Job Openings

We are looking for the very best. If you'd like to be part of a stellar team contact us at careers@larsremodel.com with your resume and job inquiry.

Residential Architectural Designer

Lars Remodeling & Design, an award-winning home remodeling company in San Diego, specializing in residential remodels and new home construction, is seeking a Residential Designer to join our growing team of professionals. This is a full-time, office-based position. No telecommuting.

Candidates will be responsible for, but not limited to the following:

  • Work with the project team on conceptual designs, presentations, design development and production
  • Coordinate with consultants and regulatory agencies to meet overall project objectives
  • Resolve design solutions
  • Produce graphic presentations, 3D renderings and construction drawings
  • Assist in managing client expectations, team communication and consultant coordination

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 5+ years of experience in residential design
  • Must be a motivated self-starter with the ability to problem solve individually and with the project team
  • Proficient on AutoCAD and Revit
  • Knowledge of materials, construction techniques and building codes
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to work on multiple projects at the same time

Lars Remodeling & Design is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, or gender.

If you'd like to be part of our stellar team contact us at careers@larsremodel.com with your resume and job inquiry.

Jr. Interior Designer

Assist the project Interior Designer in his/her daily duties of project design and development to include but not limited to: product research, product selections, sourcing of materials, material costs, Selections Library maintenance and Client Presentations. Report to the Director of Design on tasks and work directly with him/her to ensure the facilitation of the project’s completion.

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Schedule meetings with sales representatives to acquire the most current product for the Selections Library.
  • Organize Selections Library daily. Insure all labels and tags are current, neat and clean.
  • Maintain Selections Library inventory. Order product from vendors as needed.
  • Prepare presentation materials with the direction of the project Interior Designer.
  • Acquire product samples for project Interior Designer when needed.
  • Performs additional duties assigned by the Director of Design or other supervisory position that serves our clients and benefits the company.
  • Prepare Selection Binders for Project Managers.
  • Data entry of all selections and materials into Builder Trend
  • Insure that all relevant costs have been obtained for allowance items, enter cost into Builder Trend.
  • Interact with the Project Managers and trade partners as needed.
  • Read, interpret, review, and make corrections to finished plans as needed.
  • Research concepts and materials to support design team on technical issues influencing concept development.
  • Create Materials Boards for Presentations as needed.
  • Perform small tasks without supervision, or moderate tasks with supervision within a given time and framework.
  • Submit weekly project updates to the Director of Design.

Qualifications:

  • Customer service experience.
  • Creativity and imagination with an eye for design a must.
  • Basic knowledge of the industry.
  • Computer skills.
  • Experience with Builder Trend and Chief a plus.
  • Strong communication skills and work reasonably well with others.
  • Promote honesty, integrity, and trustworthiness.
  • Able to work a flexible work schedule at all times including weekends and evenings.
  • Able to work overtime when needed.
  • Professional appearance.
  • Able to lift heavy items and materials.
  • Maintain regular and punctual attendance.
  • Comply with all company policies and procedures.
  • Maintain a positive attitude always.
  • Must be fluent in English.

Lars Remodeling & Design is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, or gender.

If you'd like to be part of our stellar team contact us at lars.concierge@larsremodel.com with your resume and job inquiry.

Estimator / Purchaser

A dual role that immediately adds value to the company, the Estimator/Purchaser collects and analyzes data in order to estimate the time, money, materials, and labor required to complete a project. Also buys raw materials, inventory, equipment, and services that are necessary for our business to maintain the company operations of our projects.

Major Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Estimate projects prior to contracting in addition to construction products and materials, including labor. Establishing project costs by determining quantities and measurements of all construction scopes and applying unit costs.
  • Prepare construction budget by studying home plans, updating specifications, identifying and projecting costs for each elevation.
  • Communicate with trade partners their scope of work to establish a preliminary cost. Receive and evaluate subcontractor quotes for applicable alignment with contractor bid documents qualifying vendor proposals to ascertain scope duplication and/or omissions.
  • Specification writing for contracted projects and purchasing materials. Write necessary specifications within 5 business days of contract.
  • Provide purchasing plan and control information by collecting, analyzing and summarizing data.
  • Efficiently estimate/ purchase each project with a minimum 43% Gross Profit.

Qualifications:

  • 5 years of experience in construction estimating
  • Able to read architectural plans and develop cost estimates
  • High level of computer skills and working knowledge of industry standard software programs
  • A keen eye for detail
  • Professional attitude and appearance
  • Strong communication skills
  • Demonstrate outstanding written skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Promote honesty, integrity, and trustworthiness
  • Multitasking and time management skills with the ability to prioritize tasks
  • Comply with all company policies and procedures
  • Maintain regular and punctual attendance
  • Must be fluent in English

Lars Remodeling & Design is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, or gender.

If you'd like to be part of our stellar team contact us at careers@larsremodel.com with your resume and job inquiry.

Project Consultant - Residential Remodeling Sales

Residential Remodeling Design sales experience extremely beneficial. This position's focus is to successfully complete the sale of design-build remodeling projects and assist the Lars Remodeling & Design team in providing the highest level of service to our clients. Engage, assess, and procure new clients through self-promotion and/or leads generated. Meet with prospective clients, assess project goals, provide detailed estimates, delivering the highest level of customer service possible based on Lars Remodeling & Design standards. Uphold our focus to provide our clients with an industry professional, not a salesman at the initial point of contact, and build relationships to work with that person throughout the duration of their home remodeling project.

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide in-home consultations with prospective clients.
  • Establish rapport and secure customer appointments in-home and at Lars Remodeling & Design Showroom for various meetings/ reviews.
  • Able to perform moderate tasks without supervision, or difficult tasks with supervision.
  • Create and provide detailed quotes related to home remodeling to potential clients in a timely, efficient manner.
  • Educate potential clients on the comprehensive design service provided by the company.
  • Manage the sales and project management process for the lifecycle of each individual home remodeling project.
  • Must have a general understanding of the home remodeling industry, be able to assess and manage individual client expectations and needs, and work closely with them to translate the vision they have for their home into a solid design plan alongside the Lars team.
  • Report updates on a regular basis to the Vice President at the weekly Design meetings.
  • Coordinate on an ongoing basis with the team to provide exceptional after-sales service to clients.
  • Engage with clients via any communication available such as but not limited to; personal or telephone conversations, emails, and text messages.
  • Educate potential clients on all company-sponsored finance options available to them.
  • Transition prospects into clients via Design Agreements. (15% of leads to Design Agreement)
  • Once the vision and design goals are reached, work with the potential client to convert the project into contract and provide a complete, individualized design solution based on identified customer needs to close the sale (80% of Design Agreements into Contract)
  • Maintain potential client follow-up, lead pipeline
  • Cultivate and self-generated leads/ sales for Lars Remodeling & Design
  • Must be able to sell 2 million dollars annually (Initial year), 2.5m (thereafter)

MINOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Participate in field measures at the client’s home working alongside the Lars Remodeling & Design team.
  • Communicate clearly and respectfully with team members to collaborate to complete the task at hand.
  • Proactively work with marketing team to participate in Lars home remodeling webinar taping with the ability to perform presentations being knowledgeable of all topics discussed.
  • Contribute to the development and on-going upkeep of the teams design portfolio.
  • Participate at home shows as needed.
  • Engage with trades and vendors to network and grow a referral base.
  • Maintain a positive attitude and work environment.
  • Involvement as required in all company-sponsored marketing and training programs.
  • Upgrade knowledge on current design and color trends to create fashionable design solutions.

QUALIFICATIONS FOR THE JOB

  • Customer service/sales experience.
  • Experience in home sales of residential remodeling.
  • Construction and Project Management experience a plus.
  • Efficient at cost estimating.
  • Able to perform physical tasks such as but not limited to lifting of heavy objects.
  • Computer skills are a must.
  • Experience with Act, Builder Trend, and Chief Architect is a plus
  • Excellent communication skills and work reasonably well with others.
  • Space planning and organizational skills.
  • Promote honesty, integrity, and trustworthiness.
  • Able to work a flexible work schedule when needed including weekends and evenings.
  • Work overtime as needed.
  • Maintain regular and punctual attendance.
  • Maintain a valid driver’s license and must have reliable transportation to commute to and from any and all client/business appointments.
  • Time Management, able to efficiently handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Comply with all company policies and procedures.
  • Must be fluent in English

Lars Remodeling & Design is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, or gender.

If you'd like to be part of our stellar team contact us at careers@larsremodel.com with your resume and job inquiry.

Residential Remodeling Project Assistant - Carpentry

Celebrating 30 years as San Diego’s trusted design + build company, Lars Remodeling & Design specializes in all aspects of home remodeling and is Remodeling Project Assistant - Carpentry to join our growing team.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Minor framing / installation of wood backing for bathroom accessories
  • Ability to install pocket frames and install interior doors
  • Installation of door hardware and bathroom accessories
  • Provide your own hand and pneumatic tools to perform the duties assigned by the Project Manager
  • Assist with inspections if needed at the request of the Project Manager, be able to communicate effectively with inspectors, and be able to clearly relay any pertinent details back to the Project Manager.
  • Proactively work to ensure a safe work environment for everyone on job sites

Qualifications:

  • Past construction work a plus
  • Basic knowledge of a broad range of construction methods and techniques
  • Excellent daily communication skills with Project Managers
  • Ability to take direction from Project Managers and ensure tasks are completed thoroughly and on time
  • Strong work ethic with a desire to learn and increase responsibilities
  • Must be a motivated self-starter with the ability to problem solve
  • Computer skills: aptitude with Microsoft Word, Outlook, Cloud-based software
  • A good understanding of all trades relevant to residential construction
  • The ability to interact and communicate effectively with clients throughout the project lifecycle
  • Valid California Driver's License and clean driving record

Lars Remodeling & Design is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, or gender.

If you'd like to be part of our stellar team contact us at careers@larsremodel.com with your resume and job inquiry.

Residential Remodeling Project Assistant - General Labor

Celebrating 30 years as San Diego’s trusted design + build company, Lars Remodeling & Design specializes in all aspects of home remodeling and is Remodeling Project Assistant – General Labor to join our growing team.

Job Duties and Responsibilities: 

*Please Note: Additional responsibilities may be assigned at the discretion of the Project Manager

  • Daily cleanup of job sites
  • Delivery of plumbing and/or other materials needed for jobs
  • Pick-up supplies requested by Project Manager using cloud base software
  • Use Company’s cloud-based software program for checking daily calendar and specific duties/tasks assigned by the Project Manager for completion
  • If needed, ability to communicate effectively with inspectors and clearly relay any pertinent details back to the Project Manager
  • Proactively work to maintain a safe work environment for everyone on job sites

Qualifications:

  • Past construction work a plus
  • Basic knowledge of a broad range of construction methods and techniques
  • Excellent daily communication skills with Project Managers
  • Ability to take direction from Project Managers and ensure tasks are completed thoroughly and on time
  • Strong work ethic with a desire to learn and increase responsibilities
  • Must be a motivated self-starter with the ability to problem solve
  • Computer skills: aptitude with Microsoft Word, Outlook, Cloud-based software
  • A good understanding of all trades relevant to residential construction
  • The ability to interact and communicate effectively with clients throughout the project lifecycle
  • Valid California Driver's License and clean driving record

Lars Remodeling & Design is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion.

If you'd like to be part of a stellar team contact us at careers@larsremodel.com with your resume and job inquiry.

Interior Designer

As Interior Designer, our candidate will define the Scope of Work through assessment of the client’s needs, requirements and design/décor style. Provide design expertise and recommendations to clients including concept development, field measurements, space planning, generating visual plan layouts and sourcing products, materials and accessories.

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Prepare for all internal and client meetings with status and Agendas as necessary to communicate project status.
  • Attend all internal project meetings including, but not limited to: Debrief, Team and End of Design (EOD).
  • Attend all onsite and offsite client meetings including, but not limited to: Discovery, Design Selections, Design Review (DR), Selections meetings, Pre-Construction, Cabinet Sign-off, Electrical Walk, Countertop Sign-off and Closing meeting.
  • Full understanding of Lars process and meeting all project deadlines.
  • Attend project photo shoots and assist with staging when necessary.
  • Performs additional duties assigned by the Director of Design or other supervisory position that serves our clients and benefits the company.
  • Maintain a high level of current product knowledge in the marketplace.
  • Provide a written summary of the Discovery and or Design Selection meeting findings to the Design Team prior to the Debrief meeting.
  • Analyzing client’s needs and specifications to make sure the project is finished in accordance with the timeline and budget.
  • Collaborate with the client on design factors to achieve the client’s goals with the highest level of quality and finish.
  • Coordinate with the Project Managers and trade partners to insure a smooth build process.
  • Read, interpret, review, and make corrections to finished plans (ID Set) as needed.
  • Ensure all Allowance costs have been sourced and uploaded into the selections management software for approval and client viewing.
  • Ensure all selections are approved in selections management software prior to the EOD meeting.
  • Research products and materials as needed to support design team on technical issues influencing concept development.
  • Understand product cost and how they affect the project budget
  • Ensure follow-up with clients is completed on a regular basis.
  • Perform moderate tasks without supervision, or difficult tasks with supervision.
  • Build relationships with clients and knowing to read the different personalities presented.
  • Corresponds with clients in a proactive manner to insure they remain fully informed and up to date.
  • Submit weekly project updates to the Director of Design or Senior Interior Designer.

MINOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Communicate clearly and respectfully with team members to collaborate and complete the task at hand.
  • Data entry of all selections and materials into Builder Trend.
  • Visit job sites as needed.
  • On-going product knowledge, staying current of new design, materials and trends.
  • Use design software to create models and visuals.
  • Will perform any duties as instructed by the Director of Design, Senior or other Superior position that serves our clients and benefits our company.

QUALIFICATIONS FOR THE JOB

  • BA in Design or Architecture
  • Able to perform difficult tasks without supervision.
  • Ability to visualize concepts and explain them to others.
  • Customer service experience.
  • Creativity and imagination with an eye for design is a must.
  • Basic knowledge of the industry.
  • Computer skills, Microsoft Office Suite
  • Experience with design software: Auto CAD, Chief Architect, Photoshop, Sketchup and BuilderTrend a plus.
  • Strong communication skills and work well with others.
  • Space planning and strong organizational skills.
  • Promote honesty, integrity, and trustworthiness.
  • Able to work a flexible work schedule at all times including weekends and evenings.
  • Able to work overtime when needed.
  • Professional appearance.
  • Able to lift heavy items and materials.
  • Maintain regular and punctual attendance.
  • Comply with all company policies and procedures.
  • Maintain a positive attitude, always.
  • Must be fluent in English.

Lars Remodeling & Design is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, or gender.

If you'd like to be part of our stellar team contact us at careers@larsremodel.com with your resume and job inquiry.