Interior Designer

Opsis Architecture, LLP is a leading Northwest firm combining a commitment to design excellence with a passion for innovative sustainable solutions. Our open and collaborative environment encourages energetic interaction, shared vision making and a strong sense of community. Our practice ranges from Higher Education and Cultural Arts to Community Centers, and Commercial Development, with projects throughout the western states.

As a JUST™ Organization, we are passionate about improving social equity and enhancing employee engagement. The JUST™ designation (through International Living Future Institute) helps us measure and improve our firm’s diversity, equity, safety, worker benefits and stewardship activity. Opsis has been named one of the country’s top 50 architecture firms by Architect magazine.

Opsis is looking for an Interior Designer with 3-5 years of experience to work on a wide variety of project types. Opsis takes great pride in our projects and believes that great environments are created by integrated and engaged design teams. Candidates should anticipate working directly with architectural staff as well as interior design staff on multiple aspects of the design. We hope to find an individual who shares our passion for this work, to fill a full-time position in our dynamic Portland studio.

The position requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Interior Design from an accredited program with minimum of three years’ experience in a professional office. Requires basic knowledge of programming and functional analysis as well as knowledge of space planning principles.  Applies design principles in development and preparation of presentation drawings.  Requires ability to interpret plans and specifications and knowledge of interior code requirements, construction administration procedures and electrical/HVAC systems. The position will be the contact for product representatives, manage the interiors library and perform materials research.

 

Requirements include:

Strong design skills.

Basic knowledge of building codes and standards.

Revit skills required.

Ability to work on multiple assignments and deadlines.

Ability to work within a team structure including Architects and Consultants.

Effective verbal and written communication skills.

Excellent organizational skills.

Strong presentation skills.

Knowledge of materials and contract furniture.

LEED Accreditation preferred.

 

Opsis offers a comprehensive salary and benefits package:

Paid time off

Paid family leave policy

Paid holidays (8)

Competitive medical, dental and vision insurance

Short term and long-term disability insurance

Life insurance

Traditional and Roth 401(k) retirement savings plans

Flexible spending account (FSA)

TriMet transportation subsidy

Secure bike storage and shower

Paid architecture license and LEED dues/fees

Paid professional dues (AIA, IIDA, SMPS)

ARE reimbursement

Professional development/continuing education/training policy

Paid volunteer time

 

Opsis Architecture LLP is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

For consideration, please submit cover letter, resume and portfolio in PDF format to employment@opsisarch.com.