Job Opening

Project Designer

Dallas, Texas

Chicago, Illinois

Honolulu, Hawaii

We are currently seeking talented Project Designers for an exciting opportunity to join our Chicago & Dallas teams!  At L&A, you will be part of a creative and motivated team that prioritizes producing beautiful, thoughtful design and maintaining a flexible lifestyle.  Our office prides itself on a collaborative culture and supportive team atmosphere both in work and life.


Job responsibilities include: 
  • Collaboration with project team in space planning, interior architecture and FF&E layouts and selection.
  • FF selections and interior design concepting
  • Generating presentation content and presenting design internally and externally
  • Generate FF&E budget estimates; build estimating knowledge
  • FF specifications: assembling information about selections, preparing detailed drawings of custom furniture for integration in specifications, preparing and issuing of specification packages and revisions. 
  • Documentation and coordination of finish materials, decorative lighting, bath accessories, door hardware, and plumbing fixtures.
  • Coordination with the purchasing agent, consultants, and manufacturers
  • Delegating to, and mentoring entry level staff
  • Site visits and FF&E Installation, as directed by Project Manager and/or Senior Designer/Architect
  • Contributing to the overall culture and success of LA.


Desired skills & experience:
  • Bachelor Degree from a 4 year CIDA accredited Interior Design program or equivalent
  • 4+ years of experience; Hospitality, Luxury Multi-Family or Food & Beverage a plus
  • Ability to lead FF for a small scale project or aspects of a larger project
  • Desire to be helpful and work in a collaborative team atmosphere.
  • Ambition to learn and take on new challenges
  • Refined visual presentation skills as well as excellent written and verbal communications.
  • Skilled in visual research, material sourcing and specifications
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Willing to travel (outside of the current COVID context)

    Proficiency in the following programs:

  • Photoshop
  • InDesign
  • AutoCAD
  • Revit (basic knowledge)

 

TO APPLY:

Send resume and work samples to opportunities@looney-associates.com In an effort to help manage this process and ensure your information is properly reviewed, please only contact us as noted.