Intermediate Designer + Decor Specialist


Intermediate Designer + Decor Specialist

Job type

Full-Time Employee


Vancouver based; hybrid work

What we stand for

We design beautiful spaces that breed wellness and spur transformation.

Shift Interiors is a full service interior design studio based in Vancouver, BC. We work hard to be one of the foremost luxury boutique interior design studios in town, inspiring everyone we interact with to thrive in the environment that they exist in. As a growing business, we have the opportunity to offer promising career opportunities for talented individuals. Our team is made up of exceptional humans who strive for excellence and we are excited to add new people who will further contribute to our shared growth.

You would be a wonderful fit if, like us, you are:

  • Inspired to lead with confidence and care
  • Hardworking, proactive and self-directed
  • Accountable to yourself and others
  • Detail-oriented and motivated to achieve deadlines
  • Driven to achieve impeccable results
  • Consistent and transparent in your communication
  • Adaptable and inclusive
The job

Having a strong understanding of all elements of the design process, you specialize in furniture, decor and procurement and are effectively able to support multiple design projects from concept to completion. You are a confident leader when it comes to working with clients, vendors and suppliers are comfortable preparing furniture and decor drawing packages including: floor plans, finishes plans, reflected ceiling plans, interior elevations, millwork sections and details. Working closely with the Creative Director, you are responsible for the selection and specification of finishes and fixtures as well as designing, sourcing and specifying furniture and accessories. Previous experience in managing a small team of designers will definitely come in handy.

The skills
  • A passion for designing beautiful homes
  • Formal accreditation in Interior Design, Architecture, or equivalent
  • 4+ years demonstrated experience working in private residential interior design and decor
  • Experience producing extensive drawings for finely detailed interior decor and millwork
  • Good working knowledge of BC Building Code and bylaws
  • Confident managing and producing drawing and spec packages for client presentations, permitting and construction
  • Experience in the full scope of coordinating and managing interior design projects
  • Have previously led a small team of designers to effectively achieve desired outcomes on projects
  • Demonstrated experience in contract administration and coordination of construction data with contractors, trades, suppliers, etc
  • Excellent working knowledge of AutoCAD and Sketchup; experience using Adobe Creative Suite, Google Workspace and considered an asset
  • Experience working in the mid-range to high-end residential interior design spheres; you understand the products, projects, and clients
  • A valid driver's license and access to a vehicle
Application instructions

Please submit your resume, portfolio, drawings and cover letter to with “Intermediate Interior Designer + Decor Specialist” + your name in the subject line. We thank all applicants for their interest; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.