Internships

Internship & Position Opportunities

Berkshire Design, Inc. (4/28/16)

Summer Internship position: Berkshire Design, Inc. is a small, four person architectural firm in Berkshire County, Massachusetts.  Our office was begun in 1991 as a general practice design firm and has grown into a diversified design practice.  Our current work profile includes large and small scale commercial and municipal work, residential new construction and additions/renovations, as well as historic structures and community based planning.

In addition to providing a high caliber of architectural design services, Berkshire Design, Inc. prides itself on an all-encompassing internship experience.  We provide a broad range of experiences and spend the time necessary to provide guidance and constructive feedback to our interns.  We are looking for a student who has the ultimate goal of pursuing an architectural license.  Responsibilities will include documenting existing conditions, design work, presentation drawings, construction documents, construction administration, contact with clients, contractors and consultants, as well as general clerical and organizational work in the office.  All candidates must be proficient in AutoCAD with some proficiency in Photoshop, SketchUp and Revit.  Strong work ethic, sense of humor, and willingness to learn a must.  Salary will be commensurate with abilities.

Any students interested in a full time summer internship with the above outlook, please send resume and contact information to .

Trillium Architects  (4/26/16)

Trillium Architects LLC is a boutique architecture firm in Ridgefield, CT (in Fairfield County, CT on the border of Westchester County, NY).

We have specialized specifically in super sustainable residential design since 2004. We have many houses with the certifications of LEED, Net Zero, Passive House and even one Living Building Challenge project. We are considered the leading ‘green’ architects in our region.

We are seeking an entry level employee (0-3 years’ experience) who is interested in settling down in the area and who is open to long term employment.

The candidate should have a passionate interest in cutting edge sustainable technologies as well as a solid interest in beautiful and buildable residential design. The candidate should be an enthusiastic learner and be willing do the myriad tasks involved with working in a small (5-6 person) firm.

We work primarily in AutoCAD and SketchUp.

Please send resumes and letters of interest to

www.trilliumarchitects.com

 

Universal Forest Products (4/21/16)

 Work in a team environment at our Hudson NY location. We are a national manufacturer and distributor of structural building components.

The Designer is responsible for the accurate design of roof and floor trusses, walls and components for single family and commercial projects.

Works under general supervision; exercises little discretion and judgment on work priority on a regular basis.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Design metal plate connected wood trusses and Wall Panels utilizing Mitek software.
  • Prepares bids, layouts and engineered profiles utilizing Mitek software
  • Optimize designs for maximum efficiency.
  • Review orders, layouts and data files for accuracy
  • Assist sales and production with design service and troubleshooting
  • Performs other duties as required.

Skills and abilities

  • Proficiency in the use of the English language in reading, writing and speaking
  • Ability to read and understand blue prints
  • Strong math skills
  • Ability to use a computer terminal
  • Ability to successfully interact with all organizational levels and the public
  • Ability to communicate effectively with others, including customers, peers, and management
  • Ability to manage several activities/projects at once, to organize and prioritize work, to meet deadlines, to prepare plans, goals and budgets.
  • Ability to sit at a desk for prolonged periods of time, be mobile in the work environment, and work hours mandated by management.
  • Ability to pass a drug test

If you are:

  • Self Motivated
  • Willing To Learn
  • Have the Ability to Work With Others

Universal Forest Products (WWW.UFPI.COM) offers:

  •  Year-round employment
    Competitive wages
    Medical & dental plan
    401k
    Holiday & vacation pay
    Plus, opportunities for advancement within our company.

Please apply in person Monday to Friday from 8:00am to 5:00pm at 11 Falls Industrial Park Road, Hudson NY just off of Route 9H, 2 miles north of Columbia County Airport. Or call Rich Flinn at 518-828-2888. Resume can be e-mailed to RFLINN@UFPI,com

Apicella + Bunton Architects LLC

New Haven, CT (4/20/16)

Apicella + Bunton Architects LLC, an award-winning, full-service architectural design studio, is seeking a motivated architect or architectural designer with 4-6 years of experience and the following qualifications for a full-time position:

  • B. Arch or M. Arch degree.
  • Strong organizational, collaborative, and multitasking skills.
  • Strong writing and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent graphic and design sensibilities.
  • Excellent time-management skills, and the ability to prioritize tasks.
  • The ability to work independently and within a team environment.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, and familiarity with Sketchup, 3D Programs, Photoshop, InDesign. Revit experience a plus.

Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and work samples in PDF format no larger than 4 MB to .   No phone calls please.

O’NEILL ROSE ARCHITECTS

Brooklyn, NY (4/18/16)

O’Neill Rose Architects is looking for a summer intern to work on current projects and competitions, as well as working directly with principal Faith Rose on press and public relations.

Located in Brooklyn, NY, O’Neill Rose Architects is a small firm whose work is primarily residential.  The firm’s projects include lofts, apartments, and townhouses in Brooklyn and Manhattan, houses in Massachusetts and upstate New York, and global commercial furniture design.  The firm recently received the 2016 AIANY Design Merit Award and the 2016 Architizer A+Award.

If interested, please submit a resume, portfolio samples, and availability to:

EYP ARCHITECTURE & ENGINEERING: FOUR NEW POSITIONS INCLUDING SUMMER INTERN 4/2/16

Prominently ranked on numerous industry “best of” lists, EYP is a national, award-winning architectural and engineering firm with a strong commitment to design excellence. Our portfolio includes new construction, science and technology, renovation and historic preservation projects for college, university and government clients. We design buildings and building systems many of which are more complex science building.

Engineering Summer Intern Albany, NY
EYP is currently hiring an engineering student Intern. This student will work under supervision and may be involved in a variety of different projects and trades (Electrical, Energy, HVAC, Fire Protection) within the office. Duties could include a mixture of the following:

  • Preparing layouts of engineering systems
  • Performing engineering calculations
  • Performing energy modeling
  • Spreadsheet work and utility bill entry & analysis
  • Writing reports
  • Assisting in site condition surveys

Additional responsibilities could include spatial coordination with architecture and other engineering systems and assisting with contract submittals.

Applicants must be currently enrolled in an engineering degree program and have knowledge of technology and methodologies used to create innovative approaches to building design. Must understand basic engineering systems and principles and be able to work with limited  supervision.

Effective communication, organization and presentation skills and the ability to work in fast-paced, challenging work environment are necessary.

Interested candidates must apply on-line at www.eypaedesign.com/about-us/careers.

EYP is seeking entry-level or experienced graduates for the following three positions:

Program Outreach Consultant United States
We are currently seeking a Project Outreach professional to support our work on utility programs in the Midwest. This person will be located in our Des Moines, IA; Minnetonka, MN; or our Madison, WI office and focus on conducting outreach for these efficiency programs by identifying, researching and recruiting ideal projects to apply to the program…

Project Architect Houston, TX
WHR is the healthcare practice for EYP. WHR is currently seeking an experienced Project Architect with strong commitment to design excellence. This position will require the use of design and technical expertise in the production of project drawings...

Project Coordinator Houston, TX
The Project Coordinator works closely with the Project Managers and/or Project Leaders on specific projects to facilitate communication flow, information and document transfer, and project organization and production…


 NYC DEPARTMENT OF ENVIROMENTAL PROTECTION: IN-HOUSE DESIGN INTERN

Job ID 2016-1538# Positions 3
Location US-Lefrak, 5th Floor
Program Start Date 6/6/2016 / Program End Date 8/12/2016

Overview:The Bureau of Engineering, Design and Construction is responsible for the design and construction of major water-related capital projects. The Bureau’s projects focus on maintaining the continued delivery of high quality drinking water and upgrading the 14 wastewater plants located throughout the City to improve water quality and comply with new rules and regulations.The selected candidate will be responsible for performance of elementary design work; assisting with the planning, coordination and implementation of the design and construction of capital projects; assisting with the evaluation of technical issues, design alternatives and/or proposals; and preparing of technical reports and scopes of work for engineering projects.Preferred candidates: 1 – Civil Engineering candidate (focus in structural engineer); 1 – CAD focused candidate (any engineering discipline); and 1 – Architectural candidate. Preferred coursework: Design of Structures, Design of Construction Systems, Foundation Engineering, and Hydraulics and Hydrology. Experience with AutoCAD, 3DRevit. These are paid positions.

Qualifications: Student must currently be enrolled at a college/university majoring in structural design, civil, electrical, mechanical and environmental engineering or architecture. Student must have at least a 2.5GPA (on a 4.0 scale). Student must have at least a junior class standing

Selection Criteria: Strong writing skills; effective interpersonal skills; familiarity and/or experience with computers/software; leadership skills; self-motivation; and ability to work well with minimal supervision.

APPLICATION MUST BE POSTED ON THE WEBSITE BY APRIL 1ST.
TO APPLY GO TO: http://www.nyc.gov/html/  dep/html/job_opportunities/icims_internships.shtml


COLLABORATIVE DESIGN STUDIO, RENO, NEVADA: ARCHITECTURAL INTERN 3/25

Collaborative Design Studio is a 40-year old, multi-faceted architectural firm based in Reno, NV., that provides environmentally sustainable design, energy efficient design, historic preservation and interior design services. Collaborative Design Studio has ongoing projects throughout the United States, with a primary market is the Northern California/Northern Nevada region and hundreds of projects located in the Lake Tahoe National Forest/Lake Tahoe Basin area.

Collaborative Design Studio is presently seeking qualified present and graduating Architecture students to join our outstanding team as architectural interns. Applicants are encouraged to visit www.collaborativedesignstudio.com for more information.


GENSLER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

Each year, Gensler’s intern class represents the best emerging talent from approximately 50 schools across the world. Internships in each of our offices provide unique hands-on experience in real projects, working side by side with our design teams and clients. In fact, Gensler has hosted more than 2,500 internships, developing a growing network of future designers.

Click here to learn more about Gensler’s internship program and application process.


LONNEY RICK KISS ARCHITECTS: ARCHITECTURAL DESIGNER 3/16

Looney Ricks Kiss is a nationally recognized design firm built around a collaborative team of architects, urban designers, planners, interior designers, and environmental graphic designers who believe that great places are created through the integration of all these disciplines. LRK has architectural and planning opportunities in Memphis, TN, Dallas, TX, Princeton, NJ, Celebration, FL, New Orleans, LA. If you have interest in urban design and renewal, to high-rise residential projects and have involvement from the beginning to the end of the process, LRK is the firm for you!

Architectural Designer: Responsibilities include rigorous attention to design and documentation of well-conceived architecture, assisting in conceptualization and construction administration. The ideal candidate will have 0-2 years of proven experience in all phases of the design process. Proficiency with Revit, AutoCad, InDesign, PhotoShop, SketchUp Pro and Microsoft Office Suite desired. Professional degree in architecture required.

This is your opportunity to join a talented team of design professionals. LRK offers professional growth and an excellent benefits package… in a friendly, creative, and positive work environment. For more information on LRK, please visit www.lrk.com.

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and three professional references to . LRK is an Equal Opportunity Employer


MCGRAW BAGNOLI ARCHITECTS, ARCHITECTURAL DESIGNER (3/16)

McGraw Bagnoli Architects, a ten-person design firm in Washington D.C., is seeking to hire an Architectural Designer to join our team and will be on campus this spring to interview qualified applicants. The firm is dedicated to pursuing a range of project types and provides complete professional services in the fields of architecture, campus and community planning, and urban design.

Successful applicants will demonstrate strong design and graphic production skills, and should be interested in obtaining a range of project experience from conceptual design through construction administration. Candidates must be detail-oriented, efficient, and adaptable to changing deadlines and priorities. Designers are expected to be critical and creative thinkers who work well as part of a team.

Successful candidates will meet the following criteria:

  • Recent graduates (B.Arch or M.Arch) with 1-3 years experience preferred but not required
  • Interest in gaining experience in design, detailing, digital modeling, digital fabrication, and/or graphics
  • Enthusiasm for the application of digital methods to fabrication, construction, and building science
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Knowledge of sustainable building practices and/or LEED accreditation

All candidates interested should forward their resume and work samples/portfolio (up to 10MB total) in PDF format to i. Please direct any questions to the aforementioned email.


JOEB  MOORE & PARTNERS, GREENWICH, CT 3/14/16

Joeb Moore & Partners is a Residential Architecture and Design Firm known for its intellect in design, craftsmanship, and inventive building systems and details. The practice specializes in precise and creative buildings, landscapes, and environments that explore the interface between the social and physical, between convention and invention, between art and construction.

We are looking for candidates who possess a variety of proven and exceptional skill sets including:

  • Physical Model Building
  • 3D modeling – Rhinoceros 3D specialized
  • Rendering – VRay specialization
  • Conceptual Design
  • 3D Printing
  • Graphic Design
  • Marketing
  • Organization

You will be exposed to contemporary residential projects with tasks that may include site visits.  This immersive approach to architectural projects and the profession, we feel, creates the most intensive and capable Architect.

Joeb Moore & Partners is located in Greenwich, CT with easy access to Metro North.

We will be conducting interviews in early April, either in person at our Greenwich office, or via Skype/Google Hangouts.

Please apply by emailing the following to with “Summer Intern 2016 Application” in the subject line:

  • Curriculum Vitae/Resume as a PDF (limited to no more than 2 pages)
  • Portfolio of selected works as a PDF (max file size of 5MB)
  • Cover letter including your availability period

Please do not call regarding this position.  Email any questions to


AWA LIGHTING DESIGNERS, NYC (3/14/16)

 Full Time Summer Research Intern position available at an Architectural Lighting Design Studio in Greenpoint Brooklyn. This individual should be analytical, intelligent, question our zeitgeist on one plane, and then be well-organized, meticulous in detail, and energetic. All of these qualities will be useless to us if you were not a positive and happy person. We are located very proudly in Brooklyn, in a beautiful factory loft in Greenpoint close to the river.

Requirements:

  • Must have strong research and analytical skills
  • Must have excellent writing skills
  • Architecture, building sciences, urban design, social science, activist background preferred.
  • Please be extremely organized and fastidious, attention to detail is key
  • Must be quick on the computer (should know quick commands)
  • Must be highly proficient with Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • May also be needed to provide general studio support, if required
  • Proficiency in Adobe Suite CS5 (Photoshop and InDesign) is required

Compensation: $400 to 450 per week for a 5-DAY 40 (or so) hour week.

Please email your resume and portfolio of sample work to . Please make sure you have the required skills & disposition for this job before you send in your resume. Please place “Research Internship” and your name in the email subject and keep email files under 5mb.


MISRA & ASSOCIATES, PC – SUMMER 2016 INTERNSHIP IN NYC 3/7/16

Misra & Associates (www.misragroup.com) is a NYC based firm working on domestic and international projects of varying scope.  We currently have summer internship positions available with the possibility of permanent employment. Ideal candidate will be self-motivated, well organized and detail oriented with strong computer skills in ACAD, Rhino, Maxwell Render and Photoshop. Candidate shall assist team members in all phases of projects including initial survey and programming, design development, rendering, production of contract documents and construction administration. Please forward resume and portfolio in PDF format, along with cover letter, to ma@misragroup.com.


BY-ENCORE / PAX BROOKLYN 3/4/16

3D studio specialized in high-end architectural rendering www.by-encore.com

POSITION: 3D RENDERER (INTERNSHIP, 3 MONTHS MINIMUM)

This position includes:

  • assisting the artistic director and his team in all the aspects of their work;
  • gathering all the necessary documentation from the clients;
  • starting to translate CADs, drawings and architectural sketches into 3D models in 3DS MAX;
  • help furnishing, texturing, lighting 3D scenes;
  • supporting the postproduction work in Photoshop;
  • classifying 3D files;

The perfect applicant will (by order of importance):

  • have talent, curiosity and a faculty to truly think out-of-the-box;
  • be an undergraduate student in Architecture, or an equivalent diploma in a relevant field, with at least 5 completed semesters;
  • has a proven experience of at least 1 to 2 years in 3D design/modeling;
  • manifest a genuine interest in architecture and interior design (of course!);
  • manifest a genuine interest in art and design in general;
  • has good knowledge of 3DS Max, V-Ray and Photoshop;
  • be self-motivated and autonomous;
  • show a constant attention to details, even when working under time pressure;
  • have good communication skills;
  • be willing to learn new skills while multi tasking;
  • have a highly developed sense of organization;
  • place quality above all other qualities;
  • display a wry sense of humor!

We offer a relaxed yet demanding work environment, with a perfect vantage point to better understand 3D rendering in particular, and the architectural process in general.

The duration of the internship will be adapted to the candidate’s needs, but a minimum of 3 months is required. Full time is preferred but not mandatory. Applicants should send their portfolio in a compelling introduction email to: 

POSITION: 3D RENDERER (FULL TIME).

In close collaboration with our artistic director, he/she will be given as much autonomy as possible. This position includes:

  • participating in initial briefings with clients;
  • progressively managing the whole rendering process;
  • translating CADs, drawings and architectural sketches into 3D models in 3DS MAX;
  • furnishing, texturing, lighting 3D scenes;
  • working on postproduction in Photoshop;

The perfect applicant will (by order of importance):

  • have talent, curiosity and a faculty to truly think out-of-the-box;
  • have a proven experience of at least 1 to 2 years in 3D design/modeling;
  • hold a Bachelors or Master’s Degree in Architecture and/or in Art and/or in Art and technology, computer/digital art;
  • be self-motivated and autonomous;
  • manifest a genuine interest in art and design in general;
  • manifest a genuine interest in architecture and interior design (of course!);
  • be willing to learn and adapt his/her know-how to best meet the clients expectations;
  • have strong and tested technical skills with 3DS Max, V-Ray and Photoshop;
  • show a constant attention to details, even when working under time pressure;
  • have good communication skills;
  • have a highly developed sense of organization;
  • place quality above all other qualities;
  • display a wry sense of humor!

Applicants should send their portfolio in a compelling introduction email to:

This is a full time position. We offer a relaxed yet demanding work environment, an attractive salary, and an extraordinary chance to accompany the medium/long term growth of our companies.

 


BP ARCHITECTS, NYC, INTERNSHIP (2/16)

BP Architecture is a full service architecture and interior design firm and we currently have a summer internship opening. During the student’s internship, the intern will be exposed to projects of all sizes from 500 sf residential to 70,000 sf commercial projects. We are looking for students who are positive but motivated and has the drive and creativity to learn, adapt and get things done. Our office is about 10 people and busy with an office in India as well. Exposure to the construction industry is great. This is definitely an office where one can hone their skills to be great future architects. The intern will work under a project architect and the applicant will assist in the following:

  • Putting together design packages
  • The development of construction documents
  • Detailing
  • Attend meetings
  • Rendering
  • Material research
  • Code Research

Required:

  • Strong sense of team work and good communication skills
  • Proficiency in Revit, Autocad, Adobe Suites, 3DMax, Microsoft Office Suite, etc.

To Apply:  Please send your resume, portfolio and a cover letter in PDF format to:
In your cover letter please briefly describe what you want to achieve as an architect and qualities that would make you an asset to any architectural team.


CS ARCH ARCHITECTURE | ENGINEERING | CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT (8/15)

CSArch Architecture | Engineering | Construction Management, DPC delivers building solutions that inspire learning and growth. As architects and engineers, we know our work has a long-lasting impact. With this in mind, we work collaboratively with each client and partner to evoke exploration and discovery and create designs that best reflect each project’s unique goals. This core belief has driven our practice since its inception in 1991 and has earned us many long-lasting professional relationships. As a testament to our value of long-term relationships, we proudly continue to work with our very first client. Our employees work in an open, team-centric office with both recent graduates and seasoned professionals who are motivated and challenged every day. To work here is to be part of a talented and sociable group of architects and engineers who value personal and professional development. CSArch is consistently ranked as a top revenue-producing firm in the Greater Capital Region (Source: Albany Business Review 2015 Books of Lists).

POSITION: ENTRY LEVEL ARCHITECTURAL DESIGNER (Newburgh and Albany)

CSArch is accepting applications for full-time architectural designers in our Albany, New York, office. Ideal candidates should be self-motivated with a Bachelor or Master of Architecture degree and up to three years of professional/internship experience. Recent graduates are encouraged to apply. Experience with educational/public projects preferred. Excellent opportunity for professional growth.

Working under the direction of a Project Architect, the architectural designer will create project designs and construction documents, take field measurements and document existing building conditions, research products, codes and guidelines and assist the project architect/construction administrator during construction process.

Position Requirements:

  • Up to 3 years professional/internship experience
  • Bachelor or Master of Architecture Degree
  • Proficiency using AudoCad/Revit, 3D software
  • Experience with educational/public projects, a plus

Compensation and Benefits: Competitive compensation package with profit-sharing opportunity

E-mail cover letter, resume and portfolio: (EOE)


APICELLA + BUNTON ARCHITECTS LLC (5/15)

100 Crown Street
New Haven Connecticut  06510
T 203 777 2121
F 203 777 2525
www.apicellabunton.com 

Apicella + Bunton Architects LLC, an architectural firm located in New Haven CT, is seeking designers or architects with 1-4 years of experience and the following qualifications for a full-time position:

  • B. Arch or M. Arch degree.
  • Strong organizational, collaborative, and multitasking skills.
  • Strong writing and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent graphic and design sensibilities.
  • Excellent time-management skills, and the ability to prioritize tasks.
  • The ability to work independently and within a team environment.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, and familiarity with Sketchup, 3D Programs, Photoshop, InDesign. Revit experience a plus.

Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and work samples in PDF format no larger than 4 MB to work@apicellabunton.com

Apicella + Bunton Architects LLC is also seeking students or recent graduates with the following qualifications for a summer or full-time position:

  • Strong organizational, collaborative, and multitasking skills.
  • Strong writing and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent graphic and design sensibilities.
  • Excellent time-management skills, and the ability to prioritize tasks.
  • The ability to work independently and within a team environment.
  • Interest in design and architecture a plus.

Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to

No phone inquiries, please.


LOCI ARCHITECTURE (4/15)

594 Broadway, Suite 506
New York, NY 10012

We are a growing firm in Soho with a commitment to providing our clients tional service and design throughout the architectural process. We are seeking highly competent individuals who can join our team that is currently managing over $100 million in construction. Our current work includes multifamily housing, private residences, charter schools, university projects, and building restorations. You will join a socially-minded, nimble, collaborative team dedicated to executing projects with rigorous attention to design and detail, and will work on all phases of project development and execution.

As a team member you will be involved in all project phases, including the development of creative design solutions, translating them into accurate and thorough contract documents, and work closely with contractors to achieve a high quality built project. Applicants should be comfortable working in a small office environment and demonstrate the following skills:

  • Organized, self-motivated, enthusiastic, and willing to take on a variety of tasks
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills, time management and the ability to multi-task
  • Experience with CADD and rendering software

Qualifications

  • A Bachelor of Architecture or Master of Architecture degree in the United States or equivalent degree earned in a foreign country

To Apply:

Please send your resume, portfolio and a cover letter in PDF format to: resumeslociarchitecture.com

In your cover letter please briefly describe the following:

  • A short summary of experience in other architecture offices
  • Other design-related interests or your involvement with community based organizations

CLARK PATTERSON LEE (4/15)
Architectural Drafter/Designer

Clark Patterson Lee has openings for CAD Drafters/ Designers with two or more years of experience.  The position would be in our New Windsor, NY location. The successful candidate will provide architectural design and drafting support for projects throughout the schematic, design development, and construction document production phases.  The position requires an ability to read architectural and engineering drawings and prepare schematic design and design development drawings.  All of our architects, engineers and designers work as an integral part of a project team, ensuring the translation of design intent into construction documentation.  The role requires design work utilizing AutoCAD, Revit experience is a plus.

About Clark Patterson Lee

Clark Patterson Lee is an award winning full-service design firm offering the services of architects, civil engineers and MEP engineers under one roof.  With a staff of 200+, the firm has offices in New York, Georgia, North and South Carolina.  Contact Kari M. Messler at or 845-522-5788.   www.clarkpattersonlee.com.


 

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