Construction Coordinator & Draftsperson
M + M Interior Design
M + M Interior Design is looking for a Construction Coordinator / Draftsperson who will work directly with the principals and design team in developing, detailing, and producing our luxury, high-end residential projects. The position requires the candidate to be fluent in traditional luxury residential renovations and construction drawings, detailing and site supervision as well as have excellent communications skills.
RESPONSIBILITIES include but are not limited to:
• Produce technical and construction documentation (plans, elevations, architectural/millwork details and custom furniture drawings) that illustrate the design intent and use of materials for residential projects.
• Participate in construction administration, evaluate bids, conduct site visits, address technical issues, and maintain quality control during construction.
• Review shop drawings.
• Identify, select, and specify architectural products and vendors. Coordinate with same.
• Work closely with internal design team to manage and coordinate lead times, budgets, quantities, and finishes.
• Manage, oversee and distribute construction schedules.
• Work with consultants, contractors, and fabricators to meet overall project objectives.
• Interface directly with clients to facilitate the project objectives.
• Work from Chicago-area studio
• Some local driving will be required.
• 8+ years’ experience to include -
• Bachelor’s/Master’s Degree in Architecture
• Fluent in AutoCAD, SketchUp, Microsoft Suite, Revit, Adobe Suite
• Produce CAD renderings of custom furnishings and interior spaces
• Strong understanding of architectural project development and process
• High end residential design experience
• Experience working with contractors
• Extremely detail oriented
• Strong organizational skills
• Excellent problem solving skills
• Team player with a positive attitude
M + M Interior Design is a Chicago area, full-service, luxury design firm with studios in both Kenilworth, IL and La Jolla, CA. The firm oversees projects throughout the country, with an emphasis on traditional architecture and design. M + M creates spaces that are highly functional and timeless. Named one of Traditional Home’s Rising Stars of 2021, M + M delivers bold designs that employ color and pattern with effortless ease, their interiors have been described as polished, traditional, and sophisticated. The M + M studio is located in the charming village of Kenilworth, 20 miles North of downtown Chicago, easily accessible by train.