We have a friendly work environment where collegial support is highly appreciated and determination, high work morale and commitment to being the leaders of our industry unify the team.

We are continuously searching for talented, enthusiastic people to join our team. To be considered, please review the openings below.

Senior Interior Designer
Mark Cavagnero Associates has a position available for a Senior Interior Designer with 10+ years of progressive work experience.

We are an award winning, design-oriented firm in San Francisco specializing in cultural, educational and civic projects; recent award winning projects include SFJAZZ, Oakland Museum of California and The Terrace at the California Academy of Sciences. As a steadily growing firm, we offer a great deal of potential for designers who are interested in being integral in the development of a firm committed to well designed and detailed work.

We are looking for a professional, thoughtful and self-motivated individual with strong design and coordination skills who is able to multi-task and work independently with precision. The ideal candidate will want to be involved in the design and documentation of a variety of projects from the schematic design phase through construction.

They will have exceptional skills in the following areas:

  • Conceptualizing and designing layout,
  • Developing FF&E selections,
  • Creating architectural and construction-ready drawings,
  • Preparing and conducting presentations to clients in clear, concise and coherent fashion,
  • Managing project schedules,
  • Negotiating contracts with clients as appropriate, and
  • Managing multiple projects simultaneously

Experience in non-residential work with an emphasis on cultural, educational and civic projects is required.  Proficiency in Auto CAD, Revit and 3-D modeling is essential.  Experience in planning is desirable but not mandatory.

Mark Cavagnero Associates is dedicated to the well-being of its employees. We provide competitive salaries and full benefits including medical, dental, 401K with a generous company match, discretionary profit sharing, life and disability insurance, and membership in an excellent health club.

To apply for this position, please email the following to: employ[email protected]

1.  A cover letter in which you explain your motivation to work at Mark Cavagnero Associates.
2.  A complete resume including residency, visa status if applicable.
3.  Work samples at 5MB max.
4.  Mention Senior Interior Designer in the subject line.

Intermediate Interior Designer

Mark Cavagnero Associates has a position available for an Intermediate Interior Designer with 5 – 10 years of progressive work experience.

We are an award winning, design-oriented firm in San Francisco specializing in cultural, educational and civic projects; recent award winning projects include SFJAZZ, Oakland Museum of California and The Terrace at the California Academy of Sciences. As a steadily growing firm, we offer a great deal of potential for designers who are interested in being integral in the development of a firm committed to well designed and detailed work.

We are looking for a professional, thoughtful and self-motivated individual with strong design and coordination skills who is able to multi-task and work independently with precision. The ideal candidate will want to be involved in the design and documentation of a variety of projects from the schematic design phase through construction. They will have exceptional skills in the following areas:

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Collaborate on various interiors projects, including programming client needs, conceptual design, schematic design, and design development.
  • Ability to take initiative, work independently and collaboratively while integrating a high degree of attention to detail, organization and problem solving.
  • Provide design support for completion and execution of client presentations.
  • Develop space planning concepts and interior palette.
  • Participate in selection of furniture systems and specifications.
  • Work with consultants to meet overall project deadlines.
  • Participate in the construction administration of projects and review of submittals.

Skills and expertise:

  • Strong conceptual design ability and advanced graphic representation skills.
  • Exhibits understanding of basic building materials, details and construction techniques.
  • Strong knowledge of the design process, including architectural/interior finishes, lighting, FF&E, furniture systems and specifications.
  • Intermediate to advanced Revit competence is preferred. Proficiency in AutoCAD/Architectural Desktop, InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator.
  • Knowledge of 3D Modeling software such as Rhino and Sketchup preferred.
  • Minimum Bachelor degree in interior architecture or architecture with focus or experience in Interior Architecture.
  • Ability to communicate design ideas and direction quickly.
  • Passionate, responsible, team oriented, self-initiator and highly motivated individual.

Mark Cavagnero Associates is dedicated to the well-being of its employees. We provide competitive salaries and full benefits including medical, dental, 401K with a generous company match, discretionary profit sharing, life and disability insurance, and membership in an excellent health club.

To apply for this position, please email the following to: [email protected]

1.  A cover letter in which you explain your motivation to work at Mark Cavagnero Associates
2.  A complete resume including residency, visa status if applicable.
3.  Work samples at 5MB max.
4.  Mention Intermediate Interior Designer in the subject line.