Employment

INTERIOR DESIGNER or ARCHITECTURAL INTERN

We are currently interviewing for an Interior Designer and/or Architectural Intern for our firm located in Yakima Washington.  BORArchitecture is a highly respected firm established in 1994 to provide full architectural and interior design services.  We are unique in our approach and believe in a collaborative process integrating interior and architectural elements throughout the design phases.  We desire someone who can provide design support for the execution of design concepts; collaborating with Clients, Principal Designer and Architects in all aspects of project work from concept through construction documentation and furnishings installation.

Job Description:

            INTERIOR DESIGNER

  • Develop design concepts, presentations and solutions for commercial, educational, and municipal interiors based on direction given by senior design staff.
  • Participate in construction site visits and assist in construction administration.
  • Research architectural finish materials, fixtures and equipment, furnishings materials and furniture based on design and functional criteria.Make product, finish and color selection.
  • Prepare drawings, presentations and documentation (e.g. specifications and budgets).


    ARCHITECTURAL INTERN

  • Responsible for assisting in development of designs and technical solutions throughout all phases of project delivery.Strong technical and analytical skills required.
  • Participate in construction site visits and assist in construction administration.
  • Coordinate with consulting engineering disciplines to aid integrated project delivery.
  • Responsible for production of high quality construction documents and specifications in collaboration with, and under the supervision of a licensed project architect.
  • Learn the professional trade and craft of architecture.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Interior Design or Professional Bachelor’s or Masters of Architecture required.
  • Ability to work on multiple projects in a collaborative work environment
  • Strong analytical, conceptual, organizational and time management skills.
  • Concise, personable verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must be self-motivated and able to problem-solve independently as well as work as part of a team.
  • Proficiency in Revit, AutoCAD, SketchUp, Adobe and Microsoft Office products desired.
  • Knowledgeable of LEED building requirements is a plus.
  • Demonstrate a desire to get involved in the community.

We offer a good benefits package and competitive salary.

Qualified and interested candidates please respond by emailing your cover letter and resume to:

Jennifer Maher (click on name)

Learn more about our firm at www.borarch.com

 

More about Yakima, WA…  Yakima is the epicenter of Washington’s wine and agricultural industries with 300 days of sunshine each year.  You would be hard pressed to find a place where you could dine on food so close to where it is grown.  You can even choose to visit farmers and harvest your dinner yourself!

Four of Washington State’s official Scenic Byways – White Pass, Chinook Pass, Yakima River Canyon and the Yakama Scenic Byway, run directly into the Yakima Valley making it one of the most popular camping, hiking, rafting, biking and fishing destinations in the state.

 

All the vibrancy of life in Yakima and Central Washington doesn’t end with the agricultural industry and beauty of nature. Yakima continues to rapidly grow in all sectors, allowing us to participate in designing it’s future and look.