Careers

If you are interested in a career in interior design, you have stopped by the right place. While we do not have any positions currently open, we are always seeking resumes for Interior Designers. Below are some of our requirements:

Education and Work Experience

The right candidate has earned a BFA in Architecture, Interior Design, or a similar discipline from an accredited four-year institution. 3+ years of full time experience with a design and/or architecture firm is highly desired.

Workload and Software Experience

The applicant needs the ability to change directions throughout the day and pickup where he or she left off. Finishing assigned tasks per deadline is the only option. Our designers have working knowledge of AutoCad, Adobe InDesign and Photoshop, as well as Sketch Up. The ability to write in English utilizing various word processing and communication platforms such as Microsoft Word or Outlook is required. Knowledge of and experience with Kerkythea rendering software is a plus.

Proficiency and Responsibilities

This position requires product research and building code research. Correspondence via email, phone, fax, and in person on job sites is required on a regular basis. The applicant must be proficient at sketching, computer and hand rendering, assembling presentation boards, and creating specification binders. Other tasks may be necessary as a project requires because no two customer’s needs are the same.

Deadline Driven and Kind

The Designer position is responsible for completing work in a timely manner while following up with clients, contractors, and vendors. With so many people involved in the process, each project has a myriad of moving parts. The designer is instrumental in making sure a project is completed on time and to a customer’s complete satisfaction. Above all, the right person values and delivers excellent customer service throughout each phase of a project.

If you feel you meet these requirements and are excited by the challenge then we encourage you to apply for a career with us. To express your interest in employment with Ida York Design Group, Inc., please send your resume with cover letter via email to info@idayork.design.

If you prefer, we accept employment packets in the mail as well.

NOTE: Please do not send anything you want returned, such as hardbound portfolios.

Mailing Address

Ida York Design Group, Inc.
601 First Street
Suite B
Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034

 

 


RECENT BLOG POSTS


5 Tips to Create Unique Floral Arrangements in Portland - 5 Tips to Create Unique Floral Arrangements in Portland Summer is finally upon us! At Ida York Design Group we aspire to bring the bright and vibrant colors of summer inside through unique floral arrangements. Here are 5 tips for creating beautiful floral arrangements in your home. 1. Looking in the Right Places You can find...
5 Things to Know About Lighting Your Home - 5 Things to Know About Lighting Your Home Have you ever spent an hour meticulously picking out a paint color, only to have it look completely different once painted in your home?  We are here to assure you that you’re not alone. Problems like this can be frustrating, and it’s something that most our homeowners discuss...
Fabulous and Functional Fabric - The Intricacies of Fabric For most homeowners learning the many intricate details of pattern repeat, abrasion resistance, and cleanability of a fabric is like learning a foreign language. Some of you may have seen our recent Facebook post today featuring two fabric palettes that have us fired up. I’m going to share some design secrets...