Jobs in Carmel – Industry Opportunities

The Indiana Design Center serves as a hub for the state’s design industry.  This page is dedicated to sharing opportunities within the design-build community.  To submit a job listing, email a position description in PDF format to concierge@indianadesigncenter.com.

DRAPERY STREET – INSIDE SALES & DESIGN ASSISTANT (FULL-TIME)

Drapery Street is looking for a full-time inside sales and design assistant. Be an integral part of our customer design and sales team.

 

 

Job Description:

  • Prepare Customer estimates and create project specifications
  • Preparing design boards
  • Create measurement sheets for installers
  • Maintain schedule integration
  • Prepare for new business meetings
  • Respond to email inquiries and track inquiries
  • Follow-up with customers after installation

Job Qualifications:

Minimum Education: Bachelor’s Degree

Application Process:

To apply click here:  https://www.cindexinc.com/c/2687BF

posted: 11/14/17

DRAPERY STREET – ASSISTANT OPERATIONS MANAGER (PART-TIME)

Love organizing? Drapery Street is looking for a detail oriented and high-energy team player to support our Operations Manager and/or staff by contributing to store operations and productivity. This individual will be expected to perform varied support services requiring proficiency in general office and organizational skills.

 

Job Description:

  • Managing the post sale process, including ordering materials, managing production schedule and tracking orders as they move through the manufacturing process.
  • Tracking order completion and managing install scheduling.
  • Maintaining communication with designers and clients throughout the manufacturing process.
  • Accounts Receivable
  • Inventory management of in stock samples and books. Responsible for price updates, adding and deleting sku’s and keeping sample areas stocked
  • Inventory – Managing in stock inventory

Job Qualifications:

Minimum Education: Bachelor’s Degree Combined experience/education as substitute for minimum education
Approximately 15-20 hours/week.

Application Process:

To apply click here:  https://www.cindexinc.com/c/2687BF

posted: 11/14/17

SANTAROSSA – SHOWROOM COORDINATOR & GREETER (FULL-TIME)

Santarossa Mosaic and Tile is currently looking to add an outgoing, highly motivated full-time associate to our team at our Downtown Complex, 2707 N. Roosevelt Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46218.

Position Summary:  

The Showroom Coordinator & Greeter is a front line customer contact for the showroom. This person greets prospective customers as they enter the showroom, answers basic inquiries, determines the nature of the visit, and introduces guest to showroom designers. As well as assists in all aspects of showroom maintence and assists designers with project execution.

Job Description:

  • Answer phones, direct calls, take messages when appropriate
  • Work with sales reps regarding our display materials
  • Maintain showroom displays
  • Maintain appearance of the entire showroom, including office supplies, trash, coffee station, etc.
  • Manage material pricelists and product literature.
  • Follow up on orders, projects and coordinate shipments.
  • Assist showroom designers with customers
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Professional presentation, good listener and a positive outlook
  • Demonstrate paitience with customers
  • Engaging and poised
  • Strong communication skills
  • Approachable, friendly, stong people skills
  • Attention to detail and good organizational skills
  • Working knowledge of the natural stone and tile industry preferred
  • Outstanding customer service and verbal/telephone communication skills
  • Microsoft Office, Adobe Suite and AutoCAD computer skills preferred
  • Design degree/experience is a plus

Applicant must be available to work Monday to Friday 40 hours. Position requires staffing occasional evening or weekend events.

Application Process:

Email resume/referances/cover letter to Kristina Miller: km@santarossa.com

posted: 11/10/17

SANTAROSSA – SHOWROOM SALES & DESIGN PROFESSIONAL (FULL-TIME)

Santarossa Mosaic and Tile is currently looking to add an outgoing, energetic and experienced Full Time Designer/Sales Associate to our team  at our Downtown Complex, 2707 N. Roosevelt Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46218.

Job Description:

  • Assist clients, designers and architects with selection and design of natural stone, tile, slab and terrazzo materials for interior and exterior spaces.
  • Knowledgeable about products and will need to recommend products based on client’s individual needs and installation.
  • Coordinate Fabrication and Installation with our installers and customers team.
  • Build relationships with contractors and designers to facilitate future work.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Time management, organizational and multi-tasking skills are all needed for this position
  • Working knowledge of the slab, terrazzo and tile industry preferred
  • Must be sales driven and design oriented
  • High attention to detail
  • Outstanding customer service and verbal/telephone communication skills
  • Comfortable on job sites
  • Microsoft Office, Adobe Suite and AutoCAD computer skills preferred
  • Design degree/experience preferred
  • Professional presentation

Applicant must be available 40 hours per week. This position is a full time. Position requires staffing occasional evening or weekend events.

Application Process:

Email resume/cover letter/references to Kristina Miller: km@santarossa.com

posted: 11/10/17

JULIE O’BRIEN DESIGN GROUP – PURCHASING/PROJECT MANAGEMENT POSITION

Part-Time Purchasing/Project Management Position

Immediate opening for a sharp individual who is looking for a friendly and creative environment committed to serving equally wonderful interior design clients. Flexible 20 to 30 hour work week. Training will be provided as needed.

Key Qualifications:

  • Good general practical judement
  • Accuracy and detail oriented
  • Purchasing and project management experience will be important

Application Process:

Contact: Julie O’Brien Julie@julieobriendesign.com or 317-706-0772

posted: 11/9/17

CARMEL CHRISTKINDLMARKT INC.

Volunteer Opportunities

Beautification

This role will be responsible for continuously walking the grounds of the Markt, removing refuse, tidying guest areas, and alerting the Markt Master to any damage to grounds, facilities, and decorations.

Cultural Ambassador

This role will be responsible for greeting guests throughout the Markt and offering cultural knowledge and stories about the German Markts, traditions, goods, and food. Volunteers must have an extensive knowledge of German culture, and a willingness to spontaneously share their knowledge with others.

Hospitality-Alcohol Check

This role will be responsible for reminding guests that alcoholic beverages must remain within the market grounds, and will be responsible for enforcing this policy. Volunteers must be able to calmly handle conflict and de-escalate volatile situations with

Hospitality-Greeters

This role will be responsible for greeting guests with friendliness and enthusiasm. This role may also include counting the number of people that enter the markt using a handheld counting device. Volunteer must have a cheerful attitude and a willingness to learn common German greetings.

Information/Way Finder

This role will be responsible for providing guests with information about the ice skating operations and general information about the Markt. Volunteers must be able to retain key information.

Interested?

Contact Carol Dixon: cdixon@carmel.in.gov or call 317-571-2400

posted: 10/6/17

CARMEL CHRISTKINDLMARKT INC.

Retail Sales Associate

The 2017 Carmel Christkindlmarkt is the first and only authentic German Holiday Market with an outdoor ice skating rink in the state of Indiana. The Christkindlmarkt will delight guests with an authentic blend of hand-crafted German goods, traditional German foods, and festive German holiday beverages. Guest experience is paramount to the success of the Christkindlmarkt. The staff and volunteers of the Carmel Christkindlmarkt will be responsible for creating a fun and festive atmosphere, and creating opportunities for guests to enjoy exploring German culture.

Primary Responsibilities

The Carmel Christkindlmarkt Retail Associate is responsible for generating and processing the sale of goods while ensuring positive customer experiences at the Christkindlmarkt. Retail Associates are vital to establishing and perpetuating a fun and festive atmosphere, and are responsible for performing all work with a cheerful and professional attitude. Key responsibilities will include:

  • Consistently treating all customers, staff, and volunteers with friendliness and respect.
  • Properly processing transactions using the point of sale inventory and being accountable for the balance of their drawer at their point of sale.
  • Quickly communicating operational needs and information to the Markt Master.
  • Ensuring a tidy and decorative display area for their booth using guidelines provided by the Christkindlmarkt
  • Learning about the German company that they represent, and learning about the products that they are selling.
  • Enriching the customer experience by sharing cultural notes about their products and offering product advice.
  • Answering customer questions and refer customers to booths offering related products.
  • Executing their role with professionalism

Key Qualifications

  • Basic business acumen
  • Communicates effectively
  • Customer focused
  • Retail experience
  • Tech savvy

Requirements

  • Ability to handle fragile inventory with care
  • Ability to safely lift/carry up to 30 lbs.
  • Ability to maneuver around the Christkindlmarkt
  • Availability to be present during Christkindlmarkt hours of operation

Application Process:

Contact Maria Murphy: mmurphy@carmel.in.gov

posted: 10/6/17

SAVVY DECOR – INTERNSHIP

Internship

Are you looking to add professional design experience to your resume? The Savvy Décor team is looking for energetic and highly motivated student interns to assist in its growing high-end residential design firm.

If interested please email resume to lindamordoh@indy.rr.com

Posted: 8/2/17

 

 

SHERWIN-WILLIAMS – PART-TIME COLOR ASSISTANT

Part- Time Sales Associate/Color Assistant

Sherwin-Williams of Carmel, IN is seeking  a dynamic, creative, and customer service-oriented individual to assist customers in-store with color, paint, and wallcovering needs. This position requires the candidate to assist customers in selecting paint color and wallcoverings, to accurately tint paint and to provide outstanding customer service.

Eligibility & Requirements

  • Eligible to work in United States without sponsorship or restrictions
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Self-motivated, enthusiastic, organized, good presentation skills and interpersonal skills
  • Preference given to candidates with prior experience in sales, customer service and decorating/design

Application Process:

Please visit Careers@Sherwin-Williams.com, posting number 170003C6

posted: 4/28/17

SHERWIN-WILLIAMS – PART-TIME COLOR ADVISOR

Part-Time Color Advisor

Sherwin-Williams of Brownsburg, IN offers the opportunity for a successful career in the world of color. The part-time position combines on-the-job training and ongoing education in the areas of color, product knowledge, sales and customer service. This position prepares the candidate to sell our products, service customers, support Personal Color Consultants and obtain a basic level of color knowledge.

Eligibility & Requirements

  • Bachelors or Associates Degree or students enrolled in interior design studies or similar
  • Eligible to work in United States without sponsorship or restrictions
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Self-motivated, enthusiastic, organized, good presentation skills and interpersonal skills
  • Preference given to candidates with prior experience in sales, customer service and decorating/design

Application Process:

Please visit Careers@Sherwin-Williams.com, posting number 170000GZ

posted: 4/25/17

DRAPERY STREET – DESIGN CONSULTANT

Drapery Street - Custom Window Treatments

Design Consultant

We are looking for high-energy team players who would like to build and manage their own clientele as they help lead people through their design decisions.

You will have the opportunity to grow and work with an industry leader in the custom design industry.
You will need to be a great communicator, be independent and enjoy working with others.
You will need to bring a sales ability, customer focus and a passion for design.

Drapery Street is a combination of retail and a custom focused boutique. Design Consultants play a pivotal role in providing design service and assessing the needs of the walk-in clientele.

Our Design Consultants enjoy outstanding earning potential with guaranteed pay, commissions, vacation and health benefits.

Job Qualifications
Broad knowledge of design and effective sales techniques
Minimum Education: Bachelors Degree or equivalent related to field of course instruction. Bachelor’s degree preferred.
Minimum Experience: Several years of work experience.

Application Process:

To apply complete survey and upload resume at: https://www.cindexinc.com/c/2687BF

posted: 2/4/17

SURROUNDINGS BY NATUREWORKS+ – DESIGN / SALES / PROJECT DESIGNER

Surroundings By NatureWorks

Design / Sales / Project Designer

Surroundings continues to thrive and is searching for an energetic, experienced interior decorator / designer / space planner interested in expanding their residential career. We imagine this as a flex-time position allowing your existing client base to grow, along with ours.

RESPONSIBILITIES / EXPERIENCES

  • meet with existing and potential clients to determine the focus of project
  • create, imagine, design and lead the process
  • develop and present proposals and visuals
  • material selection, guidance
  • broadly direct project
  • minimum 2 years of industry experience
  • expect to allow your existing clients to be served well by our teams
  • community involvement encouraged
  • strong client database urged
  • strong communication, social media, computer skills appreciated
  • be ready to enjoy the thrilling vibe of the IDC
  • knowledge of leadership principles helpful

Our teams are delightfully professional, results driven and friendly…and our clients LOVE them.  So will you as projects come to fruition and you design / sales / project direct that stimulating process.

Application Process:

Email questions, resume and portfolio to randy@choosesurroundings.com.

posted: 12/28/16

RESTORATION HARDWARE – DESIGN CONSULTANT

Restoration HardwareDesign Consultant

We are designers, not decorators.  That distinction means the way we look at a project in the context of the entire space, or the whole, rather than as parts or components.  RH designers understand the art and science of lifestyle, environment and taste to create a functional, beautiful and personal space.  We provide luxury design services for one room or an entire room, anywhere in the world.  Our designers embody the RH lifestyle and a sense of personal style, polished appearance, refined taste and a discerning eye for luxury.

Design Consultants play an integral role in providing luxury service and assessing the needs of the walk-in clientele within an RH Gallery.  They will work in collaboration and partnership with the RH Design Atelier to ensure the clients’ design needs are not only met but also exceeded.  They are innovators with an entrepreneurial spirit and a passion for building and maintaining relationships.

We believe RH is one of the most innovative and fastest growing luxury brands in the home furnishings marketplace.  We believe our brand stands alone and is refining this highly fragmented and growing market.  Our ability to innovate, curate and integrate products, categories, services, hospitality and businesses with a completely authentic and distinctive point of view, is a powerful platform for long-term growth.  We evolved our brand to become RH, positioning our Company to curate a lifestyle beyond the four walls of the home.  Our unique product development, go-t0-market and supply chain capabilities, together with our significant scale, enable us to offer a compelling combination of design, quality and value that we believe is unparalleled in the marketplace.

Responsibilities:

  • Live Our Values: People, Quality, Service and Innovation
  • Provide a luxury experience for the RH clientele through RH Design Atelier services
  • Qualify and educate potential design clientele on services offered by the RH Design Atelier
  • Provide product expertise and elevated service
  • Own all phases of the client experience from initial contact through delivery
  • Grow and maintain a strong client base
  • Ensure fiscal goals are achieved
  • Represent the RH lifestyle brand through communication, personal appearance and professionalism
  • Maintain a strong interest in the luxury and design industry
  • Support the visual and quality standards within the Gallery

Requirements:

  • Experience within a design firm or high-end furniture and luxury retail preferred
  • Art, Architecture or Interior Design and relevant experience preferred
  • People and relationship driven
  • Strategic and mental agility
  • Highly organized
  • Collaborative
  • Results-oriented
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficiency with Mac Operating System, IOS devices, Microsoft Office and Google Applications

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to lift and mobilize small to medium items up to 25 lbs. while utilizing appropriate equipment and techniques
  • Ability to maneuver effectively around gallery floor, stock room and office
  • Position entails prolonged standing, twisting, stooping, kneeling, squatting, bending and climbing
  • Licensed to drive preferred
  • Ability to travel locally or out of state

We believe that service starts inside the organization and embrace a concept called “People First.”  At RH, you will receive generous benefits, an incredible product discount and plenty of opportunity for career advancement.  Simply put, it means “if we expect our people to deliver first-class service to our customers, we must first deliver first-class service to our people.”

Restoration Hardware is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, marital status, age, disability, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, or any other status protected by Federal or State law or local ordinance.

Application Process:

Send resumes to Don Casey, Gallery Leader: dcasey@rh.com

posted: 12/15/16

DRAPERY STREET – DRAPERY, BLIND & WALLPAPER INSTALLER

Drapery Street - Custom Window TreatmentsInstaller

Drapery Street is currently seeking a motivated individual to become a full-time installer. Tools, Van and Training Provided (Indianapolis and surrounding areas).

Essential Skills for Job Functions:

  • Good oral and written communication skills. You are the most important contact with our customers.
  • High energy, quick learner who can ” think on their feet”
  • Blind/Drapery Installation a plus, however, training will be provided
  • Willingness to learn, grow, and participate with a team based progressive organization
  • Comfortable with technology (ipad, iphone and computer)
  • Broad knowledge of tools

Requirements:

  • Able to read and understand product instructions
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Organized and structured record keeping system
  • Logical and orderly thought process
  • Dependable and reliable
  • Customer Service or sales background a plus
  • Problem Solving Skills
  • Ability to travel within a reasonable distance from your residence or place of business (with provided van)
  • Smartphone operation
  • Basic computer/ Internet skills.
  • Ability to pass criminal background check.
  • Able to lift items between 25-50 lbs.
  • Ability to carry and climb tall ladder

Application Process:

Email resume/cover letter to Caryn O’Sullivan at cosullivan@draperystreet.com

posted: October 21, 2016

JACK LAURIE HOME FLOOR DESIGNS – SALES CONSULTANT

JACK LAURIE HOME FLOOR DESIGNS

 

 


Sales Consultant

Sell all of our floor covering products and services to

  • Custom Homebuilders
  • Designers
  • Walk-in Retail Customers

Provide outstanding customer service throughout the process (selection, proposal, execution, etc.).

Build long-term client relationships and document in CRM

Required Skill Set:

  • Proven sales ability
  • Residential flooring product/design expertise
  • Project management experience
  • Exceptional organizational skills
  • Excellent communication skills – verbal & written

Application Process:

Email resume/cover letter to John Laurie: john.laurie@jacklauriegroup.com
Phone: 260.433.2837

posted: October 20, 2016

JACK LAURIE HOME FLOOR DESIGNS – STORE MANAGER

JACK LAURIE HOME FLOOR DESIGNS

 

 

Store Manager

Manages/Leads the Store’s:

  • Merchandising
  • Marketing
  • Sales
  • And installation functions of the business

Is the go-to person for problem solving/conflict resolution with projects, customers, and staff.

Responsible for establishing the culture, energy, and “drive” of the store. 

Required Skill Set:

  • Proven people management ability
  • Excellent communication skills – verbal & written
  • Previous P/L responsibility

Application Process:

Email resume/cover letter to John Laurie: john.laurie@jacklauriegroup.com
Phone: 260.433.2837

posted: October 20, 2016

JACK LAURIE HOME FLOOR DESIGNS – FIELD SUPERINTENDENT / SCHEDULER / SERVICE TECHNICIAN

JACK LAURIE HOME FLOOR DESIGNS

 

 

Field Superintendent / Scheduler / Service Technician

Ability to increase the quality, timeliness, and profitability of our floor installations.

Ability to enhance the service experience for our customers.

  • Scheduling
  • Training
  • Timely completions of installations
  • Productivity
  • Service work

Creating an environment of feedback and consequences for our installers to improve our installations.

Required Skill Set

  • Proven people management ability
  • Excellent communication skills – verbal & written
  • Knowledge of word processing and spreadsheet software applications (MS Word, MS Excel, and MS Outlook);

Application Process:

Email resume/cover letter to John Laurie: john.laurie@jacklauriegroup.com
Phone: 260.433.2837

posted: October 20, 2016

MITSCH DESIGN – PROJECT DESIGNER
Mitsch Design

Project Designer

Mitsch Design is always looking for the best of the best – individuals who are team players with outstanding talent, a positive spirit, and who have their sights set on achieving exceptional standards. Sound like you? Mitsch Design would love to hear from you!

Required Experience / Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Interior Design Degree or equivalent technical institute training from accredited institution.
  • Minimum 1-3 years experience in the architectural/interior design industry.
  • Professional working knowledge of AutoCAD, Revit, and Microsoft Office Suite
  • Experience in multi-family housing and corporate projects is desired.
  • Highly Creative.
  • Ability to create conceptual design ideas
  • Create Design Development and Construction Documents, following company drawing standards.
  • Able to work on multiple projects at the same time, and work comfortably and efficiently with tight schedules.

Application Process:

Email resume to Michele Kelly: mkelly@mitschdesign.com

posted: October 24, 2016

MITSCH DESIGN – PROCUREMENT DESIGNER
Mitsch Design

Procurement Designer

Mitsch Design is always looking for the best of the best – individuals who are team players with outstanding talent, a positive spirit, and who have their sights set on achieving exceptional standards. Sound like you? Mitsch Design would love to hear from you!

Required Experience / Qualifications

  • Minimum 3-5 years experience in the commercial furniture industry.
  • Professional working knowledge of AutoCAD, CAP 2020/Worksheet, and Microsoft Office Suite
  • Strong manufacturer relationships and knowledge of open lines.
  • Open minded, bring creative solutions to issues, and strong strategic thinking.
  • Ability to understand and interpret conceptual furniture design ideas and customer needs to recommend appropriate furniture solutions.
  • Able to work on multiple projects at the same time, and work comfortably and efficiently with tight schedule.
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of furniture products.
  • Experience creating and auditing specifications and quotes.
  • Analyze and review manufacturer quotes for accuracy.
  • Detail and numbers oriented.
  • Process customer orders accurately and create manufacturer purchase orders.
  • Answer customer queries regarding furniture products.
  • Coordinate and attend furniture delivery and installations, ensuring product arrives in a timely manner.
  • Provide outstanding customer services before and after the sale.

Application Process:

Email resume to Michele Kelly: mkelly@mitschdesign.com

posted: October 24, 2016

GODBY HEARTH & HOME – FIREPLACE INSTALLER

Godby Hearth & Home

Fireplace Installer

Godby Hearth & Home seeks a Fireplace Installer in order to meet growing customer demands.  Previous fireplace installation experience and/or 3 or more years construction experience as a framer, roofer, HVAC, plumbing, or remodeling background required.

Godby has established itself as the destination for high quality products and service unparalleled in the residential construction industry. We employ only full-time, year-round employees (no contractors or subs) in order to provide the highest level of sales, installation, and service to our customers.  Employment benefits include paid vacations, ongoing technical and vendor training, and competitive pay package.  Salary: $15 – $25 per hour depending on experience.

Candidates must have a positive, can do attitude, strong customer service and communication skills, be attentive to details, and be able to meet deadlines.  Candidates must also be able to work independently or as part of a team.

For full details and to apply, visit http://www.godbyhearth.com/join-our-team/

posted: October 24, 2016

GODBY HEARTH & HOME – FIREPLACE SERVICE TECHNICIAN

Godby LOGO

Fireplace Service Technician

Godby Hearth & Home is currently seeking qualified individuals interested in joining the team as a Fireplace Service Technician. Previous experience in HVAC, plumbing, or fireplace service background preferred, but will consider training motivated, enthusiastic and hard-working individuals who consider customer service priority #1.

Godby has established itself as the destination for high quality products and service unparalleled in the residential construction industry. We employ only full-time, year-round employees (no contractors or subs) in order to provide the highest level of sales, installation, and service to our customers.  Employment benefits include paid vacations, ongoing technical and vendor training, and competitive pay package.  Starting Salary: $ 14 per hour (dependent on experience.)

Candidates must have a positive, can do attitude, strong customer service and communication skills, be attentive to details, and be able to meet deadlines.  Candidates must also be able to work independently or as part of a team.

For full details and to apply, visit http://www.godbyhearth.com/join-our-team/

posted: October 24, 2016