Project manager, interior design (Trade Show Exhibits)

Job Information
Author internationalexhibitionsvcs
Date September 26, 2018
Type Full Time
Company International Exhibition Services Inc.
Salary $25.00 to $30.00 - Per Hour
Location Richmond, BC
Category Art / Media / Design and Administration
Contact Information

Company: International Exhibition Services Inc.

International Exhibition Services Inc. offers professional exhibition display management, innovative design and superior construction, with exceptionally high standards.

Business Location: 11420 Blacksmith Place, Richmond, BC, V7A 4X1

Work location: The main work location will be Vancouver (IES facility in Richmond).

Type of Employment: Full time – Permanent

Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible

Job Description:

  • Estimate cost of projects and prepare detailed specifications,
  • Work with other disciplines,
  • Create interior spaces that reflect clients’ needs and tastes,
  • Develop detailed plans and 3-D models showing arrangement of walls, dividers, displays, lighting and other fixtures,
  • Develop plans, elevations, cross sections and detailed drawings,
  • Consult with clients to determine needs, preferences, safety requirements and purpose of space,
  • Advise on selection of colours, finishes and materials, lighting, furniture and other items, taking into account ergonomic and occupational health standards
  • Manage business or office,
  • Supervise staff or team,
  • Read blueprint, schemas and drawings


Education: A university degree or college diploma in interior design /arts is required

Experience: Minimum of 3 years of work experience as a project manager in the exhibition Industry

-Attention to detail, flexibility, organized, effective interpersonal skills, client focus, team player, initiative, accurate.

-Ability to work independently

– As one of the target markets of our company is the German market, cultural knowledge and language is an asset

Skills and knowledge required:

-technical knowledge: System material (Octanorm and Syma structure) used as sub-construction in combination with wooden solutions to create stable connections, find easy solutions for all different kind of stands.

-production knowledge: In order to support the carpentry in production schedules, order of material to keep the production running, keep the machinery working

-pricing / calculation: In order to offer the client high quality solutions for a reasonable price the candidate has to know the price differences of materials, the required hours for production

-material knowledge: knowledge of different kinds of wood, fabric, glass, steel and new material to get a high quality result

-graphical knowledge: every booth has graphical layouts and hangings sign, necessary required files, resolution, color details, available material. Handling of supplier: detailed agreements about the quality, remarks, discounts, material, lead time, etc.

Computer experience:

Microsoft Office, CAD is required

Microsoft Navision, Photoshop, Graphics, A/V knowledge are an asset

Salary: $25.00 to $30.00 hourly, 40.00 Hours per week. Work schedule will be Monday to Friday, 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Position requires flexibility in scheduling- overtime and weekend hours may be required. Expected travel to international venues 3-4 months per year.

Benefits: We provide dental, medical and disability insurance. Travel allowance and incentives.

Apply by e-mail to:

Apply by mail to: 11420 Blacksmith Place, Richmond, BC, V7A 4X1


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