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 [email protected].

Part-Time Guest Relations

The Indiana Design Center is looking for a part-time member to join the concierge team and manage the visitor experience. This person should be a self-starter, engaging, outgoing, relationship-builder with a strong interest in hospitality and home design.

Key Responsibilities

  • Greet visitors enthusiastically and acquaint them with building offerings.
  • Understand IDC businesses and get to know staff and owners personally.
  • Assist with event logistics when IDC hosts functions.
  • Engage visitors in doing business with Indiana Design Center merchants and designers.
  • Walk the building twice daily to troubleshoot any cleaning/maintenance issues.
  • Maintain stock and keep concierge desk orderly.
  • Manage maintenance requests when necessary.

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Excellent written and oral communicator
  • Event planning experience
  • Service in leadership positions
  • Knowledge of social media platforms
  • Experience or education in marketing, event planning or interior design preferred
  • Ability to lift 35 lbs.

Minimum hours are part-time; Saturday 10AM-3PM and flexible on weekdays, equaling approximately 10 hours per week with availability to staff special evening or weekend events.

Application Process: Email resume and cover letter to Amy Mehall, IDC Marketing Manager: [email protected].

posted: 9/28/2022

Design Director

Our amazing firm is growing rapidly. We are looking for an experienced, talented, and organized Design Director to join our creative team. This individual will play a key role in leading the design team, leading projects, sourcing materials, ensuring deadlines are met, and each project is a huge success!

 

Responsibilities:

  • Leads all projects working closely with owner, Amanda Lantz
  • Develops, inspires, and leads the design team
  • Develops strategic design plans with projected timelines
  • Oversees and executes the full design process, from initial sketch through the start of production
  • Works with minor oversight to perform assignments including conceptual design, schematic
    design, design development, space planning and construction documentation
  • Attends client meetings, when needed, to discuss design requirements for new constructions and
    alterations and discuss project details; participates in team meetings
  • Gathers necessary measurements, dimensions and other routine calculations for design layouts
  • Performs daily/weekly work in AutoCAD and REVIT
  • Interacts with architects and designers to exchange ideas and provide support
  • Ensures all vital information and documentation is recorded and maintained throughout each
    project, communicates effectively and professionally with team, client, vendors and contractors
  • Sources building and project materials
  • Produces mood, material and design presentations independently or with minimal supervision
  • Ensures that items have been ordered in a timely fashion and are checked in to the desired
    location, based on project
  • Actively participates in installs when needed
  • Upholds strong and professional relationships with vendors, clients, and team members
  • Provides extensive and rapid-fire knowledge of vendors, materials, and resources to the team
  • Wildly creative and pushes the boundaries!

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Interior Design, Interior Architecture, Design or related field
  • Three to five years of professional/senior design experience preferred
  • Formulates designs which are practical, aesthetic and conducive to intended purposes
  • Advanced in AutoCAD
  • Advanced in Revit
  • Extremely versed in materials, surfaces, furniture systems and specifications
  • Extremely knowledgeable with architectural details
  • Advanced in developing design concepts
  • Background in design software (Studio Designer is the system we use)
  • Able to develop or obtain external architectural and engineering resources
  • Excellent time and people management, communication, collaboration and ability to manage
    multiple projects and deadlines at one time, in addition to working independently
  • Able to provide work examples and/or portfolio of personal work experience
  • Able to resolve complex design and communication issues
  • Able to accommodate some regional and domestic travel (minimal)

Other and Compensation:

  • Hours: Mostly Monday – Friday, 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Location of position: Carmel, IN (in-person)
  • Wage: Extremely competitive salary (based on skill level)
  • Health Benefits: Medical, Dental and Vision insurance available
  • Other Benefits: 401K (after one full year)
  • PTO: To be discussed with owner, plus major holidays are paid time off

Interested in applying for this position?

Please email: [email protected] with your resume, a link to your work/portfolio, and a brief intro about yourself in the body of your email. (If you’d really like to “wow” us, send us a short video of yourself – we would love to see your true personality shine!)

lantzcollective.com – follow us on Instagram, Facebook, and TikTok!

posted: 9/15/2022

Junior or Senior Designer

Our incredible company is growing rapidly and is looking for a talented, organized, and skilled designer to join our creative team. This key position plays an important role in the full design process, per client, per project. Thank you in advance for reviewing the list of responsibilities and qualifications.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Executes full design process, from initial sketch through the start of production
  • Works independently or with minor oversight to perform assignments including conceptual
    design, schematic design, design development, space planning and construction documentation
  • Extremely versed in Revit and CAD
  • Produces mood, material and design presentations independently or with minimal supervision
  • Participates in client meetings and internal team meetings
  • Actively participates in installs when needed
  • Upholds strong and professional relationships with vendors, clients and team members
  • Provides extensive and rapid-fire knowledge of vendors and resources to the team
  • Wildly creative and pushes the boundaries!
  • Provides leadership skills and is actively involved in assisting fellow team members to reach
    deadlines

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Interior Design, Interior Architecture, Design or related field
  • Professional license as an Interior Designer in the state of Indiana and/or United States
  • At least three years of professional design experience preferred
  • Formulates designs which are practical, aesthetic and conducive to intended purposes
  • Advanced in CAD
  • Advanced in Revit
  • Extremely versed in furniture systems and specifications
  • Extremely knowledgeable regarding materials
  • Extremely skilled in developing design concepts
  • Background in design software (Studio Designer is the system we use)
  • Able to develop external engineering resources
  • Excellent time management, communication, collaboration and ability to manage multiple
    projects and deadlines, in addition to work independently
  • Able to provide work examples and/or portfolio of personal work experience – also if you are
    able to submit a short video introducing yourself along with your resume and work examples,
    we would love to see your true personality!
  • Ability to accommodate some regional and domestic travel

Other and Compensation:

  • Hours: Mostly Monday – Friday, 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Location of position: Carmel, IN
  • Wage: Competitive (and based on skill level)
  • Health Benefits: Medical, Dental and Vision insurance available
  • Other Benefits: 401K (after one full year)
  • PTO: To be discussed with owner

Interested in applying for this position?

Please email: [email protected] with your resume, a link to your work/portfolio, and a brief intro about yourself in the body of your email. (If you’d really like to “wow” us, send us a short video of yourself – we would love to see your true personality shine!)

lantzcollective.com – follow us on Instagram, Facebook, and TikTok!

posted: 9/12/2022

Sales/Design Associate

 

Griffon Decorative Fabrics, Inc. is hiring a Sales/Design Associate in our Carmel showroom.

 

  • Able to coordinate home upholstery and drapery fabrics
  • Customer service oriented
  • Math skills to figure yardage and write up sales tickets
  • Computer Windows knowledge
  • Help with social media
  • QuickBooks and MS Excel basic skills
  • Ability to lift bolts of fabric

About us: Griffon Decorative Fabrics is a locally-owned home decor store that has been providing quality decorative fabrics and custom services for over 28 years in Carmel, IN. Owner Susan Hill, along with her team, have degrees in interior design and have worked in the design industry for many years.

We have a great inventory of in-stock fabrics & trim at great bolt pricing and an extensive library of custom order fabrics & trims.

Please call Susan at 317.432.2060.

posted: 1/25/22

Design Intern

Compass Design, LLC & Home ReVisions, LLC, an interior design partnership, are seeking an intern to assist with ongoing projects and the behind the scenes of interior design. Interior Design students currently enrolled in a design program are preferred.

Applicants must be ready to learn, be adaptable, manage their time efficiently, and assist in any task. The internship will include unpacking items, CAD, shopping trips, field measures, assisting with client meetings, drawing/sketching, furniture and fabric selections, and many other activities related to Interior Design. We are looking for someone who is motivated and excited to be part of a team. We are located in Indianapolis at 8515 Cedar Place Drive, Suite 107, in the Nora area.

Application Process: email cover letter, resume, and portfolio to Stacy Thompson at [email protected].

posted: 9/07/21

Advertising Sales Professional

Sophisticated LivingSophisticated Living Indianapolis is looking for an experienced advertising sales professional to add its sales team. If you’re motivated by working on a commission basis, a six-figure income is very realistic with us.

Please contact editor-in-chief Jeffrey Cohen at 317.565.4555 for more information.

posted: 8/18/2021