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].

GODBY HEARTH & HOME – WAREHOUSE SUPERVISOR

Godby Hearth & Home seeks a Warehouse Supervisor for our west side retail store at 7904 Rockville Rd. Indianapolis, IN 46214.   Previous warehouse experience is not required. General construction knowledge is a plus. In-house training by current staff is provided for all product categories.

Godby has established itself as the destination for high quality products and services in the residential construction industry. We employ full-time, year-round employees (no contractors or subs) in order to provide the high level of sales, installation and service to our customers.  Our customers include new construction, remodeling and direct retail.  The majority our growth comes from referral and repeat business from our satisfied customers.  We promote a working team environment where everyone supports each other’s efforts.

Who We Are Looking For

This is not your typical warehouse position.  We consider our warehouse to be a key area to the success of our day to day operations. You will be the primary person providing information to sales, purchasing, scheduling and installation personnel. You will be the hub of our “operational wheel”. We want a forward thinker who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment and has a desire to continue to get better. You will report directly to the company’s Chief Operation Officer. Strong written/verbal communication will be critical to your success. Your challenge will be to maintain attention to the day-to-day detail tasks, while simultaneously overseeing strategic planning projects. The position has tremendous growth potential for someone who continually seeks new challenges.

The Job

This position will be a supervisor role over at least one staff person. In addition, you will physically perform activities in the warehouse. You will be the hub of communication regarding product movement in and out of the warehouse. All departments will be relying on your information to plan installation of product for our customers. Enhancement of inventory tracking procedures throughout the company will be one of the early strategic plans. You will also need to input information into the inventory software system. Ability to multi task both day-to-day and long-term projects will be critical to your success and growth with the company.

Responsibilities

    • Mechanically inclined
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Desire to continually learn
    • Proactive approach to problem solving
    • Organization and follow up skills to run the day-to-day operations
    • Able to executive a long term strategic plan without day-to-day supervision
    • Ability to supervise personnel and work well with other departments

Compensation and Benefits

This position is a year-round, full time (40 to 45 hours per week) commitment. Salary range is $17.00 to $20.00 per hour based upon experience and fit with the company. Benefits include major medical and ancillary plans, paid vacations, paid holidays, and employer match retirement plan.

This position has the potential to grow into other career opportunities within our company. We are looking for individuals who want a career working at Godby Hearth & Home. We will request completion of a “DISC Motivator Profile” by all applicants before we start the interview process.

Apply online today! http://www.godbyhearth.com/join-our-team/

posted: 7/18/18

WEDGEWOOD BUILDING COMPANY – DESIGN CONSULTANT ASSISTANT

Wedgewood Building Company specializes in building the finest custom homes in the Indianapolis area. We create a culture that promotes the most rewarding client experience. From beginning to end, together with our clients, we passionately and creatively discern the most exciting solutions for their lives. By harnessing creative energy and then taking that energy to exciting new levels in design, form and function, we raise the bar to higher levels each and every day. With a dynamic atmosphere, talented employees and a fresh, creative culture, Wedgewood Building Company looks to a very bright future!

This is an Administrative Design Assistant position to the Wedgewood Design Consultant team. You will have the opportunity to talk with vendors and design reps, and see the Wedgewood team in action on a daily basis. You will be immersed in a positive work environment with high energy and have the opportunity to grow in knowledge and skill in the Interior Design and Building industry.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Organize and process design studio selections for both homeowners and inventory homes
  • Assist in making inventory home design selections
  • Communicate with internal Wedgewood staff and outside vendors on homes under construction
  • Organize and update Design Studio product offerings
  • Order various samples as needed for Design Studio and/or homeowners

Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, the ideal candidate must be able to manage time efficiently in order to execute tasks given within a specified time frame. An interest in Interior Design and Building, emphasizing attention to detail and organization is a must for this position.

  • High School Diploma required, Bachelor’s Degree suggested or equivalent
  • Degree in Interior Design or working towards a degree  is desirable, but not required
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, including Power Point, Excel, and Word
  • Attention to detail, highly organized, and self‐motivated individual
  • Experience in the home building industry is a plus
  • The ability to work with a team and take direction

This is a part-time position, for 20-25 hours each week. (Hours can be flexible.) The position is based at 32 First St. NE, Carmel, IN 46032. The salary is $10.00 – $12.00 per hour.

To Apply

Candidates should apply by sending a resume and digital portfolio (or link) with attention to Jessica Marhoefer at [email protected].

posted: 7/13/18

GODBY HEARTH & HOME – INSIDE SALES CONSULTANT

Godby Hearth & Home seeks an Inside Sales Consultant for our west side retail store at 7904 Rockville Rd. Indianapolis, IN 46214.   Previous sales experience is not required. General construction knowledge is plus. In-house training by current staff is provided for all product categories.

Godby has established itself as the destination for high quality products and services in the residential construction industry. We employ full-time, year-round employees (no contractors or subs) in order to provide the high level of sales, installation, and service to our customers.  Our customers include new construction, remodeling and direct retail.  The majority our growth comes from referral and repeat business from our satisfied customers.  We promote a working team environment where everyone supports each other’s efforts.

Who We Are Looking For

This is not your typical sales position.  We want an independent thinker who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment and has a desire to continue to learn.  There will be significant direct communication with our customers so strong written/verbal communication is key.  Organization and ability to monitor multiple projects simultaneously is also critical.  The position has tremendous growth potential for someone who continually seeks new challenges.

The Job

This position has more of a focus as a consultant to the customers rather than a salesperson.  Your primary responsibility will be to provide the customer with enough information in order for them to make informed decisions.   This information includes the best product fit based upon product features, price point and their specific project application.   Clearly establishing the expectations for the customer up front will lead to a successful sales process. You will be the liaison for the customer throughout the process and communicate with other company personnel as situations or questions arise. This communication needs to be organized and proactive in nature.

Responsibilities

    • Assist customers with technical and operations questions
    • Maintain neat, professional, product displays
    • Make customer pre-sale and post-sale follow-up contacts
    • 5-day work week that includes Saturday, with a day off during the week
    • Work hours 9 AM to 6 PM M-F, 10 AM to 5 PM on Saturday. We are closed on all major holidays.
    • Sell big ticket items such as but not limited to:
      Fireplaces Shower Doors    Stoves
      Gas Logs Premium grills Fireplace Doors

Requirements

  • Solid with MS Word and Excel
  • Desire to continually learn
  • Ability to work well with others
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to perform work unsupervised
  • Proactive approach to problem solving
  • Organization and accuracy skills
  • Dependable
  • Awareness of what you do not know and willingness to ask for help

Compensation and Benefits

Salary range is $13.00 to $15.00 per hour based upon experience and fit with the company. Benefits include major medical and ancillary plans, paid vacations, paid holidays, and employer match retirement plan. This position has the potential to grow into other career opportunities within our company. We are looking for individuals who want a career working at Godby Hearth & Home. We will request completion of a “DISC Motivator Profile” by all applicants before we start the interview process.

Apply online today! http://www.godbyhearth.com/join-our-team/

posted: 7/11/18

GODBY HEARTH & HOME – PURCHASING ADMINISTRATOR

Godby Hearth & Home seeks a Purchasing Administrator for our west side retail store at 7904 Rockville Rd. Indianapolis, IN 46214.  Previous purchasing experience is not required. Strong Microsoft and network computer skills are a plus.  In-house training by current staff and supervisor will be provided for all job responsibilities.

Godby has established itself as the destination for high quality products and service in the residential construction industry. We employ full-time, year-round employees (no contractors or subs) in order to provide the high level of sales, installation, and service to our customers. Our customers include new construction, remodeling and direct retail.  The majority our growth comes from referral and repeat business from our satisfied customers.  We promote a working team environment where everyone supports each other’s efforts.

Who We Are Looking For

This is not your typical office administration position.  We want an independent thinker who enjoys working in a fast paced environment and has a desire to continue to learn.  There will be significant direct communication with our suppliers so strong written/verbal communication is key.  Organization and ability to monitor multiple projects simultaneously is also critical.  The position has tremendous growth potential for someone who continually seeks new challenges.

The Job

This position will be the administrative liaison between the Company and its material suppliers.  You will be the primary person responsible for preparing and monitoring purchase orders for our material suppliers.  These orders will consist of inventory stocking pre-season product and customer special orders. You will be the hub of communication for sales, warehouse and the installation team regarding timeline of product arrival. This communication needs to be organized and proactive in nature.

Required Skills

  • Solid with MS Word and Excel
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Desire to continually learn
  • Awareness of what you do not know and willingness to ask for help
  • Organization and accuracy skills
  • Proactive approach to problem solving
  • Able to perform work unsupervised
  • Ability to work well with others

Compensation and Benefits

This position is a full time 40 to 45 hours per week commitment.  Salary range is $13.00 to $15.00 per hour based upon experience and fit with the company. Benefits include major medical and ancillary plans, paid vacations, paid holidays, and employer match retirement plan.

This position has the potential to grow into other career opportunities within our company.  We are looking for individuals who want a career working at Godby Hearth & Home.  We will request completion of a “DISC Motivator Profile” by all applicants before we start the interview process.

Apply online today! http://www.godbyhearth.com/join-our-team/ 

posted: 7/11/18

GODBY HEARTH & HOME – SERVICE TECHNICIAN

Godby Hearth & Home seeks a Service Technician for our west side retail store at 7904 Rockville Rd. Indianapolis, IN 46214.  Previous fireplace experience is not required.  Strong mechanical aptitude and ability to work with your hands are a must. In-house training by current staff and supervisor will be provided for all job responsibilities.

Godby has established itself as the destination for high quality products and service in the residential construction industry. We employ full-time, year-round employees (no contractors or subs) in order to provide the high level of sales, installation, and service to our customers. Our customers include new construction, remodeling and direct retail.  The majority our growth comes from referral and repeat business from our satisfied customers.  We promote a working team environment where everyone supports each other’s efforts.

Who We Are Looking For

This is not your typical service technician position.  We consider our service technicians to be one of our strongest marketing assets.  You will be the primary person providing our customer with information related to the installation or repair of product. We want an independent thinker who enjoys working in a fast paced environment and has a desire to continue to learn.  There will be significant direct contact with our customers where strong written/verbal communication is key.  Attention to detail, organizational skills and follow up on multiple projects simultaneously is also critical.  The position has tremendous growth potential for someone who continually seeks new challenges.

The Job

This position will be a service technician for gas fireplaces and a liaison to all our customers.  You will be representing the company by consulting, installing and repairing gas fireplaces and related gas products. There is wide range of technology within our industry from millivolt pilot ignition systems to hot surface ignition systems.  Developing a high level of technical competency on this range of product will be critical to your success and growth with the company.

Required Skills

  • Mechanically inclined
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Desire to continually learn
  • Awareness of what you do not know and willingness to ask for help
  • Organization and follow up skills
  • Proactive approach to problem solving
  • Able to perform work unsupervised
  • Ability to work well with others

Compensation and Benefits

This position is a full time 40 to 45 hours per week commitment.  Salary range is $15.00 to $17.00 per hour based upon experience and fit with the company. Benefits include major medical and ancillary plans, paid vacations, paid holidays, and employer match retirement plan.

This position has the potential to grow into other career opportunities within our company.  We are looking for individuals who want a career working at Godby Hearth & Home.  We will request completion of a “DISC Motivator Profile” by all applicants before we start the interview process.

Apply online today! http://www.godbyhearth.com/join-our-team/ 

posted: 7/11/18

SHERWIN-WILLIAMS – PART-TIME COLOR CONSULTANTS

Part-time Color Consultants – 2 Locations

Sherwin-Williams company is hiring for two northside locations: Carmel/Westfield and Fishers-Geist/Noblesville. The Personal Color Consultant is responsible for supporting the sales efforts at multiple Sherwin-Williams paint stores by conducting in-home and on-site color consultations for retail and wholesale customers. The role will demonstrate superior knowledge of color science basics and terminology to determine customers’ needs and present appropriate colors, products and services. This position will develop and maintain strong relationships with existing customers through ongoing contact and generate new wholesale and retail customer referrals. The role will plan daily and monthly consultation activity and after each consultation, the position will outline next steps, complete all tracking and customer follow-up to ensure sales.The position will maintain working relationships with industry trade professionals and conduct decorative product and color seminar to customers as directed by Store Managers.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Associates Degree or Bachelors Degree in Interior design.
  • Ability to meet and exceed customers’ color coordination and product selection needs.
  • Prior decorative sales experience in areas of wallcovering and window treatments.
  • Customer service skills, including problem-solving and handling customer complaints.

For full position details visit: 

http://careers.sherwin-williams.com/careers

Posting #1800010P – Part-Time Personal Color Consultant – Noblesville/Fishers-Geist
Posting #180001SO – Part-Time Personal Color Consultant – Carmel/Westfield

posted: 3/26/18

RESTORATION HARDWARE – DESIGN ASSISTANT & DESIGN ASSOCIATE

Design Assistant

Design Assistants play an integral role in supporting key phases of a design project’s lifecycle in collaboration and partnership with the RH Design Atelier. They are innovators with an entrepreneurial spirit and a passion for building and maintaining relationships.

Click here for a full description and requirements listing for this position and to apply online.

Associate Designer

Associate Designers play an integral role in providing design services to walk-in clientele within an RH Gallery. They will work in collaboration and under the mentorship of the Gallery and Lead Designers. They are innovators with an entrepreneurial spirit and a passion for establishing and fostering relationships.

Click here for a full description and requirements listing for this position and to apply online.

posted: 3/1/18

MITSCH DESIGN – MARKETING INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

2018 Marketing Internship Description:

The Marketing intern will assist the organization in coordinating events, special marketing promotions, writing press releases, assist with photo shoots of spaces designed, assist on requests for proposals, website updates and social media

Compensation: Unpaid

Schedule: 20-30 hours per week, schedule flexible

Responsibilities:

  • Assist in generating content social media platforms
  • Draft and distribute press releases
  • Support events hosted by Mitsch Design
  • Conduct updates on mitschdesign.com
  • Assist in day-to-day support functions with business manager

Ideal Candidate has:

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Creative ability and graphic design capability
  • Knowledge of Photoshop and/or IN Design
  • Knowledge of social media platforms and blogging software
  • Desire to work in a high energy and creative environment

The ideal candidates are enthusiastic multi-taskers, organized and detail-oriented; have strong communication skills, including good phone skills; are passionate and creative.

Application Process:

Email a resume and cover letter to Michele Kelly at [email protected]

posted: 1/12/18

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 (FULL-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

Application Process:

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

posted: 11/14/17

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

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 [email protected]raperystreet.com

posted: October 21, 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: [email protected]

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: [email protected]

posted: October 24, 2016