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Designer

 

 

Designer

GH+A design studios is looking for a designer to join our Montreal team !

What would it be like to be a Designer at GH+A?

As a Designer at GH+A, you would contribute to creative and technical support for a wide variety of retail projects ranging from stores, to shopping centres, to food courts, to graphics. You would have the opportunity to work in a highly stimulating and interactive work environment under the supervision of a Project Director.

You’re interested but you would like to know the role and responsibilities?

Here are some of them!

    • Use your knowledge of commercial design trends
    • Work closely with the design team to translate concepts, sketches and/or verbal communications into design documents (2D and 3D)
    • Prepare technical drawings and assist with specifications for interior construction, space planning, materials, finishes, furniture, equipment, lighting fixtures and carpentry;
    • Manage projects on budget and on time, provide accurate billing information to Project Manager
    • Collaborate with external consultants on projects (architects, general contractors, engineers, suppliers, etc.)
    • Work closely with the Project Director to ensure workloads, staffing and projects are maximized and project quality is monitored
    • Ensure effective internal and external communication: negotiate, influence client decisions, provide artistic direction to team and update them on progress

What are our ”must -haves” for this position?

Education and Experience

  • Graduate of a 3 year Design program (interior, environmental, industrial, graphic or architectural)
  • 4-5 years of experience in the Interior Design or Architecture industry, preferably with particular emphasis on large development projects such as shopping centres.

Abilities

    • Software knowledge: AutoCAD, SketChup, InDesign, Illustrator, Enscape. Photoshop and Revit an asset.
    • Ability to multi-task effectively managing multiple projects at the same time
    • Ability to solve problems
    • Deep understanding of the retail industry
    • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
    • Ability to conceptualize ideas through sketches and illustrations
    • Ability to read architectural documents
    • Bilingual – written and spoken

Profile

    • Positive and professional
    • Natural leader
    • Dynamic
    • Team oriented
    • Excellent communicator

GH+A design studios is…

Where people united by passion, design, and creativity collaborate towards a shared vision.

Where we are nimble enough for each team member to carve out their own space and make things happen, and confident enough to encourage positive change through actions.

 

Your contribution: Be Yourself. Be Open. Stay Hungry. Collaborate. Challenge. Decide and Go For It

 

Why should you join GH+A design studios?

With over three decades of retail design experience, our reputation has been built on successful relationships with clients and consultants on both sides of the lease line. We are a curious team of 50+ passionate, creative, and strategic thinkers who reposition and reinvent shopping centres, inject retail vitality into mixed-use developments, and devise immersive experiences for our hospitality, fashion, health & wellness projects. We design and transform spaces into inspiring and engaging environments with purpose and authenticity. With offices in Montreal (Quebec) and Detroit (Michigan), GH+A designs for an international market with a strong focus on customer experience and outstanding performance.

We pride ourselves on our openness and inclusive work philosophy where our transparency encourages co-operative team energy and a highly interactive design approach.

We offer competitive salary rates, group insurance, hybrid/flexible work policy, career and professional development, paid holidays between Christmas and New Year (in addition to your vacations) and a wellness day.

You’re interested?

Send your resume and portfolio at jobs@ghadesign.com

 

 

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