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Position: Commercial Kitchen Designer - Knoxville, TN

TriMark USA is one of the nation's largest providers of design and build services, equipment and supplies to the foodservice industry. TriMark offers operators an unrivaled level of customized service by combining the hands-on support and local market knowledge of a strong, regional supplier with the purchasing strength, industry expertise, and delivery capabilities of a national company. We partner with our customers, which include national chains, independent restaurants, healthcare facilities, K-12 and universities, entertainment venues, and many other segments, providing tailored solutions and essential products to operate with greater efficiency and realize better bottom line results. Our aim every day is to serve with excellence, meeting the needs of foodservice professionals so they can achieve their culinary vision.

Position Summary: The Commercial Kitchen Designer is responsible for commercial kitchen design, draft layouts, production drawings, and presentation drawings. This position is responsible for client relationships when developing schematic design, design development, and prototypical packages.  The designer is also responsible for coordinating with architectural and engineering partners in various regions of the country.

Essential Functions & Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate on multiple commercial kitchen projects, including all phases of design.  
  • Sketch layouts and perform capacity/sales studies to develop design and determine specified kitchen equipment
  • Meet/coordinate with client to determine needs of each space
  • Coordinate drawings through ordering, procurement, and installation when needed
  • Create graphical presentation drawings and documentations for training and standards
  • Resolve drawing/document issues
  • Attend design reviews and meetings with client
  • Perform other related duties as required and assigned

Competencies, Skills and Abilities:

  • Excellent conceptual and client-service skills leading to effective problem-solving
  • Strong organizational skills, including the ability to work within tight scheduled, deadlines and budgets, and the capacity to succeed in an environment of rapidly changing priorities
  • Excellent interpersonal skills leading to effective communication and interaction
  • Possess strong conceptual and strategic thinking skills
  • Must have superior technical and layout design skills

Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Interior design, Architecture, Industrial Design, or related field
  • 5+ years’ experience in a professional design environment/department
  • Food service design experience preferred
  • Advanced computer skills including AutoCad, Revit, Adobe Suite, MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)

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