Interior Design Consultant,
Interior Design Coordinator,
What they do: Plan, design, and furnish the internal space of rooms or buildings. Design interior environments or create physical layouts that are practical, aesthetic, and conducive to the intended purposes. May specialize in a particular field, style, or phase of interior design.
- state Avg. Salary $$$$$$50,585Download Career Flyer
What do they typically do on the job?
- Design plans to be safe and to be compliant with the American Disabilities Act (ADA).
- Coordinate with other professionals, such as contractors, architects, engineers, and plumbers, to ensure job success.
- Inspect construction work on site to ensure its adherence to the design plans.
Career interests describe the perspectives and interests of people who enjoy the type of work involved in this career.
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People who want to pursue this career have knowledge in these areas.
Engineering and Technology
Building and construction
Arts and Humanities
Music, dance, visual arts, drama, or sculpture
Safety and Government
Public safety and security
Whether you have received formal training or not, these types of abilities are helpful in this career.
Communicate by speaking
Listen and understand what people say
Ideas and Logic
Create new and original ideas
Come up with lots of ideas
Pay attention to something without being distracted
People who want to pursue this career have skills in these areas.
Listening to others, not interrupting, and asking good questions
Reading work related information
Noticing a problem and figuring out the best way to solve it
Looking for ways to help people
Understanding people's reactions
Work values describe how your core beliefs align with those commonly needed for this career.
Occupations that satisfy this work value are results oriented and allow employees to use their strongest abilities, giving them a feeling of accomplishment. Corresponding needs are Ability Utilization and Achievement.
Occupations that satisfy this work value allow employees to work on their own and make decisions. Corresponding needs are Creativity, Responsibility and Autonomy.
Occupations that satisfy this work value allow employees to provide service to others and work with co-workers in a friendly non-competitive environment. Corresponding needs are Co-workers, Moral Values and Social Service.
Does this sound like something you'd like to do?
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- Identify how your interests, values, and strengths match this occupation
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Data for NSI career cards comes from the following: Idaho Department of Labor, US Bureau of Labor Statistics, O*NET, MyNextMove, and Career OneStop