Landscape Design Intern - Military veterans preferred

2020-02-13
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee   contract


Brooklyn
New York
United States

United States of America - New York, Brooklyn

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Intern Landscape Design Intern for summer employment with our New York City Urbanism + Planning team. The studio is based in AECOM’s Industry City location in Brooklyn.

Our award-winning Urbanism + Planning team addresses the considerable challenges of our modern world through integrated design. We bring together the broad platform of AECOM to create solutions that synthesize infrastructure and place, systems and people, as well as culture and location. Our portfolio illustrates how design can impact communities and cities grappling with crucial issues such as climate change and resilience; urbanization and hyper-growth; aging and outmoded infrastructure; cultural preservation and growth; and depleting natural resources. In New York, the South Battery Park City project exemplifies how our work as landscape architects and urban designers leverage the infrastructure design for sea level rise to create much-needed public space for communities around lower Manhattan.

Join our team of landscape architects, urban designers, urban planners, analysts, economists and climate experts – we’re looking for entrepreneurial and creative leaders committed to excellence and making an impact through projects that truly make a difference.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Assist in performing design & planning work of studio

  • Prepare hand and computer drawings

  • Project support and coordination

  • Work under supervision of a project manager or senior-level team member

Minimum Requirements

  • Currently in pursuit of an Accredited Degree in Landscape Architecture or a Masters in Urban Design

Preferred Qualifications

  • Students going into their senior year or in a graduate program are strongly preferred

  • Demonstrated production and digital rendering experience with AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, and Rhino

  • Ability to effectively manage time and self-edit work

  • Excellent verbal, written and graphic communication skills

  • Preferred Skills/Experience:

  • Experience in Microstation, Grasshopper, Revit, ArcGIS, and other computer applications is highly desired.

  • Someone that is a team player and possesses the ability to collaborate as part of a diverse studio team.

  • Possess the skills to generate exceptional two dimensional and three dimensional design graphics.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Architecture and Design

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Intern / Student

Requisition/Vacancy No. 234324BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.