Professional Opportunities

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The New York City Department of Environment Protection is seeking an Architect to join their Queens office to prepare and/or supervise the preparation of contract documents; drawings & specifications for major projects for new construction, remodeling or repair of public works, structures or installations for DEP.

Learn more about this role Here.

Bjarke Ingles Group is seeking a NYC Project Architect.

Duties Include:

  • Defending BIG’s design intent throughout all phases

  • Reporting to the Partner-in-Charge

  • Communication with Client & Consultant team

  • Production of contract documents

  • Management and mentorship of team members

Learn more about this role Here.

Please send a resume and portfolio to williamj@big.dk

 

Estee Lauder Companies is looking for an Architectural Project Manager to direct the end to end process for Facilities Management capital projects, from pre-lease design activities, design phase, construction, and post-move project closeout. Ongoing collaboration with various ELC Stakeholders (clients), ELC corporate department partners, landlords and/or property management teams, external consultants and suppliers throughout the project timeline.

Learn more about this role Here.

 

10.31.2019

Steven Winter Associates Inc. is looking for an Accessibility Specialist and a Building Enclosure Consultant.

Learn more about these roles Here. 

Steven Winter Associates Inc. provides research, consulting and advisory services to improve commercial, residential and multifamily built environments for private and public sector clients. We specialize in energy, sustainability and accessibility consulting as well as certification, research & development and compliance services.

NYC Parks is seeking a Landscape Architect who has proven design experience and excellent project management skills. The ideal candidate is effective at visually and verbally communicating design ideas throughout the project process and is able to actively listen, balance and incorporate many viewpoints into the design.

Learn more about this role Here.

NYC Parks' mission is to plan resilient and sustainable parks, public spaces, and recreational amenities, build a park system for the present and future generations, and care for parks and public spaces.

 

Bureau V  seeks full-time designer/architect. Applicant should possess strong design skills, knowledge of the design process from concept to construction, efficient communication methods, robust organizational skills, and have 2-5 years experience.
Ideal applicants are strong designers who enjoy working on architectural projects, but are also comfortable working in numerous fields, including the arts, performance, design, and technology.
The position offers the opportunity to grow with the studio over the coming years. Salary is commensurate with skills / experience. NOTE: Strong design skills, the ability to learn quickly, and a pro-active approach can make up for lack of experience in our assessment of candidates.

Please remit a statement of your interest in the position, a CV, and an abbreviated portfolio to request an interview. Please email materials to jobs@bureauv.com. Please limit total document size to a maximum of 10MB.

The NYC Department of Design and Construction, Division of Public Buildings, seeks an Associate Commissioner. The selected candidate will provide leadership to the division's capital portfolio and program units, and will be responsible for planning, directing, and coordinating every aspect of an architectural/building project, controlling projects from initial site preparation to building completion to ensure high quality, innovative, functional designs, and defined construction standards.

To Apply For City Employees, please go to Employee Self Service (ESS), click on Recruiting Activities/Careers and Search for Job ID # 416442. For all other applicants, please go to www.nyc.gov/jobs, go to Search for Open NYC Jobs and click on Non-Employee Login to search for Job ID # 416442.

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is seeking an Intern.

The job description is as follows:

  • Assist in office space plans and system furniture layouts via AutoCAD

  • Assist upper management with overall planning of facility space by providing generic space plans and stacking plans

  • Create feasibility plans to best utilize occupied and vacant space

  • Perform field surveys for spaces where no drawings exist

  • Update materials’ library and furniture boards

  • Assist project managers with project coordination

 Position is a paid internship to be located in 4 WTC, normal working hours 9-5pm or half days if necessary. The hours are flexible, however we’d prefer someone that can do 20 hours or more per week.

To Apply please send a resume and cover letter to rhorsford@panynj.gov

9.30.2019

SCAPE is seeking a Landscape Designer with strong visual and verbal communication skills, including hand sketching and model building, for an entry-level position on our team of innovative and creative thinkers.

 

We are also seeking a Landscape Designer with five to seven years of work experience in the field for our team of innovative and creative thinkers.

SCAPE is a leading landscape architecture and urban design studio based in New York City. Our work integrates natural cycles and systems into environments across all scales, from the urban pocket-park to the regional ecological plan through built landscapes, planning frameworks, research, books, and installations - with the ultimate goal of connecting people to their immediate environment and creating dynamic and adaptive landscapes of the future.

Learn more about the Entry-Level Position Here

Learn more about the Experienced Landscape Designer Position Here

9.06.19

Adjaye Associates is looking for a Project Team Member in our Accra office interested in working on a broad range of scales from private houses, retail and exhibitions to cultura centers, civic landmarks, residential towers and community masterplans. The successful candidate will share in our devotion for social impact and will be committed to developing high-quality work in a self-motivated but collaborative manner, with a strong desire to continually learn.

 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Work with and report daily to Project Lead and/or Project Architect

  • Drafting comprehensive drawing sets from concept through construction documents

  • Generate detailed 3D models to develop all aspects throughout the changing design process

  • Produce professional‐level photorealistic renderings

  • Build physical models throughout all project phases using combination of hand and machine

  • Provide research assistance for topics such as site context or material and system selections

  • Assist project architects in dimensional surveys of existing site/building conditions

  • Communicate with consultants and clients to implement their goals in project deliverables

  • Maintain files including drawings, documents, specifications, correspondences and all other project materials in an organized manner following filing protocols.

  • Ensure all deliverables produced follow standards of the firm and direction from project leader or principal.

  • Develop design and presentation documents in support of various project phases

 

Essential Skills:

  • Excellent communication skills, fluent in English (spoken and written)

  • Significant contributions to an extremely well documented and coordinated drawing set

  • Proficiency in Revit, AutoCAD, Rhino, V-Ray, Grasshopper, and 3ds Max

  • Excellent Adobe Suite skills

  • Understanding of materials, construction techniques, and zoning / building codes.

  • Strong organizational skills and ability to work on multiple or fast paced projects.

Experience & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Architecture.

  • 2-4 years of experience in several phases of the design process: conceptual, detail and design development, construction documents, and construction administration with site supervision

  • Experience working in a leading American or international architecture firm

If this fits what you are looking for, please send a cover letter, resume and portfolio to nnadozie@gmail.com

9.01.19

Aaris Design Studios, PLLC,  NY, NY, is looking for a full time architectural designer, licensed architect preferred, for Construction Administration on a high-rise development in Manhattan.  5 to 15 years experience, must be fluent in Revit.   AutoCad, Indesign, Photo Shop a plus.  Salary commensurate to experience level, plus medical after 3 months probation.

 

Aaris Design Studios' purpose is to create an architecture of design excellence on time and within budget. They aspire to invent architectural solutions, which uplift the spirit and contribute to the improvement of the human condition, in balance with nature.

If this fits what you are looking for, please send a cover letter, resume and portfolio to nhd@aarisny.com

2.25.19

To support the career development of under-represented, minority, and LGBTQ+ design professionals, Union Studio has launched United in Design, a scholarship program that provides the awardee with:

 

  • $2,500 academic scholarship paid directly to their current academic institution

  • Paid summer internship opportunity for 10-weeks at Union Studio in Providence, Rhode Island

  • Housing in Providence for the duration of the internship period

  • Mentor for AXP (NCARB Architectural Experience Program) within the firm

Online applications must be completed by March 6, 2019

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2.24.19

NYC's Department of Design and Construction's High School Summer Internship Program is designed for students interested in pursuing careers in architecture, engineering, building trades, public administration, business administration or information technology. The program is structured to enable students to gain exposure to the many careers in the built environment and to learn about what it takes to build NYC. It is a unique opportunity to prepare students for the growing demands of the job market.

Online applications must be completed by March 4, 2019.

Learn more Here

2.24.19

NYC's Department of Design and Construction's College and Graduate Summer Internship Program is an opportunity for a select group of students to gain valuable experience in the architecture, engineering, design, and construction management professions within a public service context. Students will gain hands-on technical experience through specific field assignments and a mentoring relationship with senior-level technical staff. They will also have the opportunity, through a combination of seminars, site visits, and on-the job training, to learn about the challenges of upgrading and constructing the City’s public buildings and street infrastructure.

Online applications must be completed by March 15, 2019.

Learn more Here

1.24.19

Columbia University's Black Student Alliance is seeking Call for Papers for

BLACK PRODUCTION AND THE SPACE OF THE UNIVERSITY

To be Presented at Columbia University in the City of New York, Spring 2019 | Hosted by the Black Student Alliance at Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture Planning and Preservation [BSA+GSAPP]

We solicit abstracts from students in professional schools of architecture, planning, preservation, real estate development and all those fields whose work engages the built domain and production of space. Papers may address any temporal or regional scope, including investigation of contemporary spatial practices. We also invite reflective, as well as speculative work, which may include satire, creative essays, or uncommon forms like review of a studio or project brief. Papers might address, but are not limited to, topics such as:

01.04.19

Smith Group has created the SmithGroup Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) Scholarship Program to support and mentor students from historically underrepresented demographics in architecture, interior design, planning, landscape architecture and engineering.  The program’s mission is to provide these students with the opportunity to attain their professional goals while advancing the architecture/engineering/construction (AEC) industry and improving the built environment.

This scholarship includes a one-time award of $6,000 to offset the student's tuition at their current academic institution (5 scholarships will be awarded). Additionally, the scholarship recipient will serve as a paid summer intern at any SmithGroup office in the United States where their discipline is located. 

Applications will be accepted through January 18, 2019 for the 2019-2020 academic year. 

Learn More here.

12.18.18

Hunter Roberts has summer internship opportunities available within the NY Operations unit for individuals with a track record of academic success and a deep interest in the industry. Hunter Roberts has several Project Intern opportunities available as well as an opportunity in the Estimating Department and Purchasing Department.

The internship will begin on June 3rd and commence on August 23rd.

 

Responsibilities

The main responsibility of the Intern is to support and assist the Project Management/Department staff on both Administrative and Technical responsibilities as required. At the conclusion of the internship, the Intern will make a presentation to management describing the project, related project tasks and overall learning experience.

Listed below are administrative, technical and field job functions you may be asked to complete as an intern at Hunter Roberts.

 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS * Must be enrolled in an accredited Undergraduate College or University with a sophomore status or junior status * Must be a construction management, engineering or related major * Proficient with Microsoft Office, specifically Outlook, Excel and Word * Ability to work as a team member and to manage competing priorities in fast paced environment

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