Sales Assistant – Dallas, TX

Elegant Additions
Dallas, TX

We are offering a great entry level career opportunity for the right someone. The Sales Assistant at Elegant Additions will work directly with our Sales Team assisting in a multitude of assignments ranging from simple administrative task to more complex projects. In exchange for your hard work, you will gain a great deal of experience and exposure to high end design and sales.

At Elegant Additions we work with the best manufacturers to provide sophisticated and chic pieces for bathrooms and kitchens. Our clients include some of the top designers, architects, builders and contractors in the Greater Dallas area, and around Texas.

The ideal candidate will be someone who follows directions. You will need a keen sense for accuracy. You will also need to have strong communication skills and the ability to remain professional in our fast paced environment. Above all, you should want to learn new things and have a readiness to take on increasingly complex projects. As your knowledge of the business grows so will your responsibilities. This is an hourly position; Monday through Friday 8:00 to 5:00.

Additional Qualification:
• Likes people
• Basic Computer Knowledge (Microsoft Office), and the ability to learn new programs quickly
• Understands Complete Confidentiality
• Answering incoming telephone calls and directing the calls as necessary
• Greeting and assisting showroom guests
• Maintaining the proper showroom appearance
• Positive attitude and willingness to learn and sit in on client presentations
• Professional in appearance and demeanor
• Understand and meet all deadlines and timeframes
• Enjoy multi-tasking
• Be extremely detail oriented and efficient

Applicants, please submit your resume and application to Positionsavailable110@gmail.com

Applications can be found on our website http://www.elegantadditions.com

Location: Dallas Showroom
150 Turtle Creek Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75207

Intern Architect – West Chester, PA

Archer & Buchanan Architecture
West Chester, PA

Archer & Buchanan Architecture, Ltd. is an award-winning architectural firm known for 20 years of timeless design, attention to detail and exquisite craftsmanship. We have been recognized for our exceptional residential projects including new homes, additions and renovations, historic restorations, country property planning and equestrian facilities in a range of styles and locations. As the firm has grown, so has our breadth of work, which now includes college and university, library and other institutional projects.

We have an open position available for the right candidate with 1-3 years’ experience as an Intern Architect. Candidates must be proficient in AutoCAD, SketchUp, and Photoshop. A strong work ethic, attention to detail, and an eagerness to learn are required for this position.

The firm offers a competitive salary, excellent benefits and opportunity for growth.

Please send cover letter, resume and portfolio sample to info@archerbuchanan.com.

Job Location: 125 West Miner Street, West Chester, PA 19382

Senior Design Associates – Milwaukee, WI / Chicago, IL / Nashville, TN

Wade Weissman Architecture
Milwaukee, WI / Chicago, IL / Nashville, TN

Wade Weissmann Architecture is seeking full-time Senior Design Associate candidates with 8-12 years’ experience to join our dynamic team. There is some flexibility to work from the primary office in Milwaukee, WI or one of the satellite offices in Chicago, IL or Nashville, TN.

Candidates must demonstrate strength in the following areas:

Design

  • initiates and creates project designs and plans
  • coordinates project design efforts
  • prepares presentation and design drawings
  • understands strategic project plan and designs solutions appropriate for project constraints

Technical

  • coordinates all building design consultants and agencies with regard to building design while monitoring drawings
  • substantial understanding of materials and methods of construction and detailing
    effectively communicates design intent in drawing set

Managerial

  • coordinates all project efforts, administrative and technical
  • ensures cost-effective execution of project
  • primary client liaison
  • responsible for budget, schedule and program
  • provides strategic project plan
  • drafts proposals and contracts
  • mentors less experienced project managers

Applicants should be self-motivated, organized, detail-oriented team players and able to work in a fast-paced deadline driven environment and assume greater responsibilities as the position develops. Proficiency with AutoCAD is required. Licensure is preferred but not required.

Wade Weissmann Architecture (WWA) is a nationally recognized, full-service boutique architecture firm with projects spanning the U.S. and abroad. From small-scale renovations to master planning estates and residential enclaves, we draw inspiration from environments that have endured time, in order that we might create classics, refreshed to reflect today’s modern lifestyle.

Founded in 1996, our mission is fourfold:

• to create custom, timeless architecture
• to cultivate professional integrity at every turn
• to both encourage and provide opportunities for creative collaboration
• to foster lifelong relationships

With offices in Milwaukee, Santa Barbara, Nashville and Chicago, our team is comprised of nearly forty artisans and staff members who continually strive to create architecture that will enhance not only the lifestyles of our clients, but also the built landscape of communities we touch. For more details, visit http://www.wwa-design.com.

If interested in joining the WWA team, please send your resume and work samples to: Kate@wwa-design.com

Project Manager/Designer – Quogue, NY

Austin Patterson Disston Architects
Quogue, NY

Austin Patterson Disston is an award-winning, established architecture firm with 34 years of design expertise in residential, private clubs and custom commercial projects. The firm has offices in Southport, CT with 20 employees and in Quogue, NY with 7 employees. Our design focus spans historic and modern traditions, always with an emphasis on detail, excellence in craftsmanship and close contact with clients.

We are currently seeking a Project Manager/Designer in our Quogue office.

Qualifications
· Must have a Bachelor’s or Master’s in Architecture.
· 3 years of experience in residential design preferred.
· Computer skills. ArchiCAD experience is a plus.
· Hand drawing skills and 3-D rendering also a plus.
· Ability and interest to work both in team and self-motivating structure.

Job Responsibilities
· Work closely with Partners and Associates on projects in the Hamptons.
· Focus on computer imaging, drawing and drafting of projects from initial design through construction drawings.
· Ability to be flexible and work on a variety of projects.

The firm offers competitive salary, excellent benefits, growth opportunities and a congenial staff.

Please send resume and portfolio to Kate Seuch kseuch@apdarchitects.com

Intern Architect – Houston, TX

Curtis & Windham Architects, Inc.
Houston, Texas

A cross-disciplinary practice of architects, interior designers, and landscape architects, Curtis & Windham Architects has been practicing contemporary traditional design in Houston, Texas for more than two decades. A diversity of projects includes residences, rural estates, church buildings, and campus projects that represent a range of architectural styles and geographic locations. Our collaborative practice seeks candidates who will share our enthusiasm for excellence in design.

We are currently seeking candidates for a full-time position in our architecture studio:

Intern Architect: This position participates in the design, production, and coordination of documents through all stages of design and construction. Qualified candidates must have completed a professional degree or masters in architecture, have excellent freehand drawing skills, be proficient in AutoCAD, SketchUp, and Photoshop, and possess excellent communication and organizational skills. The ideal candidate demonstrates ability in coordinating construction and engineering disciplines and interest in traditional design.

The Curtis & Windham Architects Inc. benefits package includes medical, paid holiday and time off, and employer-matched 401K. For more information about Curtis & Windham Architects, please visit http://www.curtisandwindham.com

Application Instructions:

Submit cover letter, resume, and portfolio samples to employee@curtiswindham.com

Academic Program Coordinator / Professor of Preservation Design – Savannah, GA

Savannah College of Art & Design (SCAD)
Savannah, GA

SCAD seeks a full-time preservation design professor and academic program coordinator to join the faculty of the School of Building Arts at the university’s Savannah location.

The SCAD School of Building Arts emphasizes sustainable strategies for emerging and historic neighborhoods, city and metropolitan communities at local, regional and global levels. Across multiple locations worldwide, students and faculty collaborate to address international design and preservation issues on all continents, emphasizing the importance of cultural, climatic and economic indices of the built environment and fostering stewardship and evolution of heritage resources.

The successful candidate will be a passionate, motivated educator who is eager to develop an innovative curriculum and foster the connection of design to historic preservation and redevelopment. The program coordinator will bolster the reputation of the program and shape the emergent study of preservation design in a creative, energetic and entrepreneurial academic environment.

Responsibilities:
− Collaborate with colleagues to develop the new program in preservation design, with a focus on economics, preservation, community development, community-based design, adaptive use and contemporary planning issues
− Oversee day-to-day administration of the preservation design department
− Direct, coordinate and evaluate the department
− Develop and implement curriculum
− Foster interdepartmental collaboration and continue to enhance the reputation of the SCAD preservation design department in academic and professional circles
− Oversee departmental budgets, including development and implementation
− Work with the admission department to recruit talented undergraduate and graduate students to SCAD and to the department
− Teach classes annually, as assigned
− Evaluate professors within the department through class observations, a review of student evaluations, a review of service and professional development and a review of contributions to the department’s goals
− Work with the dean and associate dean to provide professional development opportunities for professors
− Develop, in consultation with the dean, associate dean and department members, a strategic plan for the department that is consistent with the School of Building Art’s goals and overall SCAD strategic plan

Requirements:
− Terminal degree or the equivalent in historic preservation, urban design, architecture, interior design, development or a related field
− Professional experience in preservation, urban design, development, municipal administration or a related discipline
− Ability to motivate students and faculty to think creatively and critically
− Ability to work with students and faculty of diverse backgrounds
− Experience teaching at the university level is preferred
− A background in classical design is preferred

Please apply online at http://scadjobs.scad.edu/postings/13909

Architectural Sales Representative – NY Tri-State Region

TruStile Doors
New York Tri-State region

TruStile Doors, the leading national manufacturer of architectural interior doors, is seeking an ambitious and self-motivated individual to join our sales and marketing team as an Architectural Sales Representative covering the New York Tri-State region. The primary responsibility of the Architectural Sales Representative is to develop relationships with Residential Architects and Interior Designers to increase brand awareness, with the goal of increasing product specifications and sales in the Greater New York region. Ideal candidates will have experience selling a design-oriented product to architects and interior designers,however candidates with a strong sales track record who have an interest in working with Architects and Interior Designers are also encouraged to apply. TruStile is the recognized design leader in interior doors, with a strong commitment to innovation, premium quality and cutting edge design tools.

Responsibilities:

The Architectural Sales Representative will be responsible for driving sales results through two main activities: 1) increasing the frequency of TruStile product specifications by Architects and Interior Designers during the design phase of projects and 2) tracking and following those specifications through to a completed sale through our Dealer network. Additionally, this role will provide on-going product expertise and education to Architects and Designers through regular office calls and through active participation in key professional organizations.

Specific Responsibilities Include:

• Regular travel throughout the region to call on Residential Architects, Interior Designers and Custom Design Build Firms. Activities will range from cold introductory calls on new users to support calls on existing end users of the product.
• Becoming an expert on the TruStile product offering and design tools (supported by an intensive corporate training program)
• Using product and company expertise to build long term relationships with the top residential architecture and design firms and organizations within the region
• Identify, track and follow up on specific project opportunities – starting with the architectural specification stage and ending with a completed sale through the TruStile Dealer network. Compensation structure will include a base salary as well as an incentive plan for driving projects from specification through to a sale.
• Reporting on sales calls and project sales conversions in a regular, disciplined manner
• Scheduling regular product knowledge and continuing education seminars with target architect and interior design firms and professional organizations within the region

Qualifications:

• Ability to travel throughout the region on a daily basis
• Openness to making cold calls on target firms with the goal of setting up product presentation appointments
• Two to five years of experience selling an architectural or design oriented product to the architect and design community strongly preferred
• Proven ability to become a product expert and use that expertise within a sales role
• Excellent communication and presentation skills
• Self-motivated with effective time management skills
• Effective decision making and problem solving skills
• Valid driver’s license and a good driving record
• Reliable transportation (supported by company stipend)
• Ability to work some evenings & weekends when necessary
• College degree required
• Working knowledge of Microsoft Office

TruStile Doors, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities, veterans and disabled are encouraged to apply.

Submit resume and cover letter to careers@trustile.com