Sunrise Senior Living Design Associate II ( Senior Interior Designer) in McLean, Virginia
"Sunrise is the best place that I've ever worked, simply because of the people. We provide quality care in an environment that feels like home. Our focus is doing what’s right for the resident. For me, that’s a big breath of fresh air."
- Sunrise Leader
Sunrise Senior Living’s unique resident-centered services are delivered by a team trained to encourage independence, preserve dignity, enable freedom of choice and protect the privacy of each resident. This approach enables us to continue championing quality of life for all seniors—it’s been our mission since 1981 and it’s what has made Sunrise Senior Living the premier provider of senior living services. Although there now are more than 315 Sunrise communities throughout the United States, in Canada, and in the United Kingdom, every location holds true to the vision on which the company was founded .
Sunrise’s Design Group has an immediate need for an experienced Interior Designer at it corporate office location in McLean, VA (Tysons Corner).
RESPONSIBILITIES & QUALIFICATIONS
Learn and understand the Sunrise brand standards and signature design elements and how to incorporate them into the design of projects
Learn and gain an understanding of floor plans and how to produce furniture layouts and space planning within Sunrise signature standards
Product selection to create and furnish the space including finishes, furniture, accessories, drapery, lighting and other interior elements
Managing reselections of product when necessary
Proper management and entry of data into budgets and responsible for lower level approvals of product cost by predetermined project budgets, and the proper adherence to that budget
Managing daily and weekly task to meet established deadlines for the design team and department
Create detailed furniture specifications and fabric/finish selections
Create detailed drawing documents for inclusion in design packages for construction and installation of materials and finishes
Review of shop drawings and submittals by trades for accuracy to the intended design
Compiling of details and specification, use of Excel and acrobat to create installation guides and design presentation using standard templates
Data entry into our software systems for processing, and data entry into Microsoft programs for tracking and updating/sharing information for other team members
Communicate clearly and effectively, with design team and those we design for at Sunrise Senior Living (vendors, contractors, service providers, Sunrise team members, and residents)
Working in a design department resources /vendor library to receive exposer to appropriate products in the healthcare field and some organization and ordering of samples
Designing within the healthcare codes and laws while adhering to brand standards
Attendance and participation in vendor, department and team meetings, and when appropriate, other larger Sunrise CSO meetings, gleaning from them new information to better the product or production of the design department
Ability to participate in some travel (throughout the US and Canada) and assist in installation of products, site assessments, or construction management
Bachelor’s degree in interior design from an accredited college or university
Three to seven years of experience of related work experience. This position is mid level.
Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Adobe
Understanding of floor plans and how to produce construction documents, furniture layouts, and space planning
Familiaritywith technical design aspects and industry standards
Creativity to design and adhere to varying types of budgets
Ability to combine all selections to create cohesive designs when working in conditions
Excellent time management skills as we frequently work on more than one project at a time under demanding deadlines
Ability to work in an open workspace and in a team environment
High attention to detail and organization
Ability to work under pressure of multiple deadlines and in a fast-paced environment
Sunrise maintains a drug-free work environment and all offers of employment with Sunrise are conditioned on submitting to and successfully completing and passing a drug and alcohol test.
Sunrise Senior Living has championed quality of life in senior care for more than 30 years. We believe team members are our greatest resource and are looking for people who share our commitment to provide quality care for seniors and their families. It's no surprise that many of the world's leading experts in Senior Living entrust their career to Sunrise.
At Sunrise, you will…
Make a Difference Every Day
We are passionate about our mission — to champion quality of life for all seniors. We deliver high-quality care with a personal touch and encourage our residents to enjoy life to the fullest.
Be Part of a Uniquely Supportive Community
The care-focused environment we create for residents extends to our team members. We offer programs, rewards, and benefits to help you live your best.
Ignite Your Potential
We believe potential has no limits. We offer best-in-class leadership development programs designed to grow our leaders. We are committed to helping our team members achieve their career goals.
Location : Name Community Support Office
Job ID 2018-74920
Sunrise Senior Living is an Equal Opportunity Employer.