Senior Interior Designer

Toronto, Ontario /
Interior Design /
Full Time - Hybrid
About Clearspace

Our mission at Clearspace is to make better spaces available to more people. We are disrupting the commercial real estate industry by reimagining how offices are designed, built and delivered. As a construction-tech startup built by a group of industry outsiders, we have developed solutions to materially reduce the cost of and simplify commercial construction. We work with Canada's largest landlords and have been involved in a number of Toronto's largest office transactions. You’ll work with an incredible team of smart, driven individuals to re-think how office space is delivered. Join us, as we change an industry and make awesome workplaces accessible to more companies.

About the Opportunity

    • Own the design elements of a project from kick-off to completion
    • Develop and execute Innovative design concepts that are impactful and aligned with project framework, client program and budget needs.
    • Participate in client presentations and actively build relationships with clients through the project process
    • Supervise the preparation of presentation materials for client review
    • Mentor and Train junior Designers to develop and maintain Permit Drawings, Tender Drawings and Construction Drawings for ongoing projects, including plans, elevations, sections and schedules.
    • Coordinate with internal teams, clients, consultants, and others key to the project Interface with construction team during tender and construction
    • Facilitate training and and onboarding of new designers and ongoing development of current junior designers through supportive mentorship.
    • Keep current with innovative and forward-thinking design including research on products and materials

About You

    • 7+ years of experience in Interior Design. NCIDQ Certification is a strong asset. However the ability to be registered is also be considered.
    • A Bachelor’s of Interior Design or a related field from an accredited institution Proficiency in AutoCAD, Illustrator, or similar design software
    • Knowledge of building codes, standards and building structures
    • Able to engage in creative and critical thought to interpret sketches, drawings, program and other similar material
    • Understanding of client's expectations of deliverables at different phases of projects including construction documents.
    • Knowledge of office and workplace design (ideally some work experience)
    • A strong track record in delivering exceptional client service by maximizing results and driving high performance from people, while also fostering collaboration across businesses and borders
    • Strong leadership, organizational and relationship-management skills
    • Excellent communication skills (interpersonal and written) with the ability to collaborate with team members in a multi-disciplined environment
About The Way We Work

An inclusive working environment and a vibrant company culture are at the heart of Clearspace.

These values describe who we are as Clearspacers.
Integrity First - We do the right thing, even when no one is watching.
Grit - We don’t give up when it’s tough. We get back up after we fail.
Treat People Well - We build relationships based on respect and transparency. We don’t work with assholes.
80/20 - We focus on the things that matter. We don’t sweat the small stuff.
Continuous Improvement - We push our limits to be better. We are never complacent.

Clearspace is an equal opportunity employer strongly committed to diversity and inclusion. We currently employ a hybrid work model to offer our team choice and flexibility to accomplish their best work. Join us and build something incredible!