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03.12.2020

Moody Nolan has several openings for their New York City office for positions including  Project Designer, Project Architect, Project Administrator, Project Coordinator and more!

Learn more about these roles, and apply Here.

The New York City Economic Development Corporation is looking for a Senior Planner for their Land use Department. Their vision is to make New York City the global model for inclusive innovation and economic growth, fueled by the City’s diverse people and businesses.

Learn more about the role, and apply Here.

02.13.2020

The New York City Department of Housing Preservation and development is seeking a Senior Urban Designer.  As a Senior Urban Designer for the Office of Neighborhood Strategies, you will provide critical design and zoning services to meet the goals and vision of the Mayor’s Housing Plan. Reporting to the Director of Pre-Development in the Division of Planning and Predevelopment, you will support teams advancing HPD’s new construction pipeline on City-owned sites and within neighborhood planning studies, contributing to the development of vital affordable housing and neighborhood amenities across New York City. By ensuring that future development is based on sound zoning and design assumptions and informed by community input, you will play a valuable role in fostering high-quality investments that make a positive impact in neighborhoods.

Learn more about the role, and apply Here.

02.04.2020

Snøhetta is seeking a full-time Designer/Architect.  An ideal Designer/Architect candidate will possess a professional degree in Architecture, have 2-5 years of professional architecture experience, a strong design sensibility, talent and rigor.  Proficiency with AutoCAD, Revit, Rhino, Adobe CS, Word and Excel required and experience through all phases of design is helpful in our assessments of candidates.
 

Learn more about the role, and apply Here.

 

Bureau V  seeks a full-time Project Architect and Junior Architect/Designer. 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.

Applicants for the Junior Architect/Designer position should possess strong design skills, knowledge of the design process, efficient communication methods, robust organizational skills, and have 1-3 years experience.

Applicants for the Project Architect position should possess strong design and managerial skills, efficient communication methods, knowledge of construction documents and administration, and 3-8 years experience.

Both positions offer 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 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.

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

03.01.2020

Each year the NYC School Construction Authority offers a Summer Internship Program (“SIP”) for 125 college-bound NYC public high school students. SIP is designed to provide students with exposure to a wide range of careers within the public and private sectors. This is accomplished through a paid, six-week internship at the SCA or with one of our business partners throughout New York City. 

 

Students recommended for SIP are expected to meet the following eligibility criteria:

 

1.  Be a New York City public high school student;

2.  Have an interest in one or more of the following career interest areas: architecture, engineering (civil, electrical, mechanical, structural and or environmental), construction management, business, information technology, real estate and or public administration;

3.  Have a grade point average of 80 or higher;

4.  Be available to work full time from July 6 -August 14, 2020; and

5.  Be able to provide original proof of authorization to work in the United States during the SIP registration process during the first week in June at the SCA: this includes original unexpired I-9 documentation and original age appropriate working papers (for those born after July 6, 2002).

 

In order to be considered for SIP, the following application materials must be submitted to SIP by March 6, 2020.

 

1.  Completed online SIP application,

2.  Current resume,

3.  Complete official high school transcript, and

4.  Recommendation form (see attached form)

 

Students are asked to upload their resume as well as their transcript (as a PDF document) to their online application; they may ask their school counselors to send their transcript to SIP electronically. The recommendation form is to be completed by a teacher or guidance counselor and returned directly to SIP electronically. If students have any difficulties, they may contact SIP at SCAINTERNSHIPS@nycsca.org. Students will be notified of the selection decisions for the SIP interview process by email by March 20. Interviews will be held during the NYC DOE Spring break from April 13-17, 2020, at the SCA. Students will be notified of the selection decisions for the program by May 11. Students selected either to interview and/or for SIP will receive a Doodle Poll invite by email asking them to register for these events.

 

The link to the applicant login for the Summer Intern 2020 position is available on the Summer Internship Page on the SCA website at http:///www.nycsca.org; Click Careers-Internships-Summer Internship Program.  

 

Key Dates:

 

1.  Application Deadline: March 6

2.  Notification of selection decision for the interview process: March 20

3.  Interviews at the SCA offices in Long Island City: April 13-17

4.  Notification of selection decision for the program: May 11

5.  Registration for selected students with the SCA’s human resources department: June 1-4

 

LEARN MORE HERE

02.04.2020

DDC’s 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 the public sector. Students will gain hands-on technical experience through specific field assignments and a mentoring relationship with senior-level
technical staff.

The Department of Design and Construction (DDC) serves as the City’s primary capital construction project manager. They build many of the civic facilities New Yorkers use every day

 

LEARN MORE HERE

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

APPLY 

 

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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