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Interior Designer

IBI Group

IBI Group

Houston, TX, USA
Posted on Monday, June 17, 2024

Company Description

Arcadis is the world's leading company delivering sustainable design, engineering, and consultancy solutions for natural and built assets. We are more than 36,000 people, in over 70 countries, dedicated to improving quality of life. Everyone has an important role to play. With the power of many curious minds, together we can solve the world’s most complex challenges and deliver more impact together.

Job Description

Our Global Architecture & Urbanism Division combines the expertise of IBI’s Buildings and Placemaking practice, our Places’ capabilities, and CRTKL’s multi-sector design leadership to offer a diverse range of solutions focusing on human-centric design, sustainability, and technology.

Join our team as an Interior Designer specializing in K-12 Education design projects.

At Arcadis, you will be an integral member of a diverse network of design professionals who value collaboration, fresh insight, and bold talent. You will also be part of a sought-after culture that supports dynamic career advancement and prizes work/life balance.

Role accountabilities:

Our Houston office is seeking an Interior Designer to join our team! The ideal candidate will thrive in a collaborative environment and have an interest in educational design projects We are looking for a creative, organized, and self-motivated individual who is a self-starter and can work both independently and as part of a team. The candidate should possess strong oral and written communication skills, as well as excellent presentation and documentation abilities.

A solid understanding of finish materials, furniture, FF&E, and applicable reference standards is essential. The candidate must demonstrate knowledge of building and accessibility codes/standards and be capable of delegating tasks, mentoring, and training intermediate and junior designers.

The ability to multi-task, follow through on assignments, and meet deadlines is crucial. Additionally, strong organizational, time management, analytical, and problem-solving skills are required. The ideal candidate will be highly collaborative and an excellent team player, with a strong willingness to learn and grow within the role.

You will work on:

  • Individuals will work in all aspects of design – programming, space planning, material selections/specifications, construction documents and furniture selection/specification
  • Participate in the selection and presentation of furniture, furniture systems, fabrics, equipment (FF&E), color palettes, and lighting. Actively participate in the construction document process
  • Meets with finish and furniture vendors
  • Participates in meetings and can present to clients.
  • Manage multiple projects to deliver all phases of the project
  • Demonstrate a clear understanding of the architectural design process and how to effectively integrate interior elements and concepts with minimal supervision
  • Review preliminary space plans and design concepts to ensure code, accessibility, and functional requirements are met
  • Review shop drawings and submittals
  • Produce innovative design concepts that meet the client and project needs while also respecting the project budget
  • Contribute to and develop solutions to technical and design problems
  • Conceptualize and describe design ideas through 3D visualization, including graphics


Qualifications & Experience:


  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree in Interior Design
  • 5 years’ relevant interior design experience
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
  • Experience with REVIT and AUTOCAD software


  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop and Illustrator) and Enscape

Additional Information

We can only achieve our goals when everyone is empowered to be their best. We believe everyone's contribution matters. It’s why we are pioneering a skills-based approach, where you can harness your unique experience and expertise to carve your career path and maximize the impact we can make together.

You’ll do meaningful work, and no matter what role, you’ll be helping to deliver sustainable solutions for a more prosperous planet. Make your mark, on your career, your colleagues, your clients, your life and the world around you.

Together, we can create a lasting legacy.

Our Commitment to Equality, Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging:

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we are proud to support the growth and equality of our people through initiatives like our Mentorship Program, Global Women’s Network, and Diversity & Inclusion Council. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of age, race, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

We request applicants submit a RESUME highlighting relevant work experience; please limit PDF files to 10MB. For design related roles, we also require a portfolio to review.
We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted

As part of Arcadis selection process, candidates may be requested to consent to background checks relevant to the role under consideration for, prior to receiving a job offer (as applicable under state law). These could include: work references, education and credential confirmation, employment verification, identity check, credit report, criminal offence, drug testing and driver’s license record.