Design Assistant

Established west side Landscape Architecture with A-list clientele is looking for a confident and curious Design Assistant to grow with dynamic team.
  • Salary: US $50000-55000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Los Angeles
  • Sector: Business Support
  • Job Ref: 47012

About this role

The Design Assistant will act as key support to the lead designer, in-office and in the field. The ideal candidate will be sharp, nimble, and adaptable; comfortable wearing many hats and able to turn on a dime. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Process emails and assist with project coordination under supervision of lead designer and/or studio manager
  • Attend client meetings, take and distribute notes as necessary
  • Assist with project presentations, vendor coordination, and sample prep 
  • AutoCAD drafting as needed (not primary drafter but must be able to support)

Skills & Experience

  • Experience in an architectural, landscape, or interior design firm a must 
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills 
  • Ability to handle deadlines and time pressure
  • Proficient in AutoCAD, InDesign, Photoshop, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word 
  • Comfortable taking simple site measurements and able to translate into AutoCAD site plans
  • 3D rendering skills such as Sketch-up, Lumion, Rhino are helpful but not necessary
  • Hand sketching and ability to draw perspectives a plus

Great opportunity to learn from one of the best in the field and be involved at many levels of the design process.

Talk to Wendy about this position

Bio: Wendy studied 20th Century Art (and graphics, interiors and architecture) at Berkeley and went on to work for interiors companies including HBA and BAMO. For the past 10 years, Wendy has worked in the arch/interiors products sector and joins us from Caesarstone.

+1 (213) 436 0909

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