Algonquin College School of Media and Design

Interior Design: Jobs


So what exactly does an interior designer do?

The job description of an interior designer ranges far beyond designing the layout of a room. The process involves thorough knowledge of materials, colours, lighting, universal design, health/ safety regulations, and sustainability, and a broad range of skills including technological, interpersonal, and critical and creative thinking. With a career so complex comes many exciting job opportunities.

You could find work in:

You can also choose to be self–employed, or specialize in a specific field, such as lighting or historical interiors. As an interior designer, you could find employment in a number of different and exciting areas of the industry.