Synecdoche Design Studio in Ann Arbor, Michigan is seeking motivated Designers with 3-5 years of experience in the design and detailing of custom commercial spaces. Synecdoche currently has projects ranging from residential renovations, tech offices, creative workspaces, specialty restaurants, cultural centers and furniture.
As a small office we are looking for a stellar team member skilled in DESIGN and possibly nimble enough to pivot between fabricating custom pieces and preparing design and construction drawings. Critical thinking and initiative to improve upon project designs and work independently is expected. Strong organization, attention to and knowledge of construction detailing, communication and project management skills are essential. Software skills in Rhino and Adobe Creative Suite are required. Fabrication skills including standard workshop tools; table saw, miter saw, drills, sanding as well as welding skills are preferred but not required. Applicants must have a Bachelor's or Mater's Degree in Architecture or a closely related field. If you feel strongly about skills as a designer OR fabricator and believe you have the capacity to develop the skills in the other portion of the job, please include a statement of your stellar learning curve in the application.
Synecdoche offers a full employee benefits package with salary to match experience, health care benefits, vacation and professional development support.
Please submit a design portfolio digitally (pdf - 10MB max or website) and resume to email@example.com with subject line "Synecdoche Designer". Incomplete applications will not be considered. We like employees who can follow simple directions. We look forward to expanding with an excellent new team member