Kitchen Designer (Cabinetry)
Boston Building Resources, a consumer co-op, is seeking a full-time kitchen designer to be part of our small but mighty design team. As a member-owned co-op established in 1978, BBR focuses on providing attractive and functional kitchens and excellent service to our members. The successful candidate will help advance our priorities of educating customers so they can make the product choices that are best for them, and providing expertise in environmentally friendly options for cabinetry. Our customers appreciate our attention to both efficiency and aesthetics, personalized designs tailored to each client, smart use of small spaces, thorough explanations, and attention to detail. Over the years, BBR has built a solid reputation for kitchen design and cabinet and counter sales, which leads to many referrals, repeat customers, and low staff turnover.
The successful candidate will meet with customers (homeowners, architects, and builders) to assess needs, create designs, work up pricing, complete sales, place orders, and communicate with independent contractors working on the job. It includes occasional site visits and teaching workshops on kitchen design several times per year. You may also be called upon to help with other retail duties in our small store. You will enjoy a friendly work environment and diverse clientele.
Hours are Tuesday through Friday 8:00-4:30 and Saturday 9:00-3:00.
- Minimum two years of experience in kitchen design
- Proficiency in 20/20 software
- A working or advanced knowledge of residential construction techniques and building materials
- Excellent organizational and communications skills
Position is salaried (no commission). Benefits include health insurance and paid vacation and sick time.