2325 INTERIOR DESIGNERS
INTERIOR DESIGNERS plan, design, detail and supervise the construction of commercial, industrial, retail and residential building interiors to produce an environment tailored to a purpose, with particular emphasis on space creation, space planning, and factors that enhance living and working environments.
Indicative Skill Level:
In Australia and New Zealand:
Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).
determining the objectives and constraints of the design brief by consulting with clients and stakeholders
researching and analysing spatial, functional, efficiency, safety and aesthetic requirements
formulating design concepts for building interiors
preparing sketches, diagrams, illustrations and plans to communicate design concepts
negotiating design solutions with clients, management, suppliers and construction staff
selecting, specifying and recommending functional and aesthetic materials, furniture and products for interiors
detailing and documenting selected design for construction
supervising the construction of interiors