Mavis Discount Tire - Retail Architectural Designer

Mavis Discount Tire - Millwood, NY2.8

Full-time

Mavis Discount Tire Assistant Store Planner

Put your career into high gear with Mavis Discount Tire! We're looking for a full-time Retail Architectural Designer/Assistant Store Planner to join Team Mavis at our Corporate Offices in Millwood, New York. With over 500 retail locations, Mavis is the one of the largest independently-held tire sales and automotive repair chain in the United States.

About the Position of Retail Architectural Designer

As a member of the Store Planning Team within the Real Estate Department and reporting to the Project Manager/Store Planner, the Retail Architectural Designer/Assistant Store Planner is responsible for assisting the Project Manager/Store Planner and Project Directors in the design and administrative management for new stores, remodels and renovations. The ideal candidate is a self-starter with a design background willing to take ownership of and oversee projects to completion, and has a desire to grow their career and advance within the Company.

Requirements & Qualifications

  • Degree in Architecture, Engineering, Project/Construction Management or related field
  • One to two years’ professional experience. Qualified graduates entering the workforce directly from college will also be considered
  • Strong ability to work in CAD software required
  • 3-D modeling software and/or Photoshop experience a plus
  • Understanding of construction project management, creating schedules, project budgeting and compliance monitoring
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office software applications, including Excel, Word, PowerPoint and MS Project
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks involving complex and varying problems
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assist the Project Manager/Store Planner by creating site plans and store designs for new stores and remodels
  • Create CAD layouts/floor plans for new store locations and current store remodels and renovations
  • Develop exterior elevation renderings using AutoCAD, Photoshop, etc.
  • Verifying accuracy of project plans and equipment layouts
  • Review architectural and civil engineering plans
  • Research and obtain information for entitlement processes within municipalities
  • Generate reports and final checklists as directed
  • Support the Project Manager/Store Planner and Project Directors with timelines, scheduling, budgeting, project documentation and project delivery
  • Assist in sourcing vendors, materials and store fixtures
  • Create and maintain a library of vendor pricing and store design data
  • Site visits for as-built measurements and field verification as required

Employee Benefits

At Mavis, we understand that our people drive our success. We provide our team members with competitive weekly pay, a good working environment and an excellent combination of additional benefits like health and dental insurance, a 401(k) retirement savings plan with employer match, paid vacations, paid time off, paid holidays and opportunities for career growth.

Mavis Discount Tire is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • CAD software: 1 year (Required)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Other types of insurance
  • Retirement benefits or accounts
  • Others
  • Flexible schedules
  • Employee discounts