Job Title:Senior Interior DesignerNOC5242
Wage ($/hour) in Toronto:$30EmployerOcean Breeze Homes
Posted On: August 10, 2020      Application Deadline: October 30, 2020

About us

Ocean Breeze and its affiliates are among the industry’s most conscientious, detail-oriented and quality-minded builders. We firmly believe that quality is not only in the details, but also in the functionality and flow of a home. The conceptual design and layout of our homes, along with our overall building process are what sets Ocean Breeze apart. Whether customers wish to have us build your dream home or collaborate on a profitable development endeavor, we are your partners from beginning to end; from finding the right plot of land if needed, to pre-planning & design, to handling every construction detail, to completion and beyond.

Our ideal candidates will be highly motivated, ambitious, has strong work ethics, and a team player. Your salary will reflect your previous work experience. Benefits are available after a 3-month probationary period.

Job Description

In this role, you are expected to:

  • Interior design planning and selection of all finishing materials;
  • Meet with clients to determine needs, preferences, safety requirements and purpose of space;
  • Client review of all materials at presentation meeting;
  • Produce drawings and elevations to accurately articulate the interior design of projects with computer-assisted design (CAD) software and graphics software;
  • Take lead in site implementation of furnishing and styling, this includes the selection of furniture, drapery design and fabrics, blinds, and accessories;
  • Develop plans, elevations, cross sections and detailed drawings, and advise on selection of colours, finishes and materials, floor and wall coverings, window treatments, interior and exterior lighting, furniture and other items, taking into account ergonomic and occupational health standards;
  • Oversee all phases through planning delivery;
  • Schedule, budget and forecast cost and materials;
  • Prepare initial Scope of Work in order for the Construction Team to price;
  • Primary liaison to Clients for all issues related to design and contract administration;
  • Select interior finishes, prepare specifications packages and supporting for calculating quantities for order;
  • Prepare plans and specifications for the final interior designs in accordance with current practices and codes;
  • Ensure any changes or modifications to the plans and finishing selections have been approved and signed off by client;
  • Prepare detailed color charts including supplier, specifications, color selections, models and photo for each finish;
  • Negotiate and distribute change orders;
  • Manage client expectations by keeping them updated in writing of cost increases so there are no surprises along the way;
  • Co-ordinate staging and photo shoots on completion of all projects.

Job Requirements

·         Minimum 2-3 years in interior design

·         Minimum 2-3 years in customer service

·         Driving license and reliable vehicle (preferred)

**Other foreign language skills are an asset. **


Employer: Ocean Breeze Homes

City: Markham

Job Location:7225 Woodbine Ave., Unit #1, Markham, ON L3R 1A3
Work Hours/Week: 30
Employment Type: Permanent, full-time
Career Level: Experienced Hire/Professional
Pay Type: Salaried

Wage($/hour): $30, Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Starting date: As soon as possible

Contact Information:

Shehnaz Raja (HR Director)

E-mail: [email protected]


** If this opportunity interests you, and you meet all of the above requirements, please submit your resume and a cover letter stating salary expectation to the above-mentioned E-mail address or via the recruitment web site. Please apply with your resume, portfolio and references. Please do not contact the office once you have applied. Only qualifying candidates will be contacted. **