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Friday, August 17, 2018

IDSA Events in September 2018

UNT's Interior Design Student Alliance (IDSA) combines three professional organizations (ASID, IIDA, and NEWH) into one student organization to help bridge the gap between students and professionals. Being a part of IDSA will provide interior design students with a way to acquire and develop personal and professional relationships that benefit its members during their education. The relationships made will be invaluable for students' professional career.

IDSA Events in September 2018

Sarah Love
IDSA President

Thursday, August 16, 2018

ID Students Won METROCON18 Design Charrette

Congratulations!
UNT Interior Design student, Shane Smith’s team won the First Prize of METROCON18 Design Charrette. Another UNT ID student, CeCelia Rivera’s team is awarded as Second Place. Please visit the Design Charrette webpage for more detail.

Very Left: Shane Smith

Very Left: CeCelia Rivera


Wednesday, August 15, 2018

2018 Young Apprentice Award

The Dallas Design District is now calling for entries for the 2018/2019 Apprentice Scholarship, awarded to an apprentice that has been going above and beyond in their workplace, providing an innovative and imaginative mindset, and encompassing the District’s desire to promote and encourage the flow of creativity and passion within young minds.

Please visit the link below for more details.

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Moore Design Group in Dallas Hiring Entry Designers

Moore Design Group is looking for one or two part-time or full-time designers as immediate needs. Moore Design Group has won multiple awards and earned recognition for their
innovative and forward‐looking interior design. It is a boutique interior design firm, specializing in multi‐family projects. Compensation commensurate with experience.

Qualifications:
Sophomore or higher
Some travel opportunities
Reliable transportation required

Responsibilities:
The successful candidate(s) will have opportunities to experience an interior design practice from the inside. Depending on your capabilities, the work may include researching finishes, visiting showrooms, interacting with product representatives, modeling in Sketchup, running errands, and assisting with interior installations.

Expectations:
‐ 20 hours or more per week
‐ Experience with AutoCAD, SketchUp, and/or Photoshop in a PC environment is a plus, not required
‐ Some travel opportunities
‐ Reliable transportation required

Please contact Mark Talbot

Mark Talbot
Moore Design Group
2111 Clark Street, Suite A
Dallas, Texas 75204
214-651-7100 x 101

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Deborah Walker and Associates in Dallas Hiring Design Assistant

Deborah Walker and Associates is hiring a design assistant as an immediate need. This position is a full-time position and good for a senior level or recently graduated Interior Design student. The firm is a high-end residential firm, but do work on some commercial projects. They are updating their website and you may look at their Instagram to see some more recent work @deborahwalker.interiors

Here is the link to the Job description:

Erin Stockmeyer
Junior designer • Project manager
Deborah Walker + Associates
154 Glass Street, Suite 108
Dallas, TX 75207
Office: 214.521.9637
Fax: 214.521.9638

Monday, July 23, 2018

Tarrant County College Hiring Coordinator of Interior Design

Tarrant County College is hiring a Coordinator of Interior Design as a full time position. The Coordinator of Interior Design provides project coordination, design and support to the Manager of Interior Design and the Director of Facilities Planning and Development for district wide interior design, planning, furniture and move coordination activities. Please visit the link below for more details.


Patti Bass
Senior Manager of Interior Design
Tarrant County College District
Real Estate and Facilities
5450 N. Riverside Dr.
Fort Worth, TX 76137
817-515-6134

Sunday, July 22, 2018

CHRISTIAN WALKER DESIGN Looking for Entry Level for Residential Interior Design

Christian Walker Design in Las Colinas is looking for an entry-level designer for residential interior design as an immediate need. Approx. 20 hours per week, contract basis, at $10 per hour.

Skills:
Auto Cad experience is helpful
Photoshop experience is preferred
Excel, Word, ect.
Willingness to learn
Professional and punctual

Job Description:
- Visit Showrooms to procure samples in Dallas/FW area
- Entering order information, and tracking
- Working with all vendors for custom furniture
- Working with contractors and installers, movers and industry professionals at all aspects of project completion
- Correspondence with clients, contractors and vendors
- Assist on selections and design development as necessary

Please contact Christian for this postion.

Christian Walker, M. Arch
Christian Walker Design 
interior design | architecture | custom furniture
817.501.2955

Saturday, July 14, 2018

LEED GA Prep Workshop Summer 2018

2.5 Days – Weekend Intensive (August 3rd through 5th) at Denton campus
Instructor: Deborah Fuller, RID, IIDA, LEED AP BD+C, ID+C
8/3, Friday Evening 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
8/4, Saturday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
8/5, Sunday 8:00 AM 5:00 PM

Department of Design offers a LEED GA Prep course to interior design students and alumni with NO cost. It will be an intensive weekend course from August 3rd, Friday through 5th, Sunday, at Denton campus. This course is an extracurricular course offering with no credit and no documentation on the official UNT transcript.

Please respond your confirmation of attendance to Phillip Park at Phillip.park@unt.edu no later than July 15th. No walk-in without confirmation will be accepted.

LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is the most widely used green building rating system in the world. LEED certification is a globally recognized symbol of sustainability achievement. The LEED Green Associate credential designates individuals who have a documented, up-to-date understanding of the most current green building principles and practices. This course is for UNT Interior Design students and fully meets the LEED Green Associate exam’s eligibility requirements.

Instructor Bio:
Deborah Fuller is a registered interior designer, a member of a professional organization, IIDA (International Interior Design Association), and a LEED AP BD+C (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Accredited Professional, Building Design + Construction Guide).

Deborah has taught many LEED courses over the last 10 years. She developed the curriculum for HOK for LEED BD+C (Building Design and Construction Guide) and LEED ID+C (Interior Design and Construction), and created the LEED Green Associate material. She taught sustainability at Collin College and developed short documentaries about various sustainable issues. She involved numerous USGBC LEED projects and her career focuses on sustainability with extensive knowledge of interior and exterior finishes, materials, furniture and sustainable solutions for the creation of healthy environments.

Friday, July 13, 2018

Apprentice Program at My Flooring Texas

We have a 2 year Apprentice Program that provides a base salary of $40k in their first year coupled with a guaranteed raise to $50k in their second year. After 2 years they will be eligible for a productivity-based compensation plan that will easily have them earning much more with a legitimate opportunity to join our seasoned veteran salespeople that earn over $100k. They will be trained to learn the entire aspect of the retail flooring business. They will have multiple potential paths to pursue upon the completion of the 2 year program within our company – professional retail sales, professional outside sales, sales management, operations management, marketing/merchandising, and other future opportunities. Our company has showrooms located in North Texas (Denton & Flower Mound) as well as Houston (7 stores throughout the Greater Houston market). We are one of the Top 30 Specialty Retail Flooring companies in the nation and a member of the largest Flooring Cooperative in the world (CCA Global Partners).

We prefer candidates with zero flooring industry experience. The ideal candidate has a passion to learn, grow, and focus on building a career. Their primary role during the 2 year program will be retail sales; so they need to be comfortable in that arena. We offer terrific benefits (comprehensive healthcare, Simple IRA, generous paid time off, etc.) and an encouraging environment that will allow someone to learn a very rewarding industry that will ultimately expose them to several long term career options; even beyond our company.

Those who are interested in this position, please contact Valerie Sandoval, Human Relations Manager and Director of Accounting at vsandoval@myflooringtexas.com

My Flooring Texas, LLC
Xpress Floors| My Flooring America | ProSource Wholesale
www.myflooringamerica.com


Saturday, June 30, 2018

Pearl Residential in Dallas Hiring Entry-Level Interior Designer

Pearl Residential is a residential interior design firm in Dallas, TX. The firm is looking for a full time or part-time entry-level interior designer as an immediate need. 30-40 hours per week.

Duties
  • Help to maintain material resource library and project finish binders
  • Coordinate with project team members/designers to create interior finish plans, floor patterning plans, details and construction documents
  • Help develop material and finish palettes for various projects; understanding of application, use and durability
  • Assist with creating customer budgets, obtain quotes, and place orders
  • Develop 3D conceptual models to communicate design intent (Sketch Up experience required)
  • Create digital material and finish boards for various projects
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree from a 4 – year CIDA accredited interior design program.
  • Have advanced skills in CAD, Sketch Up, and Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Be a strong communicator, and have great presentation and people skills.
  • Have a passion for creative design solutions and problem solving.
  • Possess well‐developed visualization skills and be able to convey intent of ideas easily and quickly, both verbally and visually.
Anyone interested can contact Alexis directly.

Alexis Pearl
Pearl Residential
469‐223‐2230

Friday, June 29, 2018

Aram Ataei Awarded NEWH Scholarships

UNT Interior Design student, Aram Ataei received the 2018 NEWH Scholarship of $6,000 "For Outstanding Academic Studies in Interior Design” and the 2018 Turner A. Duncan "Live With Passion" Memorial Scholarship of $3,000.

Center: Aram Ataei

Second from left: Aram Ataei

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

JCI Hiring Entry Level Interior Designer

Jones Commercial Interiors, a leader in commercial design, is currently interviewing individuals to fill an entry level Interior Designer position.  This challenging and fast paced Interior Designer position will require a personable candidate with a four year Degree in Interior Design or Interior Architecture from an accredited university with 1-5 years’ experience in the Interior Design field.

The candidate must be proficient in AutoCAD and have the ability to create design concepts and continue the development through all design phases. The candidate should have extremely strong inter-personal skills, have the ability to multi-task, work in a team environment, become self-sufficient, and possess knowledge of basic ADA/TAS and building codes. JCI offers a team oriented atmosphere, provides a creative environment and strives to be completely dedicated to client service.

Health, Dental & Vision Benefits - Flexible Hours – Short/Long Term Disability Benefit – NCIDQ Scholarships – Charity Involvement - Mentoring

Email Resumes to the below:

Tiffany Perez
Director of Operations
Jones Commercial Interiors
3900 Willow Street, Suite 150
Dallas, TX 75226
O: 972.690.3400 Ext. 118

Monday, June 25, 2018

Sarah Love’s Team Project Awarded from IIDA NEOCON 2018

The UNT Interior Design program was represented this year at Neocon in Chicago. Sarah Love, an upcoming senior, along with teammates from several different states across the country, took home both the Neocon People’s Choice Award and an Honorable Mention at the IIDA Neocon Charette 2018 with their design project “Working Well,” a project that explored the requirements of creating a multifunctional maker’s space that celebrated the spirit of Neocon.

Very left: Sarah Love

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Gabrielle Hundley Awarded NEWH Scholarship

UNT Interior Design student, Gabrielle Hundley received the NEWH Scholarship of $7000. She attended the NEWH Award Ceremony and delivered a speech on barrier-free design.

Center: Gabrielle Hundley

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Administrative Assistant Position

Platinum Homes by Mark Molthan in Dallas is a high-end residential company and currently looking for an assistant as an immediate need to help with some administrative work. Part-time paid (20 – 30 hours) and potential full time.

Skills for the position:
Excel required and AutoCAD preferred

Responsibilities of the position:
- Data entry for design selections
- Updates on change orders for our construction management system
- Picking up and returning samples to showrooms
- Ordering tile/counter tops/lighting/hardware/plumbing/furniture
- Coordinating deliveries with our warehouse manager
- Keeping furniture organized in our warehouse
- Checking on ETA’s of all ordered material
- Creating invoices for furniture orders
- Help with tile drawings when needed

Anyone interested can contact Whitney directly.

Whitney Askew
Platinum Homes by Mark Molthan
7001 Preston Rd., Suite 230
Dallas, TX 75205
Phone: 682-429-3476

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Bill Morgan’s MFA Exhibition & Graduation

Congratulations!

William “Bill” Morgan has earned his MFA degree in May 2018. His MFA Exhibition regarding Mapping Violence in School: Spatial Attributes of Violence was held from May 7th through May 9th, 2018 in the Sculpture Critique Gallery at Lightwell. The purpose of this research is to investigate public school student’s perception of safety relative to educational facility environments. His research study presentation has been accepted from Environmental Design Research Association (EDRA) 49 conference from June 6 through 9th in Oklahoma City, OK. Bill and Dr. Park will present the study on June 7th at the conference.

From left: Dr. Phillip Park and William “Bill” Morgan



Friday, May 4, 2018

Freelance CAD & Administrative Work Available

Towne + Main Interiors is looking for a freelancer to do CAD work and administrative tasks. This is not an employment opportunity yet but could qualify as internship hours if needed. It is hourly opportunity dealing with residential, multi‐family and healthcare projects in DFW area. Interior Design junior or senior student is preferred.

Interested applicants, send Resume and slides showing CAD skills to:

Heather C. Redding
Founder, Principal Interior Designer
Towne + Main Interiors
469.286.8783

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Huckabee in Plano Seeking Interior Design Associate

Huckabee is one of the fastest growing architectural / engineering firms in the nation and one of the top firms dedicated to education. Currently, our Plano office is accepting resumes for talented Interior Design Associate with entry level experience working in the commercial architectural field to join our team.

Please visit the link for more details and application: