Senior Interior Designer


Schooley Caldwell is an award-winning full-service architectural firm located in the Arena District in Columbus.  With 75 years of experience, we provide design for a wide variety of projects including K-12, secondary education, housing, historic renovation, adaptive reuse and other public works projects.  Our special passion are projects that make a difference in the fabric of our community – civic architecture and iconic landmarks. 

We are designers and architects that specialize in solving complicated problems in and around buildings. We leverage our creativity, project management and team relationships to make things happen. We believe in honest communication, resiliency, relationships and strive to provide great value in our work. We strive to make a difference with our work both locally and farther afield.

We have an immediate opening for a Senior Interior Designer with 7-15 years of experience who enjoys the challenge of working on a wide range of project types. 

Salary commensurate with experience.  Benefits package including health insurance and 401k Plan.  EOE.  Please email resume to Melinda Shah at Schooley Caldwell:


 Roles and Responsibilities

  • Work with clients to determine their space needs and performance requirements

  • Translate client interviews to programming documents and conceptual designs

  • Knowledge of furniture and equipment systems that impact spatial configuration including specifications and bidding requirements

  • Develop architectural and furniture finish palettes

  • Lead a variety of design projects from conceptual design through construction

  • Collaborate and coordinate with other members of the design team

  • Participate in professional development and mentorship roles

  • Lead client presentations

  • Participate in marketing efforts

Required Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited Interior Design program

  • Familiarity with building and fire codes, environmental concerns, ADA requirements, and industry ‘best practices’ as they pertain to the interior environment

  • NCIDQ certification or commitment to pursuing

  • Previous experience in higher-education, k-12 education, multi-family, hospitality, corporate, or adaptive reuse projects is preferred.

  • Revit experience is a plus, proficiency in another CAD program a minimum



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