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9/20/2020 | Residential Interior Architect/Interior Designer – Part or Full Time | Kuklinski+Rappe Architects
Kuklinski+Rappe Architects is a small, award-winning practice focused on providing custom, full-service design to our clients. We make excellent design approachable and do it efficiently.

We are seeking an Interior Architect or Designer for custom residential/small commercial renovation and new construction projects. Candidate must understand the unique needs of residential clients and have an exceptional ability to translate their personalities and preferences into space. Restaurant design experience an added bonus. This could be a full or part-time position, depending on candidate’s capabilities and our project load. Primary responsibilities include:

+project involvement from field measurement through construction
+preparation of presentation materials (models, renderings, image + material boards)
+preparation of finish and fixture solutions: cut sheets, purchase orders, and procurement
+development of interior details, cabinetry and millwork design, and custom furnishings
+organizing and maintaining materials library and managing trade accounts and relationships
+product install and photo staging
+preparation of marketing images and materials
+Minimum 3 years post-graduate experience in custom residential/small commercial renovation and new construction projects
+Exceptional communication skills – visual, written, and verbal. You instill confidence in clients and have a strong ability to persuade them to sign-on to a design concept
+Exceptional time-management and organizational skills
+Exceptional interpersonal skills, empathy, sense of humor and collegiality
+Highly-skilled in Adobe Creative Suite – utilizing Photoshop, InDesign + Illustrator to create project boards and renderings
+Highly-skilled in custom millwork design and detailing, specifying and sourcing custom finish materials
+Familiarity with DesignFiles or similar interiors program
+Proficiency in AutoCad drafting (we use AutoCAD LT)
+Retail, client-facing sales, and an entrepreneurial spirit a plus
+Design degree required

Please submit a one-page resume and samples of relevant work. Your email subject must read: Interior Architect/Designer + The name of your favorite architect or designer. In your email, present a pithy case on why you are uniquely qualified for this position.

+K+R is an equal opportunity employer.
+Applicants must be eligible to work in the United States. Applicants who are not U.S. citizens must describe their status to work in the United States, including visa type and duration.
Part-Time
commensurate with experience and work load
Chicago
IL
United States

Nicole Semple + Scott Rappe
jobs@kplusr.com
Accept Resumes via Email
1915 W Division St
60622
www.kplusr.com


9/20/2020 | Project Architect | Kuklinski+Rappe Architects

Kuklinski+Rappe Architects is a small, award-winning practice focused on providing custom, full-service design to our clients. We make excellent design approachable and do it efficiently.

We are seeking a Project Architect to lead production and contract administration for custom single-family residential/small commercial renovation and new construction projects. Candidate must understand and value the design that develops after the schematic phase, and how closely design and technical detailing are intertwined. They must be an expert at transforming and enriching a Design Director’s vision to technical drawings. Primary responsibilities include:

+project involvement from field measurement through construction
+preparation of presentation (models, renderings, image + material boards) and technical documents
+leadership in detailing building systems, including organizing continuing education and building science detail standards
+maintaining codes, standards and technical literature
+detailed record-keeping and review of submittals, drawings, and materials during construction
+Minimum 5 years post-graduate experience in custom single-family residential/small commercial renovation and new construction projects
+Exceptional communication skills – visual, written, and verbal
+Exceptional time-management and organizational skills
+Exceptional interpersonal skills, empathy, sense of humor and collegiality
+Highly-skilled in AutoCad drafting (we use AutoCAD LT)
+Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, Sketchup or Rhino, + V-Ray
+Familiarity with Chicago DOB permitting including ProjectDox & Hansen systems
+NAAB accredited architecture degree; architectural registration or demonstrated progress towards licensure

Please submit a one-page resume and samples of relevant work. Your email subject must read: Project Architect + the name of your favorite architect. In your email, present a pithy case on why you are uniquely qualified for this position.

+K+R is an equal opportunity employer.
+Applicants must be eligible to work in the United States. Applicants who are not U.S. citizens must describe their status to work in the United States, including visa type and duration.
Full-Time
$55,000 – $65,000
Chicago
IL
United States

Nicole Semple + Scott Rappe
jobs@kplusr.com
Accept Resumes via Email
1915 W Division St
60622
www.kplusr.com


7/23/2020 – Draftsperson – Lenore Weiss Studios

LWS is a small, boutique architecture and interior design firm with offices in Northfield and Chicago Illinois. Our firm provides a full range of design services, delivering highly customized living and working environments throughout the Chicagoland area.
We are seeking an enthusiastic team player to join our studio. The candidate must be a very well-organized self-starter looking for a small firm with an entrepreneurial and collaborative spirit. Currently, we are looking for a part-time CAD Draftsperson to help prepare all phases of drawings: presentation through contract documents in Archicad.
Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Architecture or Interior Architecture
Must be able to work independently and be self-motivated
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Proficiency in Archicad and 3D visualization as well as Adobe Suite applications, MS Word and Excel
Knowledge of the development of design and construction documents
Certification or state licensure is a plus.
WFH negotiable.

Salary commensurate with level of education, experience and qualifications.
Part-Time
Commensurate with experience
07.22.20
Chicago, IL, US
Accept Resumes via Email
info@lenoreweissstudios.com