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Interior Designer
All Native Group Arlington, VA

Interior Designer

All Native Group
Arlington, VA
  • Full-Time
Summary

Summary

ANG seeks an Interior Designer assigned to the Office of Design and Engineering's Interior Design Division (DE/ID), is responsible for coordinating, tracking, and monitoring program-wide requirements and schedules to support the federal customer.Essential Functions 

  • Serves as the skilled designer in the evaluation and selection of leased properties, working in partnership with appointed real estate specialists, in reviewing facilities for conformance to facility requirements; makes technical recommendations to a senior designer or management regarding the lease or improvements based on examination of surveys, plans and specifications; prepares studies indicating how properties may be utilized or improved; 
  • Assists in evaluation, selection and negotiation of architect/engineer and interior design contracts; reviews preliminary designs for program conformity, technical sufficiency, and general suitability; attends formal and informal meetings for design review and approval; provides design guidance to obtain desired results; participates in value engineering studies and examines and evaluates the commissioned architect/engineer's recommendations; 
  • Assists with reconciliation of design issues with internal and external stakeholders; coordinates with engineering disciplines regarding structural, mechanical, security, fire protection, and electrical requirements of projects; oversees review of plans and specifications for fire protection, physical safety, and conformity with the International Building Code; participates in Integrated Design Reviews; evaluates performance of commissioned architects/engineers regarding adherence to contract terms, work progress, and payment for services; 
  • Assists with preparation of preliminary and final design for projects on which no contract architects or interior designers are commissioned; reviews sketches illustrating possibilities for development of work performed by the Division; travels domestically and abroad to inspect, consult, and negotiate when on-site knowledge of conditions is required; 
  • Assists in the resolution of issues submitted from the field, advises field supervisors as necessary on intent of drawings and specifications substitutions, quality of work, maintains a comprehensive digital record of all project activities, participates in post-occupancy evaluations as a member of an interdisciplinary team, 
  • Keeps abreast of current developments in interior design and architecture, and related disciplines through active industry engagement. 

 

Competencies 

  • Developed oral and written communications skills in order to confer with and advise employees, contractors, and officials throughout the Department on assigned projects 
  • Participate in and conduct lectures and briefings 
  • Articulate and defend recommendations and decisions; produce coherent reports, policy recommendations, guidelines, and instructions 
  • Offer expert technical advice on architectural systems and standards; and recommend solutions to complex, highly technical architectural problems
  • May be requested and required to participate in Proposal Support functions due to expertise

 

Supervisory Responsibility 

None required for this position 

 

Work Environment 

This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. 

 

Physical Demands 

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. 

 

  • Must be able to remain in a stationary position 75% of the time. 
  • Occasionally moves about inside the office to access file cabinets, office machinery, etc. 
  • Constantly operates a computer and other office productivity machinery, such as a calculator, copy machine, and computer printer. 
  • Expresses or exchanges ideas by means of the spoken word.  Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly or quickly. 
  • Frequently moves standard office equipment up to 25 pounds. 
  • Must be able to work indoor conditions 90% of the time. 

 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms. 

 

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work 

This is a full-time position. Typical days and hours of work are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Evening and weekend hours required, as required by business need. 

 

Travel 

 Travel is expected up to 25% of the time for this position. 

 

Experience 

  • Minimum of three years of experience in the architecture or interior design field. 

 

Education  

  • Bachelors Degree preferred from an accredited institution 

 

Additional Eligibility Qualifications 

  • Experience using Autocad, REVIT, BIM, Adobe Creative Suite 
  • Expert knowledge of the full range of concepts, principles, and practices of interior design in relation to the planning, design, specification, renovation, and construction of facilities interiors, to enhance the quality of the interior environment; to protect the health, safety, and welfare of the occupants and to arrange and procure associated furnishings; and to evaluate and incorporate the most recent developments and technologies in the field of interior design into cur- rent projects and technical requirements 
  • Working knowledge of the principles and practices of related engineering disciplines, including civil, structural, mechanical, and electrical sufficient to enable the contractor to interface effectively with other professionals in the course of design and construction projects, and to recognize the relationships between architecture, interior design, and engineering in dealing with technical issues and problems arising during the course of such projects 
  • Working knowledge of the commercial furniture industry and the issues associated with furniture and engineering systems coordination 
  • Ability to interpret plans and specifications for a variety of large and complex building projects 
  • Knowledge of Federal, Departmental, and Bureau contracting processes, procedures, and guidelines applicable to A/ E contracting 
  • Ability to develop architectural, interior design, and related A/E criteria or instructions for specific facilities and ensure that new developments, methods, techniques, or experimental theories for improving designs, standardizing common facilities, and producing quality designs are examined to enable the Bureau to solve problems not readily treatable by standard, acceptable methods and carry out the Department's mission 

 

Drug Free Workplace

All Native Group is a Drug Free Workplace. It is our policy that all new hires must successfully complete a pre-employment drug screen as a condition of employment. In addition, all employees are subject to random drug screens throughout the term of their employment with All Native Group.

 

Security Clearance 

Must possess or be able to obtain/maintain a SECRET security clearance 

 

AAP/EEO Statement 

All Native Group is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants are considered without regard to age, sex, race, national origin, religion, marital status or physical disability. However, preference may be extended to persons of Indian descent in accordance with applicable laws. 

 

Other Duties 

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. #LI-DM1 

Employment Type: FULL_TIME

Address

All Native Group

1701 N FT. Myer Dr

Arlington, VA
22209 USA

Industry

Construction

Posted date

May 18, 2024

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All Native Group job posting for a Interior Designer in Arlington, VA with a salary of $66,300 to $94,800 Yearly with a map of Arlington location.