CDC Designs – Costa Mesa, CA

Job Description: Interior Designer | Multi-Family Studio

Are you a talented Interior Designer with a passion for creating stunning spaces? We are seeking a dynamic individual to join our award-winning team and contribute to our exciting multi-family projects. As an Interior Designer, you will play a pivotal role in crafting environments that captivate and inspire.

Key Responsibilities:

Collaboration: Work closely with the Project Manager on multiple projects, providing valuable design insights and support throughout the project lifecycle.

Design Expertise: Possess a strong sense of design, encompassing knowledge of the design process, space planning, furniture, finishes, materials, and color selections.

Coordinate: Assemble and coordinate working construction documents, working closely with architect and client’s engineering team. Assist with construction administration.

Trend Awareness: Stay current and continually update your knowledge of the latest interior design trends, as well as being well-versed in available design resources.

Vendor Coordination: Coordinate effectively with vendors, subcontractors, fabricators, and various industry trade partners. Cultivate and maintain strong working relationships to ensure the successful execution of projects.

Communication: Exhibit excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. Keep all team members informed and up-to-date throughout all phases of a project.

Furnishings and Accessories: Source and select all interior furnishings and accessories, curating spaces that reflect style and sophistication.

Team Collaboration: Thrive in a team-oriented environment while also demonstrating the ability to work independently on projects.

Organization: Maintain a high level of organization, paying meticulous attention to detail, and consistently meeting project deadlines.

Professionalism: Uphold a professional, kind, and friendly demeanor when working with clients, colleagues, and partners.

Adaptability: Enjoy working in an energetic, fun, and fast-paced team environment where multitasking is part of everyday life.

Travel: Be willing and able to travel out of state for client presentations and project installations.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Interior Design or a related field.
  • Proven experience as an Interior Designer (2+ years in a related position), with a portfolio showcasing your work.
  • Proficiency and strong skills in AutoCAD, Photoshop, Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Sketch Up
  • Multi-family design experience is a plus.
  • Strong knowledge of current industry trends and resources.
  • Exceptional organizational and time management skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • A willingness to adapt and thrive in a collaborative, fast-paced environment.
  • Flexibility to travel for client meetings and project installations.


  • Starting at $22.00 per hour for entry level


  • Vacation and paid time-off | 10 Vacation Days and 15 Paid Time=-off Holidays
  • Health and dental insurance
  • Flexible spending plan
  • 401k
  • Flexible schedule

About CDC Designs:

Join CDC Designs: 40 Years of Inspiring, Collaborative Interior Design Excellence

With four decades of passion-driven creativity, CDC Designs has been a pioneer in the art of designing spaces that reflect the way people live, work, move, and play. Our journey of success is a testament to the dedication of our incredible team and the invaluable contributions of all who have shared this remarkable odyssey with us.

Our Mission:

At CDC Designs, we are driven by the pursuit of creative collaboration, striving to seamlessly blend interior design with lifestyle. In every project, we meticulously curate each detail to harmonize with the broader vision, resulting in timeless designs that impeccably align with our clients’ objectives.

Our Culture:

Our work environment thrives on the brilliance of our exceptionally talented staff. We are firm believers in the adage of “working hard and playing hard.” Our company’s cornerstone has always been our people. Our team comprises diverse professionals from various disciplines, fostering a rich tapestry of perspectives that enrich our creative process. We firmly believe that robust collaboration elevates the dialogue and contributes significantly to the success of every project.

Why Join CDC Designs:

Legacy and Experience: With four decades of industry expertise, we offer a wealth of knowledge and experience for you to tap into, ensuring continuous learning and growth.

Inspirational Atmosphere: Our commitment to creating spaces that inspire goes beyond our projects; it extends to our workplace, where innovation and creativity flourish.

Collaborative Spirit: We believe in the power of teamwork and diverse perspectives. Join a team that encourages you to share your unique insights and ideas.

Endless Opportunities: CDC Designs is not just a company; it’s a journey. Be a part of our exciting evolution and contribute to our legacy.

Work-Life Balance: We understand the importance of maintaining equilibrium in life. Our “work hard, play hard” philosophy ensures you have time for both professional and personal pursuits.

Join Us in Crafting the Future:

At CDC Designs, we are on a constant quest to shape the future of interior design. Join our dynamic team and be a part of our next 40 years of creativity, inspiration, and excellence. Together, we will continue to create, share, and inspire.

Are you ready to embark on this exciting journey with us? Apply now and let’s create, share, and inspire together!

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Company Name: CDC Designs
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City: Costa Mesa
State: CA
Country: USA
Job Title: Interior Designer
Job Type: Full-Time
Must Manage Others: No
Date Published: October 11, 2023