AECOM Interior Designer in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
United Arab Emirates - Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi
Due to a strong pipeline of projects we may have an opening for an Interior Designer.
If you would like to be the first one to hear about this opportunity when it will arise, submit an expression of interest now and let’s stay in touch.
As an Interior Designer you would serve as a capable professional in an Interior design team, leading work on specific elements of a project with minimal direction and supervision of a Senior Interior Designer or designated senior team members.
BIM Model and Drawing production (Design Brief compliance, completeness & accuracy)
Design co-ordination (within Interior Design & Cross Discipline).
Guiding and management of junior staff
Project /Design Responsibilities:
Organises own and others work to achieve set deadlines
Independently checks the completeness & accuracy of own work prior to review by the Senior Interior Designer or designated senior team member
Prepares BIM models and drawings and co-ordinates using Navisworks and other coordination software
Adopts creative and innovative solutions to assigned tasks and develops appropriate research and documentation to support these solutions
Follows specific, standardized procedures to achieve set results and deadlines (as set out by Senior Interior Designer or Senior Team member)
Proactively checks and coordinates project documents (including but not limited to multi-disciplinary drawings, design reports, technical specifications, etc.) and ensure they meet Client requirements and Industry Standards
Ensures accuracy and quality of discipline BIM model information, presentation, and coordination
Takes accountability for own work and subordinates work
Prepares presentations in InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop
Collaborates/communicates with other disciplines regarding coordination issues and common design & BIM model development tasks
Regularly reviews and checks their own deliverables for accuracy, efficiency and thoroughness ensuring delivery is as per Client requirements and Industry standards
Works with the team to communicate, solve, and update design and BIM models for coordination and design issues.
Communicates with clarity, purpose and accuracy
Determines solutions, follows methods and procedures on assignments to deliver products & services
Provides guidance to junior staff
Prepares designs, calculations, sketches, diagrams, schematic drawings, working drawings,develops details, develops specifications
Produces drawings either in Revit or AutoCAD and co-ordinates using Navisworks and other coordination software
Participates in pro-active coordination with internal and external design disciplines to achieve a high-quality consistent set of presentation or design documents as per Client requirements and Industry standards
Responsible, with guidance from senior team members for the preparation and compilation of design presentations and reports
Participates in team meetings by bringing ideas and solutions to the table
Develops knowledge of AECOM’s QMS procedures
Plans for and applies Safety in Design principles throughout all design stages of a project
Prepares material schedules and sample boards
Develops knowledge of local & international codes, regulations and applies this knowledge into their project work
Attend client meetings where required
Confidently present work to colleagues
Provide technical support to site supervision teams and resolve design related issues on site
Coordinate and develop responses to 3rd party review comments, tender queries, contractor’s queries, etc.
Organises and maintains the samples library
Assists the Senior Interior Designer or designated team member with the design work ensuring project objectives are met, design instructions are implemented, and delivery is achieved within the set time and budget
Produce vignettes/hand sketches of interior and FF&E ideas that work in the space and meet the intended goals with an understanding of branding & positioning
Assists in preparation of various schedules such as finishes, FF&E and carries out QAQC
Efficiency in Design:
Apply and reinforce standard designs and products across work programmes
Rigorously challenge the teams to drive efficiency in our design programmes
Coordinate efficient outsourcing / offshoring (GDC etc.) of workload
Minimum 5 years post undergraduate experience
Proven related professional experience in an Architectural or Interior Design Practice
Bachelor of Architecture or Bachelor of Interior Design
International Accreditations (BIID, AIID or equivalent)
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Architecture and Design
Business Line Building Engineering
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Arab Emirates
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 253566BR
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.