Architect & Interior Designer

Long term employment for the right candidate, Great employee retention, Opportunity to lead a design team.

Are you an Architect who is working for a large company who feels as though you just dont see the way up the ladder


Are you a Designer who wants more freedom to put your own style on your designs


Are you looking for a great opportunity to grow in an established Design & Construction company


Then this job is for you!


Architect & Interior Designer

We are a Residential Design & Construction firm based in the Eastern Suburbs of Sydney. Gardner Design prides itself on great customer relationships and quality. We have great employee retention and a great company culture and team.

We are looking for an experienced Architect to join our team in a full-time position.

Working hours are 8hrs per day Monday to Friday, the start and finish time is negotiable and to be agreed with the right candidate


Position Description

This position would involve the daily creative design of multiple projects. You would ultimately and eventually lead our team of designers through from conception to completion of architectural and interior design. You would answer directly with the managing director of Gardner Design.


Main tasks

  • Create interior and exterior designs based on clients instruction producing multiple options for presentation to clients
  • Carry out client presentation meetings
  • Research local council requirements (LEP & DCP) and guidelines to be able to design correctly to the property
  • Complete site measure up for initial drawings
  • Produce drawings and specifications ready for construction
  • Lodge projects with local councils or PCA for DA or CDC applications
  • Instruct and lead a design team on designs for both whole project designs and interior designs
  • Liaise with contractors and consultants (PCA, Surveyor, Engineers, etc)
  • Oversee construction projects to ensure designs are implemented as per designs
  • Specify materials and finishes with clients for interior design projects
  • Style completed projects for photo shoots


Required Qualities

  • Intimate and detailed knowledge of the building industry specialising in residential construction
  • 3+ years of post-graduate experience working with an architectural firm
  • Extensive and high-level knowledge of Revit and AutoCAD
  • Extensive knowledge of DA & CDC processes
  • In depth knowledge of NCC and AS requirements
  • Experience with residential projects
  • Experience with interior design projects
  • The ability to work on multiple projects at one time
  • Very high attention to detail
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Great communicator



  • Architect or Interior Architect graduate
  • Interior design qualifications or studies would be looked at favourably
  • Minimum of 3 years of post-graduate industry work



  • Revit & AutoCAD
  • Photoshop & SketchUp work preferred
  • General knowledge of the National Construction Code & Australian Standards
  • Experience in local Eastern Suburbs councils would be looked at favourably
  • Microsoft office proficient



This would be a great opportunity for the right candidate to join a growing Design & Construction company. We have a great company culture and we reward our employees with company days and get away trips. We invest a lot of time and money into our culture which is why we have great long-term employee retention.


Good luck and we look forward to receiving your details and hopefully speaking with you soon


21/07/2020 $0 CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs 1 Design & Architecture
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