Design Associate – Portland
Do you love residential design and working in an award-winning, fast-paced environment? Neil Kelly Company is a Portland-based design/build residential remodeling contractor. We have an immediate opening for an experienced interior design and drafting assistant for senior design staff in our Portland Metro operations. This is a busy, fulltime position.
The successful candidate will have:
- – Formal education in interior design, interior architecture, or housing design
- – 3-5 years’ experience in residential work with emphasis in kitchen and bath design, and cabinetry.
- – A high degree of comfort and expertise in residential CAD work is required.
In addition, Word, Excel and Outlook are our standard programs. Sketch-up experience is an important plus. On-the-job experience with NKBA standards desired. NKBA credentials are a plus. A strong portfolio is a must.
We’re seeking someone who enjoys working directly with clients, is creative, confident and mature, and someone who is skilled at handling multiple projects at the same time. Must be highly organized, a self-starter, accurate, and dependable – someone who loves making things work well and smoothly. Our successful candidate will have terrific interpersonal communication skills, enthusiasm, and a sense of humor. This position holds opportunity for advancement into a senior design and sales position and interest in that advancement is a plus.
This is a waged position with benefits. Design Associate’s provide their own vehicle; receive mileage and cell phone reimbursement.
Neil Kelly is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
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To apply: please send cover letter (including compensation requirements) and resume to HR@neilkelly.com. Please note in your email where you found out about this job.
No phone calls please.