Sr. Designer – Contract Furniture

  •   Full Time
  •   Albany NY

As a senior designer in the commercial furniture industry, you will design and create furniture plans, 3D renderings, and specifications for contract furniture.


  • Review assigned DSR requests with design director & client contact personnel (AM / PM) and acquire any details that are not clear or understood.
  • Produce accurate drawings by having complete knowledge of AutoCAD, ProjectSpec4, space planning, conceptual drawings, renderings and product application. Put together budgetary pricing as well as order ready specs. Must be capable of double-checking one’s own work as well as assisting others in the double-check process.
  • Generate accurate specifications for approved plan by having complete knowledge of specification including fabric/finishes based on finish schedule provided by AM.
  • Plot installation drawings for upcoming jobs, notifying Account/Project Manager and asking for any additional information not previously given. Submit installation drawings one week prior to installation.
  • Create accurate as built drawings per site visit. Maintain and update as built drawings from markups received back from installation Account/ Project Manager. Notify Account/Project Manager via email or in person of complete/ dated as built drawings.
  • Manage project folder with current up to date files, archiving old ones. Follow standard labeling process.
  • Create J-box/Data ACAD plans in reference to systems furniture.
  • Provide alternative design solutions to client.

Qualifications and Skills:

  •  Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Design or related field preferred.
  • At least five years of experience in Design or related field preferred.
  • Proficient in AutoCAD 2012 or later required.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel required.
  • Excellent organization and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Outstanding time management skills and proven ability to work well under deadline pressure.
  • Detail oriented and self-sufficient.
  • Must have keen eye for interior design and experience with space planning.
  • Must be able to think outside the box to meet customer needs.
  • Knowledge of all building and fire codes.
  • Knowledge of ProjectSpec (sif) and Project Matrix (cad).
  • Must have knowledge of ADA requirements.
  • Knowledge of Configura and Canvas rendering program and/or Sketch-Up a plus. Responsibilities:

Job ID: 2928

Job & Company Detail

Company Industry

Architect Industry

Company Size

1 - 9 Employees



Job Category

Contract Furniture Industry

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