The Home Depot Kitchen Designer Position

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There is an opening for a part-time position for a kitchen designer at the Home Depot in Carol Stream. Please see the following information from Home Depot:

  • $14.50per hour (minimum)
  • Flexible hours
  • No commission
  • Sick/personal time
  • Vacation
  • 401k
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Dental and Vision insurance

Designer Job Description:

Designers support three primary store priorities: Customers First, In Stock, and Store Appearance. Designers support Customers First by providing fast, thorough, and friendly service to customers. Designers interact with customers by welcoming them to the store, assessing their kitchen project needs, providing showroom tours, setting them up for kitchen measures, meeting with them to go over kitchen designs and make purchasing recommendations. Designers support In Stock initiatives by assessing stock levels of samples and brochures and restocking them as necessary. Designers support the Store Appearance priority by ensuring special order displays and showrooms promote a shopping environment that is appealing and safe. By supporting these three priorities, Designers drive sales to support department and store goals.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Engage customers visiting the Kitchen Showroom
  • Create an excellent customer experience through project knowledge, follow-up and project execution
  • Ask customers open-ended questions and listen to responses about their projects and product needs
  • Execute the design process through 20/20 Design System
  • Demonstrate expert product and services knowledge in answering customer questions
  • Manage and provide creative solutions for design projects
  • Be the customers’ expert on special orders and installed sales
  • Maintain client relationships throughout and after project
  • Follow all key standards processes for Kitchen Design and Countertop Sales
  • Stay abreast of design and product trends
  • Prospect and engage kitchen and countertop customers
  • Know store sales goals and set personal goals to support store results
  • Sell items and services that supplement a customer’s merchandise or project needs
  • Overcome customer objections with facts
  • Develop knowledge of competitor pricing, and makes decisions on markdowns to satisfy customers
  • Follow up on job quotes to complete the sale
  • Promote Home Depot credit initiatives to customers
  • Promote services offered at Tool Rental and the Pro Desk

Preferred Qualifications

  • 2+ years Degree in Interior Design, Architecture or related design field
  • 2+ year Design and Retail, Specialty Retail, Outside Sales or Trade experience
  • Coursework toward completion of CKD, CBD, ASID, CMKBD or State Certification

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Interested candidates are required to complete an online application at 

They may also contact Dianna Zychowski at 630-462-8607 ext. 077

The Home Depot

475 Schmale Rd

Carol Stream, IL 60188


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