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Mercana Furniture & Decor Ltd Design Intern Internship in Surrey, BC

Mercana Furniture & Decor Ltd

Branch Surrey BC CA

Position:
Design Intern
Location:
Surrey, BC

We like to call it the reinvention of value! Proficient in Office Suite, Rhino and/or CAD. At Mercana we design and import unique home furnishing products for…

We are a well-established national manufacturer/wholesaler of furniture, art and home décor accessories located in Surrey BC. We have a wide range of customers across North America; interior designers, boutiques, home décor and furniture stores. We have just moved into a brand new custom designed facility and are looking for individuals who will learn and grow with us.

At Mercana we design and import unique home furnishing products for the wholesale market. We sell online at www.mercana.com, as well as at semi-annual furniture markets in Las Vegas, Toronto, Atlanta and High Point. We turn out nearly 1,000 new products per year, including a full line of framed art prints and canvas (manufactured in our own facility). We have an import collection of accessories, vases, mirrors, furniture, and decorative art. Our difference? We deliver unusual, exciting, designer products and lifestyle presentations at mid-line prices. We like to call it the reinvention of value!

Are you passionate about art and design? Would like to develop and share your artistic skills? Are your prepared to do all or some of the things below? Then please apply!

Job Duties:

  • Learn and clearly understand the vision of the company’s product development and merchandising strategy, as outlined by the creative director
  • Participate in the process of creation!
  • Create coatings and painting styles for canvas and framed art
  • CAD furniture drawings and merchandise plans
  • Support the design team in the creative process
  • Assist in the staging of photo shoots and/or, travel to our showrooms to help with creatively staging our merchandise plans
  • Understand home décor trend and possess interest the industry.

Experience/Education/Attributes:

  • Must be able to take direction from the design team
  • Proficient in Office Suite, Rhino and/or CAD
  • Artistic ability in various mediums or design, demonstrated by your portfolio
  • Professional/academic artistic experience (painting, drawing, ceramics, crafts, etc.)
  • Ability to work both individually and as a part of the team
  • Follow and understand current home and fashion trends
  • A passionate, driven, clear communicator, different by design!

PAID part-time or full-time 3 month-internship , with possibility of full-time employment in one of these areas after the 3 month duration:

  • In-house Artist
  • Product Designer
  • Merchandiser/Stager

Please apply by March 19, 2016

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted

Job Type: Internship

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Employment Type: Internship
Location: Surrey, BC, CA
Posted on: 2016-02-25
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