AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented 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
+ Currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program in Landscape Architecture, Urban design or related field with the intent to continue enrollment after an internship
+ Must have completed 2 year of study in Landscape Architecture, Urban Design or related field
+ Currently in pursuit of a 5 year Degree in Landscape Architecture or a Masters in Urban Design or related
+ 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
+ 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.
+ Prefer candidates entering senior year or in a graduate school program
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.