Intern Architect

Franke : Franke, Inc. - Austin, TX

InternshipEstimated: $64,000 - $84,000 a year
Intern Architect (Two Positions Available)

Learn, grow, focus on accuracy and quality of drawing production skills. Bring a great attitude and high level of enthusiasm to the office team.
Know what you’re capable of, and know when to ask questions.

Daily Duties
Create and document AutoCAD generated plans, elevations, details, sections and schedules as required to produce best-practice design and technical documentation of projects
Develop AutoDesk Revit and Associated Rendering Tool 3D Models for study and presentation
Work with the firm’s team members to support and develop DD and CD integration in order to maximize efficiency, and design ingenuity through iterative DD and CD processes practiced by the firm
Work with the purpose of accommodating accelerated project development and meeting or exceeding the firm’s design, project, and financial expectations

Bachelor's or Master's degree in Architecture from an accredited university, or Certified AutoDesk Training Academy with evidence of superior success
A minimum of 2 years of experience working in an Architectural firm with evidence of advancement as an Architect-in-Training or CAD and REVIT technician is essential.
Superior working knowledge of AutoDesk Building Design Suite programs, and in-particular AutoCad, Revit, and Associated Rendering Tool 3D Modeling is required
Demonstrate a desire for growth in technical knowledge of building systems, specifications and construction methods, including building codes and relevant jurisdictional matters

Initial competitive compensation package to be determined based on candidate interviews, work samples, and quality of references
Annual competitive compensation commensurate with experience and demonstrable contributions to success of the firm
Opportunity for growth based on smart and dedicated personal work ethic
Performance-based bonuses
Paid company holidays
Paid Personal and Sick Time
Paid Medical Insurance
Paid Time and Course Costs for Applicable Professional Development Training
NCARB AXP mentorship

If you believe that this position sounds like a match for your skill sets, interests, and desire for growth and leadership opportunities, please contact: addressed to Elizabeth C. Franke, AIA, Partner, with a formal letter of interest, current resume in PDF format, and recent representative work samples that display your depth and breadth of professional qualities and capabilities. You will be contacted by a firm Partner within 7 days of receipt with a thank you letter for your submission, and an invitation to meet with us for further discussion if we believe your skill sets and presentation of past work would fit well with our expectations for the position.

About Franke : Franke, Inc.

Franke : Franke Architects, Landscape Architects, Land Planners, and Design-Builders is a small office led by Elizabeth Franke, AIA, and Tim Franke, RLA. We are by nature a collaborative design, planning, and design-build team that strives to bring clarity of program, integration of site, structure, light, and a studied sense of materiality and construction technologies together into form, use, building and green technologies, and - meaning for our Clients. These are our core values, and from our beginnings with humble projects and programs, our values have remained the same – to deliver the highest-level design and creativity to each project while also fulfilling the financial and programmatic requirements of our Clients. From beginning to end, we believe that a deep understanding of site, strong continuity of ideas, and clear and thoughtful construction detailing must be intertwined to create works that lead to better and more joyful and productive lives for our clients and those who use and occupy our projects.

Visit us on the Austin American Institute of Architects 2019 Home Tour on October 19-20.