Interior Designer - Job Captain to Senior (Historic, Hotel, Restaurant, Office, Retail)

Omgivning Architects and Interior Designers Omgivning Architects and Interior Designers Employer:
Los Angeles, CA, USLocation:
Wed, Jun 13 '18Posted on:

This is still available for a 3+ year and an 8+ years experienced person, so please apply!

Firm Description:
Omgivning is Swedish for ambiance, setting, and environment. We are Architects, Interior Designers and Urbanists.

Omgivning strengthens urban communities through architecture and interior design, emphasizing the adaptive reuse and revitalization of existing buildings in Los Angeles. We align the client's goals with the neighborhood’s history, aesthetics, current uses and growth patterns, as well as the building’s particular history, nuances, challenges and opportunities. Omgivning combines this understanding of place with our substantial experience of City requirements and regulations to create spaces that succeed for the client, the user and the community. We are valued for our ability to create thoughtful and inspiring designs while understanding budget, schedule, building systems and other aspects of functionality that make a project financially successful.

Since its 2009 inception, Omgivning has established itself as a recognized firm in the Architecture and Interior Design culture of Downtown Los Angeles, providing services on over 250 buildings ranging from 950 square foot cafes to two-million square foot historic landmark adaptive reuse projects. The firm's breadth of completed work includes adaptive reuse multi-family housing, hotels, creative office, neighborhood restaurants and bars, historic theaters and furniture design.
We are currently seeking a highly motivated individual whose interests and passions lie in rejuvenating, restoring and rebuilding DTLA.


  • An architectural/Interior architecture degree with 3+ and 8+ years experience in an architectural or interior design office environment
  • Bachelor's in Architecture or Interior Design
  • Strong design experience in hospitality and commercial projects and involved in all phases of design from concept through construction.
  • Proficiency in Revit is required.  
  • Self-motivated with excellent organizational, communication and time management skills
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, Sketchup, Microsoft office, Adobe Creative Suites, handsketches and computer renderings is a plus
  • Experience in both existing and new construction a plus
  • Experience in developing FF&E packages including budget development and custom furniture design.


  • Insure team has project specific information in a timely manner
  • Bring questions, problems to Project Manager
  • Main client contact through all phases 
  • Attend all client meetings -Manage internal team members priorities and responsibilites.
  • Maintain project on time and on budget
  • Contribute design ideas
  • Oversee design presentations 
  • Responsible for design completeness and resolution of design
  • Attend all design presentations
  • Responsible for complete and thorough construction documents. 
  • Coordinate Consultant scopes in Agreements
  • Oversee Senior Designer process of managing the plan check process
  • Responsible for pass off of documents to administration team -Write Client agreements with Principal assistance -  Must be able to manage multiple projects on tight schedules with a positive attitude.
  • Must like dogs (there are three in the office)

Compensation is commensurate with experience and includes a benefit package with Health insurance coverage. Dental and Vision optional.

Submit cover letter, resume and portfolio sample via email only to
Please mention your level of knowledge in Revit.

No Phone Calls.
Legal US Residents only.  No Sponsor Visas will be given.

Please title the subject for your email in this way:
Applicant: Interior Designer - first and last name

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