AECOM Job – Graduate Interior Designer


Job Summary

  • Responsible for initiating and developing design and construction document drawings through completion for assigned projects in conformance with the requirements, applicable codes, and design criteria established by the project’s discipline engineers.
  • Under minimal supervision, develops complex interior design drawings.
  • Applies a solid level of understanding within a specific discipline.
  • Exercises sound judgment in assessing problem situations or complex design issues, and uses effective approaches for choosing a course of action or developing appropriate solutions.
  • Full understanding of the design process.
  • Fully understands the purpose and use of vendor documents, reviews them for accuracy and resolves discrepancies. Also reviews discipline supplier documents and other discipline’s supplier documents for accuracy.
  • Fully understands the use of requisitions and the role of materials management and can review/advise on purchase orders and subcontracts.
  • Understands and applies business development concepts and principles, financial terminology and measures, and provides support for proposals.
  • Leads or assists with the development of manpower, man-hour, and labor costs requirements for design staff and monitors data to aid in evaluating the budget.
  • Intermediate knowledge of cost estimating methods and performs thorough and accurate material take-offs for the discipline.
  • Intermediate knowledge of discipline’s materials costs and cost analysis and forecasting methods.
  • Intermediate knowledge of the project change control process, rationale and requirement, and identifies potential changes.
  • Full understanding of the discipline’s equipment and material lists and instructs others in their use and requirements. Prepares designs and drawings using project specifications and discipline-associated written and verbal instructions in accordance with established design practices, standards, and procedures.
  • Provides technical guidance and assistance to Designers and Technicians.
  • Reviews completed work with design and drafting personnel responsible for its completion to ensure accuracy and compliance with codes and design data.
  • Advises the Interior Design Director/Leader about status of assignment(s) with respect to schedule, budgets, delays, and adverse problems.
  • Understands and assists with the planning and scheduling of design tasks associated with assigned project.
  • Assists in interpreting industry codes, permits, and standards, and ensures design and drawing compliance.
  • Understands the role of each of the other disciplines.

Minimum Requirements

  • Must have graduated in 2021 or graduating no later than 2022
  • Successful candidates must have a minimum 3.4 GPA or 2:1 (or equivalent) and above
  • Revit / Indesign / photoshop proficiency preferred

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor or Master’s Degree in Interior Design or Architecture
  • If a Master’s degree holder, must have started Master’s Degree within 12 months of completing the Bachelor’s in order to have continuous education

What We Offer

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed. You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients. We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business. We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career. When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering – Engineering Design

Business Line Building Engineering

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 271251BR

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

Job Details:

Company: AECOM

Job Type: Full Time

Job Location: Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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