Intern Architect

Reporting to:

Project Manager / Project Architect

Responsibilities:

  • Understand the design project
  • Assist the project leader in developing required drawings, models, images and other documents relating to the design
  • Take responsibility, where required by the project leader, for specific areas of the design and project development
  • Attend, where required, project design and construction stage team meetings, record meeting minutes, and assist the project leader with required follow-through tasks
  • Assist with necessary materials research, construction systems, and any necessary project informational requirements
  • Develop knowledge and experience in contract construction drawings and specifications; advance skills in CAD/3D systems pertinent to this objective
  • Seek and record evidence of, continuing professional development as required by NCARB’s Intern Development Program (IDP)
  • Contribute and otherwise assist, as required

Qualities and Skills Required:

  • Legally able to work in the United States
  • Bachelor of Architecture (BArch), Bachelor of Science (BS) in Architectural Studies (Or, candidate for these degrees)
  • Able to demonstrate ability to undertake the above responsibilities
  • Ability to take initiative in response to direction, instruction or criticism
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines efficiently
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively as part of a team or independently
  • Candidate must be able to take direction from the project leader and manage assignments in an organized and efficient manner
  • Able to build good relationships at all levels, internally and externally
  • Flexible attitude and open-minded to learning new methodology, digital tools, and systems new to you
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Proficiency in a CAD or BIM application (min. 1-year experience)
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, or Google Documents (min. 1-year experience)
  • Ability to sketch and diagram by hand
  • Excellent communication skills: written and verbal

Desirable:

  • 1-2 years experience in an architecture firm, post-BArch. or BS in Architecture degree.
  • Experience using Nemetschek Vectorworks Architect CAD/BIM software
  • Experience using SketchUp, Rhino, formZ or other 3D modeling software, including renderers
  • Experience using online project collaboration and document management software (eg: Basecamp)
  • Experience using a cloud-based CDE (common data environment) application (eg: Procore, Aconex, Bluebeam Studio)
  • Experience using Adobe Creative Suite software (eg: Photoshop, InDesign)
  • Experience with Mac OS X platform

We are currently looking for an Intern Architect