Interior Design Assistant/Architectural Drafter
Vonsaal design build was established in 2001 and has grown into a multimedia design development firm, including: commercial and luxury residential design, architectural design, branding strategy development, wine label design, and industrial design and fabrication. The Vonsaal design office is combined with a 7000 sq. ft. fabrication studio, enabling us to produce our designed furniture, fixtures and artwork in house with our assembly of talented craftsmen.
This position involves all levels of design production and will include: research, ideation, drafting, technical drawings, material selection, budget management, schedule management, vendor communications, and contractor management. The position may also involve shared project management duties at all levels of assistance in: purchasing, liaison between subcontractors, fabrication management, presentations, furniture plans and communication with the fabrication studio.
We are looking for a teammate who possesses the skills and determination to establish a long lasting career in our company, beginning with supporting the principal’s approach to architecture and interior design. We are a small group but growing rapidly with various articles in media outlets and several new large hospitality and winery projects. The ability to understand a complete set of building drawings, including details, specifications, and schedules for permit approval and construction direction are mandatory. Drawing and developing detailed furniture drawings and shop drawings are primary for this position.
REQUIRED SKILL SET:
Expert on Google SketchUp
Adobe Creative Cloud — Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign
Construction Document Experience- the ability to understand a complete set of building drawings details, specifications, and schedules for permit approval and construction
Furniture /cabinet drafting experience (shop drawings)
Microsoft Office Suite, Mac OS Platform, Google apps — calendar, tasks, gmail
Project management skills
BA or MA in Architecture, Industrial Design or Interior Design
MUST be extremely organized and able to multitask.
Excels at working in a fast-paced, high-demand environment
Exceptional attention to detail
Flexible: no task too high or low.
Creative, whatever-it-takes attitude to take projects to completion.
Excellent, professional, oral, & written communication skills.
Supportive team player.
Excellent customer relation skills.
Must have a clean and professional presentation.
Please send a cover letter, resume, and portfolio including any other design material you may feel pertinent for this position. Examples of SketchUp, AutoCAD required and any other graphic or design development work will be appreciated.
Full time position
90 day probationary period
Career growth opportunity
Job Type: Full-time
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $70,000.00 – $120,000.00 per year
Paid Time Off
Monday to Friday
Interior Design: 1 year (Preferred)
Drafting: 5 years (Preferred)
Google SketchUp: 5 years (Preferred)
Napa, CA 94559 (Preferred)
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Waiting period may apply