Interior Design (BA preferred), 1-3 years of experience in design firm Concise personable verbal and written communication skills. Knowledge of interior construction to assist in design detailing and construction documentation. 

Note: Free parking at our easy access office on centrally located Mercer Island. Flexible but consistent hours and flexible time off scheduling. One on one environment with strong mentorship from experienced designer. 

To apply for this position submit a cover letter, resume, compensation requirements and portfolio to: info@colleenknowles.comwith Position Application in the subject line. No phone calls. Thank you for your interest in Colleen Knowles Interior Design!


Freelance Auto Cad lite drafting

We are hiring a part- time, contract, roll which requires someone who is detail oriented, a strong collaborator with a focus on excellent design. Strong interpersonal communications, ability to focus are essential requirements for this role. 

Primary Job Responsibilities 

  • Prepare technical drawings, presentation and documentation (e.g. specifications and budgets). Correct drawings red lined by senior designer. 
  • Have own computer and software. 

Technical Proficiencies: AutoCad Lite. Working knowledge of SketchUp a plus. 

How much we need from you: You will be working as an independent contractor and paid at an hourly rate. We are looking of someone that can commit to a minimum of 8 hours per week. 

Training and Experience: Degree in Interior Design (BA preferred), 1-3 years of experience in design firm Concise personable verbal and written communication skills. Knowledge of interior construction to assist in design detailing and construction documentation. 

Note: Free parking at our easy access office on centrally located Mercer Island. Flexible but consistent hours and flexible time off scheduling. One on one environment with strong mentorship from experienced designer. 

To apply for this position submit a cover letter, resume, compensation requirements and portfolio to: info@colleenknowles.comwith Position Application in the subject line. No phone calls. Thank you for your interest in Colleen Knowles Interior Design!